By Kevin Miller kmiller@mainetoday.comWashington Bureau Chief

A wharf in Friendship, Maine on Thursday, May 10, 2012. The U.S. House of Representatives has shut out New England fishermen from any emergency aid in its pending disaster relief bill. ortheast fishermen became eligible for federal aid last year after a national fishery disaster was declared in the region, due to the unexpectedly slow recovery of stocks of bottom-dwelling groundfish, such as cod and flounder.
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