The U.S. House of Representatives has passed a $50.5 billion package for Hurricane Sandy aid more than two months after the storm devastated portions of the East Coast, NY 1 reported.The House voted 241-80 on Tuesday evening to approve the package, which adds $5.4 billion to the Federal Emergency Management Agency’s disaster relief fund and the same amount to New York and New Jersey’s transit systems, NY 1 reported.
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