David Axelrod, the political strategist behind the rise of President Obama, will write a memoir to be released in the fall of 2014, the New York Times reports.
By Frank Moraes On the other night's Rachel Maddow Show, David Axelrod explained that everything Obama has ever done or ever will again do is just right. We actual liberals just don't get it. We don't understand the bigger issues that Serious Democrats understand. Show More Summary
David Axelrod got up to explain why the dung sandwich served up in the president's budget yesterday actually was delicious tuna fish, and the kindly Rachel Maddow pretty much shredded his whole case on him.
Click here to view this media MSNBC analyst and former Obama advisor David Axelrod may not have been too happy with Rachel Maddow for her response to President Obama putting Social Security cuts on the table with his budget proposal, but she was exactly right here. Show More Summary
As Rachel outlined tonight and discussed with David Axelrod, President Obama faces the challenge of making an offer he thinks Republicans will take while remaining mindful of the strong disagreement from his base. It remains to be seen whether he can reconcile...
Tonight's guests include: Sen. Chris Murphy, (D) Connecticut, gave his first speech from the Senate floor today, and dedicated it to supporting gun reform measures in response to the Sandy Hook massacre David Axelrod, former senior advisor to President Obama and MSNBC political a …
David Axelrod, former senior advisor to President Obama, is joining the list of one-time Obama administration officials who will be penning memoirs next year, Penguin Press has announced.
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David Axelrod helped engineer President Obama’s victory. Penguin Press announced Axelrod’s book Tuesday. According to Penguin, Axelrod will write about his long friendship with Obama and offer his views on elections and government. Axelrod helped run Obama’s successful campaigns in 2008 and 2012 and worked as an adviser to the president during his first term. [...]
One of President Barack Obama’s top advisers and strategists during his first term has a book deal. David Axelrod is
Hillary Clinton isn’t the only high profile Obama first-termer to snag a book deal recently; David Axelrod has a book of his own on the way. His memoir is due out in the fall of 2014, months after Clinton’s book is expected to hit store shelves. “Over the past 30 years as a journalist, political [...]Show More Summary
David Axelrod, political strategist and former senior adviser to President Obama, is writing a memoir, Penguin announced today. Publication is set for the fall of 2014. “Over the past 30 years as a journalist, political consultant and senior advisor to the President, David Axelrod...
Ezra Klein has an even more interesting than usual column on feverish demand for the services of Obama campaign data wonks. After Obama’s reelection, former adviser David Axelrod recalls that “one of the first calls I got was, ‘Who are...Show More Summary
Written by Doug Powers “If you can dodge a wrench, you can dodge a question.” – Patches O’Houlihan, life coach to David Axelrod, Jay Carney and now Dick Durbin Last week, President Obama v2.013 said there is no immediate crisis in terms of debt. A few years ago, Obama v2.008 called $9 trillion worth [...]
Tonight's guests include: David Axelrod, former senior adviser to President Obama and now an NBC and MSNBC senior political strategist, and the Director of the University of Chicago's Institute of Politics Ezra Klein, columnist for the Washington Post and Bloomberg News and MSNBC …
David Axelrod makes the case for Florida to establish a four-year, renewable position as state poet laureate. With any luck, the program could begin by June 1. Florida has been absent a state poet since Edmund Skellings passed away in...Show More Summary
Former White House and Obama campaign adviser David Axelrod challenged Bob Woodward over the recent flap between him and White House adviser Gene Sperling, repeatedly questioning Woodward on whether he really felt "threatened." Over the past 15 hours, Woodward has backed off his claim that the White House threatened him. Show More Summary
Immediately after Bob Woodward appeared on Morning Joe today, MSNBC's David Axelrod mocked the longtime journalist's sequester dust-up, downplaying the ability of someone like Obama aide Gene Sperling to "intimidate" someone as legendary as Woodward.
David Axelrod has written Gene Sperling off as a political lightweight lacking the tonnage to have intimidated Bob Woodward in their dust-up over the sequester. Appearing on today's Morning Joe, Axelrod sarcastically asked "what is Gene Sperling going to do to Bob Woodward? Bob Woodward, who faced down H.R. Show More Summary
MSNBC's decision to hire former top Obama advisers Robert Gibbs and David Axelrod has resulted in more pearl-clutching than a Polaner All-Fruit audition, but the network's treatment of Gibbs, thus far, belies the most common criticism. Show More Summary