News Archive to 11/21/2012

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DC 37 Sponsoring October 30 VCF Forum for Members – More information (PDF)

City Conducts New Outreach to NYPD Eligible for WTC Services

New Registry Study Links Respiratory Illness & PTSD in WTC Survivors

WTC Health Program Funds Registry Until 2016

Stony Brook WTC Health Program Explores Genetic Link Between PTSD and Respiratory Illness in 9/11 Responders

9/11 Health Advocates Outraged by Proposed ‘Zadroga’ Funding Cut

Zadroga Act Opponents, Including Paul Ryan, Observe September 11 Anniversary

Fed, State Officials Hail 9/11 Cancer Decision

9/11 Health and Compensation Act Facing Nearly $40 Million in Federal Cuts

Cancers to be added to Zadroga Act, but financial roadblock lies ahead

Congress’ Sequester Raids 9/11 Treatment And Compensation Funds To Cut Deficit

Lung Cancer Alliance Praises Decision To Include Cancer Coverage For 9/11 Survivors And Responders

9/11 cancer compensation too late: One man’s story

58 cancers receive 9/11 fund coverage

9/11 World Trade Center Health Program Will Fund Cancer Care

9/11 Cancer Link To Be Recognized By Federal Government, Allowing Zadroga Act To Compensate Victims

Report: Federal Government to Acknowledge 9/11 Cancer Link

50 types of cancer added to 9/11 health program

Paul Ryan Voted Against 9/11 First Responder’s Health Bill

It’s Official: 50 Types Of Cancer To Be Covered Under Zadroga Act

CDC Zadroga Act Expansion Ruling

Federal government may finally recognize 9/11 cancer link, say attorneys of survivors

Zadroga Act To Cover Dozens Of 9/11-Related Cancers

Feds to Recognize 9/11 Cancer Link: Report

Anniversary of 9/11 marked under cloud of health problems, funding fights

Feds FINALLY ready to recognize 9/11 cancer link

9/11 Workers’ Health Compensation A Complicated Task For US Government After Zadroga Act

FDNY Adds Nine Names To 9/11 Memorial Wall

For 9/11 First Responders, Every Day Is A Reminder Of Attacks

V.C.F. on hold until feds add cancer to Zadroga Act

National September 11 Memorial and Museum: Erect a monument on the plaza naming those who died from 9/11 toxins.

Fake 9/11 charity lawsuit

NJ AG sues over claims of 9/11 donations

Convicted Felons Accused Of Running Bogus 9-11 Charity

DHS drops plan to screen chemical-plant workers for terrorist ties

Lawsuit: 9/11 Charity Pair Riding Around In ‘N-SEAL’ Truck Are Actually Crooks

Pickup artist: 9/11 truck ‘scam’

Letter: Adding 9/11 cancer victims is right

Ground Zero Workers May Get Cancer Coverage, But the Health Disaster Remains

At Last: Cancer Coverage for 9/11 Responders

Experts question science behind decision to open 9/11 health fund to cancer patients

Experts: no hard evidence to support government claim linking 50 kinds of …

Experts say science linking World Trade Center Sept. 11 cleanup to …

Experts Say Science Lacking on 9/11 and Cancer Link

Science Lacking On 9/11 and Cancer

9/11 pension boosts for time spent on The Pile

For First Responders, Zadroga Expansion Spells Further Relief

Feds want Sept. 11 health program to cover cancers

Editorial: The topic of cancer

Ruling Clears Way for 9/11 Health Fund to Cover Cancers

US Wants 9/11 Health Program to Include 50 Cancers

Feds Expand Zadroga Act To Include Cancer Treatments

Zadroga Act will cover 50 cancers after landmark ruling

Sept. 11 Health Fund Given Clearance to Cover Cancer

9/11 first responders haunted by ground zero but say they’re not heroes

Informal Ceremony Marks 10th Anniversary Of End Of WTC Recovery Efforts

9/11 First Responders And Recovery Workers Honored

9/11 responders receive a special ’thank you’

Honoring G. Zero workers

Logistics Hang Over a Ruling on 9/11 Cancer

Donna Summers dies from 9/11 related cancer ??

Virtuous American Justice

Clinic to treat 9/11-related illnesses opens in Bklyn

Bravest Mark McKay, who spent time on The Pile after 9/11 and died of rare cancer at 48, remembered as one of a kind

Group: Zadroga 9/11 law should cover 45 cancers

Cancers eyed for Zadroga act

9/11 Panel Updates List of Potential Cancers to Be Covered by Zadroga Act

Panel Recommends Covering Many Cancers Under Zadroga Act

Parker Waichman LLP Applauds Decision of Zadroga Act Advisory Committee to Recommend that more than 20 Cancers Be Added to the List of Covered Illnesses

