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So Five Former Chiefs of Staff Walk Into a Bar....

Joan Michelson | Posted 06.04.2013 | Politics
Joan Michelson

This Chief of Staff to the POTUS is a fascinating role. It's not in the Constitution and didn't even exist until World War II, moderator David Gergen pointed out, yet it wields tremendous power.

Bolton: Bill Clinton Rewarding NKorea For Bad Behavior

AFP | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

WASHINGTON (AFP) The Obama administration is rewarding North Korea for its bad behavior by sending ex-president Bill Clinton to Pyongyang to win the r...

White House Rebuffs Congressional Subpoenas Despite Federal Court Ruling

AP | JESSE J. HOLLAND | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

WASHINGTON — Planning appeals, White House chief of staff Joshua Bolten and former White House counsel Harriet Miers asked a judge on Thursday t...

Judge: White House Aides Can Be Subpoenaed

AP | MATT APUZZO | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

WASHINGTON — President Bush's top advisers are not immune from congressional subpoenas, a federal judge ruled Thursday in a long-running dispute...

White House Subpoena Battle Hits Courts

AP | MATT APUZZO | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

WASHINGTON — Congress was trying to be diplomatic when it brought an unprecedented lawsuit to settle its subpoena fight against the White House,...

House Panel Sues White House Officials

AP | PETE YOST | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

WASHINGTON — The House Judiciary Committee sued former White House Counsel Harriet Miers and White House chief of staff Joshua Bolten on Monday,...

Nancy Pelosi Requests Grand Jury Into Contempt For Miers, Bolten

AP | LARA JAKES JORDAN | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

WASHINGTON — House Speaker Nancy Pelosi asked the Justice Department on Thursday to open a grand jury investigation into whether President Bush'...

Dems Delay Miers Contempt Vote To Address Economic Crisis

Politico | John Bresnahan | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

House Democrats will postpone votes on criminal contempt citations against White House chief of staff Joshua Bolten and former White House counsel Har...

Senate Committee Approves Contempt Resolutions Against Rove, Bolten

AP | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

The Senate Judiciary Committee voted for a contempt citation against presidential confidants Karl Rove and Josh Bolten on Thursday, the latest move in...

Arlen Specter Single-Handedly Blocks Contempt Vote Against Rove, Bolten

Politico | John Bresnahan | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

A Senate Judiciary Committee vote on contempt resolutions against Karl Rove and White House Chief of Staff Josh Bolten were postponed following an obj...

Bush Chief Of Staff: Troop Presence In Iraq Likely To Last Beyond 2009

USA Today | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

President Bush will address the nation next week about Iraq and U.S. efforts to get that country "well on the path" to stability by the end of his ter...