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White House aide Pfeiffer: IRS actions inexcusable

White House aide Pfeiffer: IRS actions inexcusable

WASHINGTON, May 19 (UPI) -- A senior White House aide said Sunday it was appropriate for President Barack Obama not to become involved in an investigation of the Internal Revenue Service.

White House: GOP rehashing Romney plan

WASHINGTON, April 7 (UPI) -- A White House adviser said President Obama would not accept a new Republican economic plan he called a rehash of a strategy that was rejected by the voters.
WH details 'sequester' cuts for each state

WH details 'sequester' cuts for each state

WASHINGTON, Feb. 25 (UPI) -- Looming automatic federal budget cuts would devastate programs in every U.S. state, the White House said, a prediction Republicans said was a scare tactic.

Obama aides moving on after campaign

WASHINGTON, Feb. 24 (UPI) -- Some of U.S. President Barack Obama's most dedicated -- and youthful -- aides are packing their bags as his second term gets under way in earnest.
White House rejects Boehner's 'Plan B'

White House rejects Boehner's 'Plan B'

WASHINGTON, Dec. 19 (UPI) -- The White House rejected U.S. House Speaker John Boehner's "fiscal cliff" backup plan that would raise tax rates on incomes above $1 million if talks collapse.
House Dems try to force tax vote

House Dems try to force tax vote

WASHINGTON, Dec. 4 (UPI) -- U.S. House Democrats Tuesday ratcheted up the pressure on the looming "fiscal cliff," filing a petition to force a vote on a Senate tax bill.
Congress holds Eric Holder in contempt

Congress holds Eric Holder in contempt

WASHINGTON, June 28 (UPI) -- Congress Thursday voted to hold U.S. Attorney General Eric Holder in contempt for not turning over documents in to the Fast and Furious gun-walking operation.
House GOP delays taking up tax-cut bill

House GOP delays taking up tax-cut bill

WASHINGTON, Dec. 19 (UPI) -- Republican leaders of the U.S. House have put off any action on the Senate-passed payroll tax cut legislation until Tuesday.
House GOP rankled by Senate tax cut vote

House GOP rankled by Senate tax cut vote

WASHINGTON, Dec. 17 (UPI) -- Some U.S. House Republican members were upset with the Senate's overwhelming passage Saturday of a $30 billion tax cut and Medicare bill extension.

Senate reaches payroll tax agreement

WASHINGTON, Dec. 16 (UPI) -- U.S. Senate leaders said Friday they have agreed on a payroll tax holiday and jobless benefit extension, but only for the first two months of the coming year.
McConnell delays payroll tax-cut bill vote

McConnell delays payroll tax-cut bill vote

WASHINGTON, Dec. 14 (UPI) -- Minority Leader Mitch McConnell Wednesday demanded the Senate pass a trillion-dollar U.S. government funding bill before voting to extend the payroll tax cut.
Supreme Court to hear healthcare challenge

Supreme Court to hear healthcare challenge

WASHINGTON, Nov. 14 (UPI) -- The U.S. Supreme Court agreed Monday to hear a challenge by 26 states to President Obama's landmark healthcare reform law.
Obama to ease student debt repayment

Obama to ease student debt repayment

DENVER, Oct. 26 (UPI) -- President Obama said he was moving up the effective date for a plan to allow college graduates to cap federal student loan repayments to January from 2014.
Obama uses bridge to urge jobs bill action

Obama uses bridge to urge jobs bill action

CINCINNATI, Sept. 22 (UPI) -- President Obama spoke on a bridge between the home states of the top two congressional Republicans Thursday, urging Congress to pass his jobs bill.

White House: GOP plan 'devastating'

WASHINGTON, July 18 (UPI) -- White House officials Monday attacked a U.S. House Republican plan to cut the deficit, saying it would be "devastating" for the economy.
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Daniel Pfeiffer (born December 24, 1975, Wilmington, Delaware) is Assistant to the President of the United States and the White House Communications Director. He was previously a member of Obama's presidential transition team.

In 2000, he was a spokesperson for Vice President Al Gore. He has since worked for Senators Tim Johnson, Tom Daschle, and Evan Bayh, and was communications director for the Obama campaign.

Pfeiffer was formerly a spokesman for Senator Evan Bayh. He graduated magna cum laude from Georgetown University.

This article is licensed under the GNU Free Documentation License.
It uses material from the Wikipedia article "Dan Pfeiffer."
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