03/18/2010 05:12 am ET Updated May 25, 2011

In Defense Of Desiree Rogers: Axelrod Says Social Secretary Is Getting Bum Rap

"No doubt there were some screw-ups, probably enough to go around," White House Senior adviser David Axelrod told me Friday. "That does not obviate the fact she has done a good job on the core mission of her office." She is getting a bum rap, he said. "It is ludicrous for anyone to assume she is less concerned about the president's security than anybody else."

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