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Prepared for disaster? Georgia gets a passing grade

December 10, 2008
by BEN SMITH
The Atlanta Journal-Constitution

A new report gives Georgia a passing grade for its readiness to distribute stockpiled medicine and vaccines during a pandemic or terrorist attack - but not by much.

The report, released Tuesday by the Trust for America's Health, found that Georgia has "adequate plans" to dole out emergency medical supplies from the Strategic National Stockpile in a catastrophe.

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