Author Chris Whipple on White House Chiefs of Staff: ‘It’s not you speaking, it’s the president’

Chris Whipple, The Gatekeepers (

Chris Whipple is the author of The Gatekeepers, a WGN favorite already. He tells John about previous presidencies and the many actors who stood behind the curtain, and got it done. One of those important elements whom he writes about in his book is Mayor Rahm Emanuel, Obama’s former Chief of Staff.