By Joel Gehrke | 12/12/13 02:53 PM
White House reporters claimed today that President Obama has been less transparent than George W. Bush, but White House press secretary Jay Carney said they're wrong. "Anyone here can tell you that there's less access than under the Bush administration," CNN's Brianna Keilar told Carney during...
By Meghashyam Mali | 12/12/13 02:47 PM
White House press secretary Jay Carney on Thursday vowed to work on providing “more access” after a contentious briefing where members of the press corps questioned the limits on photojournalists during President Obama's recent trip to South Africa. “We are working and have been working...
By Meghashyam Mali | 12/12/13 02:07 PM
The White House on Thursday said it expected Congress to quickly extend unemployment insurance early next year if lawmakers leave Washington before the deadline for expiring jobless benefits. "Unfortunately, the House is leaving tomorrow. They've made clear that they go on recess for the...
By Susan Crabtree | 12/06/13 04:01 PM
The White House stressed the importance of passing a new round of unemployment insurance before Congress leaves on its holiday break next week but did not insist that it be part of any budget deal lawmakers on Capitol Hill are finalizing. Unemployment benefits for nearly 1.3 million people are...
By Byron York | 12/05/13 06:30 PM
One striking thing about the new White House Obamacare promotion campaign is that so far it hasn't had much to say about the central focus of Obamacare, which is helping Americans buy affordable health insurance. Look at the cases President Obama has highlighted. There are young people who say...
By Susan Crabtree | 12/05/13 03:35 PM
A State Department spokeswoman confirmed that a U.S. citizen who was teaching at an international school was shot and killed in Benghazi, Libya, on Thursday but declined to provide further details out of respect for the person's privacy.
By Susan Crabtree | 12/05/13 03:15 PM
White House spokesman Jay Carney held up the comments of a GOP insurance commissioner in Georgia as a "particularly egregious example" of Republicans who are trying to “sabotage” Obamacare. During remarks to a Republican women's club meeting, Georgia Insurance and Safety Fire Commissioner...
By Meghashyam Mali | 12/05/13 03:02 PM
The White House on Thursday admitted that President Obama had lived with his uncle Onyango “Omar” Obama in the mid-1980s, after previously denying that the two had ever met.
By Susan Crabtree | 12/03/13 03:19 PM
The White House tried to reassure those who have already signed up for Obamacare that website bugs will not prevent them from being covered come January.
By Charlie Spiering | 12/03/13 02:56 PM
White House Press Secretary Jay Carney today described President Obama's uncle and his deportation hearing as a "a legal matter," and said reporters should direct their questions to the Justice Department.
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