Trump Threatened to Cut Wildfire Relief Funds. He May Not Have Authority to Follow Through.

Source: Inside Climate News

Washington Post

Guidelines for the way federal dollars flow after the president declares a national disaster are outlined in the Stafford Act, former FEMA public affairs director Rafael Lemaitre told the Washington Post. “I’m not aware of any mechanism where you can say, ‘I’m undeclaring a state of disaster.’ ” 

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