federal aid http://wrvo.org en Schumer calls for more federal heating aid for New Yorkers http://wrvo.org/post/schumer-calls-more-federal-heating-aid-new-yorkers <p></p> Thu, 09 Jan 2014 12:25:41 +0000 Ryan Delaney 49685 at http://wrvo.org Schumer calls for more federal heating aid for New Yorkers Cuomo says natural disasters are "taxing" state resources http://wrvo.org/post/cuomo-says-natural-disasters-are-taxing-state-resources <p></p><p>Gov. Andrew Cuomo on Tuesday outlined the state's storm aid and recovery package for <a href="http://wrvo.org/post/severe-weather-strikes-central-northern-new-york" target="_blank">flooding that hit the Mohawk Valley</a> and western New York late last month, saying the near constant stream of natural disasters that have hit the state in the past few years are draining state resources.</p> Wed, 24 Jul 2013 12:49:18 +0000 Ryan Delaney 41558 at http://wrvo.org Cuomo says natural disasters are "taxing" state resources Cuomo skeptical about House vote on Sandy aid http://wrvo.org/post/cuomo-skeptical-about-house-vote-sandy-aid <p>After facing intense pressure from both parties for failing to pass a $60 billion federal relief package for Hurricane Sandy victims, Republicans in the House of Representatives now say they will vote on part of the flood insurance program Friday. But Gov. Andrew Cuomo still has doubts they will follow through. Thu, 03 Jan 2013 21:37:33 +0000 Marie Cusick 31403 at http://wrvo.org Cuomo says Sandy costs reach $41 billion http://wrvo.org/post/cuomo-says-sandy-costs-reach-41-billion <p>Governor Andrew Cuomo says Hurricane Sandy caused more damage than Hurricane Katrina, and is now asking for $41 billion from the federal government. Cuomo says New York’s congressional delegation has promised the help. Tue, 27 Nov 2012 14:46:09 +0000 Karen DeWitt 29693 at http://wrvo.org