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 discusses the pledge by Republicans in Congress to block middle class tax cuts unless additional cuts for the wealthiest Americans are also passed.
Communications Director Dan Pfeiffer discusses the latest agenda item from House Republicans.
Communications Director Dan Pfeiffer lays out the stakes on the economy ahead of the President's remarks in Cleveland.
Communications Director Dan Pfeiffer gives a preview of the President's speech next week in Ohio.
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.
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).
Un video que circuló hoy muestra al jefe de disciplina republicana en el Senado Jon Kyl que sostiene que el Presidente le dijo que no iba a velar por el cumplimiento de la política de inmigración en la frontera a menos que se apruebe la reforma integral de la inmigración. El Presidente no dijo eso y el senador Kyl lo sabe.
Communications Director Dan Pfeiffer knocks down bogus claims made by Republican Senator Jon Kyl.
Communications Director Dan Pfeiffer lays out the case for the DISCLOSE Act moving through Congress, which addresses the Supreme Court decision opening the floodgates for corporate money in our elections.
Communications Director Dan Pfeiffer lays out all the recent steps the Administration has taken to help get government's fiscal house in order by changing the way Washington does business.