Hurricane Katrina

Machine learning could reduce improper CARES Act payments

Gary Shiffman, who teaches security studies at Georgetown University, argues that the right screening applied at the right time would prevent the improper…

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Daniel Aldrich: More focus on social capital needed as measure of disaster resilience

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Military response to Hurricane Harvey could reach Katrina proportions

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How FEMA learned from its mistakes

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Jared Serbu

Jared Serbu: Pentagon’s disaster plan 10 years after Katrina

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FEMA’s attempts to recoup improper payments set off new problems

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How FEMA has changed in the past five years

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Where are we now: five years after Hurricane Katrina

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Is SBA disaster ready?

Five years after hurricanes Katrina and Rita, doubts over SBA\’s efficiency, effectiveness emerge

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GAO: DoD could improve on ability to respond to catastrophes

A recent report from the congressional watchdog says DoD needs to improve the way it plans to help civilian authorities in the wake of domestic disasters.

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Disparities in Care in Poor, Minority Populations

The Department of Health and Human Services’ deputy assistant secretary of minority health says improvements in technology will reduce disparities in care in poor and minority populations. Speaking during National Health IT Week in D.C.,…

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