By Meghashyam Mali | 11/22/13 11:47 AM
The White House on Thursday hit back at claims from media organizations that they have not allowed sufficient access to photojournalists by tweeting a picture of President Obama being photographed by the press in the Oval Office.
By Meghashyam Mali | 11/21/13 03:24 PM
President Obama on Thursday backed the Senate's decision to trigger the “nuclear option” and change its filibuster rules, saying it was necessary to stop the Republican Party's “pattern of obstruction.” “I support the step a majority of senators took to change the way Washington is...
By Meghashyam Mali | 11/21/13 12:15 PM
“Yes, I do,” said Biden, during a visit to a sandwich shop in downtown D.C., where reporters asked him if he backed the filibuster reforms. Reid on Thursday said he was prepared to propose a change to rules that would block Republicans from forcing a 60-vote threshold and filibustering any...
By Meghashyam Mali | 11/21/13 08:45 AM
An email thread shows top administration technology officials worried just days before the launch of healthcare.gov that problems with the website could botch the Obamacare rollout and invite a firestorm of media criticism.
By Meghashyam Mali | 11/20/13 09:26 PM
President Obama on Wednesday praised the legacy of former President John F. Kennedy, who was killed nearly 50 years ago this week. At a black-tie dinner for recipients of the Presidential Medal of Freedom, which Obama awarded earlier today, the president paid tribute to Kennedy's "square jawed...
By Meghashyam Mali | 11/20/13 07:38 PM
President Obama on Wednesday met with state insurance regulators as the administration looks to win support for a plan to help millions of Americans who could lose their health coverage because of Obamacare. “The president reiterated the administration’s commitment to working in close...
By Meghashyam Mali | 11/20/13 04:37 PM
Secretary of State John Kerry on Wednesday announced that negotiators had finalized the language for an Afghan security pact outlining the role of American troops after 2014 and denied the deal included a U.S. "apology" for its conduct in the war. “We reached an agreement as to the final...
By Meghashyam Mali | 11/20/13 07:49 AM
President Obama's approval rating and support for his signature health care law have dropped to new lows in yet another poll, which also finds the public skeptical of the administration's efforts to fix the botched Obamacare website.
By Meghashyam Mali | 11/19/13 06:15 PM
White House press secretary Jay Carney on Tuesday declined to deny reports that President Obama will write a letter acknowledging U.S. mistakes in the Afghanistan war as part of a security agreement with Kabul. Carney said he would not “comment on presidential correspondence." He addressed...
By Meghashyam Mali | 11/19/13 11:39 AM
White House senior adviser Dan Pfeiffer on Tuesday downplayed criticism over President Obama's decision not to speak at Gettysburg National Cemetery on the anniversary of President Lincoln's historic address there. “It didnt [sic] work schedule-wise,” tweeted Pfeiffer in an online exchange...
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