Congress Completes $60.2 Billion Sandy Relief Plan

Jan. 28 (Bloomberg) -- Congress completed a $60.2 billion aid package to help rebuild communities devastated by Hurricane Sandy three months after the storm struck the U.S. Northeast. The Senate cleared the legislation 62-36 today. It will provide $50.5 billion for victims’ needs and rebuilding of roads, bridges and mass transit systems. In addition, Congress passed a $9.7 billion increase in the national flood insurance fund’s borrowing authority on Jan. 4. (Source: Bloomberg)

Full Show: Bloomberg Businessweek (05/26)
55:26 - Bloomberg Television takes you behind the scenes of our award-winning magazine "Bloomberg Businessweek." Hosts Carol Massar and Oliver Renick talk with the writers who break news on a weekly basis. (Source: Bloomberg)
  • Full Show: Best of Bloomberg Technology (05/26)
  • Brown Brothers' Thin Favors Asia Over Latin America
  • The Sharing Economy's Entrepreneurial Ecosystems