White House press secretary Psaki to leave post next year

White House press secretary Jen Psaki has revealed she intends to leave the post “in a year from now or about a year from now.” In a podcast interview with former Obama campaign and White House colleague David Axelrod, Psaki said she doesn’t “want to miss moments” with her young children and indicated that she had agreed with President Joe Biden’s transition team that she would serve in the role, in which she helms the White House daily press briefing, for about one year.

Market Pulse Stories are Rapid-fire, short news bursts on stocks and markets as they move. Visit MarketWatch.com for more information on this news.