United States House of Representatives approved Hurricane Sandy Relief Aid Package.

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Washington, DC: United States House of Representatives approved the $9.7 billion Hurricane Sandy Aid Package on Friday after taking no action and delaying the bill late last Tuesday night.

 

 

United States House of Representatives voted 354 to 67 passing the Hurricane Sandy Aid Package and the United States Senate also approved the bill by unanimous consent.

 

 

The remaining $51 billion dollars in the package is schedule to be voted on Tuesday, January 15th, 2013 will include $18 billion dollars in immediate assistance and $33 billion dollars for longer-term projects including projects to protect against future storms.

 

 

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