By Brian Hughes | 07/29/14 01:47 PM
The White House on Tuesday threw cold water on a pared-down Republican bill to address the crisis at the U.S.-Mexico border, dismissing the legislative package as insufficient and "arbitrary" just days before Congress is expected to leave town for an extended recess.
By Brian Hughes | 07/28/14 02:38 PM
The White House took aim Monday at newly elected House Majority Whip Steve Scalise, mocking the Louisiana Republican's criticism of President Obama's $3.7 billion funding request to address the crisis at the U.S.-Mexico border.
By Mark Tapscott | 07/28/14 08:52 AM
Second-term presidents rarely achieve as much as they did during their four years in office, either because top aides tire tend to be off their political game or because of external events.
By Brian Hughes | 07/25/14 03:59 PM
The White House Friday stood behind its assertions that Republicans seriously wanted to impeach President Obama, even though Speaker John Boehner has repeatedly dismissed the possibility.
By Michael Barone | 07/23/14 02:44 PM
Words mean what they say. That's the basis for the decision of the U.S. Court of Appeals for the D.C. Circuit in Halbig v. Burwell invalidating the Internal Revenue Service regulation approving subsidies for Obamacare consumers in states with federal health insurance exchanges.
By Susan Crabtree | 07/22/14 12:29 PM
The White House's top spokesman brushed aside the impact of a court ruling invalidating the federal government's ability to provide Obamacare subsidies, saying the Obama administration is confident that its legal case will prevail on appeal.
By Kevin Daley | 07/21/14 05:54 PM
White House press secretary Josh Earnest on Monday criticized a Washington Post story for its reliance on anonymous sourcing.
By Blake Seitz | 07/17/14 03:11 PM
President Obama's actions have "substantially improved the tranquility of the global community," press secretary Josh Earnest says. Here are five places where it's not so.
By Susan Crabtree | 07/16/14 04:13 PM
The White House appears to be backing away from its claim that the border remains secure in the face of the spiraling border crisis in Texas.
By Brian Hughes | 07/15/14 06:24 PM
Josh Earnest hasn't been on the job as White House press secretary for long. But he's already mastered the art of creatively not answering reporters' questions.
By Brian Hughes | 07/15/14 02:20 PM
The White House on Tuesday insisted that it was appropriate to place the blame solely on Republicans for Washington gridlock, even as the GOP moves ahead on a highway-funding bill backed by President Obama.
By Lisa Ruhl | 07/14/14 04:03 PM
President Obama has set his sights on infrastructure this week. Kicking things off, the White House released a report and an interactive map detailing the highway system in the U.S. and why it needs to be funded and fixed.
By Susan Crabtree | 07/12/14 10:07 AM
The top White House spokesman on Friday tried to staunch a torrent of snarky commentary this week poking fun at President Obama's assertion that he wasn't interested in a border â€œphoto op."
By Brian Hughes | 07/11/14 02:05 PM
Even the White House has something to say about LeBron James' Cleveland homecoming.
By Spencer Brown | 07/07/14 06:25 PM
Children from Central America are crossing our southern border by the hundreds, Iraq is a smoldering mess, and it's hard to say how long it might be until Israel and Palestine declare all out war, but first, some important news on presidential Twitter protocol.
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