Site Search
Google Search
Breaking News: Typhoon Lan Closes In On Japan     - | -     Police Arrest 3 Over Nazi Salutes, Shots At Protesters     - | -     Jimmy Carter: I Would Go To North Korea     - | -     Ex Presidents Grace Hurricane Relief Concert     - | -     U.S.-Backed Militias Seize Key Oil Field In Syria     - | -     Abe Wins Japan's Election, Wants To Change Pacifist Constitution
U.S. House Panel Approves $36.5 Billion For Disaster Relief
Get National News Alerts

11 Oct 2017 05:52 PM EST

On Tuesday, the U.S. House of Representatives’ Appropriations Committee has approved $36.5 billion in emergency funding for relief and recovery from the recent devastating hurricanes and wildfires. The bill includes relief for wildfire efforts, for the National Flood Insurance program and a provision enabling low-income Puerto Ricans to receive emergency nutrition assistance. In the past few weeks, the United States has been battered by a series of hurricanes in the Caribbean, Texas and Florida and wildfires in California.

Post Your Comment
Excellent Very Good Good Fair Poor



Recently Posted Comments
FREE
AllMediaNY AllMediaNY AllMedaiNY