President Donald Trump and first lady Melania Trump flew to Florida on Monday to meet with survivors and assess the damage from Hurricane Michael in the state’s heavily-hit panhandle.
The media followed as Trump flew over the devastated Mexico Beach community, and heavily-damaged Tyndall Air Force Base.
Trump made a disaster declaration for six Georgia counties over the weekend, after previously declaring a major disaster in eight Florida counties.
Rick Scott (R) in Lynn Haven, the president said, “We’ve called for maximum relief.
@POTUS on Hurricane Michael damage: “We’ve called for maximum relief.
— Fox News (@FoxNews) October 15, 2018