Congressional leaders and FDNY firefighters gathered for a rally in Manhattan Sunday to help first responders who are dealing with 9/11-related illnesses and cancers. The event comes before critical vote on the Never Forget The Heroes Act in the U.S. House of Representatives. The act would reauthorize the Victims Compensation Fund to make the funding stream permanent to the families and victims affected by ground zero toxins. More.
Rep. King: 'Absolutely essential' that victims' fund for 9/11 toxins is passed