The House on Friday approved legislation to replenish a depleted federal fund to compensate emergency workers and others who became ill as a result of their work in the ruins of the World Trade Center in Lower Manhattan, extending it for the lifetime of those who were at Sept. 11’s ground zero.
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."
Days after Hillary Clinton and Donald Trump's first head-to-head debate, one candidate is trying to build on her momentum while the other is trying to regroup. Will the most-watched debate in history sway their decisions? Plus, an overwhelming majority in Congress overturned President Obama's veto of a bill that allows victims' families to sue Saudi Arabia for playing a role in the 9/11 terrorist attacks.
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.