Obama Signs Health Bill For 9/11 Responders

Via The Raw Story:

US President Barack Obama signed into law Sunday a bill to compensate emergency responders sickened in the rubble of the September 11 attacks, the White House said in a statement.

The president is currently in Hawaii, where he spent the Christmas and New Year’s holidays, and was expected back in Washington on Tuesday. He had been due to sign the bill at the Kaneohe Marine base near his vacation home.

The US Congress on December 22 approved a 10-year, four-billion-dollar program to help police, firefighters and other workers made ill by the fumes left in the wake of the worst terrorist attack on US soil.

The Senate and then the House of Representatives passed the measure after a last-minute compromise ended a Republican blockade in one of the final acts of the Democrat-led US Congress.

[Continues at The Raw Story]

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  • anarchism

    FOUR BILLION DOLLARS IS A FUCKING JOKE. THIS IS BULLSHIT.

    THEY SHOULD BE GIVEN EVERY FUCKING DIME LARRY SILVERSTEIN MADE ON THE WORLD TRADE CENTERS INTENTIONAL DESTRUCTION TO START RESOURCE WARS OVERSEAS IN IRAQ AND AFGHANISTAN.

    SHAME YOU CUNTS, SHAME!

  • anarchism

    FOUR BILLION DOLLARS IS A FUCKING JOKE. THIS IS BULLSHIT.

    THEY SHOULD BE GIVEN EVERY FUCKING DIME LARRY SILVERSTEIN MADE ON THE WORLD TRADE CENTERS INTENTIONAL DESTRUCTION TO START RESOURCE WARS OVERSEAS IN IRAQ AND AFGHANISTAN.

    SHAME YOU CUNTS, SHAME!

  • Anonymous

    I guess it’s a start. Unfortunately, it’s probably also the end, too.

  • $927230

    I guess it’s a start. Unfortunately, it’s probably also the end, too.