9/11 Health Program

Mayor Bill de Blasio
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WCBS 880 Newsroom
February 11, 2020 - 5:11 pm
Mayor Bill de Blasio on Tuesday signed a bill into law that will expand healthcare benefits for surviving family members of city employees who die in the line of duty, or from a 9/11-related illness.
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Peter Haskell
September 16, 2019 - 8:22 am
People sickened after the 9/11 attacks can access free healthcare and compensation, but many not even know it.
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U.S. Capitol
Jon Bilous/Dreamstime
June 27, 2018 - 6:16 pm
A Trump administration plan to make changes to the 9/11 health care program has been scuttled on Capitol Hill.
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Attorney General Eric Schneiderman
Jefferson Siegel/Sipa Press/wtcmemorialJS.008/1109112257
April 11, 2018 - 7:25 pm
The funding for the 9/11 Health program is assured, but there are persistent concerns about what part of the federal bureaucracy will administer the program.
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