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WATCH: Obama's Speechwriter Heads To Hollywood

Posted 02.08.2013 | Home

What happens when a presidential speechwriter heads to Hollywood to pursue his dreams? If Jimmy Fallon has it right, the movies we watch in 2013 are g...

Sam Stein

Obama's Speechwriter Speaks About Crafting His Inaugural Address | Sam Stein | Posted 02.03.2013 | Home

WASHINGTON -- It is surprisingly difficult to write speeches for President Barack Obama, one of the most gifted orators in recent political history. ...

Axelrod On Jon Favreau: "I Call Him Mozart"

Chicago Tribune | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home

The new president's first address to Congress loomed and Barack Obama had convened a few trusted advisers in the Oval Office. Seated in a chair besi...

Facebook: Obama Speechwriter Parties With Clinton Cutout

The Huffington Post | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home

The Washington Post reports that Jon Favreau, chief speechwriter for President-elect Barack Obama, was caught partying with a cardboard cutout of Hill...

Obama's Speechwriter: A Baby Faced, 26-Year-Old White Guy

New York Times | ASHLEY PARKER | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home

AT the Radisson Hotel in Nashua, N.H., Jon Favreau sipped Diet Coke and munched on carrot sticks and crackers to pass the time. His boss, Senator Bara...