Category Archives: Health Issues

9/11 Law Firm Accused of Price-Gouging Sick Ground Zero Workers

Susan Edelman NY Post A 9/11 law firm tried to take $866,414 in what a judge found “unreasonable” and improper expenses from money meant for sick Ground Zero responders, records show. The alleged fee-gouging by Worby Groner Edelman & Napoli Bern was halted by auditors and Manhattan federal judge Alvin Hellerstein. The firm tried to […]

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Editorial – A Timely Awakening by Chairman Fred Upton on Zadroga Bill

NY Daily News One of the most powerful Republicans in Washington set a grand example for representatives of both parties on Thursday by endorsing legislation to extend health care and compensation for sickened 9/11 responders. Michigan Rep. Fred Upton got behind reauthorizing the James Zadroga 9/11 Health and Compensation Act, which is set to expire […]

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Sick NYPD Officer David Howley advocates for extension of Zadroga Act

Hunterdon County Democrat The Energy and Commerce Health Subcommittee, of which Rep. Leonard Lance is a member, on Thursday, June 11, at 10:15 a.m., at 2322 RHOB, will welcome the in-person testimony of David Howley, Alexandria resident and former New York City police officer. New Jersey Congressman Frank Pallone (D-NJ), who was one of the […]

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