PBS NewsHour

FEMA well funded for Hurricane Dorian relief, says McAleenan

Clip: 09/03/2019 | 4m 29s

With Hurricane Dorian devastating the Bahamas and heading toward the U.S., how are American agencies and officials getting ready for the threat? Acting Homeland Security Sec. Kevin McAleenan joins Amna Nawaz to discuss preparation efforts, including pre-deployment of supplies and personnel, why residents need to heed local warnings about the “very dangerous storm” and funding for FEMA.

Aired: 09/03/19

Rating: NR

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