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Families Living in FEMA-Funded Housing After Hurricane Sandy Must Now Pay Rent
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Americans, Hurricane Sandy, FEMA, ethics, dishonesty, government, housing, news, economy )

Carrie
- 232 days ago - rawstory.com
Rent will be charged starting Thursday to more than 1,300 families displaced from their East Coast homes by Superstorm Sandy in October 2012 and sheltered since then in apartments and bungalows largely paid for by the federal government.
Colorado's House Republicans Ask for Flood Relief After Voting Against Sandy Aid
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Americans, Colorado, disaster relief, Hurricane Sandy, congress, republicans, ethics, government, politics, news )

Carrie
- 455 days ago - rawstory.com
Four Colorado Republicans who voted against a $50 billion federal relief bill to assist victims of Hurricane Sandy have asked the president for emergency aid to help clean up their state after devastating floods.
'A Knife In The Back': Boehner Faces Bipartisan Fury After Punting Sandy Aid
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Boehner, Hurricane Sandy, congress, ethics, republicans, democrats, americans, abuse, dishonesty )

Carrie
- 714 days ago - nationalmemo.com
House Speaker John Boehner is facing a bipartisan firestorm over his decision not to vote on Hurricane Sandy relief before the 112th Congress adjourns, creating a new crisis for Republican leadership just hours after the end of the "fiscal cliff."
NEW YORK STORM RELIEF: Staten Island Residents Say Official Hurricane Sandy Response Has Been Slow And Inadequate
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: storm relief, Hurricane Sandy, relief efforts, politics, news, usa )

Cal
- 773 days ago - huffingtonpost.com
Official help has arrived in the last couple of days, but many residents say it's not enough and poorly organized
Mitt Blows It on Sandy: Did the Hurricane Just Cost Him the Election?
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: elections, americans, Hurricane Sandy, ethics, government, politics )

Carrie
- 775 days ago - alternet.org
Romney likens hurricane relief to cleaning up "rubbish and paper products" from a football field. Is he joking?
Stein Responds to Sandy By Delivering Supplies to Keystone XL Tars Sands Blockaders
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Hurricane Sandy, tar sands blockade, Jill Stein, election 2012, green party, green new deal, green jobs, renewable energy, fight climate change, sustainability, stop fossil fuels )

Brian
- 776 days ago - jillstein.org
Dr.Stein ""Hurricane Sandy is just a taste of what's to come under the climate destroying policies of Romney and Obama. We must stand up now, not four years from now, and call for climate solutions and green prosperity. The blockaders are heroes...."
Why Jill Stein Went to the Front Line of the Climate Crisis Today
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Hurricane Sandy, tar sands blockade, Jill Stein, arrested, election 2012, green party, green new deal, green jobs, renewable energy, fight climate change, sustainability, stop fossil fuels )

Brian
- 777 days ago - jillstein.org
"In the wake of Hurricane Sandy, Green Party presidential candidate Jill Stein was handcuffed and arrested this morning after bringing food and supplies to a coalition of climate justice activists, known as the "Tar Sands Blockade..."
Please Sign: Romney, Ryan: Don't Mess With FEMA
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Romney, FEMA, Disater response, GOP cuts funding, Frankenstorm, Hurricane Sandy, emergency relief, federal assistance )

Susan
- 778 days ago - thepetitionsite.com
The Frankenstorm tearing up the East Coast is further proof we need FEMA - as it was created to function. But if Romney is elected, he told Huff Post, he would shut down FEMA, dumping disaster response on the already financially strapped states.
   

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