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33 representatives ask Biden to approve governors’ federal drought disaster request

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A bipartisan group of lawmakers representing western states sent a letter to President Joe Biden this week echoing governors' recent calls for him to designate a federal drought disaster. 

National Guard, additional Texas resources deployed to counties to aid with winter storm

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Staff from six state agencies are being deployed to help local officials clear roadways and assist essential workers in the health care and power grid industries in the wake of 2.7 million Texans being left without power after a winter storm hit the state.