CNN contributor Van Jones said on Thursday’s broadcast of “Cuomo Prime Time” that court-packing had become a “teddy bear” for Democrats.
Jones was reacting to former Vice President Joe Biden saying at an ABC News town hall earlier he would answer whether he supports packing the Supreme Court after the confirmation process of Judge Amy Coney Barrett is complete.
Jones said, “Yeah, D-minus on that answer. There’s just no way around it. And now he’s put himself in this odd position where he says he’s going to wait until some other date. I guess what he’s saying is that he’s holding out some hope that they won’t nominate this new justice if he continues to play this game. It doesn’t make any sense. None of it makes any sense. And so I think the reality is the Democrats are very angry and upset, because at every level of the government