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May 24, 2012 12:00 AM

Josh Earnest went from baseball in Kansas City to hardball at White House

The 37-year-old Earnest, who grew up in Kansas City, Mo., is the principal deputy White House press secretary. Before Earnest even sets foot inside the White House gates and enters the West Wing, it’s his job to know what’s been said over the past 12 hours, who said it and what the fallout has been.

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