Even Van Jones Agrees Reid Handled NIH Question Poorly

'It was a good question and a bad answer I'll give you that, I don't think anyone is going to sit here and say he handled that well'

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Liberal CNN Crossfire host Van Jones conceded Sen. Majority Leader Harry Reid (D., Nev.) handled Dana Bash’s question on NIH funding poorly Wednesday evening:

VAN JONES: It was a good question and a bad answer I’ll give you that, I don’t think anyone is going to sit here and say he handled the well.

Reid, speaking earlier in the day, questioned why the Senate would consider legislation to fund NIH research for cancer stricken youth when government workers are furloughed throughout the country: