9/11 Victims Compensation

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Andrew Weber
June 11, 2019 - 9:03 am
NEW YORK (1010 WINS) — The 9/11 Victims Compensation Fund is quickly running out of money due to a record number of claims. The House votes tomorrow on the “Never Forget The Heroes Act” to replenish and permanently extend the fund. Today, Jon Stewart, a longtime advocate, and 9/11 first responders...
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A New York City Police Department (NYPD) officer pauses while visiting the North pool during a commemoration ceremony for the victims of the September 11 terrorist attacks at the National September 11 Memorial,
Drew Angerer / Staff
1010 WINS Newsroom
May 10, 2019 - 11:01 am
NEW YORK (1010 WINS) — In an op-ed written for ABC News Friday morning, NYPD Commissioner James O’Neill urged Congress to increase funding for those first responders suffering from diseases caused by 9/11. O’Neill writes the op-ed as 47 names are being added to its memorial wall at 1 Police Plaza,...
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February 15, 2019 - 3:10 pm
NEW YORK (1010 WINS) -- The 9/11 Victims Fund is running out of money. RELATED: First responder needs a hero: Retired Marine searching for kidney donor | Germany deports convicted 9/11 accomplice home to Morocco | New York politicians advocate to replenish 9/11 Victim Compensation Fund The...
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