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FILE - In this Oct. 30, 2012 file photo, a boat floats in the driveway of a home in the aftermath of Superstorm Sandy in Lindenhurst, N.Y. While President Barack Obama signed a law Friday, March 21, 2014 that will delay steep increases to flood insurance paid by many, nearly 60,000 policyholders in New York state are among the 1.1 million nationwide who will see their federally subsidized flood insurance premiums rise as part of changes to the National Flood Insurance Program, according to a review of federal data by The Associated Press. (AP Photo/Jason DeCrow, File)

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In this Oct. 31, 2012 aerial photo, a New York Air National Guard helicopter with Gov. Andrew Cuomo aboard flies over the ocean side community of Breezy Point in the Queens borough of New York to survey the damage caused by Superstorm Sandy. While President Barack Obama signed a law Friday, March 21, 2014 that will delay steep increases to flood insurance paid by many, nearly 60,000 policyholders in New York state are among the 1.1 million nationwide who will see their federally subsidized flood insurance premiums rise as part of changes to the National Flood Insurance Program, according to a review of federal data by The Associated Press. (AP Photo/Mark Lennihan)

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FILE - In this Dec. 5, 2012 file photo, men walk past a house damaged during Superstorm Sandy in the Belle Harbor section of the Queens borough of New York. While President Barack Obama signed a law Friday, March 21, 2014 that will delay steep increases to flood insurance paid by many, nearly 60,000 policyholders in New York state are among the 1.1 million nationwide who will see their federally subsidized flood insurance premiums rise as part of changes to the National Flood Insurance Program, according to a review of federal data by The Associated Press. (AP Photo/Kathy Willens, File)

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FILE - In this Nov. 2, 1991 file photo, U.S. President George H.W. Bush looks over damage in his family's vacation home on Walker's Point in Kennebunkport, Maine. The Bush compound suffered extensive damage by high seas and winds that hit New England the previous week. In 2012, Congress passed a law requiring approximately 1.1 million policyholders nationwide to start paying rates based on the true risk of flooding. Thousands of Maine homeowners and businesses could see their flood insurance rise in an attempt to put the troubled National Flood Insurance Program back on sound financial footing. Bush's home is among the properties in the program. (AP Photo/J. Scott Applewhite, File)

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FILE - In this Nov. 2, 1991 file photo, the driveway leading to U.S. President George H.W. Bush's vacation compound on Walker's Point in Kennebunkport, Maine is littered with rocks and rubble left by 20-foot waves from an Atlantic storm that damaged homes and flooded roads along the coast the previous week. In 2012, Congress passed a law requiring approximately 1.1 million policyholders nationwide to start paying rates based on the true risk of flooding. Thousands of Maine homeowners and businesses could see their flood insurance rise in an attempt to put the troubled National Flood Insurance Program back on sound financial footing. Bush's home is among the properties in the program. (AP Photo/Scott Perry, File)

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FILE - In this Monday, Oct. 29, 2012 file photo, a rising high tide covers roads in Hampton, N.H. More than 40 percent of the properties with flood insurance in New Hampshire will see their costs go up in 2014 due to changes in the National Flood Insurance Program. Homeowners will see their rates go up as much as 18 percent each year and owners of businesses and second homes will face an annual mandatory 25 percent rate increase until they switch to a risk-based rate. (AP Photo/Jim Cole)

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FILE - In this Friday, Jan. 3, 2014 file photo, heavy surf breaks over a seawall during a winter storm in Hampton, N.H. More than 40 percent of the properties with flood insurance in New Hampshire will see their costs go up in 2014 due to changes in the National Flood Insurance Program. Homeowners will see their rates go up as much as 18 percent each year and owners of businesses and second homes will face an annual mandatory 25 percent rate increase until they switch to a risk-based rate. (AP Photo/Jim Cole)

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Realtor Bob Preston stands for a photograph looking towards the ocean on his property in Hampton, N.H. on Friday, March 21, 2014. Preston says he has lived on New Hampshire’s seacoast his entire life and his family has sold and rented properties there for decades. He’s never had a property flood but still pays for federally mandated flood insurance. Like thousands of others across New Hampshire whose flood insurance is subsidized by the government, the amount he pays is about to go up because of changes to the National Flood Insurance Program. (AP Photo/Jim Cole)

