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‘We recognize this is horribly unfair.’ 9/11 victim fund will cut payouts by up to 70 percent as claims surge

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‘We recognize this is horribly unfair.’ 9/11 victim fund will cut payouts by up to 70 percent as claims surge

The Washington Post - By Devlin Barrett

The September 11th Victim Compensation Fund plans to cut future payouts in half — and in some cases by as much as 70 percent — as it struggles with a surge of new claims from those who have gotten sick and the families of those who have died, officials announced Friday. The fund was opened by the …

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