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Michigan congressional delegation to push FEMA for flood help

Gov. Rick Snyder (r) and Congressman Sander Levin (l) speak with flood victims in Warren on Monday.

Gov. Rick Snyder (r) and Congressman Sander Levin (l) speak with flood victims in Warren on Monday.

Members of Michigan’s congressional delegation say they will fight to get federal help for people affected by massive floods in and around Detroit.

Thousands of people in and around Detroit are still dealing with damage after massive floods last week.
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Snyder says Metro Detroit flood underpins need for more road funding

SSM flooding 11.18.13Gov. Rick Snyder says massive flooding this week in and around Detroit reinforces the need to boost state spending on roads. Snyder says Michigan’s crumbling infrastructure may have played a role in the floods, although it’s too early to tell for sure.
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