Sen. Kennedy: ‘It would be downright stupid to shut down the government’

The National Flood Insurance Program (NFIP) has been extended yet again.

Senator John Kennedy, a member of the Senate Appropriations Committee, voted in favor of extending the program through Dec. 21. The extension is a temporary measure to prevent a partial government shutdown and gives Congress more time to find a long-term solution.

Kennedy hopes the extension will give the House more time to vote on his six-month re-authorization legislation passed in the Senate last week…

 

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