Bill proposes federal funds for boat safety

Rep. Steve Israel, at a meeting in Bayville

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Rep. Steve Israel, at a meeting in Bayville Village Hall Tuesday, told boating experts he will introduce a bill in Congress to provide funding for states to offer safety classes to prevent boating tragedies, such as the July 4, 2012, sinking of the cabin cruiser Kandi Won that resulted in the drowning of three children onboard. Videojournalist: Jim Staubitser (Aug. 13, 2013)

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