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Statement from FEMA Spokesperson Rachel Racusen on Earthquake [August 23, 2011]   [open pdf - 535KB]

On August 23, 2011, Federal Emergency Management Agency Spokesperson Rachel Racusen issued the following statement: "According to United States Geological Survey (USGS), the mid Atlantic Region of the United States experienced a 5.9 magnitude earthquake. FEMA, along with the entire federal family, is closely monitoring the situation and is in close contact and coordination with our partners in the National Capital Region and our state partners. Though there are no early reports of major damage or requests for assistance at this time, preliminary damage assessments are currently taking place in all affected states and we will continue to work closely with their emergency management officials."

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2011-08-23
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Department of Homeland Security: http://www.dhs.gov/
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