“The concept of National Guard troops taking custody of ventilators, personal protective equipment and other resources from Western New York is unacceptable.
Congressman Brian Higgins (NY-26) announced Western New York will receive over $19.939 million in federal emergency funding to help local communities respond to and recover from the COVID-19 outbreak. The funding was included in the Coronavirus Aid, Relief, and Economic Security (CARES) Act recently approved by Congress to address urgent public health and economic crisis.
Congressman Brian Higgins (NY-26) and his colleagues on the House of Representatives Ways and Means Subcommittee on Social Security requested and won agreement by the U.S.
Congressman Brian Higgins (NY-26) announced Western New York will receive more than $61.3 million in federal funding to support public transportation through an emergency package approved by Congress in response to the COVID-19 outbreak.
Congressman Brian Higgins (NY-26) and other members of New York and New Jersey’s federal delegation are calling for the U.S. Health and Human Services Secretary to expedite funding to healthcare providers in the two states.