Snap-O Fact #59
President Obama Launched A Three-Pronged Attack To Help People Help Themselves!
In order to help small businesses, people devastated by natural disasters, and encourage young adults to seek jobs, President Obama signed the Disaster Relief and Summer Jobs Act on June 3, 2010. There are three key elements in this legislation:
1.) A disaster relief fund made $5.1 billion available to the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) to ensure that it is capable of rebuilding communities after disasters as well as for preparing for future disasters.