Texas Hurricane Ike (EM-3294)
Incident period: September 7, 2008 to September 26, 2008
Emergency Declaration declared on September 10, 2008
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September 10, 2008
WASHINGTON, D.C. -- The President today announced an emergency declaration for the state of Texas and ordered federal aid to supplement state and local response efforts due to the emergency conditions resulting from Hurricane Ike beginning on September 7, 2008, and continuing.