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FEMA Needs to step up IRMA payouts to Keys Energy

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Keys Energy did a super job of restoring power to Key West in a month from the devastation above. Check out Keys Energy's video. But they had to borrow the money to get electricity back on line. They already filed $23 MM claims to FEMA and still have not gotten any money yet. FEMA released a portion of the money to the State, but now they are holding up the money to audit their claims after FEMA audited them. It’s not fair Keys should have to wait even longer and is racking up $72,000 a month in interest charges. The State should at least release 80% of the funds. 

The system needs fixed!  Another great example of government bureaucracy.

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=-wnqEtG1kRE&feature=youtu.be


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