Sunday, December 25, 2016

Re: [californiadisasters] The Gov's OES Head Used To Be A General

 Emergency management grew out of civil defense. also know as protecting the public from an attack by a foreign power. It was not until President Carter that the Federal Emergency Management Agency was created.

Stay safe,

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On Dec 25, 2016, at 11:32, Kate Hutton [californiadisasters] <> wrote:


Less than a month after the San Fernando quake.  People must have been doing crazy stuff.  Lack of sleep.


On Sat, Dec 24, 2016 at 11:11 PM, Kim Noyes [californiadisasters] <> wrote:

Eclectic Arcania found this out in a most unexpected way and place:

Apparently, back in the day, the head of the Governor's Office of Emergency Management wasn't an emergency manager, but rather the general leading the California National Guard.


Posted by: Barton Fendelman <>

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