Secretary of State John Kerry’s longtime, trusted aide, David Wade has stepped down from his position as Chief of Staff. David Wade has been aide to John Kerry in a variety of capacities since he joined Kerry’s Senate staff in 1997 as a speechwriter. Show More Summary
Governor Kate Brown has named her successor. Oregon's next Secretary of State is Jeanne Atkins. Largely unknown to the general public, Atkins is a well-known and respected professional in the political world. She was chief of staff to Jeff Merkley when he was Speaker of the House and recently retired as his state director in his U.S. Show More Summary
On Scandal, a presidential election has been rigged, a woman has gnawed a tracking device out of her arm, and the Republican president's gay chief of staff is engaged to a prostitute. All inherently more believable than the moppet hair glued onto Lena Dunham's scalp for her upcoming guest role. Read more...
What I learned as his chief of staff.
US Joint Chiefs of Staff Chairman Martin Dempsey said that the United States could send special operations forces to accompany Iraqis or the new Syrian forces in fight with the ISIL militants.
Venture capitalist John Doerr took the stand Tues. March 3, 2015 in a trial to determine whether his firm, Kleiner Perkins, discriminated against Ellen Pao, his former chief of staff, whom he had mentored. Elizabeth Weise reports.
A decade after hiring Ellen Pao as his technical chief of staff, prominent venture capitalist John Doerr faced her in court Tuesday, defending Kleiner Perkins Caufield & Byers against Pao’s claims of sex discrimination and retaliati...
US Joint Chiefs of Staff Chairman General Martin Dempsey said that the United States should consider providing Ukraine with lethal defensive military aid in coordination with other NATO members.
The Co-operative Bank just lost a senior member of staff that was charged with the task with turning around the beleaguered lender. The Co-op Bank confirmed to Business Insider that Bob Rickert, the chief financial officer at the lender, left the company last week after less than 18 months into the job. Show More Summary
“Five, 10, 15, 20 years from now, you’ll be executing our future strategy to meet complex problems we have around the world,” said Army Chief of Staff Gen. Ray Odierno. The general spoke Feb. 26, to an audience of 84 […]
According to a new poll, the runoff race between Chicago Mayor Rahm Emanuel (D) and his little known challenger, Chuy Garcia, is now a dead heat. Emanuel, who previously served as President Barack Obama’s chief of staff, posted support...Show More Summary
ABC News made it official this morning, naming Cecilia Vega and Tom Llamas anchors of ABC World News Tonight Saturday and Sunday editions. ABC News chief James Goldston’s memo to staff: Team, I have exciting news to share about our “World...Show More Summary
By David Goodner Energy Transfer Partners, a Fortune 500 corporation attempting to build a controversial crude oil pipeline through the state of Iowa, has hired Governor Terry Branstad´s former chief of staff to lobby on its behalf at...Show More Summary
"I can't imagine that either a President Spacey [on House of Cards] or the president's chief of staff on Scandal could really get away with murder. I wish I'd known about that when I was in office.â€¦You know, think of all the opportunities...Show More Summary
Four years ago, I was surprised by how early in the evening on election night President Barack Obama's former chief of staff Rahm Emanuel won the mayoral race in Chicago, a city whose elections are historically famous for long count...
In the 46th Ward's aldermanic election last week, candidate (and former chief of staff to Helen Shiller) Denice Davis finished third, while James Cappleman and Amy Crawford will meet in a runoff on April 7th. The day after the election, Ms. Show More Summary
Rep. Tulsi Gabbard's (D-Hawaii) new chief of staff -- a business owner with no government experience -- is raising eyebrows in the state. Gabbard's announcement on Tuesday that she had named Kainoa Ramananda Penaroza, 30, to the influential...Show More Summary
Bruce Coppa remembers well the first call he received as former Gov. Neil Abercrombie’s chief of staff. It was about a man who had just threatened to blow up a plane at the Honolulu International Airport. By the time Coppa picked up, the crisis had been averted. Show More Summary
CHICAGO (AP) — Chicago Mayor Rahm Emanuel failed to capture a majority of the vote Tuesday in his bid for a second term, an embarrassment for the former White House chief of staff who now faces a runoff against Cook County Commissioner Jesus "Chuy" Garcia.
Admiral Tomoshisa Takei, chief of staff of Japan Maritime Self-Defense Force (JMSDF) is holding high-level talks with the Armed Forces of the Philippines