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Honoring the courage and sacrifices of September 11th victims

September 11, 2019
We honor the courage and sacrifices of the victims of the September 11th attacks.
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House Votes to Extend 9/11 Fund for Lifetimes of First Responders

July 13, 2019
Julie Hirschfeld Davis | The New York Times
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.
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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.
From the Vault

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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