This year Congress will need to reauthorize the Assistance to Fire Fighters Grant program.

Think for a minute how much this grant has done.

FY2001 $100 million AFG Total $100 million
FY2002 $360 million AFG Total $360 million
FY2003 $745 million Total $745 million
FY2004 $746 million Total $746 million
FY2005 $650 million AFG $65 million SAFER Total $715 million
FY2006 $539 million AFG $109 million SAFER Total $648 million
FY2007 $547 million AFG $115 million SAFER Total $662 million
FY2008 $560 million AFG $190 million SAFER Total $750 million
FY2009 $565 million AFG $210 million SAFER $210 million SCG Total $985 million
FY2010 $390 million AFG $420 million SAFER Total $810 million
FY2011 $405 million AFG $405 million SAFER Total $810 million
FY2012 $337.5 million AFG $337.5 million SAFER Total $675 million
FY2013 $321 million AFG $321 million SAFER Total $642 million
FY2014 $340 million AFG $340 million SAFER Total $680 million
FY2015 $340 million AFG $340 million SAFER Total $680 million
FY2016 $345 million AFG $345 million SAFER Total $690 million

Total $7.28 billion AFG $3.19 billion SAFER $210 million SCG Total $10.7 billion

We have GOT to contact our congress and senate to make sure that this is re-authorized.