Statement on Hurricane Sandy


Date: Oct. 31, 2012
Location: Washington, DC

Congressman Steve Rothman (D-NJ), a member of the House Appropriations Committee, released the following statement following Hurricane Sandy:

"My heart goes out to all those affected by the devastating damage from Hurricane Sandy. As New Jersey begins to rebuild, I urge residents to take all necessary precautions while cleaning up the damage. Please visit or information about how to prevent injury. To apply for federal assistance to cover the costs of recovery, please go to or call 1-800-621-FEMA. As always, please do not hesitate to reach out if I can be of help. You can reach my Washington, D.C. office at (202) 225-5061."