Senate committee disappointed in FEMA flood aid

Louisiana Governor’s Office of Homeland Security and Emergency Preparedness Chief of Staff William Rachal (center) presents the status of FEMA’s manufactured housing units (MHUs) and the Shelter at Home Program while fielding questions from the Senate select Committee on Homeland Security Thursday. Photo by Sarah Gamard.

By Sarah Gamard

BATON ROUGE- Opposing views notwithstanding, there was consensus on one issue Senate Select Committee on Homeland Security meeting last week: federal aid to Louisiana since the August 2016 flood has been a disappointment.

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