Florida Republicans rip ‘disgusting’ Dem push for ‘equity’ rules at FEMA

House and Senate Republicans from hurricane-battered Florida say they’ll use a GOP majority in Congress to fight back against Democratic efforts to force the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) to consider “equity” as it distributes disaster relief.

“Aid is distributed based on need, period,” Sen. Rick Scott, R-Fla., told Fox News Digital as his home state continues to dig out from the tens of billions of dollars in damage caused by Hurricane Ian. “No serious person would say that society should consider skin color when providing disaster relief, and it’s the last thing Floridians should hear as they begin to

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