Maryland is assessing the damage as Irene leaves the state.
South Florida has made it a priority to deal with hurricanes quickly and efficiently. Now, that expertise is being deployed to the Mid-Atlantic states to help as Hurricane Irene closes in on the area.
Conditions are rapidly deteriorating in Ocean City, Maryland as Hurricane Irene prepares to unleash it’s fury on the coastal city.
Moody’s Investor Services has fired another shot across the bow of both the federal government and individual states. Tuesday afternoon, Moody’s put five states on review for a downgrade of their credit ratings.