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(Liberal) Ex-journalist to face the (Liberal) press
washington post ^ | 1/28/2011 | By Anne E. Kornblut

Posted on 01/28/2011 4:34:16 AM PST by tobyhill

President Obama named ex-journalist Jay Carney as the next White House press secretary on Thursday, rounding out a broad personnel restructuring within the West Wing after the midterm elections.

With new Chief of Staff William M. Daley already on board, Obama has an almost entirely new senior lineup - even if many of the faces are familiar. He has shed some of his most longtime loyalists, including outgoing press secretary Robert Gibbs, and moved others into official campaign roles ahead of his 2012 reelection bid.

What has emerged is a staff that is well-versed in the ways of the Obama operation but not necessarily as entrenched in its culture. Democratic operatives who have long complained about the insular nature of the Obama West Wing said they are hopeful members of the new group will conduct greater outreach as they develop strategy for the next two years.

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TOPICS: Extended News; News/Current Events
KEYWORDS: bho44; bhopress; carney; timemag

1 posted on 01/28/2011 4:34:18 AM PST by tobyhill
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To: tobyhill
The terms ‘Liberal ex-journalist’ and ‘Liberal press’ are oxymorons. Happily, we woke up around 15 years ago and realized how our ‘news’ was being manipulated. More and more Americans are awakening to that fact. Good.
2 posted on 01/28/2011 4:41:13 AM PST by originalbuckeye
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To: tobyhill
"Democratic operatives...have long complained about the insular nature of the Obama West Wing"

It's funny Anne and the WaPo just discovered this. They certainly haven't written about it before.

3 posted on 01/28/2011 6:11:00 AM PST by norwaypinesavage (Galileo: In science, the authority of a thousand is not worth the humble reasoning of one individual)
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