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As of December 31, 2019, the Sept. 11 Victim's Compensation Fund has deemed nearly 28,000 individuals eligible for compensation. It has issued awards totaling nearly $6 billion.

The organization could be forced to sell off some of its vast property holdings to raise money for a victim compensation fund that could surpass $1 billion.

The Boy Scouts of America has filed for bankruptcy to create a victim compensation fund as sexual abuse settlements grow.

Retired sergeants, NYC first responders gather to learn about World Trade Center Health Program and Victim Compensation Fund

Michael Keaton plays attorney Kenneth Feinberg, who was appointed by Congress to lead the September 11th Victim Compensation Fund, in Sara Colangelo's biographical drama #Worth  costarring Stanley Tucci

The deadline to make a 9/11 Victim Compensation Fund claim has been extended. MORE:

(11/11) Suit claims efforts by Jeffrey Epstein's estate to begin an independent victim compensation fund is nothing more but an act "to conceal the criminal activities" and "shield its participants from liability" because it requires accusers to enter confidentially requirements

I was honored to receive the @CFSIUpdate  2019 Legislator of the Year Award. I've continued to advocate for support for important first responder programs, including the September 11th Victim Compensation Fund & the AFG and SAFER grant programs, because it’s the right thing to do.

@NancyPelosi  Re @JoeBidentired  NYPD detective Luis Alvarez gets a standing ovation as he testifies before the House Judiciary Committee, advocating for the reauthorization of the September 11th Victim Compensation Fund on June 11. 

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In this week’s WCBS 880 #InDepth , we ask our reporters what the most important stories of the year were. From the 9/11 Victim Compensation Fund renewal to Bloomberg’s run for president, here’s some of the biggest stories they've covered. Listen here:

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‘You should be ashamed of yourselves.’ — Jon Stewart went off on Congress for not yet renewing the 9/11 Victim Compensation Fund

Jon Stewart testifies for September 11 Victim Compensation Fund: "Accountability doesn’t appear to be something that occurs in this chamber…I'm sorry if I sound angry and undiplomatic, but I am angry, and you should be too."

"They did their jobs...18 years later, do yours!" In angry and impassioned remarks, Jon Stewart appeals to Congress to make 9/11 victim compensation fund permanent. Watch his full opening statement:

WATCH: Jon Stewart's full statement before House cmte., demanding additional funding for 9/11 victim compensation fund, which is set to expire next year. "Your indifference cost these men and women their most valuable commodity: Time! It's the one thing they're running out of."

Jon Stewart concludes his statement, urging Congress for more funding for the Sept. 11th Victim Compensation Fund, to a standing ovation. "They responded [to 9/11 attacks] in 5 seconds. They did their jobs, with courage, grace, tenacity, humility ... 18 years later, do yours!"

President Trump signed into law the permanent authorization of the 9/11 Victim Compensation Fund, which provides financial support for families who lost their loved ones as a result of the September 11 attacks. #NeverForget 

An important thing you can do today: Call your member of Congress and ask her or him to vote for permanent funding for the September 11th Victim Compensation Fund, which is running out of money as people continue to suffer effects of the attacks.

Our @JvittalTV  on Thursday questioned Kentucky Senator Rand Paul about his objection to an attempt to quickly pass a bill ensuring the 9/11 Victim Compensation Fund never runs out of money. Here is video of their exchange.

"To be quite frank, it's embarrassing that it hasn't been done already." - Jon Stewart's at Congress today demanding that they permanently authorize the 9/11 Victim Compensation Fund. This is not complicated. Congress, do the right thing.

This story from a survivor encapsulates how Republicans have used the 9/11 tragedy. went hysterical to get people mad at . But there is no debating this: she supports renewing the 9/11 Victim Compensation Fund; he has yet to do so.