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Harvey Aftermath

Harvey was a category 4 hurricane then became a flooding event on the Texas Gulf Coast

Monday, Nov 27, 2017 at 10:54 PM CST

Advocates Say Texas Exploiting Day Laborers After Harvey

Advocates Say Texas Exploiting Day Laborers After Harvey

Hundreds of day laborers like Miranda have quietly become an integral part of the recovery from Harvey, toiling in dangerous conditions amid the fear of being picked up by immigration authorities.

Friday, Nov 17, 2017 at 03:38 PM CST

White House Sends 3rd Disaster Aid Request, for $44B

White House Sends 3rd Disaster Aid Request, for $44B

The White House Friday sent Congress a $44 billion disaster aid request that's already under attack from lawmakers from hurricane-hit regions as way too small. The request, President Donald Trump's third since...

Tuesday, Nov 7, 2017 at 09:58 AM CST

FEMA Rethinking Ban on Disaster Aid to Church Buildings

FEMA Rethinking Ban on Disaster Aid to Church Buildings

When disaster strikes, houses of worship are often on the front lines, feeding and sheltering victims. Yet churches, synagogues and mosques are routinely denied aid by the Federal Emergency Management Agency...

Wednesday, Nov 1, 2017 at 03:33 PM CDT

Abbott Voiced 'Concern' About Red Cross After Harvey

Abbott Voiced 'Concern' About Red Cross After Harvey

Texas Gov. Greg Abbott says he raised concerns with the American Red Cross following Hurricane Harvey that donated money wasn't getting to people who needed it.

Tuesday, Oct 31, 2017 at 05:08 PM CDT

Gov. Abbott in Washington to Pitch $60B Harvey Recovery Bill

Gov. Abbott in Washington to Pitch $60B Harvey Recovery Bill

Texas Gov. Greg Abbott is in Washington making the case to the White House and top Capitol Hill leaders for a $60 billion Texas Gulf Coast rebuilding package.

Tuesday, Oct 31, 2017 at 04:57 PM CDT

Harvey Infrastructure Fixes Need $61B From Feds, Texas Says

Harvey Infrastructure Fixes Need $61B From Feds, Texas Says

Texas needs $61-plus billion in federal funding just to rebuild public infrastructure damaged by Hurricane Harvey, as well as to cover projects to prevent future flooding.

Tuesday, Oct 31, 2017 at 12:11 PM CDT

Disaster Relief Now Costing FEMA $200 Million Each Day

Disaster Relief Now Costing FEMA $200 Million Each Day

The U.S. is spending more than $200 million a day responding to recent hurricanes and wildfires, the head of the Federal Emergency Management Agency told Congress Tuesday in testimony that also slammed the $300...

Wednesday, Oct 25, 2017 at 06:31 PM CDT

Flower Mound Firefighters Look Back After Hurricane Harvey

Flower Mound Firefighters Look Back After Hurricane Harvey

23 fire fighters from Flower Mound responded to Hurricane Harvey and they're sharing their pictures and videos from their time in South East Texas.

Wednesday, Oct 25, 2017 at 07:43 AM CDT

UTA Uses Drones to Help Hurricane Harvey Relief

UTA Uses Drones to Help Hurricane Harvey Relief

Researchers at the University of Texas at Arlington used a grant from the National Science Foundation to use drones to create detailed, 3D images of debris piles in Beaumont, Texas.

Monday, Oct 23, 2017 at 02:24 PM CDT

Hurricane Harvey Recovery Could Deepen Economic Divides

Hurricane Harvey Recovery Could Deepen Economic Divides

Homes were left uninhabitable by Hurricane Harvey, a Category 4 storm that plowed through southeast Texas in late August, NBC News reported. Its floodwaters capsized lives of the comfortable and the struggling,...

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