iOS app Android app

Obama News Conference

What Time Is Obama's Press Conference?

The Huffington Post | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

President Barack Obama said Tuesday night his attempts to lead the nation out of economic turmoil are beginning to yield results, and toned down his c...

March 24: Obama's Second Primetime News Conference (VIDEO)

The Huffington Post/AP | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

SCROLL DOWN FOR VIDEOS President Barack Obama said Tuesday night his attempts to lead the nation out of economic turmoil are beginning to yield resul...

Today's Obama Press Conference (VIDEO)

MSNBC | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

President Barack Obama said Tuesday night his attempts to lead the nation out of economic turmoil are beginning to yield results, and toned down his c...

Can't Get There from Here

Robert L. Borosage | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Robert L. Borosage

The Obama administration has made its first serious misstep. No, it wasn't the wooing of ingrate Republicans, or the dining with clueless reactionary pundits. It is much more significant.

The Voice Of American Pragmatism

Jeffrey Feldman | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media
Jeffrey Feldman

Decades of Reagan, Bush and now Limbaugh Republicanism have created such a toxic environment for American pragmatism that anyone who dared to step in that direction has been ridiculed and silenced. That ended last night.

Why Did Obama Diss Helen Thomas?

MJ Rosenberg | Posted 05.25.2011 | World
MJ Rosenberg

Why did Obama refuse to answer Helen Thomas' question alluding to Israeli nuclear weapons? Simple. Because if he did, the media would have reported it as a gaffe.

Obama's First News Conference: FULL TRANSCRIPT

Huffington Post | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Good evening. Before I take your questions tonight, I'd like to speak briefly about the state of our economy and why I believe we need to put this re...

Obama's Press Conference Answers Three Formal Grade-Levels Higher Than Bush's First

Mark Nickolas | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Mark Nickolas

I copied each transcript into separate Word documents, deleted the intros and all reporter questions, leaving just the unscripted answers to all questions. Then I ran Word's readability tool.

Obama News Conference (VIDEO)

Huffington Post | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Scroll down for video... Read Obama's opening remarks here President Barack Obama, pressuring lawmakers to urgently approve a massive economic recove...

Obama Takes Questions From HuffPost And Helen Thomas

eandppub.com | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media

President Obama took his first question from Helen Thomas as a press conference tonight -- and from Sam Stein at Huffington Post! Stein asked about t...

Obama's Replacement: Blagojevich Mulls Senate Pick

The Huffington Post | Ben Goldberger | Posted 05.25.2011 | Chicago

Illinois Governor Rod Blagojevich Indictment News Updates, 12-9-08: ILLINOIS GOVERNOR CHARGED WITH TRYING TO SELL OBAMA'S SEAT ARRESTED THIS MOR...