Jay Carney, White House press secretary under Barack Obama, took to Twitter to paint his former boss in a friendlier light than current President Donald Trump. Trump often uses stock market gains to tout the success of his presidency. However, the stock market suffered one of its biggest losses in history on Monday, dipping almost 1,600 […]
It’s “embarrassing” that President Donald Trump did not take questions from reporters during his first trip to China, an ex-spokesman for former President Barack Obama has said. Jay Carney, who served as White House Press Secretary from 2011 to 2014, suggested the Chinese frequently tried to limit press accessibility when Mr Obama visited Beijing. Show More Summary
In normal times, White House press briefings make for boring television. Robert Gibbs, Jay Carney, and Josh Earnest, the three generic-looking white guys who served as successive press secretaries under President Barack Obama, could walk unmolested through the streets of most American cities. Show More Summary
Jay Carney, who served as White House press secretary under President Barack Obama, slammed the official currently performing those duties for President Donald Trump. Sean Spicer claimed Tuesday, in his first press conference this month, that he lacked the authority to offer evidence to back...
Former Obama White House press secretary Jay Carney said on CNN’s New Day Tuesday that Obama’s presidency was completely scandal-free. Carney was asked by New Day co-host Alisyn Camerota what he thought Obama’s legacy is beyond not having any personal-life scandals? “I think that it was scandal-free beyond his personal life,” Carney said. Show More Summary
Former Barack Obama White House press secretary Jay Carney said on CNN's New Day Tuesday that the eight years of the Obama administration had been completely scandal-free.
Just as he did following the death of New York Times reporter Anthony Shadid in Syria, White House press secretary Jay Carney began his daily briefing by praising the work of Marie Colvin, the Sunday Times reporter who also was killed there on Wednesday. Carney called their deaths "tragic," and "a reminder of the incredible [...]
Shravan points us to this post from Jay Van Bavel a couple years ago. It’s an interesting example because Bavel expresses skepticism about the “power pose” hype but he makes the same general mistake of Carney, Cuddy, Yap, and other researchers...Show More Summary
Having perfectly bottom-ticked the Russia stock market in March 2014, when The White House's Jay Carney suggested investors "not invest in Russian equities right now," we were horrified to see that The White House is once again issuing...Show More Summary
Perfectly bottom-ticking the Russia stock market in March 2014, The White House's Jay Carney suggested investors "not invest in Russian equities right now." Since then MICEX has soared 55% to fresh 8-year highs (closing in on record highs) and is the best-forming asset since the March 2009 lows. Show More Summary
Despite praising Sen. Bernie Sanders and acknowledging that Hillary Clinton is a bit “rusty” on the campaign trail, President Obama would prefer...
Former White House Press Secretary Jay Carney said on CNN this afternoon it's pretty clear President Obama would rather be succeeded by Hillary Clinton than Bernie Snaders.
Former White House press secretary Jay Carney tells CNN that President Obama has a strong preference in the Democratic primary to replace him: Hillary Clinton. Said Carney: “I don’t think there is any doubt that he wants Hillary to win [...]
From the January 7 edition of CNN's Guns In America: S.E. CUPP: But he did call for an assault weapons ban in 2013-- [Crosstalk] JAY CARNEY: Proposed and supported by a Republican president. CUPP: Just wait. That legislation went to the floor. Show More Summary
In January, 2007, Barack Obama posted a video to his Web site revealing that he was serious about running for President. His choice of venue was notable. Obama was only the second major candidate to form a Presidential exploratory committee;...Show More Summary
Dear Jay, In response to your posting on Medium this morning, I want to reiterate my support for our story about Amazon’s culture. In your posting?—?as well as in a series of recent email exchanges with me?—?you contested the article’s assertion that many employees found Amazon a tough place to work. Show More Summary
The good news for Amazon: They have a very good response to the negative article in The New York Times. The bad news is it is delivered by Jay Carney.
In a Medium post, Amazon PR head Jay Carney accused the New York Times of relying on biased accounts from former employees. It's been over two months since the New York Times published a brutal article about Amazon's workplace culture and sparked widespread debate over the strenuous conditions endured by Silicon Valley employees. Show More Summary
Today was a pretty good day for Medium. A cynic might think that the Medium spat between Amazon's Jay Carney and the New York Times' Dean Baquet is little more than…