Obama is appointing Intel Corp.'s CEO Paul Otellini as an adviser. Otellini, a republican, has been an Obama critic.
After a difficult courtship, the Democratic president and Republican CEO have found common ground on innovation and education. Obama this morning will appoint Otellini to the President's Council on Jobs and Competitiveness, adding a top-tier name from the tech industry to a new group charged with boosting U.S. economic performance. More at the Oregonian