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2015-05-08 23:00:31

House Speaker John Boehner is opposed to reauthorizing the Zadroga Act, which provides crucial aid to first responders and survivors who were injured as a result of 9/11.

2015-04-29 23:02:29

A study published in the journal Occupational & Environmental Medicine found that Emergency Medical Services (EMS) workers who came to the rescue following the September 11th terrorist attacks

2015-04-20 23:02:12

The Zadroga Act's two programs, the World Trade Center (WTC) Health Program and the September 11th Victim Compensation Fund (VCF), are due to expire in October 2015 and October 2016, respectively.

2015-04-20 23:01:39

Senator Kirsten Gillibrand led an April 14, 2015 press conference emphasizing the importance of extending the Zadroga Act, which provides health care and financial compensation to responders and

2015-04-17 23:01:51

The benefits of the Zadroga Act are set to expire in October 2016, unless Congress renews the Act.

2015-04-15 23:01:11

On Tuesday, April 14, 2015, a bi-partisan group of lawmakers announced the introduction of legislation to renew the Zadroga Act and subsequently extend its two critical programs, the World Trade

2015-04-14 23:00:17

A founder of United We Stand, a group dedicated to protecting the rights of 9/11 Hispanic workers, advocates for reauthorization of the Zadroga Act, which provides medical treatment, monitoring

2015-04-10 23:00:37

Parker Waichman LLP supports recent efforts by Senators Kirsten Gillibrand (Democrat-New York) and Kelly Ayotte (Republican-New Hampshire) toward extending care to 9/11 responders and survivors.

2015-04-09 23:04:03

A 9/11 hero who worked as a special agent for the ATF has died as a result of cancer he developed following his work at New York City’s Ground Zero following the 2001 Terrorist Attacks.


Word of the Day
sudarium
  • A handkerchief.
  • Specifically— The legendary sweat-cloth; the handkerchief of St. Veronica, according to tradition miraculously impressed with the mask of Christ; also, the napkin about Christ's head (Johu xx. 7).
  • In general, any miraculous portrait of Christ.
The word 'sudarium' comes from a Latin word meaning 'a handkerchief'.