Senators propose changes to missile alerts after false Hawaii warning


POLITICO—The measure from Hawaii Democratic Sen. Brian Schatz and South Dakota Republican Sen. John Thune would direct FEMA to share best practices with state, local and tribal authorities on avoiding and retracting false alerts.

Employees At The Hawaii Agency That Sent The False Missile Alert Slept On The Job. Newly released emails reveal a laid-back environment at the agency allowed the false missile alert to be sent to over a million people in Hawaii. View Entire Post ›