|Teamsters working on Ground Zero.|
The New York Times reports
The Senate action created huge uncertainty over the future of the bill. Its proponents were working on Thursday to have the legislation inserted into a large tax-cut bill that Republicans and Democrats are trying to pass before Congress ends it current session later this month.The bill was named after James Zadroga, an NYPD officer who responded on 9/11 and later died of a respiratory disease caused by exposure at Ground Zero. The Teamsters, who have members who worked on the pile, strongly support the bill.