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White House Picnic

White House Cancels Picnic For Congress

AP | JOSH LEDERMAN | Posted 11.11.2013 | Politics

WASHINGTON — They come every summer, Republicans and Democrats, taking a break from bitter partisanship on Capitol Hill to nosh on burgers with ...

PHOTOS: The Obamas Keep It Casual

Posted 06.28.2012 | Style

Today in Washington, something very, very big happened. But the day before that, President and Mrs. Obama ditched their formal D.C. visages and ke...

PHOTOS: Fire, Smoke, Spears & Salmon At the White House Congressional Picnic

Posted 05.25.2011 | Home

Last night, President Obama hosted the annual Congressional Picnic on the White House lawn. The AP reported on the affair: WASHINGTON -- Members of C...

Congressional Picnic At White House: Lawmakers Enjoy Salmon, Hot Dogs & Bo's Company

AP | Posted 05.25.2011 | Style

BY CHRISTINE SIMMONS, AP: WASHINGTON — Members of Congress lined up near a fire pit on the South Lawn on Tuesday to eat Northwest-style salmon wh...