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Congressman Tom MacArthur
Congressman Tom MacArthur (R-3) speaks to homeowners in Bayville on May 26, 2015 (Megan Madison, Townsquare Media)
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MacArthur Unveils Still More Sandy Legislation

Shore Congressman Tom MacArthur (R-3) is continuing his efforts to help the victims of Superstorm Sandy.

MacArthur met with homeowners in Bayville on Tuesday to discuss the Disaster Survivors Benefit Clarif

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Townsquare Media
Townsquare Media
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Long Branch landscaper settles Sandy price-gouging case

Operators of a Long Branch landscaping firm will pay $33,000 to settle state allegations of post-Superstorm price gouging for generators and illegally selling fuel to drivers.

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Townsquare Digital
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Hazlet home rebuilder indicted on Sandy-related theft charge

A Hazlet home improvement specialist with a suspended New Jersey license faces trial for allegedly taking $120,000 to rebuild a Superstorm-ravaged home - but never starting the job.

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Fred & Anne Perone
Fred & Anne Perone (NJ Office of the Attorney General)
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Four more Superstorm aid recipients charged with theft, fraud

Three of the latest four applicants charged with collecting federal Superstorm aid under false pretenses have ties to the Jersey Shore.

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JCP&L Crews
Photo Courtesy: FirstEnergy Corp. (via Flickr)
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JCP&L Reaching Out to Home-Raisers

You've got your contractor, you've got your permits... but are you really ready to raise your home to meet the flood guidelines?

Jersey Central Power & Light (JCP&L) spokesman Ron Morano says if you haven't touched base with them, you're taking a chance.
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Perry Mastrovito, Getty Images
Perry Mastrovito, Getty Images
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JCP&L Rate Reduction Ordered – Just Not A Whole Lot

Allegations of excessive charges to customers by Jersey Central Power and Light reached resolution Wednesday when state regulators ordered a rate reduction. However, it wasn't the size that was originally sought.

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Rep. Tom MacArthur in his Ocean County District Office (Townsquare Media)
Rep. Tom MacArthur in his Ocean County District Office (Townsquare Media)
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MacArthur Urges Sandy Flood Claimants to Reopen Cases

As long as the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) is willing to review any Sandy-related flood insurance case for discrepancies, homeowners who filed should take them up on it. That's the advice given by shore Representative Tom MacArthur (R-3).

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Sweeping Reforms are Coming to the National Flood Insurance Program

New Jersey U.S. Senator Bob Menendez meets with Superstorm Sandy victims today in a press conference to outline new measures aimed at cleaning up the National Flood Insurance Program (NFIP). Menendez said he's gotten

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Ortley Beach, NJ
Residents of Ortley Beach, NJ watch their home get demolished (Mark Wilson, Getty Images)
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MacArthur Alleges FEMA’s Complicity with Insurance Companies

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A bold and surprising assertion about The Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) from New Jersey's 3rd District (R) Congressman Tom MacArthur. The freshman representative, who's made his fortune in the

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Tom MacArthur/Photo by Tom Mongelli, Townsquare Media
Tom MacArthur/Photo by Tom Mongelli, Townsquare Media
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MacArthur Demands FEMA Administrator’s Resignation

Growing evidence of awareness inside the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) of alleged insuror fraud aimed at short-changing Superstorm Sandy-ravaged homeowners prompts shore Congressman Tom MacArthur (R-3) to seek FEMA Administrator W. Craig Fugate's resignation.

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