Anthony DePalma reports: "New documents have emerged showing that federal officials in Washington and New York went further than was previously known to downplay concerns about health risks, misrepresenting or concealing information that ultimately might have protected thousands of people from the contaminated air at ground zero."
Rescue workers survey damage to the World Trade Center on September 11, 2001, in New York. (photo: Doug Kanter/AFP/Getty Images)
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