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A neighborhood destroyed by Hurricane Sandy (Photo by Spencer Platt/Getty Images)

Opinion: Sandy Reminds Us Of The Need For FEMA And That Romney Would Shut It Down

Romney was asked at a presidential debate whether FEMA should be shut down in light of the deficit. Romney replied that FEMA should “absolutely” be shut down. He was asked specifically if that included disaster relief. He replied that it was “immoral” to provide such relief in the face of “larger debts”, emphasizing that “it makes no sense at all” to have such programs.

10/30/2012

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Overnight America: October 30, 2012 – Phil Yakobowski, Tamara Bronstein, Rich Voss, Brian Miretsky

WBAL Newsman Phil Yakobowski joined us to talk about what Hurricane Sandy is doing to the Baltimore area. Red Cross Disaster Relied Coordinator Tamara Bronstein called us from the eye of the storm in New […]

10/30/2012

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More St. Louisans Headed to The Gulf Coast

Katie Beall has worked on the ground during the Good Friday tornado, house fires and blizzards. But this time, she’s working behind the scenes.

08/30/2012

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26 St. Louis Red Cross Volunteers Head to the Gulf Coast

The St. Louis area is expected to get plenty of rain from Isaac.

08/28/2012

St. Louis firefighters work to contain a fire on the roof of an apartment building during a five alarm fire in St. Louis on July 17, 2012. Nearly 200 apartments in the complex were involved after a fire spread throughout the roof of the buildings.  UPI/Bill Greenblatt

UPDATE: Fire Survivors Asking “What Do I Do Now?”

Red Cross CEO Cindy Erickson says “Our priority today is really helping them with what do I in the next 24 hours,”

07/18/2012

Harrisburg Tornado Damage

Harrisburg Residents Still On Edge With More Storms

But the recovery continues

03/02/2012

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Red Cross Expanding Operations in Tornado-Damaged Areas

Four local response teams have been dispatched

03/01/2012

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Are You Prepared For A Disaster?

Red Cross holding conference to help you be prepared

02/28/2012

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Local Volunteers Ready for Irene

“We’re in it for the hugs”

08/26/2011

Clare Blase,  St. Michael's grade school

Strangers and Friends Give Blood for 7th Grade Girl

Clare Blase has friends she never met.

06/01/2011

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