9/11 Workers with Cancers Enter Kafkaesque Nightmare

By: Wednesday July 27, 2011 3:28 pm

The law passed last year to provide health care to 9/11 responders will not pay for the treatment of cancer, according to a recent decision by the World Trade Center Health Program. From CNN: Workers who were involved in the response to the World Trade Center attack will not have their cancer treatments compensated under [...]

Stewart on 9/11 Rescue Workers: Most Powerful 14 Minutes of Advocacy for a Bill All Year

By: Friday December 17, 2010 12:45 pm

On the last Daily Show of the year, Jon Stewart dedicated 14 minutes to the Republican filibuster of a bill that would provide health care to 9/11 first responders who are now suffering from horrible diseases directly as a result of their patriotic sacrifice and the government telling them working conditions were safe. The Republican [...]

Help for 9/11 Rescue Workers Sacrificed on Altar of Arcane Senate Procedure

By: Thursday December 9, 2010 11:58 am

Sometimes the often irresponsible behavior of the United States Senate rises to a new, more disgusting level that still manages to physically make me ill. Today, a bill that would provide help finding health care for the 9/11 rescue workers sickened as a result of their selfless actions failed in the Senate because it managed [...]

Palin Blanks on Bush Doctrine, Sexism to Blame

By: Thursday September 11, 2008 6:24 pm

Okay, enough is enough. John McCain’s team has got to stop messing with Sarah Palin. I mean, this is getting sexist. They totally set up America’s ruby lipped hockey mom by not telling her what the Bush Doctrine was before her 9/11 interview with Charlie Gibson! It’s time for the McCain campaign grow up and [...]