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Here's How The White House Dishes Out Scoops

The Huffington Post | Catherine Taibi | Posted 10.29.2014 | Media

Ever wonder how The New York Times or The Wall Street Journal get those exclusives on President Obama? The Washington Post's Paul Farhi reported Tu...

White House Correspondents' Association Honors Reporters and Seeks Access

Connie Lawn | Posted 12.26.2014 | DC
Connie Lawn

This is not your Father's White House Correspondents' Association. This one has teeth! Under the leadership of President Christi Parsons and her Board, there is no hesitation about taking on the President and his staff.

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...

The White House Finds Another Way To Irk The Journalists Who Cover It

The Huffington Post | Jack Mirkinson | Posted 09.24.2014 | Media

Sometimes, it seems as if the White House is finding every way it can to annoy the reporters who cover the Obama administration. White House journa...

Obama Shuts Out White House Press Again

The Huffington Post | Catherine Taibi | Posted 07.24.2014 | Media

White House reporters were barred from a meeting between President Obama and donors for the Democratic House Majority PAC on Wednesday, Politico repor...

White House Reporters File Formal Complaint About Press Access

The Huffington Post | Katherine Fung | Posted 07.22.2014 | Media

White House reporters battled the Obama administration over press access once again on Tuesday. This time, the cause was President Barack Obama's ...

This Is The WORST JOB Ever

The Huffington Post | Jack Mirkinson | Posted 05.07.2014 | Media

Want to sink deeper and deeper into a morass of gloom and despair? Just check out Politico's exhaustive survey of White House correspondents, which ap...

White House Reporters Are Riled Up

The Huffington Post | Katherine Fung | Posted 11.22.2013 | Media

White House reporters are riled up about restrictions placed on photos of President Obama, and they made no effort to hide it at Thursday's press brie...

WH Grilled Over Greenwald Scandal

The Huffington Post | Jack Mirkinson | Posted 10.19.2013 | Media

The detention of Glenn Greenwald's partner was a big topic at the White House briefing on Monday. Deputy press secretary Josh Earnest made some new...

Michael Calderone

White House Reporters Unlikely To Walk Out Over Press Freedom | Michael Calderone | Posted 05.22.2013 | Media

NEW YORK –- The White House press corps is up in arms over the Obama administration’s aggressive tactics in investigating leaks, from secretly sei...

Obama White House Tries Going Around The Press

Michael Calderone | Posted 04.21.2013 | Media
Michael Calderone

The Obama White House, like its predecessors, tries going around the press corps whenever possible to control the message.

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.

WH Reporters Pepper Press Secretary With Drone Questions

The Huffington Post | Jack Mirkinson | Posted 04.07.2013 | Media

White House reporters tried in vain to get information from press secretary Jay Carney about a newly released paper that deals with the Obama administ...

Michael Calderone

White House Reporters Defend Focusing on Fiscal Cliff | Michael Calderone | Posted 12.20.2012 | Media

NEW YORK -- After President Barack Obama pledged Wednesday to push concrete proposals on reducing gun violence next month, the White House press corps...

White House Reporters Hammered During Obama Press Conference

Posted 12.19.2012 | Media

The White House press corps came under searing criticism for asking about the fiscal cliff immediately after President Obama's statement about gun con...

Helen Thomas 92nd Birthday

Connie Lawn | Posted 10.14.2012 | DC
Connie Lawn

There are a dwindling number of veteran reporters left in the White House. We all have our experiences and advice to share!

Reporters Toast the Annual White House Christmas Poem

John Lundberg | Posted 02.17.2012 | Media
John Lundberg

For the past 14 years, Greg Clugston has written and performed a Christmas poem for the White House Press Corps based on the classic, "A Visit from St. Nicholas."

After 150 Years of Selling News, Media Outlets Need to Think About Turning Back the Clock

Jane Podesta | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media
Jane Podesta

The nation's Twitter-length attention span is driving the mainstream media into a wild tailspin, rushing to recreate itself based on the latest search engine feedback.

Jason Linkins

The White House Press Corps Is Really Upset That Univision Got Called On Today | Jason Linkins | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media

So, earlier today, President Barack Obama made a Rose Garden appearance with Mexican President Felipe Calderon, during which time he took a question f...

Sam Stein

Gibbs Let Off Hook By White House Press Corps Cell Phones (VIDEO) | Sam Stein | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Wednesday was a major news day at the White House. The president had reversed course on his initial decision to allow the release of photos showing ha...

Why We Should Get Rid Of The White House Press Corps: Ana Marie Cox

Washington Post | Ana Marie Cox | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media

Intense interest in the Obama administration has swelled the ranks of the White House press corps. Outlets such as Politico have thrown a basketball t...

Reporter Jumps Ropeline To Try And Get Obama's Autograph

Politico | CAROL E. LEE & JOSH GERSTEIN | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media

A reporter was escorted out of a White House event by Secret Service agents on Wednesday afternoon after he approached President Obama to seek an auto...

Reporters Find Lame Duck White House Boring

Politico | Michael Calderone | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media

When White House press secretary Dana Perino appeared on "The Daily Show" last week, host Jon Stewart asked how she got the day off: "Did they not nee...