David Plouffe managed Barack Obama’s successful 2008 presidential campaign and served as one of his Senior Advisors. Plouffe began his political career working for Iowa Senator Tom Harkin's 1990 re-election campaign, and has since been a part of large range of campaigns at the state and federal level. From 1997 to 1998, Plouffe worked in the House of Representatives as Democratic leader Dick Gephardt's Deputy Chief of Staff. A native of Delaware, Plouffe is a graduate of the University of Delaware.
David Plouffe, Senior Advisor to President Obama, sends an email to the White House email list encouraging folks to tune in to the State of the Union Address tonight at 9:00 pm. ET.
The White House has scheduled online opportunities to ask questions of Administration officials in the days following the President's address to the nation.
President Obama speaks to a group of young Americans in Massachusetts about the importance of compromise in our democracy -- even from people who care passionately about their position.
David Plouffe, Senior Advisor to the President, responds to some of your Advise the Advisor feedback.