Budget Director Peter Orszag To Step Down From Post
White House Office of Management and Budget Director Peter Orszag plans to step down from his post in the Obama administration. Orszag, who is expected to leave his job in July, would be the first member of President Obama's Cabinet to depart. Orszag -- who did not plan to stay in the position more than two years -- likely will join a think tank, according to colleagues.
- "Orszag To Resign as White House Budget Director" (Shear/O'Keefe, Washington Post, 6/22).
- "Orszag To Bail Next Month; Likely Successors Are Inside" (Allen, Politico, 6/21).
- "Budget Director Orszag To Resign in July" (Needham, "On The Money," The Hill, 6/21).