Panel Wants 30 Forms Of Cancer Covered Under Zadroga Act

Details on debate over Zadroga cancer coverage

Sept. 11 Committee To Recommend Cancer Care In First Responder Law

City to reveal detailed 9/11 cancer data

WTC cancer data on way

Public Advocate Lauds City For Turning Over Info On 9/11 First Responders

Free Legal Clinics for Sick 9/11 Responders and Residents

Parker Waichman LLP Continues to Stand by Heroes of 9/11, Pledges to Stand with, not Abandon, Zadroga Act Clients

Law firm ‘abandons’ 9/11 victims

Justice for retired firefighter Vincent Concannon

Help For First Responders

Heal our heroes

Stop, in the Name of Love! Downtown Leaders Gather to Mark Installation of Traffic Signal at Intersection Frequented by Children

City responds to call to release NYPD cancer data

Panel sees link between cancer and 9/11, despite uncertainties

Evidence grows that 9/11 first-responders got cancer after working at Ground Zero

Editorial: More help on the way for 9/11 responders

Further Evidence Coming That 9/11 Causes Cancer

9/11 service speaker admits he never worked with FDNY

9/11 first responders want Zadroga Act to cover cancer

9/11 first responders a step closer to getting aid for cancer

9/11 Health Panel Votes to Cover Cancer Under Zadroga Act

9/11 Panel Leaning Towards Cancer Coverage Under Zadroga Act

9/11 responders cautiously hopeful for cancer aid

At 9/11 Memorial, Police Raise Fears of Suicide

9/11 widow tells crew’s side of story

Cancer Would Lessen Sept. 11 Victim Pay, Fund’s Head Says

NYC to give some 9/11 health info to researchers

Victim Funds for Sept. 11 Should Cover Cancer, Panel Chief Says

City to give hospital names of NYPD 9/11 first responders who have cancer

City to Release 9/11 Health Information on Officers at Ground Zero

Key to Cancer Decision Move to Force NYPD To Provide ‘9/11’ Duty Lists

Cancer coverage would decrease 9/11 victim payouts

Brooklyn Responder Prepares for Surgery As Experts Debate 9/11 Zadroga Law

Cancer-causing toxins found on uniform of Officer Alonzo Harris, who survived …

Police union demands info on 9/11 toxic debris

Police Union Seeks Data for Cancer Links to 9/11

9/11 Health Panel to Consider Cancer Coverage

Stephen M. Levin, Who Ran a Clinic for 9/11 Responders, Dies at 70

Police Union Demands City Release of NYPD Cancer Statistics

Workers and 9/11 Responders Mourn Passing of Dr. Stephen Levin

Funeral Today For NYC EMS Asst. Chief Who Died Of Tumor Linked To WTC

Dr. Stephen Levin, Who Worked To Help Victims Of 9/11, Dies At 71

9/11 cops’ cancer woe

W.T.C. Health Registry to complete third survey

9/11 First Responders See Cancer Rates Triple

NYPD must fork over data on cancer among WTC cops

FDNY Mourns Passing of Innovative EMS Chief

Today in Research: Higher Cancer Rates for 9/11 Police Officers; More

Jon Stewart’s 9/11 plea: Cover cancer for first responders

New Data Finds Cancer Rate In NYPD Tripled After 9/11

NYC Public Advocate Bill De Blasio blasts Mayor over 9/11 ills

PBA: Number Of Officers Diagnosed With Cancer Since 9/11 Keeps Growing

9/11 cops’ cancer woe

Ground Zero heroes’ 9/11 settlement payouts slashed

Cancer Coverage for WTC Survivors a Hot Issue

Zadroga advocates dismayed by cancelled conference call

Sick 9/11 Responders Turned Away from Zadroga Hearing After Technical Snafu

9/11 Health Panel Seeks Public Input on Cancer

Fealgood Foundation Puts First-Responders First

Therapy dog who visited Ground Zero dies

Richard J. Sheirer, Official in Charge of Sept. 11 Rescues, Dies at 65

Death of Mexican 9/11 worker raises questions

V.C.F. deadline means tough choice for some 9/11 survivors

Marking One Year Since the January 2, 2011 Enactment of the James Zadroga 9/11 Health and Compensation Act of 2010

Court finds 9/11 toxins likely caused NYPD Officer Frank Macri’s fatal cancer

Zero hour for 9/11 victims

Tough Choice Looms On 9/11 Health Lawsuits

9/11 first-responders face deadline in lawsuits over Ground Zero health effects

2011 YEAR IN REVIEW – Top 10 Heroic Acts – #10 John Feal

WTC first responders, double asthma risk

John Feal, Glen Klein On New 9/11 Memorial – Part 2

Memorial Unveiled Honoring First Responders Who Died From 9/11-Related Illnesses

Ground Zero’s First Workers May Face Higher Risk from Dust, Research Shows

9/11 First Responders May Face Greater Heart Risks

9/11 Victims Comp Fund Accepting Claims

Bone Marrow Transplant Only Option For Resident Battling Cancer

Fighting for his life

Sept. 11 First Responders Give Back

PENNSYLVANIA LINE OF DUTY DEATH ~ Lieutenant Richard M. Benditt

9 NYPD officers who died after Sept. 11 recovery work are honored at Police …

9 honored at NYC Police Memorial Wall

Tragic WTC cops honored

$2.8B fund to aid 9/11 victims taking applications

Firefighters pushing for cancer coverage of Ground Zero responders left off Zadroga bill panel

