MENENDEZ TOURS STORM DAMAGE IN HELICOPTER

A helicopter tour was performed by United States Senator Robert Menendez. Menendez was in a military helicopter on Thursday to look at the damage that occurred from Hurricane Irene. The tour took place in North Jersey and they noted that placed like Paterson were hit particularly hard. President Barack Obama is scheduled to do a visit in Paterson on Sunday. A push is on to make more disaster funding to other counties in New Jersey.