Texas Officials Slam Biden’s ‘Complete Lie’ about Hurricane Beryl – EVOL

Texas leadership officials have accused Democrat President Joe Biden of “turning Hurricane Beryl into a political issue.”

Republican Governor Greg Abbott’s office slammed Biden for telling “a complete lie” that the White House was unable to “track down the governor” to discuss a response to the storm.

Texas Lt. Gov. Dan Patrick labeled the claim as “Biden’s Hurricane Hoax.”

Beryl made landfall on the Texas coast early Monday.

The storm has now been classified as a weakened tropical depression.

When it landed in Texas, it caused significant flooding and knocked out power to millions of Americans.

Approximately 1.7 million residents, primarily in the southeastern portion of the state, were still without power as of Wednesday morning, according to PowerOutage.us.

On Tuesday, Biden told the left-wing Houston Chronicle that his administration had been unable to provide prompt emergency aid to Texas following the storm’s landing because the White House was unable to “track down” state leaders.

Biden claimed his administration had been trying to speak with the governor to obtain a formal request for a major disaster declaration.

“I’ve been trying to track down the governor to see — I don’t have any authority to do that without a specific request

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