Biden Pledges Federal Support to Those Impacted by Hurricane IdaEpoch Times, United States politics | The Epoch Times

President Joe Biden said Thursday that the White House would help those impacted by Hurricane Ida ahead of his trip to Louisiana to survey storm damage. “My message to everyone affected is we’re all in this together. The nation is here to help. That’s the message I’ve been making clear to the majors, governors, energy and utility leaders in the region who my administration has been working closely with over the last few days,” he said on Thursday. His administration will “be working around the clock until the critical needs of the region are fully met,” Biden said, adding that he’ll visit Lousiana, where the storm made landfall over the past weekend as a Category 4 hurricane. “We will meet them.” The president tapped White House senior adviser and director of the Office of Public Engagement Cedric Richmond to lead Ida’s recovery efforts. Richmond was a congressman from Louisiana for 10 …Read More

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