House GOP delays vote on aid for Sandy victims

House Republican leaders have abandoned a vote on aid for victims of Superstorm Sandy. The Senate had approved a more than $60 billion measure Friday,

New York lawmakers say they are outraged and disappointed by the decision.

New York lawmakers say they are outraged and disappointed by the decision. (1/2/13)

WASHINGTON - House Republican leaders have abandoned a vote on aid for victims of Superstorm Sandy.

The Senate had approved a more than $60 billion measure Friday, but the GOP leadership decided to allow the current term of Congress to end, forcing a restart on the entire process.

New York Rep. Charlie Rangel is one of several New York-area officials who say they are outraged and disappointed by the decision to delay the vote.  

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