FEMA Preparedness

Witnesses spoke about the Federal Emergency Management Agency’s (FEMA) reform efforts since Hurricane Katrina. Craig Fugate said… read more

Witnesses spoke about the Federal Emergency Management Agency’s (FEMA) reform efforts since Hurricane Katrina. Craig Fugate said FEMA would not be able to handle a nuclear emergency similar to the one unfolding at the Fukushima power plant in Japan, but that the government was better prepared to deal with radiological emergencies after years of dirty bomb scenario training. He also talked about FEMA relief operations since the Japanese earthquake.  close

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FEMA Preparedness

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Program ID:
298548-1
Category:
Senate Committee
Format:
Senate Committee
Location:
Washington, District of Columbia, United States
First Aired:
Mar 17, 2011
Last Aired:
Mar 18, 2011

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  • Mar 17, 2011 | 3:43pm EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Mar 17, 2011 | 8:00pm EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • Mar 18, 2011 | 3:44am EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • Mar 18, 2011 | 10:05am EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • Mar 18, 2011 | 5:20pm EDT | C-SPAN 1
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