After Ida’s remnants swept through the East Coast leaving at least 46 dead, many are mourning as they sift through the damage of a tragic storm the New York City’s mayor urged everyone to see as “the biggest wake-up call we could possibly get.”
In the wake of Ida, at least 46 people in the Northeast are dead and entire neighborhoods are still underwater.
“We’re still not out of the woods.” New Jersey Gov. Phil Murphy joins us to discuss recovery efforts in the wake of Ida’s destruction. “Our death toll has climbed to 25 overnight and we have at least six missing across the state,”.
What people are saying?
Daniella Diaz President Joe Biden says he spoke to the governors of New York and New Jersey after remnants of Hurricane Ida caused dangerous flash floods and tornadoes across the Northeast.
Kathy Hochul I am declaring a state of emergency to help New Yorkers affected by tonight’s storm. Please stay off the roads and avoid all unnecessary travel.