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LOUISIANA LIEUTENANT GOVERNOR BILLY NUNGESSER URGING PRESIDENT TRUMP FOR ADDITIONAL FINANCIAL RELIEF AS ANOTHER STORM LOOMS


BATON ROUGE, La. – In a letter sent today to President Donald Trump, Louisiana Lieutenant Governor Billy Nungesser requested the state's 25% matching fund obligation under the Stafford Act due to expenses incurred during the ongoing pandemic be waived. Hurricane Laura left a path of destruction through 26 parishes. Because of the financial burden the state and the affected areas are realizing related to the hurricane, Lieutenant Governor Nungesser urged President Trump to consider exercising ...more...