Rahm Emanuel at White House today

November 16, 2012

Chicago Mayor Rahm Emanuel returned to the White House today to meet with the president, vice president and a few heads of federal agencies. News reports say the former White House chief of staff was seen entering the West Wing this morning about 10 a.m.  

The Chicago Sun-Times reported that Emanuel will meet with President Obama and Vice President Biden, as well as Transportation Secretary Ray LaHood and Energy Secretary Steven Chu. 

A spokeswoman for Emanuel told a Chicago NBC affiliate that "The mayor is meeting with government officials to discuss a variety of issues facing Chicago."

Josh Hicks covers the federal government and anchors the Federal Eye blog. He reported for newspapers in the Detroit and Seattle suburbs before joining the Post as a contributor to Glenn Kessler’s Fact Checker blog in 2011.
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