Jovanda Patterson, one of those accused of corruption at FEMA, pleads guilty

The former deputy staff of the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA, in English) in San Juan, Jovanda Patterson, pleaded guilty to corruption charges in relation to recovery funds from the hurricane Maria In Puerto Rico. This was reported today by the head of the federal prosecutor’s office on the Island, Stephen Muldrow, in a press […]

Family in Cabo Rojo receives $ 29 dollars from FEMA to fix their home

A family in Cabo Rojo was eligible to receive $ 29 of aid from FEMA for the arrangements of their home affected by the earthquakes in the past few months on the island. Isabel Silva, who is in charge of two grandchildren with special conditions, told Noticentro that she was surprised by the notification sent […]

Trump increases federal share of flood resumption in West Virginia 2016

CHARLESTON, W.Va. (AP) – President Donald Trump has increased the federal share of costs to help West Virginia recover from the floods that devastated the state in 2016. Governor Jim Justice’s office said Friday that Trump approved his request to increase the federal quota from 75% to 90% for public assistance projects. The Justice Bureau […]