Jeffrey Zients

US President Barack Obama with Jeffrey Zients.  (credit: MANDEL NGAN/AFP/Getty Images)

Obama Taps His ‘Mr. Fix-It’ to Help Health Care Site

As the president’s health care website continues to be plagued by a rash of technical problems that have turned it into an administration embarrassment, who has Obama called for help? His Mr. Fix-it.


File photo of President Barack Obama. (credit: Mark Wilson/Getty Images)

Obama Nominates 3 to Cabinet-Level Positions

President Barack Obama filled in more pieces of his second term leadership team Monday, nominating a trio of new advisers to lead the Energy Department, Environmental Protection Agency and budget office.


The White House is seen during the annual national Hanukkah menorah lighting ceremony on the White House Ellipse. (credit: MANDEL NGAN/AFP/Getty Images)

OMB Acting Director to Light National Menorah

Jeffrey Zients, the acting head of the Office of Management and Budget, will light the National Menorah near the White House.