President Biden approves emergency declaration for Florida

WASHINGTON — President Joe Biden has approved an emergency declaration for Florida due to emergency conditions from Tropical Storm Ian.

The Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) announced that federal emergency aid will be made available to the state.

FEMA is now able to mobilize and provide resources to supplement the state, tribal and local response efforts in the case of an emergency.

For the latest information on Tropical Storm Ian, you can click here.

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