9/11 first responder celebrates Zadroga Act's passage by giving his EMS badge to Sen. Kirsten GillibrandAuthored on: December 18, 2015
WASHINGTON — When Congress finally guaranteed that America would have his back on Friday, Jaime Hazan wept.
Zadroga Act reauthorization finally passes through Congress; health care program extended 75 years for 9/11 first respondersAuthored on: December 15, 2015
WASHINGTON — The chronically ill heroes of 9/11 and their families received a long-overdue lifetime of health benefits Friday after a contentious congressional fight.
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Senator Kirsten E.
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Representative Jerrold Nadler was being pulled hard from all sides.
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LOS ANGELES — The events leading up to the Grammy Awards have plenty of glamour and glitz.
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Believe it or not, New York, New Jersey and U.S. leaders had a good idea when they founded the Port Authority in 1921.
- Authored on: September 24, 2014
The New York City Council has passed the Pregnant Workers Fairness Act, which states that employers cannot penalize a pregnant woman who needs a minor job modification to continue working dur
Democratic Legislators “Challenge President Obama. . . to Act” After Yet Another Emotional Speech, Failure to Mention Gun ControAuthored on: December 14, 2012
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MILLIONS of cargo containers are unloaded from ships each year at American seaports, providing countless opportunities for terrorists to smuggle and unleash a nuclear bomb or weapon of mass d