How a Smart Conservative Would Reform FEMA – Jordan Weissmann – The Atlantic

We’ve nationalized so many of the events over the last few decades that the federal government is involved in virtually every disaster that happens. And that’s not the way it’s supposed to be. It stresses FEMA unnecessarily. And it allows states to shift costs from themselves to other states, while defunding their own emergency management because Uncle Sam is going to pay. That’s not good for anyone.

How a Smart Conservative Would Reform FEMA – Jordan Weissmann – The Atlantic