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Many Rural Iowans Feel Forgotten Weeks After Derecho

The Federal Emergency Management Agency is being bombarded with calls for help after three natural disasters happened within weeks of each other. There’s the aftermath of Hurricane Laura in Louisiana and Texas, the fires in California and the derecho in Iowa.

Here & Now‘s Robin Young checks in on how Iowans are faring with Kate Payne, eastern Iowa reporter for Iowa Public Radio.

This article was originally published on WBUR.org.

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