Posts Tagged ‘Van Jones’

Nancy Sutley, chair of the White House Council on Environmental Quality (CEQ), announced Monday that Yale-educated activist and early “green” visionary Van Jones (above) starts Monday as Special Advisor for Green Jobs, Enterprise and Innovation at CEQ. According to Sutley:  Van Jones has been a strong voice for green jobs and we look forward to having him […]

President Obama signed his first major piece of legislation today. The $787B American Recovery & Reinvestment Act of 2009 will fund the rebuilding of roads and bridges, healthcare, and renewable energy. The Act — which represents the largest public spending program since World War II — will also provide tax cuts and jobs for many Americans. […]