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House passes Trump"s proposed $36.5B for hurricane, wildfire relief

  AP Photo/Jae C. HongWASHINGTON (Reuters) - A new package of U.S. disaster assistance sailed through the House of Representatives on Thursday, despite President Donald Trump expressing impatience with having to devote federal resources for .....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderOct 12th, 2017

House expected to pass Trump"s proposed $36.5B for hurricane, wildfire relief

REUTERS/Stephen LamWASHINGTON (AP) — The House is on track to backi.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderOct 12th, 2017

House set to pass $36.5B for hurricane, wildfire relief

The House is on track to backing President Donald Trump's request for billions more in disaster aid, $16 billion to pay flood insurance claims and emergency funding to help the cash-strapped government of Puerto Rico stay afloat......»»

Category: topSource: foxnewsOct 12th, 2017

Senate passes up aviation, hurricane tax relief bill

The House passed a bill Thursday to avoid a partial shutdown of federal aviation programs, and also wrapped in tax relief for hurricane victims and an expansion of the private flood insurance market......»»

Category: topSource: foxnewsSep 28th, 2017

The House just passed the massive Trump-Pelosi-Schumer deal

Alex Wong/Getty ImagesThe House of Representatives passed a package on Friday to provide relief for Hurricane Harvey, suspend the debt ceiling, and fund t.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderSep 8th, 2017

Paul Ryan responds to rumors he"s mad about Trump"s grand deal with Democrats

House Speaker Paul Ryan insisted he is not worried about a deal President Donald Trump struck with Democrats Nancy Pelosi and Chuck Schumer bundling hurricane relief with agreements on government funding Wednesday. T.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderSep 8th, 2017

The White House announced where President Trump"s $1 million donation to Hurricane Harvey relief efforts is going

AP Photo/Jacquelyn Martin President Donald Trump and first lady Melania Trump announced on Wednesday .....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderSep 6th, 2017

House overwhelmingly passes $7.9 billion Harvey aid bill

The House is swiftly moving to pass President Donald Trump's request for a $7.9 billion first installment of relief for victims of Harvey......»»

Category: topSource: foxnewsSep 6th, 2017

Here’s Where the $1 Million President Trump Donated to Harvey Relief Went

Twelve different organizations. The White House revealed the recipients of President Trump’s $1 million Hurricane Harvey relief donation on Wednesday, including well-known aid organizations like the Red Cross and Salvation Army, as well .....»»

Category: europeSource: fortuneSep 6th, 2017

Aid for Hurricane Harvey Is About to Collide With Another Issue in Congress

Coming up against the (debt) ceiling. With federal disaster reserves running out, the House is swiftly moving to pass President Donald Trump’s request for a $7.9 billion first installment of relief for victims .....»»

Category: europeSource: fortuneSep 6th, 2017

Trump seeks $7.85 bn for Harvey relief, warns on debt ceiling

US President Donald Trump has asked Congress for an initial $7.85 billion for Hurricane Harvey recovery efforts, the White House budget director had said on Friday, adding that failure to raise the b........»»

Category: worldSource: nytSep 2nd, 2017

Trump rates White House"s hurricane response in Puerto Rico a "10"

President Donald Trump met Thursday with Puerto Rico Gov. Ricardo Rossello, and gave the federal government's hurricane recovery ef.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderOct 19th, 2017

Melania Trump Wants Americans to Help Puerto Rico, Maybe She Should Tell her Husband

The White House released a PSA of Melania Trump asking Americans to help out hurricane victims, even though her husband was not as willing......»»

Category: topSource: newsweekOct 17th, 2017

White House says corporate tax cut would boost wages by $4,000

Cutting the corporate tax rate to 20 percent, as President Donald Trump has proposed, would increase average household income by at least $4,000 a year, according to estimates in a White House study......»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralOct 16th, 2017

White House says corporate tax cut would boost wages $4,000

Cutting the corporate tax rate to 20 percent, as President Donald Trump has proposed, would increase average household income by at least $4,000 a year, according to estimates in a White House study......»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralOct 16th, 2017

Trump lashes out at Puerto Rico as House passes aid package

The House is on track to backing President Donald Trump's request for billions more in disaster aid, $16 billion to pay flood insurance claims and emergency funding to help the cash-strapped government of Puerto Rico stay afloat......»»

Category: topSource: foxnewsOct 12th, 2017

House Passes $37 Billion Disaster-Aid Package

Disaster victims in Puerto Rico, Texas and Florida can breath a sigh of relief. A piece of legislation authorizing $36.5 billion in a.....»»

Category: blogSource: zerohedgeOct 12th, 2017

The Latest: House passes $36.5 billion disaster aid bill

The Latest on federal aid for hurricane=ravaged Puerto Rico (all times local): 7:35 a.m......»»

Category: topSource: foxnewsOct 12th, 2017

U.S. House to vote on $36.5 billion disaster relief package

The U.S. House of Representatives is expected on Thursday to approve $36.5 billion in emergency relief for hurricane-hit areas such as Florida, Texas, Puerto Rico and the U.S. Virgin Islands, as well as California, struck by devastating wildfires......»»

Category: topSource: foxnewsOct 12th, 2017

Trump nails shut the coffin on climate relief

Recently, US Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) Administrator Scott Pruitt issued a Notice of Proposed Rulemaking (NPRM), proposing to repeal the so-called Clean Power Plan (CPP).....»»

Category: topSource: business-standardOct 11th, 2017

Trump shares 9-minute video praising his own relief efforts in Puerto Rico: "Nobody could"ve done what I"ve done"

Joe Raedle/Getty ImagesPresident Donald Trump's Twitter account shared a video Sunday highlighting the administration's hurricane relief efforts in.....»»

Category: dealsSource: nytOct 9th, 2017