Mesothelioma Risk Still Exists After 9/11

Cancer the alleged legacy of 9-11

9/11 Responder Reflects on Fateful Day

9/11 responders fight fatal illnesses

Eyewitness: Interviews with 9/11 responders (indvidual videos)

Millions remember 9/11 through a day of service

Eyewitness: Interviews with 9/11 responders

Area responders who went to NYC still haunted by Ground Zero memories

Attorney General Issues Warning About 9/11 Charities

New Docs Detail How Feds Downplayed Ground Zero Health Risks

John Feal, 9/11 Responder, Helps Injured Get Benefits

9/11 Lives On For Rescue And Recovery Workers

9/11 Commission Recommendations On First Responder Network, Civil Liberties Unmet 10 Years After Attacks

For 9/11 Cancer Sufferers, The Struggle For Help Is Just Beginning

Video : Helping those who helped on 9/11

Mayor: Stop calling it ‘Ground Zero’

A legacy of illnesses from 9/11

Psychic Wounds Last for Those Touched by 9/11

Les «autres victimes» appellent à l’aide

NY1 For You: First Responder Approaches 9/11 Anniversary With Concerns

Rescue dogs of 9/11: The drama’s unsung heroes

For 9/11 first responders, inadequate medical assistance an insult to heroism

Workers from Ground Zero face multitude …

Remembering 9/11 with Tributes, Donations and Food.

Some 9/11 first responders get help – and some don’t

Mixed Health Findings Reported in 9/11 Rescuers

Study Suggests Higher Cancer Risk for 9/11 Firefighters

WTC studies find no big jump in cancer, deaths

Dusty legacy of 9/11 still a medical mystery

Construction worker haunted by 9/11

9/11 A Decade Later: One World Trade Center Rises In Lower Manhattan

Editorial: In the shadow of cancer

Toxic dust legacy of 9/11 plagues thousands of people

Dusty legacy of 9/11 still a medical mystery

Firefighter Cancer Tied To Ground Zero Exposure, New Study Says

Study Suggests Higher Cancer Risk for 9/11 Firefighters

WTC study finds increase in cancer among FDNY

WTC studies find no big jump in cancer, deaths

PTSD on Rise Among 9/11 First Responders

Some 9/11 first responders get help – and some don’t

9|11: The Winners

9/11 Commission: Too few safety recommendations enacted decade later

Post-9/11, emergency radios still not connected

’9/11 cancer’ link – FDNY’s study in clash with feds

Zadroga zone expands 10 blocks to Canal

First Responders Snubbed; Not Invited to 9/11 Ceremony

Pols identify need for better communication during crises

Why Is NYC Waging A New War On Its Own Surviving 9/11 First Responders?

Earthquake shows U.S. cell phone service needs help; nation needs national emergency radio system

Zadroga 9/11 health law shouldn’t cover volunteers sickened at Ground Zero, GOP hopeful Turner says

Elite group of 9/11 first responders still battling illness, ‘WTC Cough’

FealGood Foundation Awards Scholarship To CHS Student Yvonne Domingo

‘Shameful’ Check of 9/11 Workers Turns Up Nothing

First responder fights back after losing foot to 9/11 accident

Volunteers stand resolute on the 10th anniversary of 9/11

A decade after 9/11, first responder crews still need updated communication equipment

Cancer surge hits hero cops

For 9/11 responders with cancer, it’s insult on top of illness: A patient reacts to Zadroga decision

Study on cancer and 9/11 alarms many

VIDEO: Congresswoman Gabrielle Giffords Casts First Vote Since Shooting

Poll: Should the Zadroga bill cover cancer?

Zadroga 9/11 Health Bill To Be Discussed in Melville

Eligibility Concerns Overshadow Meeting On 9/11 Health Fund

FDNY 9/11 Health Program shows evidence of illness despite a new federal review, the door remains open for cancer and other illnesses to be recognized.

For Cancer-Stricken, 9/11 Health Benefits Are Just Out of Reach

9/11 A Decade Later: Rare Brain Tumor Raises Questions About Links To Ground Zero Toxins

Anger at NJ meeting on 9/11 victims’ fund over cancer exclusion

Sept. 11 Revealed Psychology’s Limits, Review Finds

NJ residents frustrated over 9/11 victims fund

Zadroga law will not cover cancer patients

Feds: Zadroga Law Won’t Cover Cancer — for Now

9/11 doc: Zadroga shouldn’t cover cancer

Cancer-stricken Ground Zero responders, residents won’t benefit from Zadroga 9/11 health law

9/11 group pushes pols for radios

A Push to Fix Emergency Radios, Nearly a Decade After 9/11

9/11 Advocates In Washington Pushing For Emergency Radio Support

New York Senators Call For Upgrade To Emergency System

9/11, 10 years later: Rolls of the sick are still growing – and many won’t get any better

9/11 Victims Comp Fund borders debated

9/11 A Decade Later: Staten Island Street Renamed For NYPD Officer Killed By 9/11-Related Illness

Hero of Zadroga health care law steps up to push for first-responder wireless netwok in D.C.

