Sunday, November 9, 2008

The woman behind the man

No, not Michelle Obama, but Valerie Jarrett. One of the most important people you never heard of.

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Hired Michelle Obamain 1991, who then introduced her to her fiance Barack.
Was Financial Cair for Obama 2004 Senate campaign.
Is now co-chair of the transition commitee.
Obama is quoted as saying "I don't make any major decisions without asking her about them."

She will be a major influence on national policy, either behind the scene or as a cabinet member.

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