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Rahm Emanuel

Rahm Emanuel
Rahm Emanuel is the mayor of Chicago. He was elected on Feb. 22, 2011. Emanuel is former White House chief of staff under President Barack Obama. Emanuel represented the 5th congressional district in the U.S. House of Representatives from 2003 until his resignation in 2009 when he took his position in the Obama Administration. He graduated from Sarah Lawrence College in 1981 with a Liberal Arts degree, and received an M.A. in Speech and Communication from Northwestern University in 1985. He is married with three children.
Rahm Emanuel is the mayor of Chicago. He was elected on Feb. 22, 2011. Emanuel is former White House chief of staff under President Barack Obama. Emanuel represented the 5th congressional district in the U.S. House of Representatives from 2003 until his resignation in 2009 when he took his position in the Obama Administration. He graduated from Sarah Lawrence College in 1981 with a Liberal Arts degree, and received an M.A. in Speech and Communication from Northwestern University in 1985. He is married with three children. « Show less

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  • Obama's new website: change.gov

     
    by Frank James President-elect Obama's has a new website for the transition site with a new address, change.gov. The site is kind of lean right now. When I went to the "newsroom" area today, there were no press releases, not......
  • Obama's hardball players

     
    by Christi Parsons Barack Obama hopes to lead the nation as the hopeful, inspirational figure who won the election. But he clearly has no intention of assuming a deferential position in Washington. Two of the first top White House jobs......
  • Obama the president-elect in transition

     
    New banners outside Chicago City Hall paid for by Mayor Richard Daley's campaign committee. (Jose M. Osorio/Tribune / November 5, 2008) by John McCormick, Mike Dorning and Christi Parsons Barack Obama's win was only hours old on Wednesday when......
  • Chuck: Leaving DSCC?

     
    A report (from old Newsday hand Glenn Thrush) that Chuck Schumer, after two big cycles, may step down as chairman of the Democrats' Senate campaign committee. .... But another New Yorker, LI's Steve Israel, may be in line to move......
  • Rahm Emanuel, Obama, Israel and family

     
    by Mark Silva Rahm Emanuel, a congressman from Chicago and high-ranking House Democratic leader, has agreed to serve as chief of staff in the White House of President-elect Barack Obama of Illinois The Emanuel family has longstanding and passionate ties.....
  • Barack Obama's favorable ratings rise

     
    by Mark Silva Just a few days after a historic presidential election that played out against a backdrop of deep satisfaction with the way things are going in America, President-elect Barack Obama has gained several points in the public's image......
  • Obama eyes Bush orders, bipartisan team

     
    by Mark Silva President-elect Barack Obama plans an "across-the board'' review of President Bush's executive orders, with an eye toward making his own quick imprint on important matters, and will swiftly put in place a "diverse,'' bipartisan team of...
  • Michelle Obama no 'co-president'

     
    Obama-Biden transition team co-chair Valerie Jarrett on "Meet the Press." Jarrett spoke on President-elect Barack Obama's presidential transition. (Photo by Alex Wong/Getty Images for Meet the Press) by Christi Parsons Michelle Obama has no interest in...
  • Rahm Emanuel: Middle-class tax-cut near

     
    by Mark Silva and updated Rep. Rahm Emanuel, President-elect Barack Obama's designated chief of staff, asked how his reputation for rough, partisan political warfare will square with his role in the new president's White House, promised that Obama will...
  • John Podesta: Obama's 'diverse' team

     
    by Mark Silva John Podesta, a coordinator of President-elect Barack Obama's transition planning, says Obama has "beaten a lot of records'' during his campaign and intends to set some new ones with the swiftness of key appointments of his leadership......
  • Rhetoric meets reality for Obama agenda

     
    By Jim Tankersley Forget "hope" and "change" and "yes we can." The word that will matter most, when Barack Obama assumes the Oval Office, is "doable." Teary-eyed jubilation is giving way to clear-eyed realism. As his campaign rhetoric runs into......