Obama asks Congress for $60.4 billion in Sandy aid

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    Obama asks Congress for $60.4 billion in Sandy aid
    Associated Press ^ | Dec. 7, 2012 8:58 PM ET | Andrew Taylor

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    I'll agree with this if this money is only used to rebuild on higher ground(47.4 billion). The 13 billion should be used to build levees around New York, etc. We need to build wisely.
     
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    Haa! Finally something for the republicans to hold hostage in the debt ceiling negotiations, bet on it.
     
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