Trump grants Florida additional funding for Hurricane Michael recovery

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(WCJB)-- The president has granted 45 days of 100 percent federal cost share for Hurricane Michael debris removal and emergency protective measures.

This comes at the request of governor Ron DeSantis in a meeting with president Trump, where he committed the additional FEMA funding.

Previously Florida was going to receive 100 percent reimbursement for only the first five days of hurricane relief efforts.

Desantis thanked president trump and said hurricane survivors and all Floridians would be profoundly grateful.