U.S. President Donald Trump meets with congressional leaders: House Majority Leader Rep. Kevin McCarthy, Treasury Secretary Steve Mnuchin, Speaker of the House Paul Ryan, Vice President Mike Pence, Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell, Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer and House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi in the Oval Office of the White House in Washington, U.S., September 6, 2017.
Trump has been receiving regular briefings on both Irma and Jose, along with updates on recovery and relief efforts that continue in southeast Texas and Louisiana after Harvey, the White House said.
'This is a storm of enormous destructive power, and I ask everyone in the storm's path to heed ALL instructions from government officials, ' he wrote. Irma has forced millions of residents to leave their homes in one of the largest emergency evacuations in American history.
He talked to Gov. Rick Scott of Florida, where Irma made landfall early Sunday as a category 4 storm with winds up to 130 miles per hour.
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The president and Mrs. Trump invited members of the Cabinet and their spouses to Camp David for the weekend, the White House said.
When all this is over, the man who had in 2012 said in a tweet that global warming as a concept was "created by and for the Chinese in order to make United States manufacturing non-competitive" and had as President pulled the U.S. out of the Paris Accord might have to face many tough questions. "Property is replaceable, he said, "but lives are not, and safety has to come first".
Florida Governor Scott said he spoke with Trump on Sunday morning. He thanked FEMA and the Homeland Security Department, which oversees the agency, for their efforts.
While there, Pence told reporters Trump has been monitoring the storm around the clock and has directed the full resources of the government to help in the response. "And as I've been saying, paperwork and money's not going to get in the way of us mobilizing and saving lives". Again, we've never seen anything like this. So we need to simplify the tax code, reduce taxes very substantially on the middle class, and make our business tax more globally competitive. Together, we will restore, recover and rebuild. "We will do it quickly".