and if you say he didn't you are insane !! when you get a job in the White House you can bet they know almost everything about you !! what school you went to,criminal history,jobs ect !!! so does it bother the left that Obama appointed a self proclaimed communist as his green jobs czar ??? how can the left defend this ?? and the only reason he was let go is because Obama is so arrogant he did not realize that American repubs ,and moderate dems would be outraged !! only his socialist left wing base didn't have a problem with VAN JONES !!