Peter Mikami Rouse (born April 15, 1946) is an American political consultant. He was interim White House Chief of Staff to U.S. President Barack Obama from 2010 to 2011. Rouse spent many years on Capitol Hill, becoming known as the "101st senator" during his tenure as Chief of Staff to Senate Democratic leader Tom Daschle.
|Counselor to the President|
January 13, 2011 – January 1, 2014
|Preceded by||Ed Gillespie (2009)|
|Succeeded by||John Podesta|
|Acting White House Chief of Staff|
October 1, 2010 – January 13, 2011
|Preceded by||Rahm Emanuel|
|Succeeded by||Bill Daley|
|Senior Advisor to the President|
January 20, 2009 – October 1, 2010
|Preceded by||Barry Jackson|
|Succeeded by||Brian Deese|
Peter Mikami Rouse
April 15, 1946
New Haven, Connecticut, U.S.
|Education||Colby College (BA)|
London School of Economics (MA)
Harvard University (MPA)
After Daschle lost his election, Rouse later became Chief of Staff for then-Senator Obama.
- "Obama's likely new staff chief was known as '101st senator'". mcclatchydc. Retrieved 2018-12-18.