On March 21, 2014, President Obama signed the Homeowner Flood Insurance Affordability Act of 2014 into law. Here is a brief overview of the provisions included in this law.
U.S. Rep Gregory W. Meeks and Queens School for Career Development in Jamaica Set to Participate in the 11th Annual SIFMA Foundation Stock Market Game™-Capitol Hill Challenge During Financial Literacy Month
WASHINGTON, D.C.- April 1, 2014—Congressman Gregory W. Meeks is excited to announce his participation in the SIFMA Foundation 11th annual Stock Market Game™-Capitol Hill Challenge (CHC). This 14-week challenge organizes teams of high school students by Congressional district and state and teaches the importance of savings and investing, while simultaneously promoting a better understanding of our government.
WASHINGTON, D.C.-- With Republican leadership refusing to allow a vote on bipartisan comprehensive immigration reform legislation Congressman Gregory W. Meeks took swift action to force a vote, signing a “Demand A Vote” petition on the floor of the House earlier today. The petition would force a vote on H.R. 15, the bipartisan Border Security, Economic Opportunity, and Immigration Modernization Act, legislation that would help secure our border, protect our workers, unite our families, provide an earned pathway to citizenship, and create jobs.
GOVERNOR CUOMO & CONGRESSMAN MEEKS ANNOUNCE BREEZY POINT COMPREHENSIVE COASTAL PROTECTION SYSTEM, URGE FEDERAL APPROVAL OF $58 MILLION PLAN
Double Dune Barrier System and Bayside Flood and Erosion Protection Measures Designed to Guard against Future Storms Governor Andrew M. Cuomo today joined Congressman Gregory Meeks in announcing a $58.2 million plan for a comprehensive flood protection system for Breezy Point in Queens. The Governor and Congressman urged the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) to approve the proposal which is being submitted today to FEMA for consideration under the Hazard Mitigation Grant Program (HMGP).