KVNF Regional Newscast: May 2, 2022
The Radiation Exposure Compensation Act will expire on July 10th of this year. But there are many workers and downwinders that still qualify for compensation for their uranium contamination, but have not yet collected. A new bill expanding coverage is in Congress, and proponents are in a race to pass it. Justin Higginbottom of KZMU radio speaks to those impacted by radiation exposure about the support they’re hoping for.