Too many of our neighbors are still couch surfing or living in homes that need to be repaired. They deserve better and we can and must do better.
Low-income and ALICE families were disproportionately impacted by Sandy, Incurring more than half of all residential damage, but receiving less than 30 percent of the recovery assistance.”
The federal government only has $30 billion available. If the deadlock is not resolved this week, the government would only be able to pay 70% of the bills.
Leonard Lance, Frank LoBiondo and Jon Bunyan – have joined 22 of their party colleagues and said publicly that they would vote for a “clean” Continuing Resolution.
Our hope is he takes the opportunity to streamline and improve the program, as the Mount Laurel rulings have resulted in the construction of an estimated 60,000 homes.