New York bashing is back. The GOP scuttling of the 9/11 health bill suggests it makes sense to sue to get your due. Not the message the trial-lawyer-averse Republicans might have wanted to send, but they sent it.
According to the Zadroga bill, those who are sick, or who become sick, qualify for medical care and financial awards. But, as it stands now, cancer is not included in the list of diseases that automatically qualify a responder for treatment and compensation.