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The New York Times: Senate Passes 9/11 Health Bill As Republicans BACK OFF After years of fierce lobbying and debate, Congress approved a expenses on Wednesday to cover the price of health care for rescue employees and others who became ill from toxic fumes, dust and smoke after the 2001 assault on the World Trade Center . The Washington Post: 9/11 Costs Passes Senate, Home In Final Hours Of Lame-Duck Session After a years-long battle and a bout of last-minute opposition by Senate Republicans, the home on Wednesday passed a bill that would offer $4.2 billion in compensation and long-term health-care benefits for first responders who became ill from working at Ground Zero in the wake of the Sept.