Axelrod to run politics institute

January 19, 2012 5:08:32 AM PST
President Obama's top strategist, David Axelrod, is making plans for life after the November election.

Axelrod will reportedly announce Thursday that he will lead the new "Institute of Politics" at his alma mater, the University of Chicago.

He says his goal is to help a new generation of people active in politics and public life.