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Sam Stein

David Axelrod's View Inside The Economic Storm Obama Inherited In 2009

HuffingtonPost.com | Sam Stein | Posted 02.13.2015 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- Barack Obama, transitioning from presidential campaign to the White House in the fall of 2008, was confronted with what could be describ...

Axelrod Waging What May Be His Last Campaign

The New York Times | James Warren | Posted 12.30.2011 | Politics

Nobody appeared to be discussing Washington's latest obsession -- payroll taxes -- or turned a head as a top presidential adviser ambled into the pack...

Sam Stein

A Martini Party Member Wanting Tea Party Cred

HuffingtonPost.com | Sam Stein | Posted 12.08.2011 | Politics

In more direct terms than usual, a top adviser for President Barack Obama's reelection campaign charged former Massachusetts Governor Mitt Romney with...

Axelrod: 'Ask Osama Bin Laden' If Obama Was Prepared To Be President

AP/The Huffington Post | Posted 12.18.2011 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- A senior political adviser is defending President Barack Obama's campaign-style travels to sell his jobs program, saying "he's out there...

David Axelrod: Obama Reelection Campaign Will Be 'Titanic Struggle'

AP | STEVE PEOPLES | Posted 11.27.2011 | Politics

MANCHESTER, N.H. — President Barack Obama's chief political adviser on Tuesday conceded that a dark cloud looms over the American economy and Ob...

Sam Stein

Axelrod Outlines The 2012 Map: Where We Competed In '08, 'We're Competitive Again'

HuffingtonPost.com | Sam Stein | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- Even before the Obama administration announced that the next Democratic National Convention would be held in Charlotte, N.C., the presid...

Sam Stein

Axelrod On Wave Of Political Crises: 'You Just Shake Your Head And Smile And Say This Can't Be'

HuffingtonPost.com | Sam Stein | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

The president is set to give his first press conference since late May but there is a strong likelihood that the topics the White House would like to ...

WATCH: Top Obama Advisers Acknowledges Key Regret To Jon Stewart

Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

David Axelrod, a senior adviser to President Obama, stopped by the "Daily Show" on Monday for a long conversation with Jon Stewart about the direction...

Sam Stein

Axelrod: Obama's Trip Was Hardly An "Apology Tour"

HuffingtonPost.com | Sam Stein | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

David Axelrod said on Sunday that those conservatives who insisted that Barack Obama's trip overseas constituted an apology tour weren't actually watc...

Obama Advisor Axelrod Severing Ties With His Chicago-Based Firms

Chicago Sun-Times | Lynn Sweet | Posted 05.25.2011 | Chicago

WASHINGTON--David Axelrod is severing the ties to his two Chicago based firms, AKP&D, the political media and message company and ASK Public Strategi...

Obama Strategist Axelrod On Learning From 1988 Presidential Race (VIDEO)

Posted 05.25.2011 | Chicago

David Axelrod, the chief strategist of Barack Obama's presidential campaign and the next president's likely senior adviser, honed his national politic...

Sam Stein

Axelrod Exclusive: Obama Strategist Rips McCain, Defends Himself Against Lobbying Charges

HuffingtonPost.com | Sam Stein | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Barack Obama's chief strategist leveled the campaign's harshest counterattack yet over John McCain's recent rhetoric on national security issues, and ...

Sam Stein

Axelrod: Obama Regrets But Won't Apologize For His Remarks

HuffingtonPost.com | Sam Stein | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Surrogates to Sen. Barack Obama said on Saturday that while the Senator regrets the phrasing of his remarks, in which he said Pennsylvanians were bitt...