Biden to Visit Storm-Ravaged New Jersey, New York on Tuesday | U.S. News®


WASHINGTON (Reuters) – U.S. President Joe Biden will travel to Manville, New Jersey, and the Queens borough of New York City on Tuesday to assess damage from Hurricane Ida, the White House said.

The same storm continued northward through the eastern United States, dumping torrential rains and causing flooding in New York and New Jersey on Wednesday night, killing nearly 50 people.

(Reporting by Valerie Volcovici in Washington; Editing by Matthew Lewis)