Sen. Cornyn Launches Harvey Rebuilding Site Ahead Of AnniversaryU.S. Senator John Cornyn (R-TX) launched a page on his website for Texans with information on disaster aid legislation passed since the storm.
Texas' Abbott Decries Storm Aid Bill; White House BristlesThe White House on Friday sent Congress a $44 billion disaster aid request that's already under attack as being way too small by lawmakers from states recently hit by hurricanes.
Tough Issues Could Bring About Government ShutdownEarly signs of disagreement and uncertainty among congressional lawmakers and the White House point to the possibility of a government shutdown in December.
President Trump Tweets Puerto Rico Can't Get Aid 'Forever'President Donald Trump is criticizing hurricane-ravaged Puerto Rico and says the government can't keep federal aid there "forever."
House Set To Pass $36.5B For Hurricane, Wildfire Relief The House is on track to deliver a sweeping bipartisan vote for President Donald Trump's request for additional disaster aid, $16 billion to pay flood insurance claims, and emergency funding to help the cash-strapped government of Puerto Rico stay afloat.
White House To Seek $29B Disaster Aid PackageThe Trump administration is finalizing a $29 billion disaster aid package that combines $16 billion to shore up the government-backed flood insurance program with almost $13 billion in new relief for hurricane victims.
White House Readies $5.9B Request For Harvey Recovery AidThe White House is preparing an initial $5.9 billion package in Harvey aid, a first down payment to ensure recovery efforts over the next few weeks are adequately funded.
Pence Urges Congress To Act Quickly On HarveyThe Vice President says more than 300,000 people have registered for disaster aid.
USDA: Farmers In 6 States Eligible For Disaster AidThe U.S. Department of Agriculture says 37 counties in six states are eligible for disaster aid if they lost crops to rain and flooding between Nov. 1 and Jan. 12.
Obama Grants Disaster Declarations For 25 Texas CountiesAfter December severe weather and tornadoes, President Barack Obama has granted Disaster Declarations for 25 Texas counties.
Deadline For North Texans To Apply For FEMA Storm AssistanceAugust 27 is the deadline for North Texans with damage from the spring storms to register for assistance from the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) or the U.S. Small Business Administration (SBA).
Will Dallas Receive Disaster Relief? FEMA Tours County MondayFEMA agents are coming to Dallas County again Monday as the area waits to hear if it's eligible for federal disaster aid amid the slew of storms and flooding last month. In order to qualify for federal aid, counties must have at least 25 severely damaged homes.