Former White House counsel Kathryn Ruemmler told the president this week he should take her name out of consideration for the post of attorney general.
The federal government is considering altering protocols for doctors and health-care workers who return to the U.S. from West Africa, the New York governor said.
When White House officials learned Friday that Pham would be released, they contacted NIH “to let her know that the president was interested in meeting her if she felt up to it.”
Pham went to the Oval Office Friday.
The latest suspect’s rapid capture posed a marked contrast to the Secret Service’s handling of a similar incident in Sept.
The president told reporters he had spoken Wednesday to co-workers of the two Texas infected with Ebola to praise their work.
From one crisis to the next, the president has turned to outsiders to right the government’s course.
White House Ebola czar Ron Klain starts work Wednesday.
Mr. Piltz said Bush officials edited reports to minimize the link between human activity and climate change.
Former Biden aide Ron Klain will lead the U.S. response, but the GOP questions his pedigree.