David Clippert http://news.stlpublicradio.org en Mo. House committee on disaster recovery holds first meeting http://news.stlpublicradio.org/post/mo-house-committee-disaster-recovery-holds-first-meeting <div><p>A Missouri House committee formed to look into how the state handles natural disasters conducted its first public hearing today in Sedalia, nearly a month after a tornado there destroyed several mobile homes and damaged numerous&nbsp;businesses.</p><p>Several local officials and business leaders testified&nbsp;before the <a href="http://house.mo.gov/CommitteeIndividual.aspx?com=961&amp;year=2011&amp;code=R">House Interim Committee on Disaster Recovery</a>. Wed, 22 Jun 2011 22:32:59 +0000 Marshall Griffin 1484 at http://news.stlpublicradio.org Mo. House committee on disaster recovery holds first meeting