Hurricane Sandy 2012

John Boehner Sets House Votes on Sandy Aid After Republican Attacks
January 2nd, 2013

Having faced intense pressure from his fellows, House Speaker John Boehner set a vote this week on aid for hurricane Sandy recovery.

New Jersey Governor Chris Christie Slams House Republicans on Sandy Aid [Video]
January 2nd, 2013

New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie blamed Speaker of the House John Boehner for failing to put to a vote an aid relief package for victims of devastating Hurricane Sandy.

NJ Governor Estimates Sandy Will Cost State at Least $29.4 Billion
November 24th, 2012

Storm Sandy caused at least $29.4 billion damage in U.S. state of New Jersey, according to a preliminary analysis.

Hurricane Sandy: 2.5M People Still without Power as Cold Snap Looms
November 3rd, 2012

Though a million customers have regained electricity after the devastating storm, a freezing weather is coming while 2.5 million homes and businesses remain in the dark.

Elections 2012: Mitt Romney Disaster Relief Position Faces Scrutiny
October 31st, 2012

After hurricane Sandy hit the East Coast, the Republican nominee is far more supportive of the government agency in charge of coordinating disaster relief.

Elections 2012: Romney Refuses to Talk About FEMA after Hurricane Sandy Event
October 30th, 2012

The Republican nominee refused to explain how he would handle the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA), after a “storm relief” event in Ohio for Hurricane Sandy.

Hurricane Sandy Menaces East Coast, Closing Schools, Markets, Businesses
October 29th, 2012

US authorities released orders over mass evacuations and airlines cancel transatlantic flights as the powerful hurricane bears down on the east coast.

Hurricane Sandy Set to Make History as It Aims at East Coast
October 28th, 2012

A hurricane of enormous force Sandy expected to come ashore Monday night or Tuesday, predicted to halt, flood New York City subway system.

Frankenstorm 2012: Hurricane Sandy Hybrid Could Hit NY, NJ and Pennsylvania
October 26th, 2012

Hurricane Sandy is projected to hit New York, New Jersey and Washington DC, according to the disaster’s latest track updates on Thursday.