Trump Makes Tone-Deaf Joke About Stage Collapsing at 9/11 Bill Signing

Trump Makes Tone-Deaf Joke About Stage Collapsing at 9/11 Bill Signing

Just before signing into law a permanent extension of the 9/11 victims compensation fund on Monday, President Trump jokingly told 9/11 survivors and first responders in attendance that they shouldn’t worry if the Rose Garden stage collapsed because they wouldn’t fall “very far.”

“Now I am going to sign this bill into law, and I don’t know if this stage will hold it, but if it doesn’t, we are not falling very far,” Trump declared, motioning down towards the structure.

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