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Va. Gets Federal Emergency Declaration From Storm

President Barack Obama has signed a federal emergency declaration that Virginia Gov. Bob McDonnell had sought from last month’s hurricane.


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Christie Asks Obama For Emergency Pre-Declaration

New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie is asking President Obama for a federal emergency declaration even before a superstorm makes landfall in his state.