So Rahm, Farewell: A Salute To Rahm Emanuel’s Time In Washington

1||At the White House on October 1, 2010, President Obama announced that White House Chief of Staff Rahm Emanuel was resigning his position to run for major of Chicago.

What follows is a gallery of images chronicling Emanuel’s time in the White House and Washington.||Roger L. Wollenberg/UPI/Newscom&&

2||Listening to President Barack Obama during a press conference on June 23, 2009|| Olivier Douliery/Abaca Press/MCT/Newscom&&

3||With his wife, Amy.|| Photo by Jeff Malet /

4||Speaking with guests at a White House to celebrate Lesbian Gay Bisexual and Transgender (LGBT) Pride Month June 22, 2010.||Brendan Smialowski/Sipa Press/Newscom&&

5||With his son at a White House picnic for members of Congress on June 8, 2010.|| Gary Fabiano/Sipa Press/Newscom&&

6||In the Oval Office on July 17, 2009.||Pete Souza/Official White House Flickr &&

7||One of his infamous listening postures, September 10, 2010.|| Andrew Harrer /Pool via CNP/Newscom&&

8||At the commemoration of the D-Day landings on June 6, 2009. ||David Silpa/UPI/Newscom&&

9||Then-Rep.Emanuel spoke to reporters after a television appearance on August 5, 2007||g49/ZUMA Press/Newscom&&

10||With President Obama in the Oval Office on June 16, 2009||Pete Souza/Official White House Flickr&&

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12||With Secretary of State Hillary Clinton on June 16, 2009||Pete Souza/Official White House Flickr&&

13||Waiting for fireworks on July 4th, 201.||g49/ZUMA Press/Newscom&&

14||Looking on at a press conference in the Rose Garden on August 7, 2009.||Olivier Douliery/MCT/Newscom&&

15||Reading USA Today in the Oval Office on April 24, 2009.||Pete Souza/Official White House Flickr&&

16||With Homeland Security Secretary Janet Napolitano listening to Obama welcome Mexican President Felipe Calderón of Mexico on May 19, 2010.||Ron Sachs – CNP/Newscom&&

17||With Rep. Joseph Crowley (D-NY) after Obama signed the health care reform bill into law on March 23, 2010.||Ron Sachs – CNP/Newscom&&

18||Speaking at the Global Cities Forum in Chicago on April 27, 2010.||Nancy Stone/MCT/Newscom&&

19||Listening to Obama on June 26, 2009.||Bill Zars/Rapport Press/Newscom&&

20||With Secretary of State Clinton and Vice President Joe Biden in the Oval Office on May 28, 2009||WASHINGTON POOL/SIPA/Newscom&&

21||With actress Eva Longoria Parker at the 2009 White House Correspondents Dinner.|| McMullan Co/SIPA/Newscom&&

22||Clearly amused.||zumaredwestphotos/ Newscom&&

23||At President Obama’s inauguration on Janurary 20, 2009.||2009 Owen DB/Black Star/Newscom&&

24||At the end of the news conference announcing his resignation on October 1, 2010.||Roger L. Wollenberg/UPI/Newscom&&