October 1, 2010 Live blog of President Obama's announcement that Rahm Emanuel is leaving his job as White House chief of staff to run for Chicago mayor and that Pete Rouse, a senior aide, will be his successor, at least temporarily.
October 1, 2010 Peter Rouse, a senior advisor to President Barack Obama and a long-time Washington insider, worked for nearly two decades for Sen. Tom Daschle before becoming Obama's chief of staff and guiding the young senator's course.
White House Chief of Staff Rahm Emanuel, who's expected to soon be a candidate for mayor in Chicago.
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September 30, 2010 The White House chief of staff is a former member of Congress from Chicago. But several other serious contenders could make bids for the job being vacated by Richard Daley.
September 9, 2010 With Richard Daley announcing his retirement as mayor of Chicago, there is no shortage of potential candidates to succeed him. Most speculation has been on White House Chief of Staff Rahm Emanuel.
September 7, 2010 Chicago's Mayor Daley said he won't run for re-election. He has served six terms since 1989.
Mayor Daley, last September.
September 7, 2010 Chicago Mayor Richard M. Daley, who has been in office since 1989 and who is set to break his late father's longevity record on Christmas, announced today he will not seek re-election in 2011.
November 18, 2009 Rahm Emanuel's name seems to bedevil news organizations. NPR recently made an unusual policy deciding to refer to him as Rahm Emanuel on the second reference rather than Emanuel. Other news organizations have struggled with this too.
November 6, 2008 Rep. Rahm Emanuel (D-IL) has agreed to become President-elect Obama's White House chief of staff
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