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  • Hurricane Recovery Efforts in Puerto Rico and Virgin Islands Governors
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    Hurricane Recovery Efforts in Puerto Rico and Virgin Islands, Governors

    Following remarks by the nation’s governors, a second panel of utility officials from Puerto Rico and the Virgin Islands spoke before the Senate Energy Committee to discuss their role in…

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  • Hurricane Recovery Efforts in Puerto Rico and Virgin Islands Power Utility Officials
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    Hurricane Recovery Efforts in Puerto Rico and Virgin Islands, Power Utility Officials

    Utility officials from Puerto Rico and the Virgin Islands testified before the Senate Energy Committee on their role in Hurricanes Irma and Maria recovery efforts on the island territories. Among…

    326 views
  • Hurricane and Infrastructure Recovery Private Sector Officials Panel
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    Hurricane and Infrastructure Recovery, Private Sector Officials Panel

    Public and private sector officials testified at a House Energy and Commerce subcommittee hearing on infrastructure response and recovery efforts in the wake of a series of deadly…

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  • Hurricane and Infrastructure Recovery Government Officials Panel
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    Hurricane and Infrastructure Recovery, Government Officials Panel

    Public and private sector officials testified at a House Energy and Commerce subcommittee hearing on infrastructure response and recovery efforts in the wake of a series of deadly…

    156 views
  • Hearing Focuses on Oversight Boards Role in Puerto Ricos Recovery From Hurricanes
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    Puerto Rico Hurricane Recovery Challenges

    The House Natural Resources Committee held a hearing with officials from the Financial Oversight and Management Board assigned to lead the efforts in fixing Puerto Rico’s bankrupted economy. Members…

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  • Washington Journal Vann Newkirk Discusses the Environmental Challenges in Puerto Rico
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    Vann Newkirk on the Environmental Challenges in Puerto Rico

    Vann Newkirk talked about his recent article in The Atlantic, on how Hurricane Maria worsened the environmental crisis in Puerto Rico.

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  • FEMA Administrator Testifies on Federal Response to Hurricanes
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    Federal Response to Hurricanes

    Federal Emergency Management Agency Administrator Brock Long was among the witnesses who testified at a hearing on the federal government’s response to various hurricanes that hit U.S.…

    1,274 views
  • Washington Journal Robert Bonnie Discusses Government Funding to Fight Wildfires
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    Robert Bonnie on Government Funding to Fight Wildfires

    Former Agriculture Undersecretary Robert Bonnie talked about the money spent by the federal government to fight wildfires.

    236 views
  • Newsmakers with Representative Rob Bishop
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    Newsmakers with Representative Rob Bishop

    House Natural Resources Committee Chair Rob Bishop (R-UT) talked about western wildfires, disaster aid to Puerto Rico after Hurricane Maria, and his bill on national monuments, which would…

    467 views
  • Death Toll Rises to 21 in California Wildfires
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    California Governor Jerry Brown News Conference on Wildfires

    California officials briefed reporters on the latest developments on the wildfires that had spread across the state and destroyed everything in their path. Several people were killed and…

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  • Representative Thompson on the California Wildfires
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    Representative Thompson on the California Wildfires

    Representative Mike Thompson (D-CA), co-chair of the Congressional Wine Caucus, spoke by phone about the wildfires in California.

    129 views
  • Washington Journal News Headlines and Viewer Calls
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    Open Phones, Part 2

    Telephone lines were open for viewer calls and social media comments on wildfires in Northern California that had killed at least 17 people and destroyed at least 2,000 structures.

    247 views
  • Vice President Announces Approval of California Wildfire Disaster Declaration
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    Vice President Pence on California Wildfires

    Vice President Mike Pence announced that President Trump had approved a major disaster declaration for the state of California due to ongoing wildfires in the state. He was joined by…

    78 views
  • emThe Great Quakeem
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    The Great Quake

    Henry Fountain talked about his book The Great Quake: How the Biggest Earthquake in North America Changed Our Understanding of the Planet, in which he recounts the largest earthquake…

    735 views
  • Forest Management and Wildfires
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    Forest Management and Wildfires

    The Senate Environment and Public Works Committee held a hearing on forest management techniques to mitigate wildfires. Forest management experts testified on the negative effects of…

    310 views
  • Governor Rick Scott Speaks with Reporters at the White House
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    Governor Rick Scott Remarks at the White House

    Governor Rick Scott (R-FL) spoke to reporters at the White House on the ongoing recovery efforts in Florida and Puerto Rico in the wake of Hurricanes Irma and Maria. He said that while his…

    338 views
  • Senator Rubio Holds News Conference on Puerto Rico Hurricane Relief
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    Senator Rubio News Conference on Puerto Rico Hurricane Relief

    Senator Marco Rubio (R-FL) briefed reporters on the aftermath of Hurricane Maria in Puerto Rico. He called on Congress to provide the necessary funds for the island territory to recover.

    602 views
  • Acting DHS Secretary and FEMA Administrator Brief Reporters on Hurricane Maria Response
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    Hurricane Maria Response Efforts in Puerto Rico

    Acting Secretary of Homeland Security Elaine Duke and Federal Emergency Management Agency Director Brock Long spoke with reporters outside the White House about Hurricane Maria response…

    292 views
  • Red Cross Hurricane Response in Houston
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    Red Cross Hurricane Response in Houston

    American Red Cross spokesperson Fred Mariscal gave a behind-the-scenes tour of one of their shelters set up in Houston to help people displaced by Hurricane Harvey. He also talked about the…

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  • Defense Department Briefs Reporters on Hurricane Relief Efforts
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    Defense Department Briefing on Hurricane Relief

    Military officials from the Army Corps of Engineers and the Air Force Reserve Command briefed reporters on the ongoing Hurricane relief efforts and damage assessment in Puerto Rico, the…

    299 views
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