NY Democrats Hold News Conf. on Zagroda 9/11 Health and Compension Programs

Rep. Jerrold Nadler (D-NY) (C) speaks during a news conference with (L-R) Rep. Frank Pallone (D-NJ), Rep. Carolyn Maloney (D-NY), Sen. Kirsten Gillibrand (D-NY), Sen. Charles Schumer (D-NY), Feal Good Foundation co-founder John Feal and Sen. Robert Menendez (R-NJ) at the U.S. Capitol after the Zadroga 9/11 health and compensation programs were included in the omnibus spending bill that passed Congress December 18, 2015 in Washington, DC. With a public awareness campaign lead by former Daily Show host Jon Stewart, the Zadroga legislation will provide money for healthcare for first responders and others suffering from diseases from the 9/11 attacks and for the families of those who have died.
(Dec. 17, 2015 - Source: Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images North America)