Obama Announces Disaster Aid for Southwest Missouri



President Obama Saturday pronounced Barry, Dade and McDonald Counties as federal disaster areas in the wake of  severe storms, straight-line winds and flooding that happened between August 2nd and 14th. According to a news release from FEMA, the move makes federal disaster aid available to state and local govenments for emergency work and replacing damaged facilities. A total of 18 Missouri counties are under the disaster declaration.

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