Examining the Need to Expand Eligibility Under the Radiation Exposure Compensation Act
On June 27, 2018, a representative of the TBDC testified before the U.S. Senate Judiciary Committee about the need to amend the RECA in order to compensate the New Mexico Downwinders. The testimony is available here. The hearing begins at 20 minutes. Tina Cordova, co-founder of TBDC, begins her testimony at 1:02:20.
In 2018, the Tularosa Basin Downwinders Consortium made a trip to Washington DC to testify to the Senate Judiciary Committee. While there, the Downwinders met with members of Congress to further educate and spread word of our cause.