A storm complex will affect our region again today. Expect scattered storms to pick up during the afternoon hours. Damaging winds, flooding and lightning are the main concerns as these storms roll through.
Backhoe operator Keith Henry levels a storm-damaged home in the Breezy Point section of the Queens borough of New York, Tuesday, Nov. 20, 2012. The splintered plywood, mangled appliances and sodden sheetrock, as well as shreds of clothing and family photos will be added to the increasing piles of rubble being cleared in New York as the cleanup from Superstorm Sandy continues. (AP Photo/Mark Lennihan)
WASHINGTON (AP) - More help may be on the way for people who've filed flooding insurance claims following Superstorm Sandy.
The House is expected today to approve a bill to inject $9.7 billion into the National Flood Insurance Program. The Senate is then expected to follow suit.