In order to hear the impact of Hurricane Irma that recently stumble the Sunshine State and causes huge destruction in the state, United State President Donald Trump attend a briefing in Florida.
Trump is in the Sunshine State of U.S. where the lives of many people will never be the same after the hurricane. The President is in the hurricane affected state to meet the first responders and local officials.
Trump tweeted, “Am leaving now for Florida to see our GREAT first responders and to thank the U.S. Coast Guard, FEMA etc. A real disaster, much work to do!”
Am leaving now for Florida to see our GREAT first responders and to thank the U.S. Coast Guard, FEMA etc. A real disaster, much work to do!
— Donald J. Trump (@realDonaldTrump) September 14, 2017
According to President Trump, the Hurricane Irma impacts is a “real disaster.” He said that there is “much work to do!”
The hurricane has highly devastated the state, the hurricane death toll in Florida has touched the mark of 25as of Wednesday morning. Heat and power outage remain troublesome for millions of people in Florida and neighboring areas. Power outage and heat recently let eight patients to death at a local nursing home, the airconditioning was not in work.
According to the Federal Emergency Management Agency’s (FEMA) estimate, 25% of residents in the Florida Keys have been destroyed by the hurricane.
On Thursday, Trump told reporters that officials are doing “great job” to restore power in the across the state. He said, “Historically there’s never been anything like this, but the U.S. Coast Guard, FEMA, working with Gov. Scott, they’ve really done an amazing job, power is turning on rapidly.”
“we have the largest assembling of human beings ever for power and rapidly it’s being turned on, so were very happy with that,” Trump said.
He added, “We want to get massive border security and I think that both Nancy Pelosi and Chuck Schumer I think they agree with it, but we met last night and I think were fairly close but we have to get massive border security.”