Meghan McCain Calls Out 2020 Democrat Eric Swalwell for Skipping Jon Stewart 9/11 Hearing squib
When former Daily Show host Jon Stewart appeared before Congress on Tuesday to make his case for extending the September 11 Victim Compensation Fund, he noted how few members had shown up to the hearing. “Behind me, a filled room of 9/11 first responders,” he said, “and in front of me, a nearly empty Congress.”
Among the subcommittee members missing was California congressman and 2020 Democratic contender Eric Swalwell.
“Because he’s off running for president and I understand that,” The View’s Meghan McCain said on Wednesday’s show. “But I do think that when you’re talking about 9/11 first responders more people should be showing up to those hearings.”