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Zika Virus Is 'Scarier Than Initially Thought' Says CDC Head

Anna Wilding | Posted 04.13.2016 | DC
Anna Wilding

While Congress has all but ignored the White House administration's formal request for $1.9 billion in funding to control, prevent, and combat the Zika virus, the CDC and NHIAID have gone full speed ahead in its research to stop the virus.

White House Reporters Get Briefed On Syria

Posted 08.30.2013 | Media

The White House briefed reporters on Syria's use of chemical weapons on Friday. The conference call took place shortly after Secretary of State Joh...

White House Holds Secret Benghazi Briefing

The Huffington Post | Jack Mirkinson | Posted 07.10.2013 | Media

The White House found itself with another press corps controversy on its hands on Friday, after it emerged that it held a secret briefing about the Be...

Sabrina Siddiqui

White House On School Shooting: Today Not The Day For Gun Control Debate | Sabrina Siddiqui | Posted 12.14.2012 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- In an immediate response to a shooting at a Connecticut elementary school on Friday, White House Press Secretary Jay Carney said today i...

Progressive Groups: Fox News Shouldn't Get Helen Thomas' Old Seat

Posted 05.25.2011 | Media

Two progressive groups are circulating petitions asking the White House Correspondent's Association to deny Fox News the coveted front-row seat in the...

Weekly Reader: Lady Gaga remakes, a White House briefing, & Boondocks

Bil Browning | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media
Bil Browning

Ah, the Fourth of July holiday... While this is usually the worst holiday in terms of internet traffic to Bilerico Project since readers spend a good ...

White House Briefing Video: Live Stream Of Press Briefing With Robert Gibbs

Huffington Post | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Visit this page for live streaming video whenever Press Secretary Robert Gibbs gives the White House press briefing. Video below: Get HuffPost Po...

Sam Stein

Robert Gibbs Calls Helen Thomas' Remarks 'Offensive And Reprehensible' | Sam Stein | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

The Obama administration, somewhat shockingly, weighed in on the controversy surrounding longtime White House scribe Helen Thomas, calling her remarks...

Reporter Uses "SNL" Word "Strategery" In White House Briefing (VIDEO)

Posted 05.25.2011 | Media

A reporter used a word coined by "Saturday Night Live" to mock President Bush in the White House briefing Tuesday. "From the standpoint of leverage o...

Sam Stein

Styx Takes Over The White House Briefing Room | Sam Stein | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Shortly after Robert Gibbs ended his daily briefing on Monday, the White House press corps was treated to an unexpected guest appearance. The member...

Sam Stein

Helen Thomas Ridicules Obama Torture Investigation Stance With Bush Comparison | Sam Stein | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

For the fourth time this week, the White House press briefing was dominated by questions over the president's stance -- seemingly souring -- on the id...

Judith Miller Comments On McClellan Revelation

Politico | Mike Allen and Michael Calderone | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Shortly after news of the McClellan excerpt broke, Politico caught up with Judith Miller and Matthew Cooper, two reporters who received information ab...