Social Security registry omits 9/11 deaths

Ground Zero hero dies nearly 10 years after exposure to toxic chemicals of Sept. 11

9/11 workers to push for national network

9/11 skating charity milked parents for money, none of which went to victims

9/11 survivors anxious for compensation via Zadroaga Act

9/11 Health, Compensation Act Goes Into Effect

Meet the Woman Who Will Decide the Financial Fate of Many WTC Claimants

Former NYC Police Captain, 9/11 Responder Barry Galfano Dies

9/11 hero Barry Galfano, retired NYPD captain, loses brave battle with cancer

9/11 first-responder stricken with cancer tells story through video spanning ten years

9/11 A Decade Later: Guidelines Emerge For September 11th Victims’ Compensation Fund

Zadroga 9/11 health fund expanded past Ground Zero to people in neighborhood sickened by WTC attacks

James Zadroga 9/11 Health and Compensation Act of 2010 Draft Regulations

9/11 death list expands after WTC dust kills 63-year-old

Research : Pulmonary Function in a Cohort of New York City Police Department Emergency Responders Since the 2001 World Trade Center Disaster

9/11 – 10 Years Later: New York City, and entire nation, still coming to terms with September 11

Lung Health of Police Responders From 9/11 Called ‘Encouraging’

Town Hall meeting for 9/11 victims

Mesothelioma-Causing Asbestos and Other Toxins in the 9/11 Dust Cloud Contribute to Increased Number of FDNY Disability Retirements

Sick 9/11 Workers Seek Answers on $2.8B Compensation Fund

Howard to return as W.T.C. Health Program director

New 9/11 Fund Czar Gets Early Thumbs Up

NY attorney named ground zero fund administrator

Eric Holder Names Class Action Lawyer To Run 9/11 Fund

Retired FDNY lieutenant who survived 9/11 and Deutsche Bank fire takes own life

$50 million bounty for Osama Bin Laden should go to 9/11 victims, New York pols say

Who should get Bin Laden bounty money? Some say first responders.

Conference Educates 9/11 Responders About Health Care

The Stories Behind the Numbers – 9/11 First Responders

Locals react to bin Laden’s death

Pain Will Live On For Victims Of Osama Bin Laden

Up Close with Diana Williams on WABC-TV and in New York

9/11 First Responders Checked Against Terror List

Some Sept. 11 Responders To Be Cross-Checked Against Terrorism List

9/11 Survivors Wanting Benefits Must Be Checked Against Terror Watch List

9/11 Responders To Be Warned They Will Be Screened By FBI’s Terrorism Watch List (EXCLUSIVE)

Lefkowitz Drops Bid to Run 9/11 Fund

Selection Near on Overseer Of the 9/11 Health Fund

First Responder 9/11 Memorial Park On Long Island

9/11 memorial breaks ground in Nesconset

Groundbreaking held for 9/11 first responders memorial in Suffolk

FDNY cancer up post-9/11

Daly: Mike should’ve attended the funeral

Family of NYPD cop George Wong who died of cancer rages at city for taking …

Officer’s Death Shows Struggle to Define Link Between 9/11 Dust and Disease

Peace at last: 9/11 cancer cop finally laid to rest after body was ‘snatched …

John Boehner Mulls 9/11 Visit Everyone Else Wants

9/11 victims receive legal advice on compensation via Zadroga law

9/11 Plaintiffs Firm Is Ordered to Work With Conflicts Counsel

Local 9/11 responder dies from lung cancer; blamed Ground Zero debris

9/11 firefighter dies of cancer linked to toxic dust

WTC First Responders Weigh In On New 9/11 Health Act

9/11 A Decade Later: Zadroga Bill Advocate Says He Never Lost Hope

Council Members Surprised That Zadroga Law Won’t Help Cancer Victims

Congressman Chris Lee Resigns Following Gawker Revelation

Chisam Favored to Manage 9/11 Compensation Fund

India set to move WTO against 9/11 health Act

Montana heroes also benefit from bipartisan 9/11 bill

Gathering to honor passage of Zadroga 9/11 Health bill

9/11 payouts on hold as lawyer vacations

Giffords’ office to receive flag from 9/11 first responders

Reps. Maloney, Nadler, and King call for public session on Zadroga law

New law could deny funding to 9/11 rescuers

New Paltz man fighting for his life will benefit from 9/11 health care law (video)

9/11 responders celebrate Zadroga win

September 11th First Responder Invited To State Of The Union Address

Gillibrand gives up State of the Union seat to construction worker John Feal

William Quick, retired Ground Zero firefighter, dies at 55

Question Looms On WTC Health Act: Who Is Covered?

