Funding is currently at $60 million for FEMA’s non-profit security grant program. It’s expected to be at $35 million next fiscal year.
The NSGP program helps nonprofit organizations that are at high risk of a terrorist attack make physical security upgrades.
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Last month, the tree of life congregation in Pittsburgh was attacked.
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Eleven people were killed and 7 were injured. Both senators say the funding is needed to prevent future attacks.