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Governor Bullock Submits Disaster Declaration

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Montana is in need of additional flood relief, and the Governor is asking the president for help.

This morning Governor Steve Bullock asked president Obama to issue a federal disaster declaration.

The Governor explained his request in a statement saying "Over the last few weeks. Many communities have seen the devastating impacts of severe flooding, and while we continue to work with county and municipal governments to manage the impacts from flooding. A federal declaration would provide additional support to ensure Montana residents are able to quickly recover."

A federal disaster declaration would provide additional resources from the federal government for cleanup and recovery.

 

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