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Thursday, October 9, 2014
Illinois House Officially Urges US Congress to Update Federal Disaster Declaration Process following November Tornadoes

SPRINGFIELD – The Illinois General Assembly passed House Resolution 922 on Friday calling on Congress to update the federal disaster declaration process, following FEMA’s recent denial of assistance to local…


Thursday, October 9, 2014
Sommer, Unes, call on Congress to reform “outdated and unfair” federal disaster declaration process

SPRINGFIELD – State Representatives Keith Sommer (R-Morton) and Mike Unes (R-East Peoria) this week introduced legislation calling on Congress to update the federal disaster declaration process, following FEMA’s recent denial…