(AP Photo/Susan Walsh)
(AP Photo/Susan Walsh)

In a surprise move Friday, President Obama announced during the White House briefing, that Press Secretary Jay Carney is leaving his post. The President says Deputy Press Secretary Josh Earnest will take Carney's place. Carney says he'll leave likely in mid-June.

LISTEN below to President Obama's announcement at Friday's White House briefing:

(AP Photo/Susan Walsh)
(AP Photo/Susan Walsh)