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Fitzpatrick Pushes Bill To Support Families Of Fallen Volunteer EMTsCongressman Michael Fitzpatrick is behind the bill which he says is currently languishing in the House Judiciary Committee. “We’re not going to give up until we’ve done everything we can possibly do to get this law passed, so I remain hopeful,"
Pennsylvania Congressman Hopes To Better Protect Families Of Volunteer First RespondersA local congressman wants to close a loophole in the law to protect the family of a volunteer first responder who died while responding to an emergency call in Bensalem last year.
Pa. Congressman Wants Death Benefits Extended To EMS, Fire VolunteersThe untimely death of a volunteer first responder while he was on the job last year in Bensalem has prompted a local US congressman to try to close a loophole in the law that could have benefited his family.