Tag: Van Jones

Defense Secretary-designate James Mattis listens to questions from Sen. Kirsten Gillibrand, D-N.Y., about his views on women and gays serving in the military, during his confirmation hearing before the Senate Armed Services Committee, Thursday, Jan. 12, 2017, on Capitol Hill in Washington. (AP Photo/J. Scott Applewhite)

James Mattis to Speak at McMaster’s Soros-Backed Former Think Tank

NEW YORK — Secretary of Defense James Mattis is confirmed to speak at the annual conference of a George Soros-financed think tank that is also funded by the controversial Ploughshares Fund, identified by the Obama White House as central to helping sell the Iran nuclear deal to the public and news media.

Van Jones: Trump Is ‘Willing to Hurt Americans to Get His Way’

Sunday on ABC’s “This Week,” while discussing  President Donald Trump ending the subsidies to health insurance companies, former Obama administration green jobs czar Van Jones said President Donald Trump was “willing to hurt Americans to get his way.” Jones said,

Van Jones: Athletes Should Be More Vocal Politically

Monday on AT&T Audience Network‘s “The Rich Eisen Show,” CNN commentator Van Jones said that professional athletes should use their platforms in the political world. “Do you think athletes should be more vocal than they are?” host Rich Eisen asked. Jones

Van Jones: Obama Should Go on a ‘Poverty Tour’

Sunday on CNN’s “State of the Union,” former White House green jobs czar Van Jones proposed his old boss, former President Barack Obama, go on a “poverty tour” before doing paid speeches to keep from receiving backlash. “I hope [Obama] will do a

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Van Jones: Trump Is ‘Driving Liberals Insane’

Wednesday on CNN’s “The Messy Truth,” host Van Jones said President Donald Trump was “driving liberals insane,” to the point he does not want “y’all to be in charge either.” Jones said, “One thing I want to share, progressives tend

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Van Jones: Trump Sounded Like the ‘Bankrupter-in-Chief’

Tuesday night, in reacting to President Donald Trump’s address to joint session of Congress, former Obama administration green jobs czar and network contributor Van Jones declared Trump to be “the bankrupter-in-chief” based on his policy proposal to increase defense and

Van Jones: ‘The Clinton Days Are Over’

Sunday on CNN’s “State of the Union,” while commenting on the future for the Democratic Party in light of the 2016 presidential election loss of Hillary Clinton, former Obama administration green jobs czar and CNN contributor Van Jones declared, “The

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Van Jones: Trump Has ‘Not Spoken Like a Patriot Yet’

On Friday’s broadcast of CNN’s “AC360,” former Obama adviser and CNN Political Commentator Van Jones stated that President-Elect Trump has “not spoken like a patriot yet.” Trumps said Trump “certainly knows how to respond when it’s personal. He knows how to