Tag: hurricane irene

Neither Fast Nor Furious

President Obama finally signed a disaster relief declaration yesterday, Save Jerseyans. This act releases FEMA funds for flood-ravaged Bergen, Essex, Morris, Passaic and Somerset counties. Affected residents in those counties can apply immediately by contacting¬†1-800-621-FEMA. I frankly don’t know what Read More

UPDATE: Thousands of New Jerseyans Still Underwater and Powerless After Hurricane Irene

Some New Jerseyans are carrying on today as if Hurricane Irene never happened. Congressional Democrats certainly are; they’re playing partisan games and refusing to approve much needed FEMA funds. President Obama seems equally unconcerned about the Garden State. His latest Read More

REPORT: Irene Leaves 100,000+ Without Power in South Jersey… So Far

Atlantic City Electric services roughly 547,000 South Jerseyans. At this hour, they’re telling media that 100,000 of their customers are without power. About 25% of these customers reside in populous Camden County where heavy bands of rain continue to circulate.¬†The Read More