October 22nd, 2010
11:48 AM ET
8 years ago

White House Dispatch: Obama confidant to take on new role

Washington (CNN)–President Obama is staying "in the family" to fill another vacancy in the White House.

Denis McDonough, who has been one of his most trusted advisors and is a full time resident of the president's tight inner circle, is being tapped as deputy national security advisor.

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