Congress expected to vote today on Sandy aid

FEMA says that if Congress does not give it money, it will run out of funds next week.

FEMA says that if Congress does not give it money, it will run out of funds next week. (1/4/13)

NORWALK - Congress is expected to vote today on more than $9 billion in relief for Hurricane Sandy victims.

FEMA claims that it will run out of money next week if the government does not give it the funds.

The House is scheduled to vote on the remaining $50 billion in aid later on in January.

advertisement | advertise on News 12

Trending Video

Police say they are investigating a shooting in 1 Police: 22-year-old shot in Bridgeport
Officials say the incident happened around 2 a.m. 2 1 injured in Stamford shooting
News 12 asked viewers what they thought of 3 Connecticut Talks Trump: First 100 Days
Trump's road to the White House, paved in 4 Trump's 100-days vows: Hits, misses, unfinished business
Police say a Bridgeport man was shot multiple 5 Man shot multiple times in Bridgeport apartment complex

advertisement | advertise on News 12

Features

Focus on Connecticut Focus on Connecticut

Features local, state and federal officials discussing the issues around southwestern Connecticut.

Celebrates African-American culture in southwestern Connecticut. Our Lives

Celebrates African-American culture in southwestern Connecticut.

Each week News 12 Connecticut introduces you to Hometown Hero

News 12 highlights people who give to the community.

We spotlight a local team each week. Connecticut Team of the Week

Each week News 12 Connecticut highlights a team from a local school.

Sorry to interrupt...

Your first 5 are free

Access to News12 is free for Optimum, Comcast®, Time Warner® and Service Electric℠ video customers.

Please enjoy 5 complimentary views to articles, photos, and videos during the next 30 days.

LOGIN SUBSCRIBE