Post a total of 3 substantive responses over 2 separate days for full participation. This includes your initial post and 2 replies to other students. Respond to the following in a minimum of 175 words:

Emergency management personnel are accountable to the public in a variety of ways. Give examples of how politics and emergency management affect one another. What factors might cause an incident commander to be at odds with politicians? What are the benefits and pitfalls of such partnerships?

Reply to at least 2 of your classmates. Be constructive and professional in your responses.

I need one initial response and two follow up responses.