Bipartisan Amendment to Be Considered by House this Week
WASHINGTON, DC - Today Congressman Rod Blum (R-IA) announced that he has filed an amendment with the support of Reps. Dave Loebsack (D-IA) and David Young (R-IA) to the Water Resources Development Act (WRDA) of 2016 that calls for construction of the Cedar Rapids Flood Project to be expedited.
FEMA URGES IOWANS TO BE READY FOR ACTIVE FLOODING AND SEVERE WEATHER
With active flooding underway in parts of Iowa and the threat of more to come, the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) is urging Iowans to be ready to take life-saving actions on short notice.
WASHINGTON, DC – Congressman Rod Blum today announced that he has requested that President Obama grant Governor Terry Branstad’s request for a Presidential Disaster Declaration in response to the damage caused by heavy rains and flooding in Northeast Iowa between August 23rd & 27th.