WH nervously denies Rahmbo cut-and-run.
Given that the Telegraph report came out yesterday afternoon, it’s amazing that they’ve gone to the trouble of denying it before the start of business hours today. And to Fox, no less. The White House Monday dismissed reports that Chief of Staff Rahm Emanuel plans to leave his post after becoming frustrated with the Obama administration as “ludicrous.” [snip] In response to the report, a | Read More »
White House CoS Rahm Emanuel [expletive deleted] up again.
(H/T: Hot Air Headlines) Today’s entry has as its theme How to succeed in insulting the press corps without really trying. For reporters covering President Obama, there’s only one party in town that matters: The White House Holiday Party. It’s a rare opportunity to walk around parts of the White House and meet the president and first lady. In the past, the highlight of the | Read More »
New York Post: Rahm Emanuel Freddie Mac board member during fraud years.
Funny how this sort of thing takes forever to make the papers. From Dick Morris and Eileen McGann: RAHM’S ‘RENT’ IS JUST THE TIP OF ETHICS ICEBERG [snip] Consider: Emanuel served on the Freddie Mac board of directors during the time that the government-backed lender lied about its earnings, a leading contributor to the current economic meltdown. The Federal Housing Enterprise Oversight Agency later singled | Read More »