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Jennifer Psaki

Jennifer Psaki is the Deputy Assistant to the President of the United States and the Deputy White House Communications Director.

Jennifer Psaki

Jennifer Rene Psaki was the Deputy Assistant to the President of the United States and the Deputy White House Communications Director. A native of Polish descent fromGreenwich, Connecticut, Psaki graduated from the College of William & Mary in 2000. A report by Judicial Watch released July 14, 2011, revealed Psaki wrote in an official White House email "I am putting some dead fish in the fox cubby – just cause." In an October 22, 2009, email referring to a report by Fox News Channel anchor Bret Baier noting the exclusion of the network from the pool, Psaki misspelled the anchor's name and wrote to Jenni LeCompte, then-Assistant Secretary for Public Affairs in the Treasury Department and fellow White House colleagues, "…brett baier just did a stupid piece on it -- but he is a lunatic".