How can we bankrupt our country? The Democrats sure are working on it with the latest reveal. Everyone will be dying of COVID. Bet the investigation of misrepresented deaths attributed to COVID will now stop. $7000 a death for. burial? Might try cremation.
The economic rescue package just passed by Congress includes financial help to cover funeral expenses for Americans who died ofthis year.
The designates $2 billion to the Federal Emergency Management Agency’s Disaster Relief Fund to offer financial assistance to “an individual or household to meet disaster-related funeral expenses” incurred through December 31, 2020. The government should cover 100% of the funeral costs, according to the measure.
Uncle Sam often provides support for losses incurred during a major disaster or emergency. The president frees up aid by declaring an emergency. Under the Stafford Act, FEMA can offer help with burial costs if the deaths were caused by a presidentially declared emergency or disaster.
On Tuesday, a spokesperson for FEMA said the agency “has never provided funeral assistance on anything approaching this scale. As such, we are reviewing the legislation and evaluating potential options for implementation.”
Democrats Pass Bill Mandating Government Pay Out $7,000 For Funeral Expenses If Your Family Member Died From COVID, Even If They’re An Illegal Alien…
More details but you have the drift. by now.
FEMA has yet to launch a platform where individuals can directly apply for funeral-expense reimbursement, a spokesperson told MarketWatch on Tuesday. The agency is currently hiring contract workers to help administer the program.
“We are working to streamline the delivery of this program to make it easier for people who lost loved ones to apply for and receive assistance,” the spokesperson said in an emailed statement. “It’s taking some time to develop the right process and tools to make this program easy, efficient and effective for everyone.”
“While we can’t change the outcome of what has happened, we are honored and dedicated to helping ease some of the financial stress and burden that this terrible virus has created,” the spokesperson said.
That friends is the latest from the swamp.