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
- 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.
- September 10, 2010 at 9:33 PM EST
Communications Director Dan Pfeiffer discusses the latest agenda item from House Republicans.
- September 8, 2010 at 5:15 AM EST
Communications Director Dan Pfeiffer lays out the stakes on the economy ahead of the President's remarks in Cleveland.
- September 3, 2010 at 3:50 PM EST
Communications Director Dan Pfeiffer gives a preview of the President's speech next week in Ohio.
- August 24, 2010 at 5:00 AM EST
Later today, House Minority Leader John Boehner is slated to give a speech at the City Club of Cleveland laying out the major planks of his party’s economic agenda. Unfortunately, families in Ohio and across the country don’t need to wait until the speech to learn about these economic policies because they’ve been living with the impact of many of these same old policies for years.
- July 6, 2010 at 6:42 PM EST
Communications Director Dan Pfeiffer discusses the recess appointment of Dr. Donald Berwick to serve as Administrator of the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS).