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Elon Musk Is Now Promising to Fix Flint Homes with Water Contamination

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FLINT, Mich. - Residents in Flint whose homes still may need new water lines due to lead contamination may have a new benefactor in Elon Musk.
The tech billionaire caused a stir on Twitter Wednesday, tweeting that he was committing to “fund fixing the water in any house” with contamination above federal levels.
Please consider this a commitment that I will fund fixing the water in any house in Flint that has water contamination above FDA levels. No kidding.
- Elon Musk July 11, 2018
Musk later acknowledged in another tweet that most Flint homes have safe water and said he would organize an...
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Elon Musk says he will help pay to fix the water in any house in Flint, Michigan that exceeds the FDA's accepted contamination levels

Elon Musk says he will help pay to fix the water in any house in Flint, Michigan that exceeds the FDA's accepted contamination levels

4 monthes ago   |   By Business Insider

Elon Musk said on Wednesday he will help pay to fix the water in every house in Flint, Michigan, that has contamination levels above FDA guidelines.
"Please consider this a commitment that I will fund fixing the water in any house in Flint that has water contamination above FDA levels. No kidding," he said on Twitter .
On Tuesday, Musk said he had already helped Flint , but didn't elaborate on what he did.
Elon Musk said on Wednesday he will help pay to fix the water in every house in Flint, Michigan, that has contamination levels above FDA guidelines.
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