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Jon Stewart and lawmakers fight for 9/11 first responders’ care

February 26, 2019
Andrea Mitchell | NBC News
Comedian Jon Stewart went to Capitol Hill on Monday to demand Congress provide additional funding for survivors and first responders of the Sept. 11 terrorist attacks.
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Trump Begins 9/11 Anniversary Attacking DOJ, FBI

September 12, 2018
Jeff Zeleny | CNN
President Trump paid tribute to the heroes of the 9/11 terrorist attacks, but the president's mind seemed to be elsewhere, starting the morning insisting again on Twitter,there is "no collusion between President Trump and Russia, absolutely zero."
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Congress Overrides Obama's Veto On Sept. 11 Lawsuit Bill

September 29, 2016
Scott Horsley, | NPR
Congress approved the first successful override of a presidential veto from President Obama on Wednesday when the House joined the Senate in voting against Obama's objection to a bill that would allow family members to sue Saudi Arabia over the Sept. 11 attacks.
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One Year After 9/11 Attacks - Part I

Air Date: 
September 13, 2002
18 Washington Week panelists gathered to discuss the mark attacks had made on the country.
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One Year After 9/11 Attacks - Part II

Air Date: 
September 13, 2002
18 Washington Week panelists gathered to discuss the mark attacks had made on the country.
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A Saudi Imam, 2 Hijackers and Lingering 9/11 Mystery

June 18, 2016
Mark Mazzetti, Scott Shane | The New York Times
Inside an opulent palace in Riyadh late one evening in February 2004, two American investigators interrogated a man they believed might hold answers to one of the lingering mysteries of the Sept. 11, 2001, attacks: What role, if any, did officials in Saudi Arabia’s government play in the plot?
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Clapper: June Release of Secret 9/11 Pages "Realistic"

April 26, 2016
Alexis Simendinger | Real Clear Politics
The Obama administration believes it is a “realistic goal” to publicly release by June at least some classified information that explored Saudi links to the 9/11 terror attacks, the director of national intelligence said Monday.
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