The New Paper

October 19, 2020

President Trump approves CA disaster declaration

President Trump approved a major disaster declaration in California on Friday, allowing the state to access federal resources to assist with recovery efforts related to ongoing wildfires (which have burned over 4M acres this year). The decision reversed an earlier statement from FEMA.

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