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Late last year, Governor Gavin Newsom signed a package of fire bills that included another $1 billion for preparedness and emergency response.Suppressing fires has failed. Here’s what California needs to do instead.|James Temple|September 17, 2020|MIT Technology Review
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So I think if anything, we need to have some preparedness for more of these local outbreaks—to be very much on our toes and to be able to handle them quickly.
I learned a lot about disaster preparedness when I went to help out in Louisiana.
Yet, despite the predictable nature of this crisis, spending for pandemic preparedness has fallen nearly 50% since 2003 to a little under $1 billion a year, compared to a $676 billion defense budget.How philanthropy could fix America’s broken politics|matthewheimer|August 6, 2020|Fortune
Philip Breedlove, NATO commander-in-chief, says this represents a shift, "from engagement to preparedness."Shocked by Ukraine Violence, NATO Prepares to Face Down Putin|Leo Cendrowicz|October 12, 2014|DAILY BEAST
When we decimate the funding for hospital preparedness, we put ourselves in great peril.
Rigor/College Preparedness (30 percent) Three data points made up this category, each weighted equally.The Daily Beast's Top High Schools 2014: Methodology|Brandy Zadrozny|August 27, 2014|DAILY BEAST
She brings her own tea bags in a neat Ziploc bag, and I am mildly awed at her preparedness and chutzpah.Marlo Thomas Says Girls Should Feel Free to Be Like Hannah Horvath|Emily Shire|April 24, 2014|DAILY BEAST
But Pratap Rudra, routed repeatedly by his lack of preparedness in a rapidly altering region, had exposed his weaknesses.
Such a collection of reproduced missives betokened the carefulness and preparedness of the possessor.William Bradford of Plymouth|Albert Hale Plumb
Among the Moros, as in Granada, “Love laughs with a grip on the knife,” and preparedness is as essential as good government.A Woman's Journey through the Philippines|Florence Kimball Russel
But preparedness and capacity call for more consideration, however brief.The Head Hunters of Northern Luzon From Ifugao to Kalinga|Cornelis De Witt Willcox
Thus such preparedness actually prevented any chance for even discussion of a peaceful settlement.
Belgium to-day is an illustration of what may be expected from lack of adequate preparedness.