There are others in the mix, we’re told.
There remains a possibility that former White House senior energy and climate adviser Heather Zichal could return. President Obama was said to have asked her to stay on — and the possibility of her taking the CEQ job was said to have been discussed in order to get her to stay.
Obama is a big fan, although it is unclear if Zichal would want to reenter the administration. And you can expect new White House counselor John Podesta, whose portfolio includes climate change, to weigh in on the decision.