Barack Obama has named Craig Fugate at the new head of FEMA. FEMA has suffered from being synonymous with governmental failure in the wake of Katrina. Fugate, who has been the director of Florida's division of Emergency Management since 2001, is known for both his steady hand, and for his view that the federal government is not the be-all end-all in disaster relief.From an AP report on the nomination: Fugate has been praised for helping guide Florida through several devastating hurricanes in...Read Full Story
Craig Fugate is the new head of FEMA. Craig Fugate has been director of Florida's division of Emergency Management since 2001. Find more Craig Fugate news, pictures, and video here.