Originally Posted by valanhb
You know what? I honestly think we do need help. It will cost billions to repair the infrastructure alone. That's not counting what it will cost to stage temporary communities for the refugees. That's not counting feeding, clothing, or providing basic amenities (i.e. showers) for thousands of people for up to a year. Or helping them to get back on their feet once the area is re-built. They won't have any money to buy new homes, or have deposits for rental housing. Many won't have cars, nor the means to get one.