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TODAY   |  April 01, 2014

Washington state seeks federal aid for mudslide

The governor of Washington is asking President Obama to declare a major disaster in his state so victims of the deadly mudslide can get quick access to federal relief funds.

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>>> victims of the deadly mudslide can get quick access to federal relief funds. the request includes money for funerals and mental health care for survivors and first responders. financial losses from the mudslide have topped $10 million. dozens of homes were destroyed, at least 24 people lost their lives. we'll have much more on the mudslides coming up later on "today."