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WASHINGTON -- FEMA Administrator Pete Gaynor approved Washington D.C. for a FEMA grant under the Lost Wages Assistance program.

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PHILADELPHIA - The District of Columbia will receive more than $38.5 million from the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) to reimburse costs related to procuring personal protective equipmen

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PHILADELPHIA - Last week, with the adoption of a new, digital flood map in Lackawanna County, Pa., FEMA Region 3 will become the first in the country to have wall-to-wall coverage in digital maps –

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