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WASHINGTON, Nov. 17 (UPI) -- A Democratic senator said the uproar over President Obama's healthcare reforms will be offset by newly insured Americans dodging financial disaster.
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Book: Obama aides mulled replacing Biden in 2012

NEW YORK, Nov. 1 (UPI) -- Top Obama aides secretly mulled replacing U.S. Vice President Joe Biden with Hillary Clinton in President Obama's re-election campaign, a new book says.

David Plouffe discourages special prosecutor for IRS scandal

NEW YORK, June 2 (UPI) -- David Plouffe, senior adviser to U.S. President Obama, said Sunday a special prosecutor shouldn't investigate the IRS, Benghazi and phone records controversies.

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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.
Obama: Act even if action is 'imperfect'

Obama: Act even if action is 'imperfect'

WASHINGTON, Jan. 21 (UPI) -- President Obama said Monday the United States has "limitless" possibilities and called on Americans to carry on the tasks of the nation's pioneers.

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Obama to still seek compromise with GOP

WASHINGTON, Jan. 20 (UPI) -- President Obama will try again to foster bipartisanship in Washington during his second term, a top political aide said Sunday.

Obama team confident down the stretch

WASHINGTON, Nov. 4 (UPI) -- President Obama can hold off Mitt Romney in the final days of the presidential race if the campaign continues to execute its strategy, a senior adviser said.

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WASHINGTON, Nov. 4 (UPI) -- David Plouffe, senior adviser to the president, Sunday rapped Republican nominee Mitt Romney for "traveling in the state he's not going to win," Pennsylvania.
Trump offers $5 million for Obama records

Trump offers $5 million for Obama records

NEW YORK, Oct. 24 (UPI) -- Mega-millionaire real estate developer Donald Trump says he'll give $5 million to charity if U.S. President Obama releases his college and passport records.
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Team Obama regroups

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Romney: '47 percent' remarks 'wrong'

WASHINGTON, Oct. 5 (UPI) -- The Obama campaign said it's no surprise Mitt Romney backed off from a remark that 47 percent of Americans pay no income tax and believe "they are victims."
Camps swap charges: 'Dishonest' vs. 'lazy'

Camps swap charges: 'Dishonest' vs. 'lazy'

DENVER, Oct. 4 (UPI) -- U.S. President Barack Obama's re-election campaign Thursday said Mitt Romney is "dishonest" while GOP challenger Mitt Romney's campaign called Obama "lazy."
Obama downplays debate; Christie hypes it

Obama downplays debate; Christie hypes it

LAS VEGAS, Oct. 1 (UPI) -- President Barack Obama downplayed this week's debate, while Republican New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie said the exchange would change the campaign's "narrative."
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David Plouffe
David Plouffe, Barack Obama's Campaign Manager, delivers remarks during the final day of the Democratic National Convention at Invesco Field at Mile High in Denver on August 28, 2008. (UPI Photo/Kevin Dietsch)

David Plouffe (pronounced /ˈplʌf/; born May 27, 1967) is an American political strategist best known as the chief campaign manager for Barack Obama's 2008 presidential campaign in the United States. A long-time Democratic Party campaign consultant, he was a partner at the party-aligned campaign consulting firm AKPD Message and Media, which he joined in 2000.

After the resignation of David Axelrod to set up for Obama's re-election campaign, Plouffe was appointed Senior Advisor to the President.

Plouffe was raised in Wilmington, Delaware and attended St. Mark's High School. He left the University of Delaware in 1989 to pursue a full time career in politics, and completed his full undergraduate degree in May 2010.

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