CA Survivors of Las Vegas Shooting to Receive Multi-Million Grant From DOJ

Townhall | 2/9/2019 | Staff
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The Department of Justice's Office for Victims of Crime (OVC) Antiterrorism and Emergency Assistance Program (AEAP) awarded an $8.3 million grant to the California Victim Compensation Board (CalVCB) in order to support victims of the tragic Las Vegas shooting that took place in October 2017.

According to CalVCB...

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• 65 percent of the 24,000 people at the Route 91 Harvest Festival were California residents.

• More than 600 Californians were injured in the attack.

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• 35 of the 58 killed were from California.

“Thousands of California residents were present that day, and hundreds of them seriously wounded,” Deputy Attorney General Rod Rosenstein said. “Immediately after the shooting, we began working with officials from California and Nevada to meet the needs of victims, their families, first responders, and the community.”

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To date, CalVCB has had 3,000 applications for assistance....
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