David Plouffe is an American political strategist best known as the campaign manager for Barack Obama's successful 2008 presidential campaign. A long-time Democratic Party campaign consultant, he was a partner at the party-aligned campaign consulting firm AKPD Message and Media, which he joined in 2000. Plouffe was an outside senior advisor to Obama since the president's first day in office and was then appointed as a Senior Advisor to the President in 2011 following the resignation of David Axelrod, who went on to start Obama's reelection campaign. Wikipedia*
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David Plouffe has 18 videos in the C-SPAN Video Library; the first appearance was a 2000 Forum as an Official for the Democratic Congressional Campaign Committee. The year with the most videos was 2008 with five videos. Most appearances with Steven Schmidt (5), David Axelrod (5), Ralph J. Begleiter (3). Most common tags: Presidential Campaign, Obama.