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Feds Stage Disaster Simulation

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Feds Stage Disaster Simulation

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Feds Stage Disaster Simulation

Feds Stage Disaster Simulation

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Federal officials stage a full-scale exercise to test how well the federal government would operate in the face of a major disaster or terrorist attack. Thousands of federal workers were relocated outside Washington, D.C., Thursday as part of the simulation. NPR's Pam Fessler reports.