Goodbye to Roy Chelsen, Warwick’s hero firefighter

Houston firefighter who assisted after 9/11 dies after battle with cancer

9/11 Healthcare Advocate Recommends 5 Reliable Lawyers

Heroic 9/11 first responder Roy Chelsen loses battle with cancer at 51

Congress causes four-month gap in 9/11 health program

Many Survivors of World Trade Center Attacks Suffered PTSD: Study

More than 3000 survivors of the WTC attacks experience long-term post …

For survivors of the World Trade Center attacks, post-traumatic stress …

Ken Feinberg Eyes Return as 9/11 Fund Boss

Fund to start paying 9/11 first responders

Ailing 9/11 heroes will soon get their piece of $712 million settlement with …

Payouts to sickened Ground Zero workers expected soon

Obama Signs Law To Help 9/11 Workers

Major Legislation Shows Country’s Ongoing Support for 9/11 Rescue Workers, New …

First responders PTSD story opens debate

Group to Help 9/11 Victims Find Lawyers

Obama signs 9/11 health bill

Obama signs Sept. 11 first responders bill

Obama Signs 9/11 Responders Health Bill Into Law

Obama Signs Bill to Help 9/11 Workers

James Zadroga 9/11 Health & Compensation Act set signed by President Obama in …

For Obama, a quiet vacation despite being prepared for the worst Obama signs 9/11 health care bill

Obama Signs the 9/11 First Responders Health Care Bill

President Obama Signs the James Zadroga 9/11 Health and Compensation Act

Federal aid is meant for WTC heroes, not greedy lawyers

Despite his pain, he fights for others

Sick 9/11 workers told to avoid predatory lawyers

9/11 Responders Should Beware of Unscrupulous Lawyers, Advocate Warns

Filing ‘foul-up’ threatens GZ $$

Local pols praise bill’s passage

How the Zadroga miracle happened

9-11 bill passes; it’s about time

Zadroga Bill Passage Is Great New York Victory

One survivor from 9/11 returns home, for good

After long fight, Zadroga becomes law

Ill from 9/11 attacks: Local emergency responders could get aid from new bill

In ‘Daily Show’ Role on 9/11 Bill, Echoes of Murrow

9/11 litigators grabbed ‘Zadroga’ website name in bid to lure compensation cases

9/11 A Decade Later: Relatives Feel Renewed Sense Of Loss Over Holidays

Local First Responders Relieved At Passage Of 9/11 Health Act

The 9/11 First Responders Bill Touches Lives in Indiana

‘I don’t know how much longer I have’


GUEST OPINION: US has obligation to take care of 9/11 responders

The Zadroga Bill Becomes Reality, But What Does That Mean To First Responders

Coburn and the 9/11 bill, cont’d

9/11 Health Bill: Winners and Losers

9/11 survivors, responders to get new aid

Daly: Last responders in Capitol wake up

The Record: A 9/11 miracle

After Passage of 9/11 Health Bill, NY Lawmakers Take Victory Lap

Pols take bow after securing Zadroga funds for hero 9/11 first responders

The Man Who Helped the 9/11 Bill Fly

Feal: Passage of 9/11 health bill ‘patriotic’

Ground zero workers celebrate political victory

9/11 fund may skimp on victims

As Senate Passes 9/11 Health Bill, Juan Gonzalez Notes Relative Absence of Key …

Gillibrand Gains Foothold With Victory on 9/11 Aid Bill

‘Christmas miracle’ comes early for 9/11 rescue workers as Congress passes health bill

House vote on 9/11 benefits bill was held open for New York Rep. Velazquez

First Responders Bill Finally Passes — Conservatives Who Exploited First Responders Stayed Silent

Ground zero workers celebrate political victory

9/11 Health Bill: Winners and Losers

San Diegans Among Irked 9/11 First Responders With Health Issues

Editorial: Sweet victory

Op/ed: Lame Ducks Triumphant

Zadroga bill: Last responders in Capitol FINALLY come through for first responders at WTC:

America saves national honor as Senate passes long-overdue Zadroga health bill …

9/11 responders’ $4.2B aid package called miracle

US extends visa fee hike, passes 9/11 first responders health care bill

Bill to protect whistleblowers fails in Senate

US Congress Votes to Aid 9/11 Clean-Up Crews, Rescuers Before Adjourning

In Late Flurry, Senator Gains Her Foothold

9/11 Wears On GOP, Now New York’s Problem: Margaret Carlson

US approves aid to 9/11 rescuers

9/11 aid deserved quicker passage

US Senate approves health benefits for 9/11 responders

The Caucus: Senate Passes 9/11 Health Bill as Republicans Back Down

9/11 bill passes Senate, House in final hours of lame-duck session

Congress Passes Revised 9/11 Responders Health Bill

Congress clears bill to help 9/11 responders

9/11 health care bill, named for late Little Egg man, passes Congress

$4.3 bil for 9/11 heroes

Senate Passes 9/11 Health Bill as Republicans Back Down

9/11 Health Bill Passes Congress, President Obama Expected to Sign

“I’ve Been to 44 Funerals in the Last 4 1/2 Years”–9/11 First Responder John Feal Calls on Senate to Pass Zadroga Bill

