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Congressman McHenry Announces $190,518 Homeland Security Grant to Lowell Fire Department in Gaston County

WASHINGTON – Today, Congressman Patrick McHenry (R-NC-10) announced $190,518 in a U.S. Department of Homeland Security (DHS) grant to a local fire department in the Tenth Congressional District. The grant will go to the Lowell Fire Department in Gaston County, and comes in the sixteenth round of the 2013 fiscal year Assistance to Firefighters Grant Program (AFG), which aims to help firefighters and first responders throughout the country. Local departments applied for the grants, and the program is administered by the Grant Programs Directorate of the Federal Emergency Management Agency in cooperation with the U.S. Fire Administration. According to Lowell Fire Chief Scott Moore, the grant funds will be used to purchase at least 30 new self-... Read More >


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Date Bill Vote
9/18 H.R. 2 Yea
9/18 H.R. 2 Nay
9/18 H.R. 4 Yea
9/18 H.R. 4 Nay
9/18 H.Res. 727 Aye
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