Gov. Christie Frustrated With Federal Government Red Tape for Delayed Sandy Aid

US-VOTE-2012-REPUBLICAN CONVENTIONGov. Chris Christie says he understands victims’ frustrations a year after Hurricane Sandy but maintains that his administration isn’t to blame for delays in aid reaching victims.

In an interview with The Associated Press as the anniversary of the Oct. 29 megastorm approaches, Christie blamed Congress, which took three months to approve a $50.7 billion relief package for the region, and a thicket of red tape put in place to prevent the type of fraud that occurred after Hurricane Katrina…

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