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Luetkemeyer Applauds Presidential Support for Counties Hit Hardest by Severe Weather

Washington, July 10, 2019

Congressman Blaine Luetkemeyer (MO-03) applauds President Donald Trump’s swift approval of Acting Governor Mike Kehoe’s disaster declaration request following a letter from the entire Missouri congressional delegation.

“Across this great state, our communities have faced historic tornadoes and flooding. Missourians are resilient and thanks to this much-needed support from President Trump, our communities will now have the resources they need to continue rebuilding,” said Congressman Luetkemeyer.

The approved disaster declaration makes Federal funding available to numerous counties in Missouri’s Third Congressional District including the counties of: Cole, Lincoln, Miller, Osage, and St. Charles.