Biden to meet with governors about wildfires, vows to raise firefighter pay

WASHINGTON — President Joe Biden said Tuesday that he will host a meeting next week of Western governors, Cabinet members and Federal Emergency Management Agency officials “to prepare for heat, drought and wildfires in the West.” Biden at a White House FEMA briefing also sharply criticized the low salaries paid to federal wildland firefighters. “There’s … Continue reading Biden to meet with governors about wildfires, vows to raise firefighter pay