President Biden will travel to Manville, New Jersey and Queens, New York on Tuesday to survey storm damage from Hurricane Ida, the White House says.
Biden also announced he will visit three memorial sites on the 9/11 anniversary next Saturday to 'honor and memorialize' the lives of nearly 3,000 people killed that day two decades ago.
President Biden talks to residents as he tours a neighborhood hit by Hurricane Ida in LaPlace, La., on September 3, 2021.Jonathan Ernst / ReutersSept. 4, 2021, 8:20 PM UTCByNicole AcevedoPresident Joe Biden will travel to Manville, New Jersey and Queens, New York on Tuesday to survey storm damage from Hurricane Ida, according to the White House.
At least 65 hurricane-related deaths have been reported across eight states a week after Ida made landfall in Louisiana. Most of these deaths were reported in New Jersey and New York.Remnants of Ida unleashed destructive tornadoes as well as record rain and floods across the northeast on Wednesday — killing 25 people in New Jersey, 17 in New York, five in Pennsylvania and one person in Connecticut.
In New York City, most of the fatal victims died in illegally converted basement apartments or cellars,Department of Buildings.Commissioner Melanie La Rocca said the department is inspecting over a thousand properties across the city's five boroughs in the aftermath of Ida, headtopics.com
."We’ll continue doing everything we can to keep New Yorkers safe in their residences," she said.A dozen hurricane-related deaths have been reported in Louisiana so far; five other deaths were also reported in Mississippi, Alabama, and Maryland.
On Saturday, Biden tweeted a message for everyone impacted by Hurricane Ida, saying"we are here for you, and we will get through this together. Keep the faith." Read more: MSNBC »
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To be honest ...I feel for Louisiana folks!!Above all...for New York folks hell mfkn no! Reason why ...Feb 18th to 31st we in Texas went with out power..and typical NYC pplz said we were wimps....You go 12 days no Electricity in - 15° degrees ❄❄❄ not many even up there could! AndrewYang But Live Music, amirite?
Why hasn't he visited Louisiana? I don’t know why presidents do this. It’s a huge disruption to the recovery operations. Highways, airports and locations get shut down, local politicians run out for the photo op. It all so unnecessary. It done for purely selfish reasons. His staff has already scoured Yelp for the best ice cream spots there.
Biden to travel to New York and New Jersey to survey Hurricane Ida storm damagePresident Joe Biden will travel to New Jersey and New York next week to survey widespread storm damage caused by the remnants of Hurricane Ida, according to the White House. It has become clear that flood control measures, especially in big cities like New York, are too fragile. The safety myth of Biden's New Trade Tower has lost its credibility. Amen President Biden will travel to New Jersey and New York next week to survey widespread damage caused by Hurricane Ida, the White House says Better explanation of the original tweet. Be careful my friend!😳 It’s seams like he’s new to put his steps!😏👍 Good luck with that 😉✌🏻😎
Severe Flooding from Storm Ida Hits New York & Jersey, 9 Reported DeadSevere flooding has wreaked havoc in New York and NJ and left 9 people dead.
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President Biden surveys Hurricane Ida damage in New OrleansPres. Biden traveled to New Orleans Friday to survey damage caused by Hurricane Ida, meet with local leaders and demonstrate the federal response to the storm that made landfall in Louisiana before devastating much of the northeastern United States. Biden administration releases plan for combating next pandemic . Anybody seen Kamala? Hurricane Ida was yesterday’s thing already. What is Biden showing off today?
Biden criticizes Texas' severe new abortion law, vows to defend abortion rightsPresident Biden says Texas' draconian new abortion law violates the Constitution, pledges to 'protect and defend' abortion rights. Not according to the Supreme Court. BiDunce needs to resign. So when will they introduce a bill banning viagra, mandating vasectomies and allowing women to claim independent on taxes at 6 weeks. Do it Joe!!!
President Biden to survey Hurricane Ida damage in New OrleansPres. Biden planned to travel to New Orleans to survey damage caused by Hurricane Ida, meeting with local leaders and demonstrating the federal response to the storm that made landfall in Louisiana before devastating much of the Northeast U.S. Nobody cares Go home POTUS You'll just be in the way. good luck