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People shovel snow from a covered street in Wilmington, Delaware, on January 25.
People shovel snow from a covered street in Wilmington, Delaware, on January 25.

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FEMA's role in disaster relief

When a disaster becomes overwhelming for local and state governments, FEMA is called upon to provide the kind of backup only a federal agency can supply.

FEMA's role in disaster relief

When a disaster becomes overwhelming for local and state governments, FEMA is called upon to provide the kind of backup only a federal agency can supply.