At the beginning of his tenure at FEMA past year, Long started using a staff driver to get him back home to Hickory, North Carolina, according to Politico. One source told Politico that Nielsen suggested Long, who was traveling home too frequently for the secretary's liking, resign over the issue.
The vehicle program "ran for me the same way it's run for anybody else", he said. It said the director now drives himself or flies back to the state. Politico first reported the existence of the investigation.
Long's use of official cars for suspected personal trips has drawn the attention of the DHS inspector general. "Bottom line is, if we made a mistake on how a program is run, we'll work with the OIG to get those corrected". "Doing something unethical is not part of my DNA and it is not part of my track record in my whole entire career".
FEMA, the agency in charge of coordinating the federal response to Florence, was criticized a year ago for its handling of Hurricane Maria in Puerto Rico. "At this time, we are fully focused on preparing for, responding to, and recovering from Hurricane Florence and the storms in the Pacific", Houlton told ABC News.
Long said, however, that right now he is focused on the incoming hurricane.
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"All questions about any potential investigation by the Office of the Inspector General should be directed to the IG".
Long seemed to have confirmed the investigation during a briefing on Thursday, saying that his office will "continue to fully cooperate with any investigation".
He said Secretary Kirstjen Nielsen "is confident in the leadership at FEMA and their proven disaster management ability", he said.
Trump began the day disputing the death toll from that storm, Hurricane Maria, which the Puerto Rican government recently revised sharply upward to 2,975.
The news of his release was announced Saturday evening, prior to Sunday's matchup against the New Orleans Saints . It turned out to be Gordon's final game with the Browns, who are expected to start Callaway in his place Sunday.
Hurricane Florence has caused some damage to Wilmington International Airport, said Gary Broughton, the airport's deputy director. People are stranded on their roofs, with about 200 residents in New Bern having to be rescued so far as the storm roared ashore.
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But Dybala could be soon on the move, with the bookies placing Real ahead of United in the race to snap up the Argentine. In January, I think he'll leave for Spain . "He's got offers from Spain and England ".
NOAA Hurricane Hunters have been flying constantly from Lakeland Linder International Airport, right into Hurricane Florence . But his partner, Emily Whisler, said she will stay at the university where she is a resident in the psychiatry program.
She told police it wasn't until she turned on the lights that she realized she was in the wrong apartment, an affidavit said. The warrant does not say who it belongs to, but Merritt said "it has so little relevance" that it doesn't matter.
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One person died at the West Brunswick High School shelter Thursday morning, according to a spokesperson for Brunswick County. The Wilmington airport had a wind gust clocked at 105 miles per hour (169 kph), the highest since Hurricane Helene in 1958.
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Wilmington Police Chief Ralph Evangelous agreed, telling Muir, "I see a biblical proportion flood event that's going to occur". In Pender County, a woman died of a heart attack while paramedics raced to find a way through fallen debris to reach her home.
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USA media later said a man in Lenoir County died after heavy winds knocked him down as he tried to check on his dogs. In the state´s Pender County, a woman died of a heart attack; paramedics trying to reach her were blocked by debris.
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