Dan Pfeiffer currently serves as Assistant to the President and Senior Advisor. In January 2009, Pfeiffer joined the White House as Deputy Communications Director and became the Communications Director in December 2009. He first joined the President’s campaign as the Traveling Press Secretary and later became the Communications Director. Prior to working on the campaign, Pfeiffer previously worked for Vice President Al Gore, Senate Minority Leader Tom Daschle and Senators Tim Johnson and Evan Bayh.
A native of Wilmington, Delaware, Pfeiffer graduated from Georgetown University.
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Communications Director Dan Pfeiffer shows how before House Republicans were for a short term solution to the debt ceiling, they were against it for the very same reasons President Obama believes it is the wrong approach.
The truth about President Obama and the resurgence of the American auto industry.
Since President Obama believed the distraction over his birth certificate wasn’t good for the country, he requested the long form version, which has been published here.
Last night, President Obama announced that the federal government will remain open for business because Americans from different beliefs came together, put politics aside, and met the expectations of the American people.
Anoche, el Presidente Obama anunció que el gobierno federal continuará operando porque estadounidenses de diferentes convicciones se unieron, pusieron la politiquería de lado y respondieron a las expectativas del pueblo estadounidense.
Communications Director Dan Pfeiffer dispels the rumor that President Obama is somehow responsible for the rolling blackouts in Texas that have caused terrible hardship for so many Texas.
The President has asked Jeffrey Zients, our nation’s first Chief Performance Officer (CPO), to lead the reorganization effort to make our government better organized and better equipped to support American competitiveness.
On Tuesday, January 25, at 9 p.m. EST, President Obama will deliver the State of the Union address at the U.S. Capitol. Find out how you can get involved in the State of the Union and ask your questions of President Obama and senior Administration officials.
Debunking the completely unfounded claims about the costs of the President's trip to Asia.
Communications Director Dan Pfeiffer on the news that Republicans in Congress and Washington lobbyists have been holding a blitz of meetings planning out the Republican agenda.