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Rep. Peter King meets with GOP leadership over Sandy bill

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Local leaders including Rep. Peter King (R-LI) have heavily criticized the decision by GOP house members not to vote on a Sandy relief bill when a vote was made averting the government falling off the 'fiscal cliff.'

King, who spoke with Good Day NY on Thursday, said he's optimistic a vote will happen this month.

"We had a meeting with John Boehner and Eric Cantor yesterday. The speaker agreed to bring the legislation up. The first 9 billion will be voted on tomorrow and the remaining will be voted on January 15," said King.

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