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Water and mud back up on the east side of Saturday's fatal mudslide near Oso, Wash., Sunday March 23, 2014. (AP Photo /The Herald, Genna Martin)

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Taylor Rambo stands in front of his home in Burlington City, N.J. on Wednesday, March 19, 2014. If flooding were a real concern, he says he would not have built a bar in his basement. Yet he pays about $2,700 each year for flood insurance that he is required to have as part of his mortgage, and the amount is likely to rise quickly. "It worries me a lot because it makes my escrow go up and I can't afford it," said Rambo, who said he hasn't had any water in his basement in the 17 years he's owned his house. (AP Photo/Geoff Mulvihill)

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Paul Garrett stands on a stairway in front of his house which leads down to the banks of the Susquehanna River in Jersey Shore, Pa. on Sunday, March 23, 2014. About a third of the borough (population 4,300) is in a flood hazard zone. Nearly 470 homes in town are expected to see flood insurance premium hikes. (AP Photo/Ralph Wilson)

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The west branch of the Susquehanna River flows past Jersey Shore, Pa. on Sunday March 23, 2014. About a third of the borough (population 4,300) is in a flood hazard zone and nearly 470 homes in town are expected to see flood insurance premium hikes because of changes to the National Flood Insurance Program. (AP Photo/Ralph Wilson)

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Taylor Rambo stands in front of his home in Burlington City, N.J. on Wednesday, March 19, 2014. If flooding were a real concern, he says he would not have built a bar in his basement. Yet he pays about $2,700 each year for flood insurance that he is required to have as part of his mortgage, and the amount is likely to rise quickly. "It worries me a lot because it makes my escrow go up and I can't afford it," said Rambo, who said he hasn't had any water in his basement in the 17 years he's owned his house. (AP Photo/Geoff Mulvihill)

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Regina Bachman looks through papers dealing flood insurance on her property inside her home in Loveland, Ohio on Friday, March 21, 2014. Bachman bought the home in September 2013 and was initially told by the bank that flood insurance on the property would be affordable, only to find out after closing that the rates were going to increase over $7,000 more annually with new premiums for the National Flood Insurance Program. (AP Photo/Al Behrman)

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Regina Bachman stands on her deck overlooking her backyard and a small creek that runs behind her home in Loveland, Ohio on Friday, March 21, 2014. Bachman bought the home in September 2013 and was initially told by the bank that flood insurance on the property would be affordable, only to find out after closing that the rates were going to increase over $7,000 more annually with new premiums for the National Flood Insurance Program. (AP Photo/Al Behrman)

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Regina Bachman stands outside her home that has a small creek running behind it in Loveland, Ohio on Friday, March 21, 2014. Bachman bought the home in September 2013 and was initially told by the bank that flood insurance on the property would be affordable, only to find out after closing that the rates were going to increase over $7,000 more annually with new premiums for the National Flood Insurance Program. (AP Photo/Al Behrman)

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Regina Bachman looks down at a small creek running behind her home in Loveland, Ohio on Friday, March 21, 2014. Bachman bought the home in September 2013 and was initially told by the bank that flood insurance on the property would be affordable, only to find out after closing that the rates were going to increase over $7,000 more a year with new premiums for the National Flood Insurance Program. (AP Photo/Al Behrman)

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This detail of an insurance form shows the cost of flood insurance for Regina Bachman's home in Loveland, Ohio on Friday, March 21, 2014. After stretching her finances to buy a $95,000 home near a creek in September 2013, she was belatedly hit with an annual flood insurance bill of $7,900. The previous owner had paid under $700. (AP Photo/Al Behrman)

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Status lights glow on a control panel for a groundwater pump in Hoquiam, Wash. on Monday, March 18, 2014. Most of Hoquiam is in a flood plain, and the mayor says despite the pumps and other measures used to reduce the town's risk of flooding, possible increases in federal flood insurance rates would adversely affect many who live here. (AP Photo/Ted S. Warren)

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Jerry Fulbright, a maintenance worker for the city of Hoquiam, Wash., changes a gasket, Monday, March 18, 2014, on an electric generator that will power sewer and groundwater pumps in the event of a power failure. Most of Hoquiam is in a flood plain, and the mayor says despite the pumps and other measures used to reduce the town's risk of flooding, possible increases in federal flood insurance rates would adversely affect many who live here. (AP Photo/Ted S. Warren)