WASHINGTON — Devastated Hurricane Sandy victims moved one step closer to getting desperately needed federal aid after the House yesterday approved $50.7 billion in disaster relief. “Tonight’s vote to provide . . . Hurricane Sandy relief was an outstanding victory for the people of New York, New Jersey and Long Island,” said Rep. Peter King (R-LI).“It is unfortunate that we had to fight so hard to be treated the same as every other state has been treated.
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