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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


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


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


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

Watch: Mary Matalin, Van Jones Get Into Heated Exchange Over Race

Sunday on ABC’s “This Week,” conservative commentator Mary Matalin and liberal commentator Van Jones had a heated exchange over race in America in light of President-elect Donald Trump’s victory. Partial transcript as follows: MATALIN: Can I have an honest moment


Van Jones: This Election Was A ‘Whitelash’ In Part

During CNN’s Election Night coverage, former Obama adviser Van Jones argued that the 2016 election was “a whitelash against a changing country. It was a whitelash against a black president, in part.” Jones said, “This was many things. I —

Watch: CNN Panel Explodes Into ‘Bad Hombre’ Debate

Wednesday night after the third and final presidential debate, a CNN panel got into a heated exchange over Republican presidential nominee Donald Trump saying “bad hombres” during the debate. Trump said, “We’re going to get them out, we’re going to secure

Van Jones: Trump ‘a Super Predator Running for President’

Sunday on CNN’s “State of the Union,” while discussing the lewd comments Republican presidential nominee Donald Trump made while being recorded in 2005 on a hot microphone, former Obama administration so-called green jobs czar Van Jones said Trump is a “super

Fireworks Erupt Between CNN’s Navarro, Lewandowski Over Trump

Tuesday on “CNN Tonight,” CNN political analyst Ana Navarro and former Trump campaign manager Corey Lewandowski, also a CNN contributor, squared off over Republican presidential hopeful Donald Trump. Lewandowski insisted Trump was responsible for employing more people at a single