Statements about Weather
Says "in Katrina, they approved $60 billion within 10 days of the storm on a voice vote."
Says "the area damaged by Hurricane Sandy represents roughly 10 percent of our nation's economy."
"Hurricane Sandy, the most destructive Atlantic storm ever."
Says "10 days after Hurricane Katrina, this chamber passed two separate bills amounting to $60 billion. It has been nearly two months since we had Superstorm Sandy, and nothing has passed."
"The price tag amounted to nearly $4,200 for every man, woman and child in the state."
Says because of Hurricane Sandy in Atlantic City "much of that boardwalk no longer exists -- just the pillars where the boardwalk used to be."
Hurricane "Irene was the second-largest storm to hit North America in terms of power outages -- and the first hurricane to make landfall in New Jersey since 1904."
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