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Texans still don't know if they qualify for FEMA aid after Imelda. But some say the potential help may not be worth the wait.

For people affected by Imelda to get FEMA aid, there have to be at least 800 flooded homes that weren't insured — and it could be weeks before Texans know if that threshold is met.

A police vehicle is partially submerged as Tropical Depression Imelda causes widespread flooding near Beaumont, TX. Thursday, Sept. 19, 2019.Bmt Flooding 8426

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