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Jon Stewart says hopes 9/11 'Heroes' act begins healing process

Wednesday, July 24, 2019 - 02:00

The U.S. Senate on Tuesday passed and sent to President Donald Trump legislation authorizing permanent benefits for police, firefighters and other first responders suffering from illnesses and injuries related to their work in the aftermath of the Sept. 11, 2001 attacks. Comedian and activist Jon Stewart said he's ''hopeful'' the passage marks the beginning of the healing process for those who suffered. Rough Cut (no reporter narration).

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The U.S. Senate on Tuesday passed and sent to President Donald Trump legislation authorizing permanent benefits for police, firefighters and other first responders suffering from illnesses and injuries related to their work in the aftermath of the Sept. 11, 2001 attacks. Comedian and activist Jon Stewart said he's "hopeful" the passage marks the beginning of the healing process for those who suffered. Rough Cut (no reporter narration).

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Jon Stewart says hopes 9/11 'Heroes' act begins healing process

Wednesday, July 24, 2019 - 02:00