Dems enlist a new face in push for 9/11 bill: Bush

Confident Senate vows Zadroga bill vote

UPDATE: Christie, Lautenberg exchange heated words over 9/11 bill

Jon Stewart better advocate for Zadroga than Obama, says Rep., asking Pres to step up for 9/11 bill

First Responder Bill Covers Sick Troops, Too

9/11 First Responders Bill Fails: Calls For Justice Go Unheeded 5 Years After …

Democrats Confident that 9/11 Health Bill Will Pass

9/11 Health Bill Wins Support From GOP

Firefighter-legislator lobbies Congress to help 9/11 first responders

Local 9/11 hero: ‘Man up,’ McCain!

Where are Giuliani, Pataki on 9/11 bill?

Sen. John McCain rips Zadroga 9/11 health bill push as ‘fooling around’

“How Do They Sleep?” Shep Smith Blasts Congress Over 9/11 First Responders Bill

Jon Stewart gives GOP senators the skewering their hypocrisy on 9/11 deserves

Susan Collins Backs 9/11 Bill

Reid vows 9/11 revote

Ground Zero workers plan to storm senators’ offices in bid for Zadroga Act support

9/11 Health Bill Supporters Believe Act Will Finally Pass

Another officer dies waiting for Zadroga

9/11 heroes see insult turn to hope for Zadroga bill after meeting with Sen. Susan Collins’ aides

Republican Senators Screw Up On 9/11 Aid Bill

Nadler, Maloney Sing Support for Zadroga [VIDEO]

Irate 9/11 responder rages at GOP over defeat of Zadroga health bill: ‘It’s …

Passionate plea for Zadroga bill passage

Republicans to 9/11 Responders: Drop Dead

The Record: Pass Zadroga bill

The 9/11 Responders Health Bill Failure

First responders call on Congress to act

Reps. Back Plan to Add 9/11 Bill to Tax Deal (Updated) »

Senate vote on 9/11 health bill set for Thursday

Senate Delays Vote on 9/11 Health-Care Bill

Schumer: Stop the Politics and Lies on 9/11 Bill

NYers fight for 9/11 health bill passage

Sen. Snowe hints at 9/11 health bill vote

Defending the 9/11 Bill

Enzi criticizes bill that aids 9/11 survivors, first responders

Zadroga Act backers appeal to Sen. Mike Enzi after he circulates opposition letter to 9/11 bill

Gillibrand Pushes Senate To Pass 9/11 Health Bill

Gillibrand pushes against GOP on 9/11 bill

9/11 health bill backers rally on Capitol Hill

Senate closing in on votes to pass bill to aid Ground Zero workers, residents

Pete King Pushes Back on Republicans’ 9/11 Health Care Memo

B’klyn Lawmakers Urge Passage of 9/11 Responders’ Bill

GOPer leaves 9/11 health bill backers out in the cold

NYPD hero Kevin Czartoryski, stricken by 9/11-related lung disease, dies at 46

9/11 health bill finally up for vote

Heroes of 9/11 hear you loud and clear, Republicans; next time they should turn and run

9/11 victims fume as Sen. Mike Enzi, GOP circulate ‘pack of lies’ in bid to sink Zadroga health bill

Widows of 9/11 heroes cling to hope of Zadroga Act as they wait for settlement payments

Sen. Kirsten Gillibrand ‘Very Optimistic’ on Passage of 9/11 Health Care Bill

MSU Prof Arnold Korotkin Receives Awards for 9/11 Community Activism

9/11 health bill backers unveil police exhibit

Schumer vow for vote on 9/11 bill

Senators honor cops who died from 9/11 illnesses

5 Staten Island 9/11 responders who died from illnesses honored in DC

Health victims hope Senate signs Zadroga 9/11 Compensation Act

Schumer Pledges 9/11 Bill Will Get a Vote

NYC first responder badges arrive in Washington

Supporters Of Zadroga Bill To Unveil DC Exhibit

Badges honor cops felled by WTC illness

Opinion: Politics trumps relief for 9/11 rescuers

Outstanding Debt From 9/11

Rubén Rosario: They served us. We failed them.

