Biden Authorizes Relief for Hawaii Wildfires
President Joe Biden has authorized the federal government to provide Hawaii with necessary resources for recovery after the devastating wildfires on Maui.
Biden to Visit Hawaii for Support
President Biden and first lady Jill Biden plan to visit Hawaii soon to assess the situation and offer their support without disrupting the ongoing recovery efforts.
Biden Responds to Criticism
President Biden responded to criticism by acknowledging the rising death toll and extensive damage caused by the wildfires, expressing his commitment to ensuring Hawaii receives needed assistance without interfering with recovery operations.
Extensive Damage from Wildfires
The wildfires have caused significant damage to buildings and infrastructure across the island, with an estimated cost of approximately $6 billion.
Biden’s Announcement Highlights Commitment to Support
President Biden’s announcement of disaster relief showcases the federal government’s commitment to assisting states during times of crisis like the wildfires in Hawaii.
Federal Government Authorized for Hawaii Relief
President Biden has authorized the federal government to provide Hawaii with all the necessary resources for recovery efforts following the devastating wildfires on Maui.