The power is back on for most Texas residents, but the winter blast has left millions with unprecedented storm damage. Massive electricity bills, broken water pipes and flooding could leave many in financial turmoil. CBS News correspondent Janet Shamlian joined “CBSN AM” from Houston to discuss.
More info on Texas winter storm’s devastation could leave many in financial turmoil
Federal help is still available to those impacted by February's winter weather
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