Jon Stewart Rips Congress Over 9/11 Aid on Fox News: ‘So-Called Fiscal Hawks’ Signed a ‘Trillion Dollar Tax Cut For Exxon’
Jon Stewart was on Capitol Hill today once again joining 9/11 first responders to press Congress to renew the 9/11 Victim Compensation Fund. The congressional subcommittee heard from first responders like Luis Alvarez, who shamed Congress for making him come down to remind them they promised to “never forget.”
Stewart himself excoriated absent lawmakers during the hearing today, and this afternoon he and several first responders, including FealGood Foundation president John Feal, spoke with Fox News’ Shepard Smith about the ongoing fight.
Stewart said it was a very emotional day, especially after receiving a coat that belonged to firefighter