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.
By Joel Gehrke | 12/03/13 02:32 PM
With the 2012 election now over, President Obama's team no longer feels the need to adopt a feel-your-pain pose regarding Detroit. "Is the president going to let Detroit go bankrupt?" Fox News' Ed Henry asked White House press secretary Jay Carney. "Ed, I think that happened awhile ago,"...
By Philip Klein | 12/02/13 06:30 PM
Obama administration officials insisted Monday that the tech team overseeing fixes to the troubled federal healthcare.gov website had resolved most of the errors plaguing the enrollment information being sent to insurers. But insurers haven’t yet noticed a difference, according to a...
By Meghashyam Mali | 12/02/13 03:07 PM
The United States does not accept China's declaration of an air defense zone over disputed islands in the East China Sea, the White House said on Monday. “We don't accept the legitimacy of what China just announced,” press secretary Jay Carney told reporters, calling the move a...
By Meghashyam Mali | 12/02/13 02:28 PM
The White House on Monday said President Obama believes that the healthcare.gov website has been “significantly improved” but understands work remains to fix the online insurance marketplaces.
By Brian Hughes | 11/22/13 02:06 PM
White House press secretary Jay Carney made clear Friday that President Obama would not sign an immigration bill unless it was comprehensive, a declaration made days after the president said he was open to a possible piecemeal approach. "In the end, this has to be comprehensive," Carney told...
By Meghashyam Mali | 11/22/13 01:25 PM
White House press secretary Jay Carney on Friday dismissed suggestions that the passage of the “nuclear option” in the Senate could open the door to President Obama more easily firing officials involved in the botched rollout of his health care reform law. “We’ve addressed that issue...
By Brian Hughes | 11/21/13 02:58 PM
The White House Correspondents' Association and other media organizations in a letter Thursday demanded that the administration end its practice of barring photojournalists from events where President Obama's surrogates release photos of their own. In the age of new media, the White House has...
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 Susan Crabtree | 11/19/13 03:46 PM
“Flags were raised throughout the development of the website. ... But nobody anticipated the size and scope of the problems we experienced once the site was launched,” White House spokesman Jay Carney told reporters Tuesday at his daily briefing.
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