Donald Trump arrives in Texas for second visit since Hurricane Harvey

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By: Reuters | Houston |
Published:September 2, 2017 11:20 pm


Hurricane Harvey, Houston Hurricane, Golf coast Texas hurricane, Donald Trump, Donald Trump Houston, Donald Trump Harvey, US News, World News, Indian Express News U.S. President Donald Trump gestures as he visits with flood survivors of Hurrican Harvey on the NRG Center, in Houston, Texas on Saturday. (Reuters)

U.S. President Donald Trump arrived in Houston on Saturday to satisfy with sufferers of Hurricane Harvey after every week of historical flooding in the realm claimed no less than 40 lives and displaced greater than 1 million folks.

On his second visit to the area since the hurricane made landfall in the United States closing week, Trump disembarked from Air Force One dressed in darkish pants and a rain jacket and was once greeted by means of a bunch that incorporated Texas Governor Greg Abbott and Houston Mayor Sylvester Turner.

Trump was once accompanied by means of First Lady Melania Trump, who wore a blue hat that learn “Texas” and a blue denim blouse, and a handful of cupboard contributors, together with Education Secretary Betsy DeVos and Veteran Affairs Secretary David Shulkin.

Trump requested Congress past due Friday for an preliminary $7.85 billion for storm restoration efforts. Abbott has stated that his state might want greater than $125 billion.

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