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Hurricane Sandy survivors still don't have homes: "The Daily Show" reports

Over two years later, people who lost ther homes in the storm are still living in tents


Sarah Gray
March 13, 2015 6:20PM (UTC)

Nearly two and one-half years after Hurricane Sandy hit New York City in full force, some home-owners whose houses were destroyed in the storm are still living in tents.

Thursday night's "The Daily Show" spoke to some Sandy survivors about the the bureaucratic nightmare they've dealt with in the last two years. And Correspondent Jordan Klepper even dropped his ironic, satirical persona to raise awareness. Watch below:

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Sarah Gray

Sarah Gray is an assistant editor at Salon, focusing on innovation. Follow @sarahhhgray or email sgray@salon.com.

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