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Michigan Asks Obama for Emergency Declaration in City Water Crisis

Michigan Gov. Rick Snyder has asked President Barack Obama to issue an emergency and major disaster declaration amid a drinking water crisis in Flint that began months ago, and the state attorney general announced Friday that his office would investigate how the situation was handled. Snyder's office said in a statement late Thursday that it had asked for the declarations and is seeking additional federal aid for both individuals and public agencies involved in the effort to provide...

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