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Obama Journalists

USA Today's Susan Page Says Obama Administration Is Most 'Dangerous' To Press In History

The Huffington Post | Catherine Taibi | Posted 10.28.2014 | Media

Yet another journalist has come out against the seemingly unprecedented secrecy of the Obama administration. USA Today Washington Bureau Chief Sus...

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...

CPJ Writes Letter To Obama Demanding Journalist Protection

The Huffington Post | Catherine Taibi | Posted 09.22.2014 | Media

The Committee to Protect Journalists penned a letter to President Barack Obama Monday urging that he take action to protect journalists' privacy and d...

Matt Sledge

Aaron Swartz's Final Gift Could Make Journalists Safer | Matt Sledge | Posted 10.16.2013 | Politics

Aaron Swartz is landing one final blow to the powers that be, with an assist from Edward Snowden. Before his untimely death, the legendary Reddit c...

Michael Calderone

Obama's Off-The-Record Meeting With Conservative Journalists | Michael Calderone | Posted 10.09.2013 | Media

NEW YORK -- President Barack Obama met Tuesday with a small group of conservative reporters, columnists and commentators at the White House for an off...

Journalists Denounce White House War On Leaks

The Huffington Post | Jack Mirkinson | Posted 12.05.2013 | Media

A forthcoming report by the former editor of the Washington Post details the widespread chilling effect that the Obama administration's war on leaks a...

All The President's Journalists | Posted 11.13.2013 | Media

These days, journalists don’t retire, they just join the Obama administration. As Capital New York reported on Thursday, Time managing editor Ric...

'The Chilling Effect' Is Here

The Huffington Post | Jack Mirkinson | Posted 08.03.2013 | Media

On Sunday, New York Times editor Jill Abramson appeared on "Face the Nation" and echoed what has become a common refrain in the wake of the Justice De...

WHCD: A Salute to the Centurions

Cenk Uygur | Posted 06.29.2012 | Media
Cenk Uygur

It's one thing to have the White House Correspondents' Dinner be the one time of the year where the watchdogs let down their guard and have civil, even friendly, conversations with the people they cover. I would enjoy that. But the over-chumminess of the Dinner is not the exception, it's now the rule.

New Study Sheds Light On Obama's Complicated Relationship With The Press

The Huffington Post | Jack Mirkinson | Posted 04.02.2012 | Media

A newly released study sheds further light on President Obama's complicated relationship with the press. The study, which was provided to The Hill ...

Obama Has Off-The-Record Lunch With Journalists At White House

Politico | Posted by Michael Calderone 03:13 PM | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media

The attendees for Friday's lunch were as follows: CNN's David Gergen, Washington Post's Chris Cillizza, Newsweek's Jon Meacham and Howard Fineman, the...

Nancy Pelosi Cuts Short Press Conference, Makes "Beeline" For Obama During His DC Visit

CBS | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

CBS caught Senator Obama on Capitol Hill in a swarm of journalists today. CBS also reports that Speaker Pelosi jumped out of her weekly press briefing...