11:46 - 08 February, 2005
Over and Out
SOURCE: Karl Rove becomes deputy chief of staff in addition to retaining his title as senior adviser to the president... Rove will continue to oversee politics but also be in charge of the 4 WH councils -- the national security council, the national economic counsel, etc...
DETROIT (Reuters) - President Bush's senior adviser, Karl Rove, will take on a wider role in developing and coordinating policy in the president's second term, the White House announced on Tuesday.
Rove, who was Bush's top political strategist during his 2000 and 2004 presidential campaigns, will become a deputy White House chief of staff in charge of coordinating policy between the White House Domestic Policy Council, National Economic Council, National Security Council and Homeland Security Council.
Rove will continue to oversee White House strategy to advance Bush's agenda and will "make sure we have an open and fair process for the development of policy and to make sure the policy is complementary and consistent with the various councils," White House spokesman Scott McClellan said.
"He is one of the president's most trusted advisers who has played an integral role in strategy and policy development for a long time," McClellan said.
Scary Ain't it?
Be Afraid....Be Very Afraid...
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