Congress: “9/11 Heroes, you’re on your own.”

Via on Aug 5, 2010

Jon Stewart: I give up.

Congress just rejected a bill that would provide health care for 9/11 heroes with money saved by closing a loophole that doesn’t tax multi-national corporations who rent PO Boxes in tax havens.

This. Is. Why. Congress. Sucks.

The Daily Show With Jon Stewart Mon – Thurs 11p / 10c
I Give Up – 9/11 Responders Bill
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Daily Show Full Episodes Political Humor Tea Party

From the first Daily Show after 9/11:

The Daily Show With Jon Stewart Mon – Thurs 11p / 10c
September 11, 2001
www.thedailyshow.com
Daily Show Full Episodes Political Humor Tea Party

“Jon Stewart of the Daily show give his return speech days after 9/11 i just happened to put it on and it pulled at me so i decided that i thing some of us might have forgotten the rawness of the moment, watching the clips of the planes are not doing it, i think the fact that this is a comedian bearing his hurt, kind of tore at me and i wanted to share it with you.”

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2 Responses to “Congress: “9/11 Heroes, you’re on your own.””

  1. Lynn Hasselberger Lynn Hasselberger says:

    We should all be mad as hell. Love Weiner's tirade. Love Jon Stewart. Thanks for posting this!

  2. lighthasmass says:

    Throw 'em all out. Time to start over.

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