Federal Emergency Management Agency
“We expect more from our national leaders to address this issue in a real way,” Mayor Eric Adams said during his visit to El Paso.
Officials are preparing for an expected increase in asylum-seekers crossing the U.S.-Mexico border as pandemic-era immigration restrictions expire this week.
U.S. officials say they are vowing to unleash a massive amount of federal aid in response to Hurricane Ian as the death toll rises amid recovery efforts.
The hurricane has already wreaked havoc in Cuba, and is set to strengthen before it makes landfall on Florida’s west coast.
Eight Months after Hurricane Maria, thousands of families are being housed in hotel rooms across the country. They live month-to-month, not knowing where they will be forced to go at the drop of a hat.
The average amount awarded per death is $6,500, according to FEMA.
The two Republican lawmakers have had an increasingly testy relationship.
Deanne Criswell says her agency is helping areas with ongoing rescue efforts after they were hit by a deadly swarm of severe twisters on Friday night.
The agency said it would no longer impose strict ownership requirements that unduly affected Black communities.
Biden tied the powerful storm’s destruction and the California wildfires together to renew his call for legislation addressing climate change.