Under intense pressure from angry republicans, house speaker john boehner agreed wednesday to a vote this week on aid for superstorm sandy recovery. the speaker will schedule a vote friday for $9 billion for the national flood insurance program and another on jan. 15 for a remaining $51 billion in the package, a lawmaker said.
updated: 1/2/2013 7:07 PM
Boehner agrees to Sandy aid vote on Friday
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