Some flood insurance relief on the way for Staten Islanders May 1 after passage of Grimm’s bill
By Jillian Jorgensen on April 16, 2014 at 6:40 PM STATEN ISLAND, N.Y. – Some homeowners will begin to see flood insurance premium relief next month after the passage and signing of Rep. Michael Grimm’s Homeowner Flood Insurance Affordability Act. “After pressuring FEMA to cut through the red tape, I’m grateful that the agency wasted no time in implementing the parts of my bill that undo the most catastrophic rate […]
Michael Grimm’s service to our nation began at the age of nineteen, when he left college after his freshman year and enlisted in the United States Marine Corps to serve the country that he loves and respects. After serving in the Persian Gulf War and being awarded a Combat Meritorious Promotion to Non-Commissioned Officer, Grimm returned as a combat veteran to an active reserve status and continued his education.