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Senators Mike Lee, Rand Paul are holding up 9/11 victims fund

Senators Mike Lee and Rand Paul are  trying to block S. 546 Never Forget the Heroes: James Zadroga, Ray Pfeifer, and Luis Alvarez Permanent Authorization of the September 11th Victim Compensation Fund Act, the bipartisan bill that would provide for those sickened by the dust of the World Trade Center. Sen. Mike Lee (Utah) has […]

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Rand Paul says 9/11 Victim Compensation Fund price tag too high, blocks Kirsten Gillibrand’s fast track request

Sen. Rand Paul says that S. 546 the Never Forget the Heroes: James Zadroga, Ray Pfeifer, and Luis Alvarez Permanent Authorization of the September 11th Victim Compensation Fund Act is too expensive, and has blocked a move that would have sent the bill directly to the President for signing.
Ironically, for September 11, 2018, Rand Paul tweeted, “…#NeverForget the families and loved ones lost or the soldiers that lost their lives defending our country after.”

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Study explains the uptick of prostate cancer in World Trade Center first responders

A new study in Molecular Cancer Research may shed light on the increase in prostate cancer among those exposed to World Trade Center toxins, reports Christina Bennett for Cancer Network.com.

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