FEMA's 'Presidential Alert' system to get first test

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Washington Examiner—Next week, most Americans who have their cellphones on will get a message from President Trump.

FEMA to send its first ‘Presidential Alert’ in emergency messaging system test. The Federal Emergency Management Agency will this week test a new “presidential alert” system that will allow the president to send a message to every phone in the US. The alert is the first nationwide test of the presidential alert test, FEMA said in an advisory, which allows the president to address the nation in the […]