#DCsBravest answered 561 calls on Thursday, May 28th. There were 163 critical and 287 non-critical EMS dispatches, and 111 fire related incidents and other types of emergencies.
ER doctor Claire Heslop & Mark Carey, green t-shirt, start a 135 km run around the perimeter of Toronto in support of the Emergencies'>Red Cross Canadian Emergencies & COVID-19 Response Fund, May 30, 2020. To track & donate their run visit
Sotto appeals to national gov’t to allow tricycles to operate for medical emergencies in Pasig
Since 1976, U.S. presidents have declared 59 national emergencies. Many of them involved protecting foreign citizens. The only one Congress voted to revoke was the one to protect our own country.
Things that are national emergencies: -30 million without health insurance -15 million children in poverty -Tens of thousands dying from opioids and gun violence -Climate change Things that are not national emergencies: -Building a border wall to satisfy Fox News
I'm not sure "declaring a state of emergency to divert funds away from Americans that *actually* experienced emergencies" has the awesome optics the WH appears to think it has.