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Occurrences in the Congressional Record

Entry Title Date
House Democratic Agenda September 16, 2014
Steny Hoyer, D-MD
"Sandy comes and visits the Atlantic Katrina visited. And what did we do on Sandy? We said, You are on your own. A majority of Republicans—an overwhelming majority of Republicans—voted against helping those who were struck by Sandy."
Climate Change September 15, 2014
Sheldon Whitehouse, D-RI
"Superstorm Sandy was a harsh warning. This property guide helps residents and business owners understand the risks and the costs they now face both today and in the future because of the carbon pollution we are doing nothing about. Extreme precipitation, rain bursts, heavy rains or snows have increased 74 percent in the Northeast between 1958 and 2010."
The Progressive Caucus September 10, 2014
Alan Lowenthal, D-CA
"I still remember when the President came, in his State of the Union speech, and it was really just after—in my first year here in the Congress and he was talking about the horrible episode that happened at Sandy Hook and said, “Give the people the vote. Just give us a vote.”"
Highway And Transportation Funding Act Of 2014 July 29, 2014
Patrick Toomey, R-PA
"What his amendment would have done would have been to exempt roads and bridge repair projects from Federal environmental permitting if the roads and bridges were destroyed by a declared emergency, such as Superstorm Sandy, for instance, and provided that the reconstruction would occur entirely within the footprint of the existing structure, the original footprint."
40Th Anniversary Of The Legal Services Corporation July 25, 2014
Nita Lowey, D-NY
"In addition, during Superstorm Sandy, when thousands of Americans had their homes and belongings damaged, LSC provided storm-related services to low-income victims to assist in filing claims with insurance companies and help retrieve documents such as insurance and mortgage paperwork that had been lost or damaged in the storm."

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