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Cecelia Munoz Appointed New White House Domestic Policy Council Director

Munoz replaces Melody Barnes as top domestic policy adviser.

Key Obama Aide Bids Farewell to the West Wing and Hello to Life

Melody Barnes reflects on three years at the White House.
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Early Education Gets a Boost

Help may be on the way for parents of some young students.

Obama Pushes New Head Start Rules

New rules seek to promote accountability in early education.
Melody Barnes - Melody Barnes, director of the White House Domestic Policy Council, is a key economic advisor to President Obama and has spearheaded education as an economic issue.(Photo: Alex Wong/Getty Images)

Melody Barnes Will Soon Leave the White House

Barnes will consider private-sector options.