White House Aide Resigns Over Flyover


Obama accepts resignation of Military Office Director Caldera, who signed off on last month’s Air Force One photo op over NYC.

“It has become a distraction in the important work you are doing as president.” Caldera’s letter to the president here (pdf).

Obama’s statement here and internal review here (pdfs).

Earlier: Sec. Gates apologizes for incident.

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