House Passes Bill To Extend 9/11 Victim Compensation Fund Until 2090; Bill Heads To SenateLast month, first responders and comedian Jon Stewart called on Congress to extend the fund.
NYPD First Responder Fighting To Save Victims' Compensation Fund Dies Of 9/11-Related CancerDermot F. Shea, NYPD chief of detectives, tweeted Saturday morning that Det. Lou Alvarez had died.
9/11 First Responders Meet With Sen. Mitch McConnell, Push For Victims' Compensation FundMitch McConnell met with the retired police officers and firefighters weeks after comedian Jon Stewart and many ailing emergency workers criticized lawmakers for not acting faster to approve the funding.
Sen. Mitch McConnell To Meet 9/11 Responders To Discuss Victims' FundSenate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell is meeting this week with Sept. 11 first responders following withering criticism from comedian Jon Stewart that Congress had failed to ensure that a victims' compensation fund never runs out of money.
NYPD First Responder Who Stood With Jon Stewart To Fight For 9/11 Victims Fund Enters Hospice CareLou Alvarez, one of the retired NYPD officers who just sat in an emotional congressional hearing with Jon Stewart, announced he has entered hospice care due to the incurable nature of his cancer.
First Responder Who Stood With Jon Stewart To Fight For 9/11 Victims Fund Enters Hospice CareLou Alvarez, one of the retired NYPD officers who just sat in an emotional congressional hearing with Jon Stewart, announced he has entered hospice care due to the incurable nature of his cancer.
Jon Stewart, McConnell Again Clash Over 9/11 Victim Compensation FundIn his testimony before Congress last week, Jon Stewart called out members who were not present for the hearing, but Majority leader Mitch McConnell says that's just the way things work.
Committee Passes Bill To Extend 9/11 Victim Compensation Fund, Heads To HouseThe heroes and survivors of the Sept. 11, 2001 terror attacks are one step closer to getting life-long medical support.
SEE IT: Emotional Moment When Jon Stewart Is Given FDNY Legend Ray Pfeifer's Bunker CoatMoments before Jon Stewart blasted Congress for failing to make sure the 9/11 victims' compensation fund never runs out of money, an emotional moment took place in the hallway, just prior to his testimony.
'Why Is This So Damn Hard?!': Jon Stewart Shames Congress Over 9/11 Victims FundingComedian Jon Stewart scolded Congress Tuesday for failing to ensure that a victims' compensation fund set up after the 9/11 attacks never runs out of money.
Kidding Aside: Comedian Jon Stewart Comes To Aid Of Goats Found On Subway TracksStewart can be seen on video helping to load the animals into a trailer bound for the Farm Sanctuary, which he and his wife own.
Plans For 9/11 Memorial Honoring First Responders RevealedSteel from the World Trade Center will be incorporated in the design and visitors will be able to touch it.
Rescue And Recovery Workers Will Get Permanent Dedication At 9/11 MemorialThe dedication will be located on the Memorial Glade of the 8-acre memorial plaza.
Jon Stewart Mocks Trump's Executive Orders During 'Late Show' AppearanceJon Stewart stopped by former Comedy Central colleague Stephen Colbert's show to needle one of his favorite targets, President Donald Trump.
'It's There To Help:' Jon Stewart Urges 9/11 Responders To Sign Up For Zadroga Act CareOn Sunday, Stewart sat down with John Feal, of the FealGood Foundation, and Dr. James Melius, of the 9/11 Health Watch group for a roughly 40-minute Facebook Live special urging members who may be eligible to sign up for the program.