McConnell, Paul Support State Request For Federal Assistant

In a joint letter to the secretary of agriculture, Kentucky’s two U.S. Senators have expressed their support for Governor Steve Beshear’s request for additional federal disaster relief for the commonwealth’s agrarian communities. Minority Leader Mitch McConnell and Sen. Rand Paul sent the message to  Secretary of Agriculture Tom Vilsack on Wednesday, asking for immediate assistance […]

Thousands Apply For Federal Flood Assistance

The Federal Emergency Management Agency says Louisville residents continue to apply for disaster assistance for uninsured losses from the August 4 flash flood. FEMA spokesman Ron Whittington says damage inspectors are on the ground, responding to requests for help. “We’ve had a total of $4.5 million in disaster aid for about 5,500 residents in Jefferson […]