Posts Tagged ‘David Plouffe’
Good morning FishbowlDC! MSNBC threw Jeff Corwin a party at Occidental last night to celebrate “100 Heartbeats,” a book and documentary on endangered species and climate change.
What we know and what we’re reading this Friday the 13th…
A beaver urinated on a CBS correspondent on yesterday’s “Early Show.” The must-see clip.
Layoffs at AP.
DC media types like Chris Matthews, Candy Crowley and Richard Wolffe, and Team Obama- David Axelrod, Robert Gibbs, David Plouffe- all make frequent appearances, but Cho, the former campaign staffer turned admin staffer, was filmed working early morning hours in his boxer shorts. Now that is dedication. He tells FBDC, “I did it for him, I did it for America.”
“We always hoped to get the opportunity to show it,” Norton said in comments after the film aired. “I look around the room and think this is our government now,” he said to laughter.
It was standing room only at the Park at Fourteenth– the White House’s Tommy Vietor, Jon Favreau and Obama’s Iowa political director Mike Blake were there, as well as NYT‘s Jeff Zeleny and Chicago Sun-Times Lynn Sweet, who were all featured in the HBO documentary.
“Shower scene is coming up,” Vietor joked, maybe one too many times. “That line is getting old” was friends’ response.
Photos continue after the jump…
President Obama’s campaign manager David Plouffe made his first book appearance yesterday on NBC’s “Meet the Press.” The Swamp hears he’s set to make one of his next appearances this week on Fox’s “On the Record” with Greta Van Susteren.
David Gregory asked Plouffe about the relationship between the White House and Fox News on yesterday’s show. Excerpts and video after the jump.
• We told you late yesterday David Plouffe will be joining David Gregory on “Meet the Press” this Sunday. President Obama’s presidential campaign manager will be discussing his new book, “The Audacity to Win,” which hits stands next Tuesday. We also learned today Treasury Secretary Timothy Geithner will join the program.
Good morning FishbowlDC! What we know and what we’re reading this Thursday morning…
“GMA” has unveiled a new homepage.
Big layoffs at Forbes.
Time mag has an exclusive excerpt from David Plouffe‘s book “The Audacity to Win.” On the Vice Presidential choice, Plouffe writes: “Barack continued to be intrigued by Hillary. ‘I still think Hillary has a lot of what I am looking for in a VP,’ he said to us ‘… I think Bill may be too big a complication. If I picked her, my concern is that there would be more than two of us in the relationship.’ Neither Ax nor I were fans of the Hillary option.”
More cuts are expected at AP by the end of 2009.
And get a peek inside the MTV “Real World” house.
The book “Mrs. O: The Face of Fashion Democracy” chronicles Michelle Obama’s fashion rise.
President Obama’s 2008 presidential campaign manager David Plouffe will do his first interview since writing his new book “The Audacity to Win” this Sunday on NBC’s “Meet the Press” with David Gregory.
“The Audacity to Win: The Inside Story and Lessons of Barack Obama’s Historic Victory” is scheduled to hit stands next Tuesday, November 3rd.