On Thursday, Representative
This week, millions of people experienced historic flooding and winds from the remnants of Hurricane Ida, which had become a tropical depression after ravaging parts of
"I am heartbroken by the tragic loss of life from Hurricane Ida in
"As we continue to face the COVID-19 pandemic and the surge in cases of the Delta variant, it is critical that everyone who calls
"On behalf of our constituents, we respectfully urge you to grant
Members from the
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Dear President Biden:
Last night, our constituents experienced historic flooding and winds from the remnants of PostTropical DepressionIda. As a result, thousands of New Yorkers woke up this morning with flooded homes, damaged vehicles, and an inability to access critical public infrastructure like public transportation and hospitals. Tragically, this storm also took numerous lives, with still potentially more people who have not been accounted for. The impact of Ida will also leave us with many significant health and economic strain as the people of our states work to find a safe path to recovery in an already difficult time.
As we continue to face the COVID-19 pandemic and the surge in cases of the Delta variant, it is critical that everyone who calls
On behalf of our constituents, we respectfully urge you to grant
We stand ready to work together to address this crisis and thank you in advance for your prompt consideration of this request.
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