2 hours ago – The south Texas town took the brunt of Hurricane Harvey’s wrath, damaging residential, business and marina areas. (Aug 26) AP. AP HARVEY …
Worse than the Worst-case of Harvey Flooding?
TWENTY-FIVE (25) PAGES OF FEMA’S ORGANIZATIONAL STRUCTURE UNDER HOMELAND SECURITY? (click on the Organizational Chart – August 2017)
I saw something and I said something, March 22, 2014
From Maine to Oregon 2014 FEMA FLOOD MAPS have often been built using outdated, inaccurate data. Homeowners, in turn, have to bear the cost of fixing …
Over three years later Apr 26, 2017 TO SAY AND DO SOMETHING ABOUT FEMA’S 2014 WARPED DATA, the National Flood Mapping Program (NFIP)
Apr 26, 2017 – The NFIP is currently set to expire on September 30, 2017. … This proposed legislation would reauthorize the NFIP over a 10-year term … FEMA will be required to reallocate the existing surcharges …. the National Flood Mapping Program shall be reauthorized at a funding level of $500 million annually.
Hmmm… Enhancing Flood Insurance Affordability and Accessibility
Provides Affordability Vouchers to Offset the Cost of Flood Insurance. For certain policyholders, owner-occupied households for which flood insurance premiums and fees would result in housing costs
exceeding 40 percent of household income,
affordability vouchers “shall” be available to offset premium costs exceeding the 40% housing cost threshold.
AND, TO SAY NOTHING OF…..
Apr 18, 2016 – FEMA’S $24 BILLION DOLLAR DEBT BASED ON THE DOCUMENTED HISTORY OF FEMA APRIL 1, 1979 – APRIL 18, 2016 FEMA manages …
AUG 27, 2017 FEMA LEADERSHIP ORGANIZATIONAL (FLOW)
INDEED PRESIDENTIAL LEADERSHIP MATTERS
3 hours ago – Texas governor praises federal response to hurricane … Greg Abbott heaped praise Sunday morning on President Donald Trump and the federal government for their response to Hurricane Harvey, a storm that battered the Texas coast … I’ve spoken to the president several times, to his Cabinet members, …
52 mins ago – Hurricane Harvey makes landfall, slams South Texas … [‘All night of slam, bang, boom,’ then a scramble to assess the hurricane’s damage].
AND, THEN A CONGRESSIONAL SCRAMBLE BEFORE September 30, 2017
At 1,665 pages, (click on this link) Consolidated Appropriations Act of 2017 combines the 11 unfinished appropriations bills for the year. Congress passed the Military Construction, Veterans Affairs Appropriations bill last September.
May 3, 2017, Feds everywhere are breathing a sigh of relief that Congress reached a deal on an omnibus spending bill — the Consolidated Appropriations Act, 2017 — to fund the government through the end of fiscal 2017.(ending September 30, 2017)
114-264 – DEPARTMENT OF HOMELAND SECURITY APPROPRIATIONS BILL, … of Homeland Security for the fiscal year ending September 30, 2017, and for … \5\
Includes $6,712,953,000 for the FEMA Disaster Relief Fund designated by …
EINSTEIN SAID, IF YOU CAN’T EXPLAIN IT SIMPLY, YOU DON’T UNDERSTAND IT WELL ENOUGH.
PRESIDENT TRUMP SAID “WHAT A MESS”
My quote “If you understand this, no explanation is necessary, if you don’t understand this, no explanation is possible.
FEMA LEADERSHIP ORGANIZATIONAL STRUCTURE
This hierarchical organization chart illustrates the FEMA organizational structure and displays its lines of authority and communications and how information flows between levels of management beginning with the Office of the Administrator at the top layer of management. The complete list of leadership biographies and areas of responsibility can be found at http://www.fema.gov/leadership.
Organizational Chart – August 2017
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