"Wanted to respond quickly in order to alleviate some of the incredible suffering going on," Trump tweeted.
At least 31 people have died in fires raging in northern and southern California.
I just approved an expedited request for a Major Disaster Declaration for the State of California. Wanted to respond quickly in order to alleviate some of the incredible suffering going on. I am with you all the way. God Bless all of the victims and families affected.— Donald J. Trump (@realDonaldTrump) November 13, 2018
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