An Obama campaign sign rises above the floodwaters in front of a home as rain continues to fall in Norfolk, VA., Monday, Oct. 29, 2012. Hurricane Sandy continued on its path Monday, as

 

              An Obama campaign sign rises above the floodwaters in front of a home as rain continues to fall in  Norfolk, VA., Monday, Oct. 29, 2012. Hurricane Sandy continued on its path Monday, as
An Obama campaign sign rises above the floodwaters in front of a home as rain continues to fall in Norfolk, VA., Monday, Oct. 29, 2012. Hurricane Sandy continued on its path Monday, as the storm forced the shutdown of mass transit, schools and financial markets, sending coastal residents fleeing, and threatening a dangerous mix of high winds and soaking rain. (AP Photo/Steve Helber)