It’s no secret that many members of the press have been unhappy with the way President Donald Trump has usually dealt with the “mainstream media.” However, on Monday, April 24, New York Times White House Correspondent Glenn Thrush actually praised the way the administration has handled its daily press conferences.
The upcoming “Not the White House Correspondents’ Dinner,” an alternative to the annual White House Correspondents’ Dinner that was set up in conjunction with the TBS series “Full Frontal with Samantha Bee,” will have Elvis Costello & the Imposters on...
Is the complete lack of star power during this year’s White House correspondents’ dinner weekend keeping you up at night? No fear. Elvis Costello to the rescue. The team behind comedian Samantha Bee’s “Not the White House Correspondents’ Dinner” announced on Tuesday that the “Accidents Will Happen” crooner is slated to perform at Bee’s after-party, […]
For months now, there have been concerns that this year’s White House Correspondents’ Dinner is just going to plain suck, even though the president isn’t actually going to attend this year. (Instead, he’s going to Philadelphia.) YouShow More Summary
From the coming issue of Politico Magazine: On top of the sloppiness, there is the lying. One veteran White House correspondent said he was warned by a transition official to be wary of good color emanating from the Trump camp on background. Show More Summary
Over the course of his storied career, Elvis Costello appeared on David Letterman’s Late Show an astounding 27 times — he was the kind of regular who even once filled in for Letterman while he was out of commission. Search the back halls of the Ed Sullivan Theater right now, ... More »
More than 35 White House correspondents spoke to Politico about what it's like for them. They want you to know they're having a blast. The post “The Trump White House has turned into a kind of playground for the press.” appeared first on PressThink.
White House correspondents would have to cover a White House-related event. They had wanted to spend #NerdPromNight sipping other people's champagne and eating other people's caviar. Now the Bad Man is making them work. I just love this. Vogel managed...
President Donald Trump won’t be attending this year’s White House Press Correspondents’ Dinner, but quietly invited some of his favorite news outlets for a small, private reception Monday ahead of the annual event. The group features some of the farthest right and most nationally recognized...
[guest post by Dana] As you might recall, back in February, President Trump tweeted that he would not be attending the annual White House Correspondent’s dinner. Of course, there has been no love lost between Big Media and President Trump. Post-election, that is. This weekend, the president announced that instead of attending the annual schmooze-fest […]
On April 29th, hundreds of Washington, D.C. insiders, lobbyists, mainstream media experts, and government employees will gather at the White House...
Talking Points Memo put the whole thing up here. I'm cutting and pasting the whole thing before reading it, and as I read it, I'll be cutting it down to what I'm interested in blogging. That is, if you start reading as soon as I put this up, the whole thing will appear below. Show More Summary
ABC News' Chief White House Correspondent Jonathan Karl reports from the White House.
A transcript of an Oval Office interview Friday with President Donald Trump by AP White House Correspondent Julie Pace. Where the audio recording of the interview is unclear, ellipses or a notation that the recording was unintelligible are used.
I have noted here before my distaste for the White House Correspondents’ Dinner as a vapid show of light camaraderie between newsreaders masquerading as journalists, and the politicians they are supposed to be holding to account. I have also said that it’s probably better for the event if the President does not attend, as his... Read more »
The countdown ticks for Samantha Bee’s upcoming Washington, D.C., star turn — her Not the Correspondents White House Dinner.
Transcript of AP interview with Trump A transcript of an Oval Office interview Friday with President Donald Trump by AP White House Correspondent Julie Pace. Where the audio recording of the interview is unclear, ellipses or a notation...Show More Summary
Trump will hold a rally in Pennsylvania
President Donald Trump revealed on Saturday what he will be doing next week instead of attending the annual White House Correspondents' Dinner in Washington: Hosting his own rally. "Next Saturday night I will be holding a BIG rally in Pennsylvania. Show More Summary
President Trump announced on Twitter that he will be holding a rally in Pennsylvania on April 29. The White House and Congress seem to be on completely different pages on their healthcare revival Sarah Palin, Ted Nugent, and Kid Rock...Show More Summary