WNYC's Bob Hennelly is an award-winning investigative journalist. While at WNYC he has reported on a wide gamut of major public policy questions ranging from immigration and homeland security to power outages and utility mergers.
Amendments Threaten to Stall Sandy Aid
Friday, January 11, 2013
House lawmakers are filing multiple amendments that have the potential to sidetrack the $50 billion Sandy relief package ahead of the House vote on Tuesday.
House members filed 70 amendments ahead of the Friday 4 p.m. deadline asking for the costs of the aid to be off-set by cuts in spending elsewhere.
WNYC's Bob Hennelly unpacks the amendments and tells us what it means.