Jon Stewart Returns to 'Daily Show' for the First Time, Slams Congress - Watch Now!
The 53-year-old former talk show host went back on the show to slam congress over the James Zadroga 9/11 Health and Compensation Act, which is set to completely expire by next October. The act has provided health care to 9/11 responders who were made ill.
“It’s soon going to be out of money,” Jon said. “These first responders, many sick with cancers and pulmonary disease, have had to travel at their own expense to Washington, D.C., hundreds of times to plead for our government to do the right thing.”
“The only conclusion that I can draw is that the people of Congress are not as good a people as the people who are first responders,” Jon continued.
Watch the segment below…