Nearly everyone has no power and more than half the people don't have water after Category 4 Hurricane Maria roared across the island Sept. 20.
To resuscitate their push, Republicans would need to change opposing senators' minds, which they've tried unsuccessfully to do for months.
A former Altus firefighter has been arrested for allegedly embezzling funds from the Muscular Dystrophy Association’s annual “Fill the Boot Campaign.” Robert Scott Tripp is accused of taking $100 to the campaign on September 2nd. He surrendered to the Jackson County Sheriff’s Department on Friday and was later released on $750 bond. Tripp was a 22-year veteran of the Altus Fire Department.