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Every state has people suffering from 9/11 illnesses

Thomas Tracy  New York Daily News It’s no longer just New York’s problem. Every state in the nation now has someone suffering from cancer or other illnesses related to the 9/11 terror attacks, the Daily News has learned. Those receiving aid from the September 11th Victim Compensation Fund vary from just a handful in states like […]

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A View of the Recovered City, and Yet …

Francis X. Clines New York Times Closure is a clumsy description for the aftermath of 9/11. But there’s a certain sense of completion at ground zero now that the new skyscraper replacing the fallen towers is open to the flow of tourists. They look out, far out, from the observatory that tops 1 World Trade Center and offers […]

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Press release – More than 100 House Members Back Permanent Extension of Zadroga 9/11 Health and Compensation Law

Health and compensation for injured and ill 9/11 survivors and responders set to expire without Congressional action WASHINGTON –Support for a permanent extension of the programs established to aid ailing 9/11 responders and survivors reached a critical milestone today with 102 Members of the House of Representatives, including 24 Republicans, now backing the effort. The […]

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