It's been a long time coming, but now it's here. The President signed an executive order to help protect the country from EMP.
President Obama acknowledged the existential threat our vulnerable power grid poses to our civilization on October 13, 2016, by signing an Executive Order to prepare the Nation for space weather events. This is significant to me because I finished the first draft of my thriller Patriarch Run, which highlights the vulnerability of the grid in realistic and accurate detail, in 2010. At that time, people simply weren't taking the threat to the grid seriously. They are now!