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Barack Obama Press Corps

Think Again: Mainstream Media Is Missing the Point

Eric Alterman | Posted 04.23.2013 | Media
Eric Alterman

According to a much-discussed recent report in Politico, members of the press are frustrated by their lack of face time with President Barack Obama.

Dan Froomkin

Gibbs Departure Offers Opportunity To Fix White House Press Relations | Dan Froomkin | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- The modern White House press secretary operates in a defensive crouch, fending off questions rather than answering them and revealing as...

Obama Answering Lots Of Questions, But Not From Press

The New York Times | PETER BAKER | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Over the last two weeks, President Obama has taken questions from unemployed workers in Ohio, students in Florida and a cancer survivor in New Hampshi...

Obama Pays Press Corps Surprise Visit

ABC News/Politico | Rachel Weiner | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

ABC News reports that President Obama dropped in on the White House Press Corps Thursday evening: "I just want to thank everybody for not just compl...

Jason Linkins

Press Dissatisfied With Treatment From Obama Campaign | Jason Linkins | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Back in January, the Washington Post's Howard Kurtz examined the relationship between the Obama campaign and the political press and found them to be ...

Obama Stifles, Stiffs National Press

Politico | Carrie Brown | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

For all the positive press Barack Obama receives, as he moves closer to clinching the Democratic nomination he is establishing himself as the candidat...

Press Battles With Obama Over Access | Michael Calderone | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media

On a Saturday afternoon flight from Boise to Minneapolis, Sen. Barack Obama of Illinois entered the press section of his plane and struck up a brief c...