Barack Obama commuted Chelsea Manning’s 35 year sentence this Tuesday, setting her release for May 17, exactly four months later. According to the White House, President Obama’s decision to commute the sentence was due to her sentence...Show More Summary
Eight tumultuous years at the helm of American power have come and gone, and for President Barack Obama, this is finally the end. The president is spending his last full … Click to Continue »
WASHINGTON (AP) — Donald Trump enters the White House on Friday just as he entered the race for president: defiant, unfiltered, unbound by tradition and utterly confident in his chosen course. In the 10 weeks since his surprise election...Show More Summary
The big decisions and grand pronouncements are all behind him, but Obama is still in charge until President-elect Donald Trump takes the oath at noon on Friday. The only events on his public calendar were his presidential daily briefing...Show More Summary
Davos - Few people are more eager for Donald Trump's arrival in the White House than those who do business in Russia. Hacking scandals? They expect that to blow over. Conflict in Ukraine? An artificial problem invented by Barack Obama,...Show More Summary
“I will say that the thing I’m most proud of, Jake, is an administration now, acknowledging that we still have six days left or five days left, that has been historically free of scandal.” — White House chief of staff Denis McDonough, interview on CNN’s State of the Union, Jan. 15, 2017 “I’m proud of […]
Donald Trump is set to be sworn in as the 45th president of the United States on Friday, Inauguration Day 2017. Inauguration Day 2017 marks the conclusion of President-elect Donald Trump’s transition into the White House. It also marks the end of the committee’s search for performers for Inauguration 2017. Show More Summary
President Barack Obama should turn really focus on packing his bags and exiting the White House instead of North Korea’s human rights issues, said North Korean news outlet Korean Central
Long-time Barack Obama supporter Bruce Springsteen made one last gesture of solidarity with America’s outgoing president last week, with Backstreets reporting that Springsteen played a private concert in the White House’s East Room for Obama and his staff on January 12. Show More Summary
Obama Care has been a pressing subject even as it does nothing to do with business. But most big retailers give health insurance to full time employees. As Trump enters in the white house, Obama Care will be repealed and replaced. And the big question is how it will change under Donald Trump presidency.
ALL THE PRESIDENT’S CRITICS: Trump vs. Media Is Much More Than Meets the Eye. It’s not just the mainstream media that (for a change) will be battling the White House. Tom Kuntz categorizes the new opponents in the Fourth Estate, including the “Red and New” libertarians already worrying about the Trump administration’s fondness for civil asset forfeiture.
True and good American Bruce Springsteen played the concert you’d work your whole life to attend when he did a secret set for more than 200 White House staffers last week — just to thank them for their dedication these past eight years. Rolling Stone reports that The Boss played a ... More »
A few months ago, Barack Obama awarded Bruce Springsteen with the Presidential Medal Of Freedom. And last week, two days after Obama delivered his farewell address, Springsteen returned to the White House to play a private farewell concert for Obama and his staff. He played a 15-song acoustic solo set, joined only by Patti Scialfa…
President-elect Donald Trump, who rode his tweets all the way to the White House, told Fox News’ Ainsley Earhardt that he really doesn’t like to tweet, but does it to combat what he sees as a dishonest media. “Look, I don’t like tweeting, I have other things I can be doing. But I get very dishonest […]
The Trump Organization is pulling back on its promotion of the president-elect and his daughter Ivanka as the business takes steps to avoid conflicts of interest.
The Boss staged a surprise 15-song set at the East Room of the White House late last week.
(John Hinderaker) In his final press conference today, President Obama said to the White House press corps: You’re not supposed to be sycophants, you’re supposed to be skeptics, you’re supposed to ask me tough questions. You’re not supposed...Show More Summary
When President Donald Trump and the nation’s new first family walk into the White House following the inauguration ceremony they will not have a clue as to the mass transformation that just took place. In the five hours since President Obama and his family vacated their White House home, nothing short of magic will have... Show More Summary
Pete Souza reflects on eight years spent with President Obama and the two million images he shot