Axelrod: Jarrett Withdrew From Senate Contention Because Obama Wanted Her In WH | Talking Points Memo

Looks like David Axelrod is trying to push back against talk that Valerie Jarrett, a close friend and adviser to Barack Obama, may have abruptly pulled out of the contest for the president-elect’s Senate seat because she had an idea of how the governor was approaching the task of filling the seat.

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