In a victory for Republicans and the Obama administration’s conservative critics, Van Jones resigned as the White House’s environmental jobs “czar” on Saturday.
Controversy over Mr. Jones’s past comments and affiliations has slowly escalated over several weeks, erupting on Friday with calls for his resignation.
Sunday, September 6, 2009
New York Times Finally Reports Van Jones Story (on page A17)
After weeks of ignoring the controversy surrounding President Obama's Green Jobs Czar Anthiny Van Jones, the New York Times has reported the resignation and called it a "victory for Republicans." The NYT buried the article on page A17. Here is part of their article.