Sen. Hawley Speaks with FEMA Acting Administrator, Urges Action on Missouri Request for Disaster Declaration

Friday, May 17, 2019

Senator Josh Hawley (R-Mo.) had a phone call with Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) Acting Administrator Pete Gaynor this afternoon, urging the department to act on Governor Mike Parson’s request for a disaster declaration for the 13 counties in Missouri impacted by severe flooding. The Governor sent this request over three weeks ago and the Missouri delegation has urged the administration’s support.

Senator Hawley issued the following statement minutes ago: