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FEMA sends help to East Palestine, Ohio 2 weeks after toxic train disaster

Posted on AllSides February 18th, 2023
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The Biden administration sent federal emergency officials to the site of Ohio’s toxic train derailment Saturday — two weeks after the disaster released a chemical plume that contaminated local streams and caused a mass evacuation of panicked residents. “US [Environmental Protection Agency] and Ohio EPA have been working together since day one,” Gov. Mike DeWine and Thomas Sivak of the Federal Emergency Management Agency said in a joint statement late Friday. “Tomorrow, FEMA will supplement federal efforts.” Locals in East Palestine, Ohio have bitterly criticized the slow state and federal...

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