New Jersey sues Sandy relief fund

Feb 22, 2013 | Posted by: roboblogger | Full story: The Reporter

Operators of a Sandy relief group diverted more than $17,000 in donated money to eat out, pay credit card bills and shop online while storm victims received just $1,650 in aid, an ongoing state investigation has found.

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1 - 12 of 12 Comments Last updated Apr 24, 2013
Liber

Providence, UT

#1 Feb 22, 2013
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DaStraw

Atlantic Highlands, NJ

#2 Feb 23, 2013
Could you pls expound on your comment so I can understand the point you are making.
Taxpayer

Katy, TX

#3 Feb 25, 2013
There should be no FEMA, these victims should not be getting any tax dollars when they didn't bother to protect their own property with an insurance policy. If they don't care enough about their home to buy insurance, why should the taxpayers be made responsible for them after the storm? They took the risk and they lost...they need to stop begging for other people's money and get off their butt to rebuild their own lives...and next time INSURE their property.
reality check

Gainesville, FL

#4 Feb 25, 2013
Whom ever put a comment as "taxpayer", maybe you should educate yourself on how the world works. How dare you say such things in light of the devastation. Do you think that natural disasters are covered under insurance or that the insured were completely covered? You should be taxed doubled for going thru life with your head so far up your ass you thoughts are shit. I hope you lose everything worldly you have ever insured and see how well that pans out for you, you ignorant twat.
UB STRONG

Covington, GA

#5 Feb 25, 2013
TAXPAYER.. I HOPE YOUR ENTIRE FAMILY DIES IN A TORNADO YOU PIECE OF GARBAGE. PEOPLE LIKE YOU DESERVE THE ABSOLUTE WORST. SCREW YOUR LIFE!(i wasn't allowed to use profanity) WHY DONT YOU GO MAKE YOUR LITTLE SPEECH IN UNION BEACH... YOU WILL BE LINCHED YOU LOW LIFE WAIST OF OXYGEN.. DIE!
7vens

Toms River, NJ

#6 Feb 26, 2013
And that concludes this episode of "Jersey Lovefest".

Tune in tomorrow for more informative dialog and inspirationa thoghts.

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KMZ

Warrenville, IL

#7 Mar 8, 2013
7vens wrote:
And that concludes this episode of "Jersey Lovefest".
Tune in tomorrow for more informative dialog and inspirationa thoghts.
Today's show hs been brought to you by the "Chris Chistie School of Communication"....and viewers like you.
And remember our motto on Jersey Lovefest:
"Hey you, I said shut your pie hole. You got a problem with dat, or what?"
Seriously ... your intelligence is questionable !
7vens

Toms River, NJ

#8 Mar 8, 2013
Yo, Whadaya, whadaya?
Oscar Wild

Atlantic Highlands, NJ

#9 Mar 9, 2013
Great post!
Jersey Strong

Parlin, NJ

#10 Mar 21, 2013
Taxpayer wrote:
There should be no FEMA, these victims should not be getting any tax dollars when they didn't bother to protect their own property with an insurance policy. If they don't care enough about their home to buy insurance, why should the taxpayers be made responsible for them after the storm? They took the risk and they lost...they need to stop begging for other people's money and get off their butt to rebuild their own lives...and next time INSURE their property.
Listen here cuntasaurus, We are using OUR tax dollars!! FEMA is our tax dollars!! We do have and pay for flood insurance and it is funded through National Flood which is FEMA~ You useless piece of human excrement!!
FYI, New Jersey is one of the highest Taxed state in the US. You wouldn't be able to afford to live in my state..Now I know the true meaning of a horses ass!:(
Jersey Strong

Parlin, NJ

#11 Mar 21, 2013
Listen here Texas cuntasaurus, We are using OUR tax dollars!! FEMA is our tax dollars!! We do have and pay for flood insurance and it is funded through National Flood which is FEMA~ You useless piece of human excrement!!
FYI, New Jersey is one of the highest Taxed state in the US. You wouldn't be able to afford to live in my state..Now I know the true meaning of a horses ass!:(
AB Guy

New York, NY

#12 Apr 24, 2013
First of all before folks blast sandy victims who got money from "taxpayers" one should realize it was very limited.

Also only 47% of people actually pay taxes in the USA.

Flood Insurance is not Real insurance. It is subsidized and policy holders only pay 1/3 the true cost.

Near me for instance folks without flood insurance got $31,900 in many cases house next door with flood insurance got $150,00

In reality person A got a $31,900 handout while person B got a $100,000 hand out.

Also flood insurance only exists to protect homes back by FHA/Fannie/Freddie mortgages etc. In other words Uncle Sam is protecting its investment.

Since Uncle Sam does not care about folks without FHA loans they dont advertise or encourage folks who own their own homes to get flood insurance.

Why because cheaper to pay then $31,900 instead of $100,000 in the case of a major flood.

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