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China State Dinner

Here Are Photos From The U.S.-China State Dinner

The Huffington Post | Mollie Reilly | Posted 10.01.2015 | Politics

On Friday, President Barack Obama and first lady Michelle Obama hosted a state dinner at the White House in honor of Chinese President Xi Jinping's vi...

Obama and Xi Must Do More Than Agree to Disagree

Jimmy Carter | Posted 09.22.2016 | Politics
Jimmy Carter

The Chinese must understand that America would like to see a peaceful, prosperous, and free China and that we do not wish to undermine the rise of China. Similarly, Americans need to understand that China differs from the Soviet Union that we faced in the Cold War.

PHOTOS: Behind The Scenes Of Wednesday's State Dinner

Posted 05.25.2011 | Style

The next best thing to the state dinner actually happening is when the White House releases behind-the-scenes photos of the state dinner, offering a m...

WATCH: Colbert Criticizes Obama's Lavish State Dinner For Hu Jintao

The Huffington Post | Katla McGlynn | Posted 05.25.2011 | Comedy

On Wednesday night's "Colbert Report," Stephen admitted right off the bat how upset he was that he was shooting instead of attending the State Dinner ...

Google Snubbed At China State Dinner?

The Huffington Post | Bianca Bosker | Posted 05.25.2011 | Technology

One industry behemoth was conspicuously absent from the star-studded guest list for the White House's state dinner for China: Google. Amidst U.S. eff...


Posted 05.25.2011 | Style

Now that the big question has been answered (Michelle Obama is wearing Alexander McQueen), we can move on to the other details of Wednesday night's st...


Posted 05.25.2011 | Style

And now, the moment we (all?) have been waiting for: Michelle Obama's latest state dinner dress! In keeping with today's theme it's red, which symboli...

State Dinner Guest List Released: Barbra Streisand, Jackie Chan & Many More

Posted 05.25.2011 | Style

The White House has just released the guest list for tonight's state dinner for China. Notable attendees include Jackie Chan, Barbra Streisand, Ni...

"Quintessentially American" Fare On China State Dinner Menu

Posted 05.25.2011 | Home

After bringing in prominent guest chefs for their first two state dinners, the Obamas relied on in-house Executive Chef Cristeta Comerford and Executi...

PHOTOS: FLOTUS Dons New Designer And Lucky Red Gloves

Posted 05.25.2011 | Style

Update: The first lady's highly anticipated state dinner gown is by Alexander McQueen--and it is also red. ___ Previously: Michelle Obama wore ...

PHOTOS: State Dinner Style That Was

Posted 05.25.2011 | Style

Here we go again! As the world waits with bated breath to see what Michelle Obama will wear for the China state dinner tonight, let's take a look at p...