Wednesday, January 2, 2013

Obama urges House Republicans to quickly pass Sandy aid package

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - President Barack Obama urged Republicans in the House of Representatives to vote Wednesday on a $60.4 billion Superstorm Sandy disaster aid bill, saying hard-hit states need the federal aid urgently to help rebuild after the October 29 storm.

http://www.reuters.com/article/2013/01/02/us-storm-sandy-obama-idUSBRE