The city of Moore applied for $2 million in federal aid to help build safe rooms in 800 homes, but the city complained the program was delayed because FEMA standards were a “constantly changing target.” NBC’s Tom Costello reports
Rachel Maddow reports on how safe rooms have helped storm prone communities and talks with Larry Tanner, research associate at The National Wind Institute at Texas Tech University, talks with Rachel Maddow about the science and testing that goes into making a cement reinforced safe room.
The Center for American Progress' Daniel Weiss and joins a discussion on FEMA's response to Monday's tornado, GOP criticism of how federal aid was used following Hurricane Sandy and holding FEMA accountable.
MSNBC's Chris Jansing talks with Moore, Okla. Mayor Glenn Lewis about the destruction from Monday's tornado and the search and recovery efforts currently taking place.
Administrator for FEMA W. Craig Fugate
Tanker trucks distribute fuel to residents who were affected by Hurricane Sandy in Staten Island, New York, in this handout photo taken by FEMA on November 3, 2012. The Defense Logistics Agency purchased up to 12 million gallons of unleaded fuel and up to 10 million gallons of diesel fuel for distr
A woman argues with a man while waiting to register for FEMA aid for residents affected by hurricane Sandy in the Queens borough region of the Rockaways in New York November 6, 2012. REUTERS/Lucas Jackson
Wednesday, Nov. 21, 2012, in New York, NY A FEMA investigator works amid the burned homes in Breezy Point after Superstorm Sandy.