Cops mourn another victim of 9/11 as debate goes on

Tis the Season to Pass 9/11 Illness Payout Bill

Judge reaches out to holdouts in 9/11 health suit

W.T.C. workers’ first Thanksgiving on site

L.E.S. single moms honored by health services program

The U.S. must come to the aid of its 9/11 heroes

Intense Lobbying for Zadroga; it’s now or never

Looks like Lame Duck or never for Zadroga Bill

Responders Hope Scott Brown Rescues 9/11 Bill

WTC hero loses his fight with cancer: Retired NYPD cop Robert Ehmer, 47, was 9/11 first responder

City girds for new WTC payout rumble

9/11 Worker Bares His Soul About ‘Opting In’ on Health Settlement

Unions and sick 9/11 responders agree only Sen. Chuck Schumer can seal deal to pass Zadroga Bill

Most 9/11 responders settle suits over WTC dust

Sept. 11 Settlement on Health Claims Approved by 10000 Workers

9/11 workers approve settlement with New York City

Over 95 Percent of 9/11 Workers Approve Settlement

Sick 9/11 workers agree to $712M settlement

Ground Zero health settlement approved

9/11 Health Settlement Accepted by 95% of Plaintiffs

Ground Zero workers settle lawsuit

World Trade Center rescue workers accept $625 million settlement in 9/11 …

Most 9/11 responders settle suits over WTC dust

9-11 workers settle long-fought claim with New York City

9/11 Rescue and Recovery Workers Settle with City

9/11 Health Settlement Goes Through

Attorneys and Court Confirm Success of 9/11 Settlement

Settlement for WTC first responders OK’d

Lawyers: Sickened 9/11 Workers Reach Settlement Deal With City

Ground Zero Workers Settle With NYC Over Toxic 9/11 Debris

Over 95% of Plaintiffs Accept World Trade Center Settlement

9/11 Responders Agree to Settlement with City

Plaintiffs Meet 95 Percent Threshold for 9/11 Settlement, Source Says

NYC, 9/11 first responders finalize settlement

Most 9/11 responders settle suits over WTC dust

Over 95% of Plaintiffs Accept World Trade Center Settlement

Gillibrand, Schumer to push for 9/11 health act passage…

Schumer Seeks Republican Support for $7.4 Billion Trade Center Health Bill

NY & NJ Lawmakers call on Senate to pass 9/11 Health Bill

Mayor Bloomberg Delivers Remarks in Support of Senate Passage of 9/11 Health Bill…

NY/NJ Pols to Push for 9/11 Health Bill

9/11 health bill backers press for Senate passage

9/11 First Responder Mourned as Lawmakers Debate Health Bil

NYPD lays to rest one of its 9/11 heroes

NYPD lays to rest one of its 9/11 heroes; PBA held Lynch says we must help …

Ground Zero Workers Go Lobbying in D.C.

NY & NJ Lawmakers call on Senate to pass 9/11 Health Bill

9/11 health bill backers press for Senate passage

Mayor Bloomberg lining up firefighters, senators for Zadroga 9/11 health bill …

Lawmakers making final push for 9/11 health bill

Bloomberg To Press For 9/11 Health Bill Passage

Mayor Heads to DC to Rally Republican Support of 9/11 Health Bill

Bloomberg Hits the Hill for 9/11 Health Funds

Supporters Of 9/11 Health Bill To Hold DC Rally

Strong Push For 9/11 Health Bill

Kentucky GOP Sen. Mitch McConnell’s opposition could doom Zadroga 9/11 health bill

Investors Put Money on Lawsuits to Get Payouts

As death toll of 9/11 responders nears 1,000, pols want autopsy standards to pinpoint causes

Mayor Will Push Senators to Pass 9/11 Health Bill

Settlement reached with 9/11 first responders?

Midnight Deadline for 9/11 Settlement Nears

Bulk of WTC first-responders sign on to settlement with city…

Parties Campaign Aggressively for Participation in 9/11 Pact

Judge gags GZ lawyers as deadline looms

GZ settlement lawyers faked client’s signature: suit

Green: Caution Ordered as 9/11 Deadline Nears

9/11 workers face deadline

Badges give Congress 29 reasons to OK 9/11 health bill

New Exhibit Pays Tribute to Ground Zero Responders Who Have Died Since 9/11

Police Museum Honors Officers Who Died From 9/11-Related Illnesses

World Trade Center heroes set to accept $760 million settlement, but some skeptics still holding out

With GOP House takeover, it’s ‘now or never’ to pass 9/11 bill

Harry Reid and Kirsten Gillibrand must get Trade Center health bill passed in Senate

Finally! President Obama lets aid flow for 9/11 ills study, but cash was expected months ago

9/11 Healthcare Bill Goes Before The US Senate

Ground Zero lawyers use carrot and $ticks

Lung disease fells 9/11 responder from Toms River

Brave Sept. 11 volunteer Joe Picurro felled by illness from cutting steel at Ground Zero

Health Care Legislation for 9/11 Responders

Port Authority adds $47.5M to Ground Zero settlement deal

Missouri Senate Ad Hammers Roy Blunt on 9/11 Vote

9/11 responder bill heading for Senate vote

Zadroga Passes House: Traveling for a hero

House passes Zadroga Act expanding health care for 9/11 first responders, oks over $7 billion in aid

