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Congress To Vote On Superstorm Sandy Flood Aid

At last, the storm-racked Northeast is getting a House floor vote on billions in disaster relief aid for victims of October’s Superstorm Sandy, but only after a host of East Coast Republican lawmakers threatened a near mutiny against GOP Speaker John Boehner.

01/04/2013

File photo of the White House decorated for a past Halloween. (Photo by Brendan Smialowski/Getty Images)

White House Cancels Annual Halloween Celebration After Sandy

There’s no trick-or-treating at the White House this Halloween.

10/31/2012

File photo of Republican presidential candidate Mitt Romney (L) and President Barack Obama (R). (Photo by JEWEL SAMAD/AFP/Getty Images)

Romney, Obama, Talk Of Sandy Week Before Election

Republican presidential challenger Mitt Romney edged back into active campaigning on Tuesday while President Barack Obama stayed close to the White House, rival candidates calibrating their responses to superstorm Sandy and the misery it inflicted on millions.

10/30/2012

File photo of a street flooded because of Hurricane Sandy. (Photo by Mario Tama/Getty Images)

Death Reported as W.Va. Gov Declares Storm Emergency

Officials were investigating whether rain and wind from Hurricane Sandy caused a traffic fatality on Monday, as Gov. Earl Ray Tomblin declared a state of emergency prompted by the storm that also threatened to bring heavy snow to some parts of West Virginia.

10/29/2012

File photo of President Barack Obama at a campaign event.  (Photo by Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images)

Obama Balancing Storm Response With Campaigning

President Barack Obama has spent months trying to balance his re-election bid with running the government. Now, just when his campaign needs him the most, with little more than a week before the election, his official job is beckoning.

10/28/2012

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Dominion: Hurricane Sandy Could Leave 1 Million In The Dark

Dominion Virginia Power estimates up to 1 million customers could lose power over the next few days as Hurricane Sandy barrels by Virginia.

10/28/2012

File photo of a building closed in anticipation of Hurricane Sandy. (Photo by MLADEN ANTONOV/AFP/Getty Images)

Federal Offices Closed Because Of Sandy

Federal workers in the Washington area are getting a day off thanks to Hurricane Sandy.

10/28/2012

File photo of N.J. governor Chris Christie. (Photo by MLADEN ANTONOV/AFP/GettyImages)

Christie Asks Obama For Emergency Pre-Declaration

New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie is asking President Obama for a federal emergency declaration even before a superstorm makes landfall in his state.

10/28/2012

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