Lawmakers want FEMA to reconsider

By Gary Brode | gbrode@wcia.com

Published 01/15 2014 11:00AM

Updated 01/15 2014 11:56AM

ILLINOIS -- FEMA's decision to give only $12-million to tornado victims isn't sitting well with Illinois' senators. Governor Quinn asked for federal aid for several Central Illinois counties. Senators Dick Durbin (D) and Mark Kirk (R) wrote a letter to FEMA urging the agency to "fix the unfair evaluation."

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