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Challenges For Homeowners In Flood Zones Year After Sandy

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This time last year, we were bracing for Hurricane Sandy.

And even after major damage has been all cleaned up, a lot of people are still struggling, especially those living in areas that are now designated flood zones after the storm.

The federal government says they have to buy flood insurance. But high prices could disrupt their lives once again.

Unfortunately for people who live in these new flood zones, there aren't many, if any, options for coverage. The federal program is often the only one offering flood insurance.

Fox's Mac King has more on a push to ease the strain.

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