The White House: Emergency Executive Order directing federal relief to the outer boroughs of NYC.
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The White House: Emergency Executive Order directing federal relief to the outer boroughs of NYC.

    1. mark sonderskov
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      mark sonderskov

      NY, NY

Mr. President, Mr. Vice President,
Thousands of our neighbors in NYC are in danger and need immediate medical attention as they are facing hypothermia and death. The police, fire department, and Red Cross are at their capacity. I ask for more relief to be sent now. We are still in serious jeopardy, especially those in public housing and the elderly. People are without heat, hot food and shelter. There is a tremendous effort by volunteers that it is helping but would better cope with these extreme conditions with more federal support. Coordination and leadership by our citizens, our local and state governments appears limited as they are still overwhelmed. No blame offered in this difficult situation but rather a plee to help improve it. We need more materials and coordination of materials. There are many folks of all ages that still cannot leave for various reasons, many medical and logistical. FEMA is not yet comprehensive enough nor is it fast enough. Those less fortunate need buses, temporary shelters, tents, generators, GAS, heat, kitchens and hot food just to start. We need this yesterday, today and tomorrow. We need your help and direction Mr. President. Please step in and help administrate aid directly to us.
Thank you,

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    • ashley gitter NEW YORK, NY
      • almost 2 years ago

      Because my family and I lost our home in Hurricane Sandy

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    • bonnie maslin NEW YORK, NY
      • almost 2 years ago

      The suffering and despiar is staggering

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    • paula hashmall MERRICK, NY
      • almost 2 years ago

      Many friends and family still can't go back to their homes and apartments.

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    • Lynn Gold NEW YORK, NY
      • almost 2 years ago

      There are too many people still in dire need of help.

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      • almost 2 years ago

      this is happening where i live

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