15
Fri
Editorial: Tom Cotton’s right stuff
No one would mistake Sen. Tom Cotton of Arkansas for a bleeding heart. He’s a tight-fisted conservative — yet he is co-sponsoring a bill backing medical care and financial support for sickened Ground Zero rescue and recovery workers. Cotton’s endorsement of the James Zadroga 9/11 Health and Compensation Act sets an example for his fellow Republicans [...]


08
Fri
First responders call for extension of 9/11 health act
A New Jersey lawmaker and several 9/11 first responders are calling for an extension of the Zadroga Act. The act provides medical monitoring and treatment for rescue workers who responded to the terror attack. It is set to expire later this year. Read More : http://newjersey.news12.com/news/first-responders-call-for-extension-of-zadroga-act-for-9-11-responders-1.10398415

04
Mon
911 Miles for 9-11 Heroes
In remembrance of 9/11/01, the Commack School District will continue its tradition of honoring the heroes of September 11, 2001. This year we plan to have two fundraisers to aid the 3,600 plus men and women who have a certified cancer by NIOSH (The National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health).  Seventeen hundred men and women [...]