President Obama has called on his 2008 campaign manager, David Plouffe, to help Democrats avoid major losses in the 2010 midterm elections. But it's not a major shift, the White House said Monday.
Anita Dunn, the White House communications director who escalated a war with Fox News, is stepping down at the end of this month. Veteran political operative Dan Pfeiffer will take over.
Washington's top power couple has always been dramatic. Today, the question is whether former President Clinton helps or hinders his wife's career.
Anita Dunn escalated the Obama administration's feud with Fox News. But aside from her peculiar statement about Mao Zedong, not much is known about her outside the Beltway.
Governor Jon Huntsman of Utah is a Republican moderate and China expert seen as a possible presidential candidate.
Some inner-circle conflict can be of help to a president, but building a sense of teamwork will be key.