Biden Travels to Hurricane-Ravaged Fort Myers10/05/2022 President Joe Biden is traveling to hurricane-ravaged Florida with a pledge that federal, state, and local governments will work as one to help rebuild homes, businesses and lives. Biden plans to put politics on mute for now to focus on those in need during his tour this afternoon of Fort Myers, Florida. Biden plans to meet with residents and small business owners, and to thank government officials providing emergency aid and removing debris. Joining Biden in Florida will be two Republicans, Gov. Ron DeSantis and Sen. Rick Scott.