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Obama Cabinet Diversity

Obama Disappointment Poses 'Huge Problem'

Politico | Posted 05.05.2013 | Politics

President Barack Obama completed his second Cabinet this week with a nod that might have been expected to delight women’s groups: he picked longtime...

White House Responds To Cabinet Diversity Criticism

AP | DARLENE SUPERVILLE | Posted 03.14.2013 | Black Voices

WASHINGTON -- Responding to criticism from a fellow Democrat, the White House said Tuesday that anyone unhappy with the level of diversity in Presiden...

Obama Has Eye On Diversity With Upcoming Cabinet Shakeup

AP | By JIM KUHNHENN | Posted 04.07.2013 | Politics

WASHINGTON (AP) — As he prepares to announce a new wave of Cabinet and other senior posts, President Barack Obama is aiming to put a more diverse fa...

There's No Denying It Now: Affirmative Action and the White Man

Trudy Bourgeois | Posted 03.24.2013 | Politics
Trudy Bourgeois

During his first term, 36 percent of President Obama's appointments went to women. That means, of the 23 cabinet positions, eight are women. Unfortunately, more than a few first-term women appointees are stepping down.

WATCH: Powell's GOP Criticism Slammed As 'Preposterous'

Posted 01.15.2013 | Black Voices

After former Secretary of State Colin Powell delivered some harsh words towards the GOP, saying that some parts of the party have a "deep vein of into...

Obama Responds To Diversity Criticism

AP | JOSH LEDERMAN | Posted 03.16.2013 | Black Voices

WASHINGTON — Deflecting criticism about a perceived lack of diversity in his second-term Cabinet, President Barack Obama on Monday urged America...

WATCH: Soledad O'Brien Takes Obama To Task

Posted 01.11.2013 | Media

Soledad O'Brien ripped Barack Obama on Friday's "Starting Point," criticizing the president for what she called the lack of diversity in his administr...

Huckabee Blasts Obama Cabinet's 'War On Women'

The Huffington Post | Mollie Reilly | Posted 01.10.2013 | Politics

Mike Huckabee criticized President Obama on Wednesday for the lack of diversity in his cabinet, accusing the president of waging his own "war on women...