Obama Names Ron Klain His New ‘Ebola Czar’

According to reports, lawyer and politcal operative Ron Klain will be appointed as Ebola Czar by Presidnet Obama. NEW YORK - MAY 13: Ron Klain and actor Kevin Spacey attends the HBO Films premiere of
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Ron Klain will be appointed Ebola Czar, according to the AFP. Klain, who previously served as Al Gore’s chief of staff, will be responsible for managing the bureaucratic aspects of the Ebola response, including coordinating efforts between “the Department of Health and Human Services, the Pentagon, the State Department, the National Security Council, the World Bank, the World Health Organization, President Obama’s office, private stakeholders, and many, many more.”