Republican New Jersey Senate candidate Steve Lonegan called federal relief to victims of Hurricane Sandy, the superstorm that devastated the Jersey Shore last October and left thousands of people homeless, "over the top."
"I disagreed with Governor Christie and President Obama on Hurricane Sandy funding," he told MSNBC's Steve Kornacki Saturday. "I thought it was just too much money." Lonegan said he was concerned that there weren't enough safeguards to ensure money went to homeowners instead of government programs, saying "There's all kinds of pork barrel spending in that bill." read more