FEMA Shared the Bank Info of 2.3 Million People With an Agency Contractor

A government oversight agency found the Federal Emergency Management Agency put 2.3 million survivors of natural disasters at risk for identity theft by releasing more personal information than necessary to a contractor providing temporary housing. The survivors were victims of hurricanes Harvey, Irma, and Maria and the 2017 California wildfires, according to the Homeland Security […]

Trump Says He Ordered FEMA to Give Alabama ‘A Plus Treatment’ for Tornado Response

President Donald Trump said he’s ordered the Federal Emergency Management Agency to give Alabama the “A Plus treatment” following a devastating tornado. Tornadoes touched down in the southern United States on Sunday, the worst ripping through rural Alabama. The storms left at least 23 people dead, including three children, and destroyed more than 1,000 homes, […]