News & Updates


July 10, 2019 -- NY Daily News -- GOP Rep. Steube joined army because WTC terror attacks, but he’s clueless over 9/11 bill
Freshman Florida Rep. Greg Steube knows why he has a framed photo of Ground Zero hanging in his Washington office that spans the width of his couch.

July 9, 2019 -- WLNY -- Name Changed For Bill To Extend 9/11 Victims’ Compensation Fund
A name change has been made for the bill that would extend the 9/11 Victims’ Compensation Fund in order to honor three heroes.

July 9, 2019 -- Gazette - Colorado Springs, Colorado -- Gardner sponsors bill to pay health claims of 9/11 first responders
If Republican Senate leaders are aiming to make Republican Sen. Cory Gardner more appealing to Democrats, they have a pretty good strategy.

July 9, 2019 -- WPIX -- House expected to vote Friday to extend 9/11 Victim Compensation Fund
House Majority Leader Steny Hoyer announced Tuesday that the House will vote Friday on legislation to extend the September 11th Victim Compensation Fund.

July 9, 2019 -- CBS -- House to vote on 9/11 Victims Compensation Fund bill
The House will vote to renew the 9/11 Victims Compensation Fund Friday, after powerful testimony from first responders over the past month drew attention to the fund’s impending expiration date in 2020.

July 9, 2019 -- WPIX -- House expected to vote Friday to extend 9/11 Victim Compensation Fund
House Majority Leader Steny Hoyer announced Tuesday that the House will vote Friday on legislation to extend the September 11th Victim Compensation Fund.

July 9, 2019 -- NY Post -- House scheduled to pass 9/11 health bill on Friday
The 9/11 first responders health bill will get a full House vote Friday – and is expected to pass overwhelmingly.

July 8, 2019 -- WCBS -- Murphy Signs Legislation To Protect 9/11 First Responders
New Jersey Gov. Phil Murphy on Monday signed new legislation enhancing protections for first responders, including those who volunteered for 9/11 rescue, recovery, and clean-up efforts at World Trade Center sites.

July 8, 2019 -- northjersey.com -- New Jersey’s 9/11 first responders will get stronger protections under new laws
New Jersey’s first responders to the Sept. 11 attacks gained new protections Monday after Gov. Phil Murphy signed a pair of bills into law.

July 8, 2019 -- Carolyn B. Maloney -- Sponsors of Bill to Fully Fund & Make Permanent 9/11 Victim Compensation Fund Announce Name Change to Honor Heroes
Bill to be renamed the Never Forget the Heroes: James Zadroga, Ray Pfeifer, and Luis Alvarez Permanent Authorization of the September 11th Victim Compensation Fund Act