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New York lawmakers are branding the decision by House GOP leaders not to hold a vote on Hurricane Sandy aid in the current Congress a “betrayal.”
Rep. Peter King, a Republican from Long Island, was particularly furious and unleashed a fiery attack on his own party on U.S. cable news channels.
“Absolutely inexcusable,” he told CNBC. “Absolutely indefensible. We cannot just walk away from our responsibilities.”