he has previously stated that he intended to leave after Obama's first term
would be curious to know what actually caused him to depart early
was this his choice ... and, if so, why not stick around til '13 as previously indicated, or was he dumped
what makes this much more curious is the lack of discussion about it on msnbc. all those insiders and no one with any thoughts about such a major change
Daley Stepping Down in Rare White House Shake-Up - NYTimes.com
I smell a good book on the horizon.
"We ain't a sharp species. We kill each other over arguments about what happens when you die, then fail to see the ******* irony in that." - Justin Halpern
President Obama's first chief of staff Rahm Emanuel once sat on the board of troubled federal mortgage giant Freddie Mac. Bill Daley, the president's chief of staff whose departure was announced today, was previously a top executive at financial firm J.P. Morgan Chase & Co. So of course there should be little surprise that Obama's latest chief of staff, announced today by the president himself, also has deep ties to the financial industry himself.
New Chief of Staff: Former Hedge Fund Exec. at Citigroup, Made Money Off Mortgage Defaults | The Weekly Standard
There are two novels that can change a bookish fourteen-year old's life: The Lord of the Rings and Atlas Shrugged. One is a childish fantasy that often engenders a lifelong obsession with its unbelievable heroes, leading to an emotionally stunted, socially crippled adulthood, unable to deal with the real world. The other, of course, involves orcs.... John Rogers
The obama White House is unraveling, he has run it just like he has run the country, poorly.
Not even the same thing. Many administrations have gone through changes of staff after re election to their 2nd terms. However, not so usual for an administration to have their CoS quit at the beginning of the race, just as the post from you indicated just one post earlier.
Daily has gone through, or seen something he feels he needs to distance himself from....