Missouri Democrat & others grill defense, justice, & homeland security officials about new military gear donations to local police.
Gov. Pat Quinn is set to visit several Illinois communities that were hit by deadly tornadoes.
Gov. Quinn says he’ll appeal FEMA decision to deny federal relief.
Governor Quinn says the state will appeal
Task Force One will be doing search & rescue missions in flooded areas.
Federal Emergency Management Agency Insurance Specialist Robert Butler says the higher the levees, the lower the premiums.
The Federal Emergency Management Agency and State Emergency Management Agency will assess the extent to which two tornadoes ripped through the area.
More than $73 million in federal aid has been approved so far to help Illinois communities hurt by April’s floods.
Midwesterners accustomed to generous government aid after ice storms, floods and tornadoes may soon have to look somewhere else for help when disaster strikes.
A nationwide drought, the worst to hit the U.S. in decades, has lowered water levels along the Mississippi River, threatening barge traffic.