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
Dan Pfeiffer's Posts
- April 23, 2010 at 5:15 PM EDT
White House Communications Director Dan Pfeiffer relays yet another take putting the Actuary's report on Health Reform in perspective.
- April 23, 2010 at 11:45 AM EDT
Communications Director Dan Pfeiffer discusses one particularly offensive insurance company practice and Secretary Sebelius' letter to the insurance company regarding it.
- April 20, 2010 at 9:23 PM EDT
White House Communications Director Dan Pfeiffer commends BCBS for helping ensure all adult children get coverage as soon as possible.
- April 15, 2010 at 5:14 PM EDT
Communications Director Dan Pfeiffer debunks Karl Rove's latest bogus attack.
- April 15, 2010 at 5:00 AM EDT
Helping working families with relief on their taxes has been one of the President's consistent priorities.
- April 13, 2010 at 4:20 PM EDT
Communications Director Dan Pfeiffer lays out the tangible pocketbook benefits for middle class families included in two of the President's major initiatives.
- April 6, 2010 at 9:55 AM EDT
There has been a lot discussion about reports that some businesses are expecting some additional costs from health reform. Today a New York Times editorial elaborates on the issue.
- March 25, 2010 at 4:17 PM EDT
Communications Director Dan Pfeiffer takes on the House Minority Leader's call for "repeal."
- March 22, 2010 at 8:36 AM EDT
White House Communications Director Dan Pfeiffer lays out some of the immediate benefits of health reform.
- March 21, 2010 at 4:16 PM EDT
Today, the President announced that he will be issuing an executive order after the passage of the health insurance reform law that will reaffirm its consistency with longstanding restrictions on the use of federal funds for abortion.
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