President Obama accepts resignation of Louis Caldera as Director of the White House Military Office

Style News Wire | 5/8/2009, 3:27 a.m.
The President has accepted the resignation of Louis Caldera as Director of the White House Military Office. Attached is Mr. ...

President Obama accepts resignation of Louis Caldera as Director of the White House Military Office

Statement from White House Press Secretary Robert Gibbs:

The President has accepted the resignation of Louis Caldera as Director of the White House Military Office. Attached is Mr. Caldera's resignation letter. Also attached is a report sought by the President and conducted by Jim Messina, deputy chief of staff, and a photo.

The President has asked his Deputy Chief of Staff Jim Messina and Defense Secretary Gates or his designee to jointly review the organizational structure of the White House Military Office and the reporting relationship of its components to the White House and the Air Force, and to make recommendations to him to ensure that such an incident never occurs again.