Monday, February 8, 2010

Why Do Sick 9/11 Responders Have to Fight So Hard to Get Help They Deserve?

Obama Admin. Opposes 9/11 Health Funding for First Responders dying from WTC Dust Inhalation
Vito had a birthday last week on February 2nd, and I'm so glad I was able to wish him a HAPPY BIRTHDAY... Sadly, thousands of responders are not as fortunate. Please see this page and take a minute to watch the videos. Where's the justice in this and why do these 9/11 responders have to fight so hard to get the help they should be getting without question?

NY1 - Gillibrand and 9/11 Responders Demand Help from President

Gillibrand Urges President To Support 9/11 Health Bill -

Senator Kirsten Gillibrand put President Barack Obama on the spot at a meeting with Democratic senators Wednesday, asking if he would commit to working with Congress to pass a fully funded and comprehensive 9/11 health bill....."Some people have even died, some people are incapacitated, some people are gravely disabled, so we need to do everything we can to protect them and make sure their health care is covered," said Gillibrand." ...(read more)

Wednesday, February 3, 2010

Thank you Rep. Carolyn Maloney, we hope you get your meeting with the President!  Maloney asks for meeting with President Obama for 9/11 healthcare funding...