PLEASE REBLOG IF YOU PROTEST THIS ACTION: NYC adult home residents asked to repay FEMA aid

Shame on you, FEMA (Federal Emergency Management Agency). You give a little bit of financial aid after the superstorm Sandy to help people who were forced to leave their building. It turns out it was just a nice PR opportunity to make Obama look good. Two years later you decide to ask them to reimburse it all…just before Christmas. Congratulations, I’m nominating you for Scrooge of the Year for 2014. Here’s an article describing the situation from the blog of Ann Johnson-Murphree.

Vous n’avez pas honte, FEMA (L’Agence fédérale des situations d’urgence (Federal Emergency Management Agency, FEMA)). Vou avez donné une petite aide financière, suite à la tempete Sandy qui a frappé l’étét de New Jersey et la ville de New York il y a deux ans, au gens qui devaient quitté leur batiment. C’était une bonne action de relation publique pour Obama. Mais deux ans plus tard vous exiger que ces gen rembourse la totalité de cette aide…et just avant Noël! Je vous nomme pour le Scrooge de l’année 2014. Voici un article sur la situation (désolé, c’est en anglais) du blog d’Ann Johnson-Murphree.

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Really FEMA… here are just a few figures to look at:

American foreign aid by country statistics:

India – $124,485,000, China – $17,800,000, Russian Federation – $66,138,000, Iran – $472,060,000, Iraq – $472,060,000, Ukraine – $120,907,000, Myanmar – $38,527,000, Yemen – $545,699,000, Indonesia – $205,716,000, Turkmenistan – $11,074,000, Mexico – $178,189,000, Nicaragua – $24,462,000, Brazil – $24,340,000, South Africa – $571,135,000, Namibia – $103,218,000, Mozambique – $386,692,000, Ethiopia – $519,003,000, Libyan Arab Jamahiriya – $203,183,000, Niger – $17,540,000, Venezuela – $5,000,000, Peru – $99,837,000, Ecuador – $22,669,000, Chile – $1,400,00

A $2,486 REFUND…USA/ FEMA…SHAME ON YOU” ! 11.9.2014 ajm


NYC adult home residents asked to repay FEMA aid

The Associated Press – By DAVID B. CARUSO – Associated Press

NEW YORK (AP) — The residents of Belle Harbor Manor spent four miserable months in emergency shelters after Superstorm Sandy’s floodwaters surged through their assisted-living center on New York City’s Rockaway…

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