Loebsack Sees Benefit of National Flood Center

By Diane Heldt, Cedar Rapids Gazette

Despite concerns about the federal budget, Iowa Congressman Dave Loebsack said Monday in Iowa City he thinks federal funding for a proposed national flood center is important and could provide savings in the long term. … Loebsack visited with officials at the Iowa Flood Center at the University of Iowa Monday. Loebsack gave an update on his proposed legislation to start a national flood center, which UI officials hope will be housed at the UI.

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