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  • emThis is Chanceem
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    This is Chance!

    New York Magazine writer Jon Mooallem provided a history of the largest earthquake in North American history that took place in Alaska in 1964.

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  • Disaster Responses in Early America
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    Disaster Responses in Early America

    Cynthia Kierner discussed her new book, Inventing Disaster: The Culture of Calamity from the Jamestown Colony to the Johnstown Flood, which examines the various ways early Americans…

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  • President Trump Tours TornadoDamaged Community in Tennessee
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    Tornadoes in Tennessee

    President Trump, Governor Bill Lee (R-TN), and local officials toured the tornado damage in Cookeville, Tennessee. The president offered his condolences to victims and their families and…

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  • State Resiliency Panel at National Governors Association Meeting
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    State Resiliency Panel at National Governors Association Meeting

    The National Governors Association held its annual winter meeting in Washington, DC. In this panel, Governors Gavin Newsom (D-CA), Janet Mills (D-ME) and Doug Burgum (R-ND) discussed…

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  • Wildfires and Environmental Concerns
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    Wildfires and Environmental Concerns

    Two House Energy and Commerce subcommittees held a joint hearing to examine the impact of wildfires on the environment and energy infrastructure. Officials with two utility companies as…

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  • Impact of Wildfires on Electric Grid
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    Impact of Wildfires on Electric Grid

    The Senate Energy and Natural Resources Committee held a hearing to examine the impacts of wildfires on electric grid resiliency. Lawmakers asked about wildfire mitigation technology,…

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  • Washington Journal Robert Roper Discusses California Wildfires
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    Robert Roper on California Wildfires

    Western Fire Chiefs Association adviser and former firefighter Bob Roper discussed the recent wildfires in California.

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  • Washington Journal Representative Mike Thompson Discusses California Wildfires
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    Representative Thompson on California Wildfires

    Representative Mike Thompson (D-CA) provided an update on what is happening in his congressional district, where wildfires are devastating vineyards and surrounding areas.

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  • emWe Fed an Islandem
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    We Fed an Island

    Chef Jose Andres talked about his book, We Fed an Island: The True Story of Rebuilding Puerto Rico, One Meal at a Time, on the efforts of the World Central Kitchen to feed the people of…

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  • Interior Secretary at Steamboat Freedom Conference
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    Interior Secretary at Steamboat Freedom Conference

    During the opening address at the annual Steamboat Freedom Conference, Interior Secretary David Bernhardt discussed changing the Endangered Species Act, preventing forest fires and…

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  • Ken Cuccinelli Speaks About Status of Bahamians Seeking US Entry
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    Ken Cuccinelli Comments to Reporters at the White House

    U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services Acting Director Ken Cuccinelli spoke to reporters about the administration’s policy toward Bahamians fleeing the island in the wake of Hurricane…

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  • Washington Journal Michael Greenberger Discusses Disaster Response
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    Michael Greenberger on Disaster Response

    Michael Greenberger, director of the Center for Health and Homeland Security at the University of Maryland, talked about local, state, and federal disaster response.

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  • Governor Ron DeSantis Briefs Reporters on Hurricane Dorian
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    Hurricane Dorian Update

    Florida Governor Ron DeSantis held a press conference at the State Emergency Operations Center in Tallahassee, along with FEMA Acting Administrator Pete Gaynor, on Hurricane Dorian.

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  • Washington Journal Thomas Frank Discusses a Report on US Federal Disaster Response
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    Thomas Frank on U.S. Federal Disaster Response

    Thomas Frank talked about an investigative report on U.S. federal disaster response capabilities and shortfalls.

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  • Washington Journal Daniel Kaniewski Discusses FEMA Response To Hurricane Dorian
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    Daniel Kaniewski on FEMA Response To Hurricane Dorian

    Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) Deputy Administrator Daniel Kaniewski talked about the agency’s preparation ahead of Hurricane Dorian.

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

    Viewers commented on the question “How prepared are you for natural disasters?”

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  • Washington Journal Representative Michael Waltz on Hurricane Preparations in Florida
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    Representative Waltz on Hurricane Preparations in Florida

    Representative Michael Waltz (R-FL) talked about federal hurricane preparations in Florida.

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  • Washington Journal News Headlines and Viewer Calls
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    Open Phones, Part 1

    Viewers responded to the question “Is there too much reliance on government during natural disasters?”

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  • Florida Governor DeSantis Briefs Reporters on Hurricane Dorian
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    Governor DeSantis Holds Press Conference on Hurricane Dorian

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  • President Trump Departs for Camp David
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    President Trump White House Departure

    President Trump spoke with reporters on the South Lawn of the White House before departing for Camp David. The president talked about Hurricane Dorian, which was expected to hit Florida in…

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