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Trump Visits Florida to Assess Hurricane Irma Damage

15 September 2017, 12:57 | Percy Christensen

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House Speaker Paul Ryan of Wis. center arrives for a GOP caucus meeting on Capitol Hill Wednesday Sept. 13 2017 in Washington

Speaking of which, later, in Naples, a supporter asked President Trump "where Obama was during the last hurricane?"

Vice President Mike Pence also joined the president on the trip.

Trump is planning to campaign for the Republican tax plan in states where Democratic senators face tough re-election prospects in 2018.

Trump has also taken pains to appear personally involved in planning and relief efforts, appearing in photos from the Oval Office with large maps and briefing materials spread across the wooden Resolute Desk.

Trump and Vice President Pence met with Scott and greeted rescue workers. He added that "I don't know what he's going to do".

The president says in Fort Myers, Florida, that he hopes Scott "runs for the Senate".

Scott hasn't decided on a future Senate campaign.

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"We're looking into the temperature inside the facility, the staffing inside the facility, and all the conditions inside the facility in the hours leading up to this situation", Hollywood city spokeswoman Raelin Storey told a news conference on Thursday.

"We're talking about taking care of people, people brought here that have done a good job".

"We are there for you 100 percent", Trump said before donning gloves and helping to hand out sandwiches to local residents from a lunch line under a canopy.

"Ultimately, we have to have the wall".

"Hurricane season has left countless Americans stranded and in need of medical care or other assistance", said Rep. Dave Reichert (R-WA), who unveiled the bill on Monday. Mr. Trump addresses reporters before leaving the South Law, saying, "Historically there's never been anything like this".

The visit comes as lawmakers from Florida have made appeals to their colleagues in Congress to give more disaster relief aid to FEMA, anxious that the scope of the damage in Florida will require more resources to be approved in coming weeks.

"Am leaving now for Florida to see our GREAT first responders and to thank the U.S. Coast Guard, FEMA etc.", he wrote.



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