9/11 Victims Compensation Fund

Jon Stewart 9/11 VCF
Zach Gibson/Getty Images
June 12, 2019 - 12:46 pm
The House Judiciary Committee voted to advance legislation Wednesday that would replenish the 9/11 Victim Compensation Fund after an emotional hearing Tuesday.
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Jon Stewart
Peter Haskell/WCBS 880
June 11, 2019 - 3:45 pm
Jon Stewart will join sickened first responders and students to ask Congress to expand the 9/11 Victims Compensation Fund which has nearly run dry at a hearing Tuesday.
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9/11 Compensation Fund
Peter Haskell/WCBS 880
June 10, 2019 - 12:05 pm
The dwindling 9/11 Victims Compensation Fund will be the focus of a House Judiciary Committee hearing on Tuesday and first responders continue to fight to replenish the fund.
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9/11 cancer
Chuck Kennedy/MCT/Sipa USA
May 10, 2019 - 4:39 pm
A new report shows the 9/11 Victims Compensation Fund is being drained and is desperately in need of a cash infusion.
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First responders Washington
WCBS 880
April 24, 2019 - 2:17 pm
More than 20 9/11 first responders are back in Washington on Wednesday to lobby for a replenished victims compensation fund .
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Chris Pedota-USA TODAY NETWORK
April 15, 2019 - 3:16 pm
The 9/11 Victims Compensation Fund Act has reached a critical milestone in Washington after gaining support from a majority of House members.
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Court House
Dreamstime
April 10, 2019 - 2:36 pm
The Connecticut Supreme Court says a lower court was wrong to tell the widow of a World Trade Center attack victim how she could use nearly $1.3 million in Sept. 11 victim compensation funds earmarked for her daughter.
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First responders Washington
WCBS 880
March 27, 2019 - 9:59 am
A group of 20 9/11 first responders lobbied in Congress Wednesday to drum up support for more funds as the 9/11 Victims Compensation Fund runs dry.
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9/11 first responders
© Frank Becerra Jr./The Journal News
March 05, 2019 - 6:00 am
The effort to re-authorize the compensation fund for victims of the terror attacks on September 11th has support coming from both sides of the Hudson River.
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Rep. Max Rose
Peter Haskell/WCBS 880
February 20, 2019 - 2:30 pm
A freshman congressman from New York is leading an effort to educate House members about the September 11th Victims Compensation Fund.
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