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WHCA President: Obama Has Become 'A Heck Of A Lot Harder To Get On The Phone'

The Huffington Post | Catherine Taibi | Posted 04.24.2015 | Media

Christi Parsons, president of the White House Correspondents Association (WHCA), has spent a long time covering President Obama. Beginning as a Whi...

Here's How White House Reporters Are Battling Obama's Press Crackdown

The Washington Post | Paul Farhi | Posted 10.16.2014 | Media

White House journalists are creating an alternative system for distributing their media “pool” reports in response to the Obama administration’s...

Obama Schmoozes With Reporters In Off-Record Session

Posted 06.11.2013 | Media

In a rare move, President Obama held an off-the-record with reporters on Monday. Journalists from news outlets, including The Huffington Post, show...

Obama Lays Into The Media

Posted 03.10.2013 | Media

President Obama teased members of the media Saturday night during the annual Gridiron Club Dinner. The event brings together top political leaders and...

Obama's Tense Moment With Reporter

Posted 05.01.2013 | Media

A notably jocular President Obama sparred with White House reporters during his press conference about the budget sequester on Friday. Obama's most...

Obama Raises Eyebrows

Posted 02.25.2013 | Media

President Obama raised some eyebrows at an event on Monday when he said, "What I want to do is clear out the press so we can take some questions." ...

Think Again: Mainstream Media Is Missing the Point

Eric Alterman | Posted 04.23.2013 | Media
Eric Alterman

According to a much-discussed recent report in Politico, members of the press are frustrated by their lack of face time with President Barack Obama.

Obama Has Off The Record Conversation After WH Press Corps 'Frustration'

Michael Calderone | Posted 04.20.2013 | Media
Michael Calderone

President Obama speaks to reporters off the record, a day after White House press corps expressed "frustration" with their lack of access.

Obama's Paltry Number Of Press Conferences

Posted 03.17.2013 | Media

President Obama conducted fewer press conferences during his first term than any president since Ronald Reagan, Politico reported on Tuesday. The w...

WATCH: Obama Shoots Down Reporters Over Controversial Ruling

Posted 04.11.2012 | Media

President Obama shot down reporters pestering him for a comment on his controversial ruling on contraception during a Thursday photo op in the Oval Of...

Dan Froomkin

Obama Administration Demands Amnesia From Reporters Covering Gitmo | Dan Froomkin | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Jack Newfield, the legendary investigative reporter, once wrote that if government officials had their way, journalists would be "stenographers with a...

Jason Linkins

Reporter Complains About Obama Plane As World's Tiniest Violins Play Piteous Strains | Jason Linkins | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media

No one's opened up a new frontier of journalistic atrabiliousness as CBS' News Dean Reynolds, who took to CBS's "From The Road" blog to throw a pity party, celebrating his own diva-ish distemper.