Wonder why the IAFF is moving FirePAC?
Amendment submitted by Florida Congressman Cliff Stearns (Republican) mandates all the World Trade Center responders be compared to the database of suspected terrorists before receiving benefits from the James L. Zadroga 9/11 Health & Compensation Act.
NO other federal program requires such scrutiny.
As Jon Stewart says – a final kick in the nuts.
But wait, there is more. California Congressman Henry Waxman (Democrat), chair of the committee, agreed that it was a good idea.
Earlier related post, January 17, 2011: The Facts Matter
Mike "FossilMedic" Ward