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William Daley Chief of Staff

Good News: Lew Foes Few

Jim Jaffe | Posted 03.11.2012 | Politics
Jim Jaffe

It would be hard to find a Washington political insider with greater power and fewer enemies than Jack Lew, who's moving over from the OMB directorship, which he's occupied twice, to become the White House chief of staff.

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...

President Obama Gets It Wrong On the Price of Oil and the Strategic Petroleum Reserve

Raymond J. Learsy | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business
Raymond J. Learsy

We need our president to act on behalf of all Americans to counter and bring to heel the massive influence, lobbying power and money of the oiligopoly. The president does not seem to understand what is happening at the gas pump.

Obama Orders Shutdown of Second City

Mark Steinberg | Posted 05.25.2011 | Comedy
Mark Steinberg

President Obama has just imposed martial law in Chicago, Illinois. He will consider signing an Executive Order directing that the western border of the District of Columbia shall extend to Iowa.

Shahien Nasiripour

Obama's Next Chief Of Staff Has Millions In JP Morgan Stock | Shahien Nasiripour | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business

President Barack Obama's next chief of staff holds more than $7.6 million worth of stock in JPMorgan Chase, according to a regulatory filing. William...

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...

Obama Appoints Mr. Monopoly as Economic Advisor

Spencer Green | Posted 05.25.2011 | Comedy
Spencer Green

In his continuing efforts to forge better ties with business, President Obama has appointed Rich Uncle Pennybags, aka Mr. Monopoly, as Chairman of the Economic Recovery Advisory Board.

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...

Jason Linkins

Bill Daley Was Sad When Democratic Rep. Who Voted Against The White House Agenda Continually Switched Parties | Jason Linkins | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Wonkette's Jack Stuef points us to this Dec. 24, 2009 op-ed authored by new White House Chief of Staff William Daley: The announcement by Alabama Rep...

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...

Howard Fineman

Daley: Double Rahm | Howard Fineman | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

What Bill Daley knows is how to be a Democrat who can acquire and hold power -- something the Daley family has modeled for more than half a century. With his low-key demeanor, sense of personal decorum, and yen for privacy and upright behavior in personal life, the 62-year-old Daley has accumulated a lifetime of allies who now will help and respond to him in his new White House job. In Chicago terms, the president has moved from being a South Side activist to the Man in the Loop. The president hopes that the move will get him what he really wants: another term.

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