This evening, President Obama wrote the below message to the White House email list to announce his trip to Elkhart, Indiana on Wednesday, June 1st and reflect on the economic progress we've made in both Elkhart and across the country...Show More Summary
FBI Director James Comey has again drawn the wrath of the White House for calling attention to the rising violence in urban areas. Homicides increased 9 percent in the largest 63 cities in the first quarter of 2016; nonfatal shootings were up 21 percent, according to a Major Cities Chiefs Association survey. Those increases come...
Hey friends! I am so proud to be a technology advisor for the the White House Foster Care and Technology Hackathon this week! While I'm participating in this event and advising as a private citizen, there is a Microsoft team. Here is...Show More Summary
Josh Rosner, managing director of Graham Fisher & Co, and co-author of Reckless Endangerment: How Outsized Ambition, Greed, and Corruption Created the Worst Financial Crisis of Our Time. ~~~ Last week, 53 documents pertaining to the government’s 2012 decision to impose a Net Worth Sweep on Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac were unsealed. Show More Summary
The other night I was on television discussing Hillary's assertion that Donald Trump is not qualified to be President and his remarks about her wanting Bill in the White House so 'she can keep an eye on him.' With seconds left in the segment, the interviewer asked me to name one of Hillary Clinton's accomplishments. Show More Summary
Usually when the words ?petition? and ?gaming? are used together in the same sentence, a lot of the outside world assumes it's over something silly or inconsequential. However, the latest petition couldn't be more significant to the actual growth of gaming's fastest growing market: eSports.Click To Continue Reading
Not a lot of people would have the guts to do this in Washington D.C. but one man drove an AWESOME Trump-themed Lambo right up to the White House. It’s
Most Democrats and the Obama White House oppose the legislation, calling it an attack on environmental laws and are angry that Republicans are claiming it is needed to fight the mosquitoes that can transmit Zika. "[...] most mosquito control districts and federal and state agencies already have authority... Show More Summary
Back in March, President Obama said that he was looking to stay in D.C. after his presidency ended. This was, in part, for practical reasons--his...
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How and when black people use the N-word has been a point of contention forever, as we saw most recently with Larry Wilmore at the 2016 White House Correspondents' Dinner. Oprah is notoriously not a fan, to the point where she doesn't allow anyone to use the word in her ... More »
For those too young to remember, "Vince Foster" was Vince Foster, a close friend of the Clintons and law partner with Hillary Clinton who came to Washington with the First Couple to work in the White House Counsel's office. Foster'sShow More Summary
Recently saw Martin Sheen's youtube video asking for the White House for the justice for Bhopal. He also asked to sign a petition. I would really like to commend this gesture that even after so many years, people still remember the Bhopal Gas Tragedy, often called the Hiroshima of the Chemical Industry. Show More Summary
Steve Weissman in The Hill: As the White House pursues its public campaign to persuade the Senate to consider Garland’s nomination, it should ask him to explain to senators and the public why he joined the SpeechNow opinion and what … Continue reading ?
“Very fishy.” — Donald Trump, quoted by the Washington Post, describing the 1993 death of former Clinton White House aide Vincent Foster.
Via @PaulWaugh Bristol Post report of giant mural in cityhttps://t.co/JtI6NKIGVk pic.twitter.com/Z2SGOLDVji — Mike Smithson (@MSmithsonPB) May 24, 2016 Winner 2016 White House Race Next CON leader
Could Bernie Sanders put Mitt Romney in the White House? I haven’t gotten my 2012 and 2016 wires crossed; I have a theory that’s slightly more realistic than a Donald Trump presidency seemed a year ago. As it stands now, it seems almost inconceivable that Sanders could become the Democratic nominee...
Two dozen Guantanamo Bay detainees could be transferred to several foreign states by the end of July, as this move was approved by the White House, according to media reports.
The White House had requested the meeting as a signal to Vietnam’s Communist government that the United States cares about human rights in the country.
[...] changes made by Democrats in recent days ensure the measure will protect families and communities from toxic substances, Pelosi said in a statement with House Democratic Whip Steny Hoyer of Maryland and Rep. Frank Pallone of New...Show More Summary