Presidential Decrees Regarding Disasters

Discuss in what ways the granting of federal disaster aid is a political decision as well as an administrative one.

The president may weigh the documented need for assistance, the political costs associated with not providing it, the political advantages associated with giving aid, and a variety of other political and economic factors before issuing a presidential disaster declaration. Discuss the processes and procedures of putting a presidential decree into place. What are presidential decrees with regard to massive floods, wildfires and earthquakes, and a pandemic?