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White House Correspondents Association Wants More Journalists at Annual Dinner

Politico reported on Wednesday that the White House Correspondents Association (WHCA) issued a memo to media organizations encouraging them to bring more real journalists and fewer celebrities to their annual dinner: An important priority for us is making sure that as many of your hard-working journalists who actually cover the White House, and are members […]

Note to White House Correspondents Association That Wants More White House Correspondents at Its Dinner

I read this article ("White House Correspondents' Association Wants More White House Correspondents At Dinner") and thought I should respond (yes, I brought Sharon and Ozzy Osbourne to the dinner years ago and many other big celebrities. Show More Summary

White House Correspondents' Association Wants More White House Correspondents At Dinner

NEW YORK –- The White House Correspondents' Association is urging news organizations to resist jockeying for celebrity guests for April’s annual dinner and try to invite more actual White House correspondents, according to a Wednesday...Show More Summary

Cecily Strong Picked for Correspondents Dinner

Saturday Night Live cast member Cecily Strong will headline the White House Correspondents Association's annual dinner in April. The 30-year-old comedian, who had a stint on the SNL Weekend Update desk, will be the fourth woman to host the event in its 82-year history.

SNL's Cecily Strong to Host White House Correspondents' Dinner

The entertainment for the White House CorrespondentsAssociation dinner in the spring has been announced. Cecily Strong, Saturday Night Live cast member and co-anchor of the show's “Weekend Update” will headline the event, reports The Hill. Show More Summary

Harsh Words | Smart and Strong | Good Luck

TVNewser: Fox News’ Brit Hume called Al Sharpton ”a tax cheat and a crook” mainly because it seems like he is indeed both of those. FishbowlDC: SNL’s Cecily Strong will host next year’s White House CorrespondentsAssociation dinner....Show More Summary

SNL’s Cecily Strong to Host 2015 White House Correspondents’ Dinner

last monthNews : Mediaite

She may have gotten the boot from Saturday Night Live's Weekend Update desk after just one year, but Cecily Strong just scored a major career victory by landing the hosting gig for next year's White House Correspondents' Association dinner.

SNL's Favorite Drunk Girl to Host White House Correspondents' Dinner

Cecily Strong, former Weekend Update cohost andfamous channeler of the girl you wish you never started a conversation with at a party, will perform at the 2015 White House Correspondents' Association Dinner. Read more...

Cecily Strong to host 2015 White House Correspondents’ Dinner

The White House CorrespondentsAssociation announced today that Cecily Strong will be the entertainer at next year’s White House Correspondent’s dinner. Strong will

SNL’s Cecily Strong to be fourth female comedian to headline White House Corrrespondents Dinner

Finally, a response to the grumbling at last year’s White House Correspondents Association Dinner, where the evening’s comedic entertainment by Joel McHale was met in some quarters with ‘What, was Amy Poehler too busy?’: “Saturday Night Live” cast member Cecily Strong will headline the 2015 installment of the annual black-tie extravaganza. Strong will be the […]

Cecily Strong Scores Big Role: White House Correspondents Dinner Host

Making big moves in her career, Cecily Strong scored the hosting gig for the 2015 White House Correspondents Association dinner. In addition to the big stage, Cecily is also part of an elite group of women (only three others) to host the politically-driven event. In its 82 years of existence, only three other women hosted the event. Show More Summary

SNL’s Cecily Strong to Headline White House Correspondents Dinner

Saturday Night Live's Cecily Strong will provide the entertainment at next year's White House Correspondents Association dinner, the group announced Wednesday.

Cecily Strong To Perform At White House Correspondents' Dinner

"Saturday Night Live" star Cecily Strong will be the guest comedian at 2015's White House Correspondents' Association dinner, the association announced on Wednesday. Strong will be the fourth female comedian to ever do so. “Her political humor is sly and edgy, and it comes with a Chicago accent,' WHCA president Christi? Parsons said in a statement. Show More Summary

Cecily Strong To Perform At White House Correspondents' Dinner

"Saturday Night Live" star Cecily Strong will be the guest comedian at 2015's White House Correspondents' Association dinner, the association announced on Wednesday. Strong will be the fourth female comedian to ever do so. “Her political humor is sly and edgy, and it comes with a Chicago accent,' WHCA president Christi? Parsons said in a statement. Show More Summary

Saturday Night Live Cast Member to Host White House Correspondents’ Dinner

Cecily Strong will perform at next year's White House CorrespondentsAssociation dinner. In the 82-year history of the dinner, the current Saturday Night Live cast member will be only the fourth female host, following Paula Poundstone (1992), Elayne Boosler (1993), and Wanda Sykes (2009). WHCA president Christi? Parsons explained her reason... More »

SNL’S Cecily Strong to be Fourth Female Performer at WH Correspondents’ Dinner

Saturday Night Live’s Cecily Strong will headline next year’s White House CorrespondentsAssociation dinner on April 25, White House Correspondents Association President Christi Parsons announced this morning. Strong joined SNL in 2012...Show More Summary

USA Today DC Chief: Obama WH ‘More Dangerous’ to Press than Previous Admins

2 months agoNews : Mediaite

During a White House Correspondents Association event this past weekend, USA Today Washington Bureau Chief Susan Page called the Obama White House "more dangerous" to press freedom than any other presidential administration in histo...

Susan Page: Obama 'More Dangerous' to Press than Any Admin in 'American History'

Over the weekend at a White House CorrespondentsAssociation seminar, USA Today Washington bureau chief Susan Page leveled an attack at the Obama administration regarding its handling of the press. As pointed out by The Washington Post’s...Show More Summary

White House Correspondents' Association Honors Reporters and Seeks Access

This is not your Father's White House Correspondents' Association. This one has teeth! Under the leadership of President Christi Parsons and her Board, there is no hesitation about taking on the President and his staff. They are fighting...Show More Summary

WHCD couple Sofia Vergara and Joe Manganiello still going strong

Add red hot romance to the list of swag bag intangibles for next year’s White House Correspondents Association dinner. No one should leave the Hilton without it. The annual fete’s latest matchmaker bragging rights? The impossibly beautiful pair, Sofia Vergara and Joe Manganiello. The new celebrity it couple met for the first time at the dinner in May and […]

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