The datelines from weather disasters so far this year stretch across the Midwest and South. This week, there was the devastation of Joplin, Miss., where President Obama is expected to visit Sunday. Host Scott Simon speaks with Craig Fugate, administrator of the Federal Emergency Management Agency, about the agency's response to the devastating floods, fires and tornados that have wracked the nation this spring.
Spring Disasters Bring Out FEMA's Best Response
By NPR Staff • May 28, 2011