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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Dan Pfeiffer's Posts
- October 22, 2010 at 1:27 PM EST
Communications Director Dan Pfeiffer zeroes in on the real significance of the flood of secret corporate money into our elections and the opposition of Republicans in Congress to the DISCLOSE Act.
- October 20, 2010 at 12:05 PM EST
The New York Times calls Congressional Republicans' bluff on their empty fiscal responsibility rhetoric.
- October 7, 2010 at 12:15 PM EST
The White House announces that President Obama will not sign H.R. 3808, the "Interstate Recognition of Notarizations Act of 2010” and will return the bill to the House of Representatives.
- September 30, 2010 at 5:00 AM EST
Communications Director Dan Pfeiffer compares the President's record on reforming government with Congressional Republicans'.
- September 25, 2010 at 5:01 AM EST
A day after the Congressional Republicans unveiled their “Pledge to America,” it becomes even clearer that this is merely a return to the very same special-interest policies that got us into the worst economic downturn since the Great Depression.
- September 23, 2010 at 1:05 PM EST
Communications Director Dan Pfeiffer takes the closest look yet at the Congressional Republicans agenda.
- September 22, 2010 at 7:37 PM EST
Communications Director Dan Pfeiffer explains the key implications of the new agenda leaked from the Congressional Republicans.
- September 22, 2010 at 5:00 AM EST
Communications Director Dan Pfeiffer looks ahead to the House Republicans announcing their agenda.
- September 15, 2010 at 12:12 PM EST
Communications Director Dan Pfeiffer discusses the Congressional Republicans’ plan to explode the deficit with virtually no benefit to the economy.
- September 13, 2010 at 4:35 PM EST
Communications Director Dan Pfeiffer discusses the pledge by Republicans in Congress to block middle class tax cuts unless additional cuts for the wealthiest Americans are also passed.