9/11 survivors witness health vote

The James Zadroga Act Passes the House

House Passes 9/11 Health Bill

On to the Senate: The people’s house at long last passed the James Zadroga 9/11

Senate Democrats Put 9/11 Health Bill on Fast Track

9/11 health bill leaps major House hurdle

Larry Mendte: Tell Them To Do The Right Thing

Gillibrand would cut Zadroga bill’s tax provision

Mayor Bloomberg expected to push New Yorkers to settle 9/11 lawsuits

‘Pushy New Yorkers’ compel House vote on 9/11 bill

Bill for 9/11 Health Benefits Passes in House

Mayor Bloomberg And NY Reps On House 268-160 Passage OfZadroga Bill »

House approves 9/11 health care bill; Senate sponsors ‘optimistic’

House passes 9/11 health bill

House Passes Bill to Help With 9/11 Health Care

House passes bill on student athlete concussions

House OKs $7.4B health care bill for 9/11 responders

House gets the message, passes 9/11 first responders bill

First responders laud 9/11 health care bill passage

Aid for those sickened in WTC cleanup passes House

The 9/11 Bill and Political Maneuvering

For 9/11 First Responders, Belated Aid From the House

Pelosi: ‘We Are Here to Do Right by These Workers and Vote for the James

House passes Zadroga Act expanding health care for 9/11 first responders, oks over $7 billion in aid

House passes Ground Zero healthcare bill

NY Appeal: Play No Politics With 9/11

9/11 Responders: We’re all Over the Country

9/11 Bill Will Get Vote Next Week

House Dems Avoid 9/11 Protest (Updated)

Vote on Zadroga bill postponed

WTC responders rip Democrats for vote delay on Zadroga 9/11 Health and Compensation Act

Battle in Senate looms over Zadroga 9/11 Health and Compensation Act

Advocates for Aid to Sick 9/11 Responders Renew Push for Bill

Dozens of 9/11 responders make plea in Washington D.C. to push for Zadroga Act with Mayor Bloomberg

9/11 Responders Head to D.C. to Lobby for Bill

9/11 Intimate Ceremony of Remembrance with Innovative Stone on Long Island

L.I. Honors First Responders At Freedom Tower Cornerstone

Grim toll of 9/11 casualties keeps rising

Former worker: ’100 percent’ sure cancer is linked to Ground Zero

Congress again takes up Ground Zero healthcare bill

9/11 Responders: Long Island’s Heroes Are Sick And Dying

World Trade Center responders and families picnic together

We must repay our debt: NY Dem, GOP reps say stories of heroes should inspire passage of 9/11 bill

Furor over mosque near Ground Zero could force GOP to help pass Zadroga 9/11 health bill

Already Under Fire, Lawyers for 9/11 Workers Are Ordered to Justify Some Fees

Advocates, Widows Rally To Pass 9/11 Health Bill

Obama comes out in favor of 9/11 health bill: Pres. to sign Zadroga bill into law

Ailing 9/11 responders slam President Obama: Focus on Zadroga health bill, not Ground Zero mosque

Charity of the Game Program a Success for the New York Islanders Interview #214 – Anthony Flammia

Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid may bring 9/11 aid bill to floor month after it failed in House

FDNY Funeral Sparks Renewed Call to Help 9/11 Responders

Blame Dems for deaths: King

House Kills 9/11 Health Bill

First Responders Blast Congress Over 9/11 Health Bill Defeat

Sick 9/11 responders rally against lawmakers for not passing Zadroga bill, plan Washington protest

Editorial: The WTC Settlement: The Pit and the Political Pendulum

9/11 settlement in jeopardy as plaintiffs refuse to sign, saying they are ‘not taken care of at all

Bitter fight on Capitol Hill over Zadroga 9/11 Health and Compensation Act

Senate Vote Cartogram (Vote Breakdown)

GOP Rep.: Bill to aid 9/11 responders will fail

Congress rejects bill to help 9/11 responders

Congress rejects Zadroga 9/11 Health and Compensation Act as GOP members balk …

Plan to Aid 9/11 Victims Is Rejected in House

Anthony Weiner Goes Ballistic At GOP For Killing 9/11 Responders Health Care …

House rejects bill to aid sick 9/11 responders

House Lawmakers Vote Down Reopening Sept 11 Compensation Fund

Bill to aid sick 9/11 responders fails in House

Bill to Aid to 9/11 Victims Is Voted Down in the House

King: Dems Take Cowardly Path on 9/11 Bill

Zadroga 9/11 Health and Compensation Act, bill to help responders, may die


WATCH The Outrageous, Irrelevant Reasons The GOP Blocked Free Health Care For 9/11 Responders

House Votes on 9/11 Health Bill

9/11 $$ judge: I failed

Lawyer loan fees gouge 9/11 crews

Zadroga Act, bill to care for 9/11 responders nears passage in Congress

Senate Committee Holds Hearing on 9/11 Health Care Bill

Ground Zero Victims Still Seeking Health Care and Compensation

9/11 Bill Gets a Price Tag