From left, Rep. Gregory W. Meeks, D-N.Y., Suffolk County, N.Y. Executive Steve Bellone, Rep. Peter King, R-N.Y., and Rep. Steve Israel, D-N.Y., celebrate just after the House of

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From left, Rep. Gregory W. Meeks, D-N.Y., Suffolk County, N.Y. Executive Steve Bellone, Rep. Peter King, R-N.Y., and Rep. Steve Israel, D-N.Y., celebrate just after the House of Representatives passed a $50.7 billion emergency aid bill for states hit by Superstorm Sandy., at the Capitol in Washington, Tuesday, Jan. 15, 2013. (AP Photo/J. Scott Applewhite) less 

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