You can now read 10 articles in a month for free on Read as much as you want anywhere and anytime for just 99¢.

The Boston Globe


Cuomo travels to Washington to make case for storm aid

WASHINGTON — In his first official trip to Washington since taking office two years ago, Governor Andrew M. Cuomo of New York pressed officials in the White House and Congress Monday for billions of dollars in aid to help his state recover from the devastation of Hurricane Sandy.

Cuomo’s visit coincides with negotiations between the Obama administration and members of Congress over how much money the federal government should spend to help New York, New Jersey, and other states that were hit hard by the mammoth storm, which moved up the East Coast in late October.

Loading comments...

You have reached the limit of 10 free articles in a month

Stay informed with unlimited access to Boston’s trusted news source.

  • High-quality journalism from the region’s largest newsroom
  • Convenient access across all of your devices
  • Today’s Headlines daily newsletter
  • Subscriber-only access to exclusive offers, events, contests, eBooks, and more
  • Less than 25¢ a week