SHAHEEN STATEMENT ON WINTER STORM DISASTER DECLARATION

March 29, 2010

(Washington D.C.)-U.S. Senator Jeanne Shaheen today released the below statement in reaction to President Obama signing a disaster declaration for New Hampshire to help the state recover from the damaging winter windstorm earlier this year.  Shaheen recently wrote a letter to President Obama urging he make this designation so New Hampshire could receive additional federal support.

 

"This year's winter storm left homes and businesses across New Hampshire severely damaged. President Obama's disaster declaration will help the families and businesses that are struggling to recover, and I'm grateful that these resources will now be available."

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