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Following Daley's decision not to run, President Obama recommended his Chief of Staff, Rahm Emanuel, for Chicago Mayor on Thursday: "I think he would be an excellent mayor."
That's when President Barack Obama will make a "personnel announcement" from the White House Rose Garden.
Press Secretary Robert Gibbs declined to engage in specifics, but indicated that the president would announce Emanuel's departure while likely naming Peter Rouse, a senior adviser, to fill his post.
Emanuel is expected to return to Chicago Monday to begin a mayoral "listening tour."
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