Jewish Community Relations Council in New York

Sandy Aid For Houses Of Worship Stalled

Constitutional concerns keeping measure from Senate vote.
11/11/2013 - 19:00
Staff Writer

Despite optimism that Congress would quickly pass legislation authorizing federal financial assistance to synagogues and other houses of worship damaged by Superstorm Sandy, the bill is bottled up in the Senate after overwhelming passage in the House last February.

Nathan Diament
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