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Trump to visit Georgia and Florida next week to view hurricane damage

Trump to visit Georgia next week.

President Donald Trump tweeted on Saturday that he will be visiting Georgia in the aftermath of Hurricane Michael.

Trump did not give a specific date as to when he will be visiting both Florida and Georgia.

(update 10/14/18 4:00 pm – Trump will be traveling on Air Force One into Warner Robins on Monday, October 15.)

Over two hundred thousand people lost power in Georgia which mostly impacted in the Southwestern portion of the state. Hurricane Michael entered Georgia as a Category 3 hurricane claiming one life of an 11-year-old girl, created massive flooding, tree damage, and destruction of almost $1 billion to the agribusiness industry in the state.

Trump signed FEMA emergency declarations for Georgia and Florida last week.

Sixteen different states are sending support through the Emergency Management Assistance Compact. More than 25 missions are active in both Florida and Georgia with more than 430 people deployed to assist.

Jeremy Spencer grew up in rural South Georgia and has served as a healthcare provider, high school science teacher, school administrator, and state education official. Jeremy is currently the market and content manager for All on Georgia-Camden and Glynn Counties. Jeremy’s focus is local news, statewide education issues, and statewide political commentary for the All on Georgia News Network. Jeremy has served as an education policy analyst for local legislators and state education leaders as well as a campaign strategist for local and statewide political campaigns. Jeremy holds degrees in science and education from the University of Georgia, Piedmont College, and Valdosta State University. Jeremy has lived in Camden County for over 17 years.

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