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
- March 9, 2010 at 2:42 PM EST
Communications Director Dan Pfeiffer tells you what you won't be hearing from the special interests mobilizing against reform.
- March 7, 2010 at 11:35 AM EST
The last few days have brought even more evidence that the health care status quo is working out great for the insurance companies – at the same time as it continues to fail American families and businesses. No wonder the insurance companies are spending millions and millions of dollars to block reform.
- March 3, 2010 at 11:16 AM EST
Communications Director Dan Pfeiffer lays out the list.
A Disappointing Return to Political Games with Severe Consequences for Those Who have Lost Their JobsFebruary 27, 2010 at 9:00 AM EST
Communications Director Dan Pfeiffer raises the alarm about political gamesmanship endangering health coverage and unemployment insurance for hundreds of thousands of families struggling in this economy,
- February 25, 2010 at 7:32 PM EST
Communications Director Dan Pfeiffer looks back at the bipartisan meeting on health reform.
- February 25, 2010 at 1:48 PM EST
Dan Pfeiffer sorts out the truth on the debate about premiums.
- February 23, 2010 at 5:00 AM EST
With the President having presented his proposed plan in advance of the bipartisan meeting on health reform, Communications Director Dan Pfeiffer invites Republicans to do the same.
- February 20, 2010 at 5:44 PM EST
Dan Pfeiffer discusses the case of a a mother receiving notice for a shocking 69% premium increase for her sons.
- February 18, 2010 at 1:20 PM EST
Dan Pfeiffer reacts to new complaints from health insurance lobby about how they are being treated, even as they jack up premiums on families across the country.
- February 17, 2010 at 1:57 PM EST
White House Communications Director Dan Pfeiffer takes issue with critics of the Recovery Act who go home and tout the benefits locally.