Reuters/Michelle McLoughlin - A firefighter is sprayed by waves while going door-to-door looking for stranded residents in Milford, Connecticut

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The Federal Government, States, and Cities — The All of the Above Disaster Response

November 2, 2012, Amy Liu

In the aftermath of Hurricane Sandy, Amy Liu looks back to the post-disaster response to Hurricane Katrina and reflects on lessons learned, particularly whether government leaders have improved the necessary cooperation and coordination between federal, state, and local relief efforts.