Federal and State Emergency Management Officials on COVID-19 Response

Federal, state, and local emergency management officials testified before a House Appropriations subcommittee on the COVID-19 pandemic response. Acting… read more

Federal, state, and local emergency management officials testified before a House Appropriations subcommittee on the COVID-19 pandemic response. Acting FEMA Administrator Bob Benton updated members during the first portion of this hearing on his agency’s response and lessons learned during the pandemic. He also announced that the agency’s new funeral assistance program would start in early April and later talked about reimbursement eligibility, remote home inspections, and coordination efforts for vaccine distributions.

Following a brief recess, state and local emergency management officials gave testimony on their COVID-19 response, highlighting efforts in health equity, better communication and coordination in minority and rural communities, leveraging technology, and working with FEMA on the vaccine distribution process. close

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  • Curtis Brown State Coordinator Virginia->Department of Emergency Management
  • Rosa DeLauro U.S. Representative [D] Connecticut
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