Colby Hamilton, Writer, WNYC News
Colby Hamilton is a general assignment reporter. He originally joined WNYC as a political blogger. He's a proud graduate of the CUNY Graduate School of Journalism.
New Jersey and New York's congressional representatives from both sides of the aisle are blasting the House Republican leadership's decision to keep the Sandy aid bill from getting a vote on Tuesday.
Lawmakers spoke with Majority Leader Eric Cantor and Speaker John Boehner to figure out how to get billions in aid passed in the next Congress. Boehner has promised a vote on Sandy aid by January 15.
Congressman Frank LoBiondo of New Jersey just left the meeting with the Speaker and joins us now. Listen to his reaction to the meeting in the audio above.