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Senate Passes Flood Relief

Lawmakers choose to send House’s version to Obama

March 14, 2014
By IAN HICKS Staff Writer , The Intelligencer / Wheeling News-Register

WHEELING - Under election-year pressure from constituents, the Senate in an unusual show of bipartisan cooperation voted 77-22 to overhaul a federal law that has triggered massive increases in flood insurance premiums around the country, including for about 2,000 in West Virginia's Northern Panhandle.

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