Lawmakers, residents call on federal government for Matthew aid
ROCKY MOUNT, N.C. (WNCT) — It’s been nearly eight months since Hurricane Matthew swept through the East, but many people are still displaced from their homes.
Congressman G.K. Butterfield held a news conference to inform the public of the work being done at the state and federal level.
Linda Worsley has lived in Princeville for 65 years and spoke at the event.
“My home was destroyed for the second time in the last 18 years,” she said. “Floyd had destroyed everything I had before. And now, Matthew has done the same thing again.”
Worsley said this time, recovery has been …