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Disaster Housing Recovery Updates, Wednesday, October 18, 2017

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  • Potential Misappropriation of Funds. Four members of the House Committee on Natural Resources, Rob Bishop , Bruce Westerman , Doug LaMalfa , Jenniffer González-Colón , sent a request to FEMA Administrator Brock Long…
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Disaster Housing Recovery Update, Tuesday, October 17, 2017

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  • Emergency Funding. The Senate may take up the $37 billion disaster supplemental spending bill on Friday. The House version of the bill provided the disaster recovery funding requested by the White House, but did not include additional funding requested by the Texas, Florida and Puerto Rico delegations for additional CDBG-DR funding, among other things.
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Disaster Housing Recovery Updates, Monday, October 16, 2017

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On October 13, seven Senators, Chuck Schumer (D-NY), Bill Nelson (D-FL), Maria Cantwell (D-WA), Kirsten Gillibrand (D-NY), Christopher Murphy (D-CT), Robert Menendez (D-NJ), and Cory Booker (D-NJ), sent a… 764 more words

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Housing Recovery Updates, Thursday, October 12, 2017

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Housing Recovery Updates, Wednesday, October 11, 2017

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Emergency Funding. Late last night, the House Appropriations Committee posted its disaster supplemental spending bill that would provide $36.5 billion in emergency funding for hurricane and wildfire relief and recovery. 702 more words

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Hurricane Housing Recovery Updates, Tuesday, October 10, 2017

HURRICANE HOUSING RECOVERY COALITION

On October 10, the Hurricane Housing Recovery Coalition held a congressional briefing on our recommendations for a just, equitable and complete housing recovery from Hurricanes Harvey, Irma and Maria. 1,574 more words

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Hurricanes, Friday, October 6, 2017

CONGRESS

House and Senate appropriators are beginning to work on the next disaster spending bill, and additional CDBG-DR funding is in the mix. Today, the full Texas congressional delegation (including Senator Cornyn, majority whip) sent a letter to appropriators urging an additional $7 billion in CDBG-DR funding for Texas. 540 more words

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