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Committee attacks US response to post-9/11 health claims

CLEARING THE AIR A hearing accused the Bush administration of ignoring health problems caused by foul air in the wake of New York's Sept. 11 attacks


For her part, Clinton said that she would push for an additional federal appropriation to cover the rising costs of medical treatment.

"We cannot rest until we put into place a system to care for every single person who was affected by [Sept. 11]," she said.

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