Ron Paul has continuously voiced his concerns for less power, control and responsibility of government at the federal level. It's no surprise that Paul answers no when questioned by a CNN news anchor whether FEMA should provide financial aide to the recent tornado victims. Paul also gave the anchor more of an explanation to his response than she seemed ready for.
Hurricane Irene may end up being one of the 10 costliest catastrophes in U.S. history. Industry experts currently put the storm’s damage at $7 billion to $10 billion; however, much of that destruction may not be covered by insurance because it was caused by flooding and not winds. Flooding is often excluded from standard insurance policies.