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City room crunched some numbers to truth-squad governor cuomo’s claim that hurricane sandy was “more impactful” than hurricane katrina. By jazelle hunt nnpa columnist washington (nnpa) — just before labor day 2005, the world was stunned as images of gulf. Hurricane sandy caused $50 billion in damage, making it the second-worst storm in us history find out why, and how it compares to other storms. When i used to hear about hurricanes i never used to fear it, but after my experience with sandy i don’t ever want to be in a conflict with a hurricane.
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Hurricane katrina and sandy were both life changing storms that destroyed thousands of peoples homes and towns, leaving them with little to nothing. Crs report for congress prepared for members and committees of congress federal emergency management policy changes after hurricane katrina: a.