Skip to comments.Top Obama Aide Takes Step Back (W.H.Shake-up: Chief of staff hands over day-to-day operations)
Posted on 11/07/2011 8:18:53 PM PST by Bigtigermike
WASHINGTONWilliam M. Daley was hired to help resuscitate Barack Obama's presidency after deep Democratic losses in 2010. Ten months into his tenure as chief of staff, Mr. Daley's core responsibilities are shifting, following White House missteps in the debt-ceiling fight and in its relations with Republicans and Democrats in Congress.
On Monday, Mr. Daley turned over day-to-day management of the West Wing to Pete Rouse, a veteran aide to President Obama, according to several people familiar with the matter. It is unusual for a White House chief of staff to relinquish part of the job.
A senior White House official who attended Monday's staff meeting where Mr. Daley made the announcement said that his new role has not yet been fully defined. But in recent weeks, Mr. Daley has focused more on managing relations with influential outsiders.
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Keep the pressure on, folks. Don’t give these slimeballs time to catch their breath. They’re beginning to crack.
“Managing relations with influential outsiders...”
shaking down big campaign contributors??
Guess Valerie Jarrett is flexing her muscles.
Well, she’ll be flying back to Chicago with Obozo and the Wookie on January 20,2013. Another enemy of the Republic.
William Daley to leave White House after election
When Daley was brought into the Obama White House, analysts viewed the choice as an effort to mend relations with the business community, move the president to the political center and improve relations with Republicans. But Daley’s arrival coincided with a divided government as the GOP retook the House in January, making it tough to advance Obama’s agenda.
The Daleys are the chicago version of the kennedys — corrupt to the core and destined for h-e-double toothpicks.
“But in recent weeks, Mr. Daley has focused more on managing relations with influential outsiders.”
Sounds like trying to sooth the irate Democratic donors has become a full-time job for Mr. Daley.
Uh oh, Pete Rouse, the “fixer”. Bad news guy who was responsible for a lot of Sarah Palin’s woes.
Daily will be the Czar of Fascism.
You made me snort my sprite. LOL
Iranian.com voted Valerie Jarrett IRANIAN of the DAY!!!
“Jarrett is a member of African-American and CHICAGO ROYALTY.”
We’re in good hands!!!
Sarah Palin knows all bout him...
Oh, I’m sure Daley is needed more elsewhere with the upcoming presidential election. Lots and LOTS of dead people to ressurrect and register, dontcha know.