The two senators wrote U.S. Commerce Sec. Wilbur Ross on the matter on Wednesday.
This week, U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) Administrator Andrew Wheeler tapped Mary Walker as regional administrator for Region 4 which includes Florida, Alabama Georgia, Kentucky, North Carolina, Mississippi, South Carolina and Tennessee.
On Tuesday, Rubio announced his support for U.S. Sen. Cindy Hyde-Smith’s, R-Miss., “Forest Recovery Act” which creates a special rule for companies and individuals who lose uncut timber from natural disasters.
Noting that hurricane season starts on Saturday, the FRF insisted the sales tax holiday offered Floridians a great chance to stock up on supplies and save.
“I am pleased that after the Transportation and Infrastructure hearing, FEMA has obligated this overdue funding. We’re waiting on more funds, but this is a significant step in the right direction,” said Mucarsel-Powell.
With hurricane season starting on Saturday, AAA released a survey on Tuesday which shows an overwhelming majority--92 percent--of Floridians are worried about hurricanes.
“In Minnesota, we take the quality of our 10,000 lakes very seriously, and we all want to preserve the quality of these important waterways for generations to come,” Klobuchar, who is running in the crowded Democratic presidential primary, said on Thursday.
“The Homeownership Loan Program (HLP) will offer a favorable 30-year fixed rate first mortgage coupled with up to $15,000 in down payment (DPA) and closing cost assistance for qualifying homebuyers up to 140 percent AMI,” the governor’s office noted.
“As you know, recovery efforts following Hurricane Michael have been extremely difficult for Northwest Floridians, and the federal government must work with local communities in response to the unprecedented devastation,” Rubio wrote Gaynor on Tuesday.
Dunn, who sits on the U.S. House Agriculture Committee, was honored last week by the American Farm Bureau Federation with its “Friend of Farm Bureau” award.