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Congressional Picnic

Often Awkward White House, Congress Gathering Postponed

AP | JIM KUHNHENN | Posted 06.11.2013 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- That annual summer ritual of forced harmony known as the White House congressional picnic? Not going to happen. The White House Office ...

PHOTOS: Fire, Smoke, Spears & Salmon At the White House Congressional Picnic

Posted 05.25.2011 | Home

Last night, President Obama hosted the annual Congressional Picnic on the White House lawn. The AP reported on the affair: WASHINGTON -- Members of C...

Congressional Picnic At White House: Lawmakers Enjoy Salmon, Hot Dogs & Bo's Company

AP | Posted 05.25.2011 | Style

BY CHRISTINE SIMMONS, AP: WASHINGTON — Members of Congress lined up near a fire pit on the South Lawn on Tuesday to eat Northwest-style salmon wh...

White House Luau: Congressional Picnic Hawaiian Style (PHOTOS)

Posted 05.25.2011 | Style

***SCROLL DOWN FOR PHOTOS*** By JULIE PACE and CHRISTINE SIMMONS, Associated Press Writers WASHINGTON - Straw huts, hula dancers and kids playing wi...