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Rep. Grayson Unleashes On Gibbs: "Bozo The Spokesman" (VIDEO)

The Huffington Post | Ben Craw | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Rep. Alan Grayson (D-FL) was typically direct and unsparing in his criticism of White House Press Secretary Robert Gibbs on MSNBC this afternoon. In ...

White House: No Don't Ask Don't Tell Repeal This Year

Joe Mirabella | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Joe Mirabella

Press Secretary Gibbs told reporters Wednesday that the President does not intend to repeal Don't Ask Don't Tell this year. This news comes on the heals of several days of civil disobedience by the new LGBT civil rights organization, GetEqual.

LEAKED: Obama Voicemail to Robert Gibbs (Listen)

Michael Weingartner and Lee Camp | Posted 05.25.2011 | Comedy
Michael Weingartner and Lee Camp

"The press corps is gonna have their, you know, panties in a bunch about what's going on down there in Mexico. First off, we're not gonna call Mexico a 'failed state.' 'A' for effort state, maybe. Come up with something."

Gibbs Defers To Sun Tzu's "Art Of War" For Handling Republicans

The Hill | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

White House press secretary Robert Gibbs smiled and waved his hands when asked if he was ready to put an end to his battle with conservative radio hos...

Dem Rep: LaHood "Slapped Down By Know-Nothings" In White House On Mileage Tax

ABC | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Rep. James Oberstar, D-Minn., chair of the House Transportation and Infrastructure Committee and something of a firebrand, took issue with comments ma...

Gibbs Gives Insider Look At Obama's First Days: "He Loves It"

US News & World Report | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

White House Press Secretary Robert Gibbs generally arrives at his spacious but unadorned office in the West Wing (he hasn't had time to decorate yet) ...

Gibbs: "I'm Not Going To Lie From The Podium"

CBS News | Peter Maer | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

From his first bill signing to a series of events trumpeting the reversal of Bush era policies, President Obama has maintained what even Press Secreta...

Fleischer: Obama, Gibbs Won't Bring Transparency

USA Today | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

White House press secretary Robert Gibbs clashed with reporters Thursday over anonymous sources and access to President Obama, just one day after Obam...

Jason Linkins

Obama Media Strategy Insight: Ignore The Page, Politico | Jason Linkins | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media

I'm quite sure Politico was fed the Obama camp's talking points on a regular basis. Nevertheless, David Plouffe's statement "If Politico and Halperin say we're winning, we're losing" is not entirely hyperbolic.

Sam Stein

NYT Mag Profiles Robert Gibbs, Protector Of The Obama Message | Sam Stein | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

The New York Times Magazine is set to publish a lengthy profile of press secretary Robert Gibbs this Sunday, in what is a largely flattering piece out...

Gibbs Doing Serious Prep Work For Press Secretary Gig

Washington Post | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Robert Gibbs, the incoming White House press secretary, is reportedly taking the job very seriously -- so seriously, in fact, that he is doing press s...

Face Of Obama White House: Expect Gibbs-isms, Pratfalls

Chicago Tribune | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home

On one of his last nights on the campaign trail, Barack Obama was agitated. He was backstage and face-to-face with a traveling aide after giving a spe...

Robert Gibbs: Press Secretary

The Huffington Post | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Update 11/22: WASHINGTON -- President-elect Barack Obama on Saturday named longtime spokesman Robert Gibbs as White House press secretary and reached ...