President Donald J. Trump Approves Major Disaster Declaration for Washington
Last updated 3/26/2020 at 4:57pm
WASHINGTON—President Donald Trump has approved a major disaster declaration for Washington State, allowing federal emergency aid to be made available for the state to supplement recovery efforts in the areas affected by the COVID-19 pandemic.
Trump's action makes federal funding available for Crisis Counseling for affected individuals in all areas of the state of Washington.
The declaration also provides federal funding to tribal and local governments and certain private nonprofit organizations on a cost-sharing basis for emergency protective measures, including direct federal assistanc...