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What Bill Daley's Resignation May Signal for 2012

Keith Koeneman | Posted 03.11.2012 | Chicago
Keith Koeneman

Daley is a pro-business Democrat who struggled to fit in at a White House which had become increasingly populist. The philosophies of the two men, Daley and Obama, had grown too far apart to reconcile.

White House Chief Of Staff Reportedly Asks Senior Obama Aide To Take On New Role

The Huffington Post | Jade Walker | Posted 01.07.2012 | Politics

White House chief of staff William M. Daley has asked a senior aide to take on some of his duties, a senior administration official who spoke on condi...

Jennifer Bendery

Longing For Rahm: Democrats Still Adjusting To Life With Bill Daley | Jennifer Bendery | Posted 11.15.2011 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- Ask a congressional Democrat about the job Bill Daley is doing as President Barack Obama's chief of staff, and chances are you'll be met...

The Bill Daley Problem

Simon Johnson | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business
Simon Johnson

Simon Johnson is the co-author of 13 Bankers, out in paperback on Monday. Bill Daley, President Obama's newly appointed chief of staff, is an experie...

WATCH: Last Time Bill Daley Got A White House Appointment, He Fainted

Posted 05.25.2011 | Chicago

It's out with the old Daley, in with the young, as Chicago's Mayor Richard M. prepares for retirement, his kid brother Bill heads to the White House t...

The Smart Choice

Eric London | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Eric London

Reaction to Obama's selection of Bill Daley as his chief of staff has been limited to a fairly predictable argument. But beyond the politics, is he a smart choice? I'd say yes. There are four arguments for Daley that are compelling.

Mayor Daley: There's No 'Chicago Mafia' In The White House

Posted 05.25.2011 | Chicago

Chicago Mayor Richard M. Daley weighed in on his brother's new gig Thursday, and reportedly scoffed at the suggestion that President Obama has install...

The Revolving Door Shouldn't Spin Again for William Daley

Paul Blumenthal | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Paul Blumenthal

Obama once told a meeting of bankers that he was "the only thing standing between you and the pitchforks." Picking Daley sends the message that pitchforks ("normal people") matter less than the uber-wealthy.

Howard Fineman

Bill Daley Named White House Chief Of Staff | Howard Fineman | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- Bill Daley confirmed to the Huffington Post that he is becoming the next White House chief of staff. Asked at 11:55 am if he was taking ...

Bill Daley Reportedly To Be Named White House Chief Of Staff

AP/The Huffington Post | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

HuffPost's Howard Fineman reports that President Barack Obama is choosing Bill Daley to replace interim chief of staff Pete Rouse. Daley confirmed to ...

William Daley Goes to Washington?

Jeff Danziger | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Jeff Danziger


Illinois Pols Weigh In On Bill Daley As Chief Of Staff

Posted 05.25.2011 | Chicago

Some Illinois politicians joined the chorus of pundits this week, chiming in on whether they think former Commerce Secretary Bill Daley should be Pres...