There’s a reason the Republicans keep using Obama’s handling of the situation as a point of attack, Van Jones said. “President Obama is a towering figure on foreign policy. You got somebody with a Nobel Peace Prize, and he killed Osama bin Laden.”

“Think about what it means to be a towering figure,” he continued, specifically pointing to Obama’s handling of Iran, criticizing Romney for “doubling down” on a weak approach.

“Romney has doubled down on weak and reckless. Obama has pulled the world together. He is a towering figure,” he reiterated.