U.S. Senate approves $60.4B Hurricane Sandy aid bill

U.S. Senate approves $60.4B Hurricane Sandy aid bill (via NJ.com)

WASHINGTON — The Senate on Friday approved a $60.4 billion emergency spending aid package for victims of Hurricane Sandy that had been backed by Senate Democrats. Democrats had to turn back Republican efforts to cut programs such as $150 million in fisheries aid that Republican lawmakers said was…

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