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2005-10-19 04:00 - News Release

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Acting Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) Director R. David Paulison announced that the President today declared an emergency exists in the Commonwealth of Massachusetts. The emergency declaration allows Federal aid to supplement Commonwealth and local response efforts in the area struck by severe storms and flooding beginning on October 7, 2005, and continuing.