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Gov. Cuomo wants to replace LIPA with a

Gov. Cuomo wants to replace LIPA with a private utility over its Sandy response. (January 30, 2013 7:17 PM)

It's a storm none of us will forget: Hurricane Sandy left most of Long Island in the dark for days, or even weeks. Many politicians and residents slammed LIPA for its poor preparation before Hurricane Sandy and its lack of communication with customers afterward. Now, almost three months later, Gov. Andrew Cuomo wants to sell the utility to a more efficient, private company. LIPA customers already...

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