GOP budget targets agency that warned of tsunami Concerned Canada stands behind devastated Japan

Mar 11, 2011 | Posted by: roboblogger | Full story: CTV.ca

A spending plan being pushed by Republicans would slash funding for the agency that warned Hawaii and the West Coast about the devastating tsunami in JapanWASHINGTON (AP)

The plan, approved last month by the Republican-controlled House of Representatives, would trigger an estimated $126 million in cuts for the National Weather Service, the agency that houses the Pacific Tsunami Warning Center in Hawaii.

The center issued widespread warnings minutes after Friday's earthquake and issued guidance and updates throughout the day ...

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as The Heavy Urban Search and Rescue team is getting ready to help Japan. The team will go as soon as it gets Japan's request ...

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