Tag Archives: Hurricane Sandy

Hurricane Sandy: lessons about power

An overhead power line. Hurricane Sandy raises questions about burying these lines, or opening them up to competition.

On October 29, Hurricane Sandy struck New Jersey and other Mid-Atlantic and Northeastern States. Two weeks later, many in New York, New Jersey, West Virginia, and some in Pennsylvania still do not have electric power. The time has come to make those who generate power, and those who distribute it, compete for your business.

October Surprise from Chris Christie

Chris Christie of New Jersey: did he learn anything?

Hurricane Sandy wasn’t the only October storm to do damage in NJ and other states. Unlike Sandy, this storm wasn’t predicted and no one saw it coming – although perhaps they should have.

Hurricane Sandy to sway election?

Mitt Romney. Will Hurricane Sandy give him New Jersey, though he didn't even campaign here?

Hurricane Sandy did damage, and a lot of it, to a part of the country that normally doesn’t see hurricane damage. And now it might change the election.