Rove leaving, after helping orchestrate the largest election loss for Republicans since 1992. Karl is heading home to spend time eating Christian babies. Wall Street Journal
Question is: Why?
Inside the White House he is much, much more powerful. Karl Rove Deputy White House Chief of Staff is probably the 2 or 3rd most powerful man in America. As ex-deputy he aint got no juice. Why not just ride out the term sitting in the White House?