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Obama State Dinner

State Dinner For Francois Hollande Has French Twist

AP | DARLENE SUPERVILLE and NANCY BENAC | Posted 02.12.2014 | Politics

WASHINGTON (AP) — Michelle and Barack Obama found just the right spot to seat a gent going stag to Tuesday's state dinner: They plopped French Presi...

Media's Night Out At White House

Posted 03.15.2012 | Media

Members of the media made a strong showing at Wednesday night's state dinner for British Prime Minister David Cameron. Politico reported that the ...

PHOTOS: Michelle's Bold State Dinner Look

The Huffington Post | Jessica Misener | Posted 03.15.2012 | Style

It was an international affair Wednesday night at the White House as President Obama and the first lady welcomed Prime Minister David Cameron and his ...

Christina Wilkie

Obama Hails U.S.-Korea Bond At State Dinner

HuffingtonPost.com | Christina Wilkie | Posted 12.12.2011 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- President Obama raised a glass to the U.S.-Korean relationship Thursday night during a state dinner for visiting South Korean President ...

Obama Hosts Close Ally After Trade Agreement Passes

AP | MATTHEW PENNINGTON and ERICA WERNER | Posted 12.13.2011 | Politics

WASHINGTON — President Barack Obama praised a just-completed trade deal with South Korea on Thursday as he welcomed the country's president to t...

Germany State Dinner Menu: White House Picks Tuna, Rye Crisps, Apple Strudel

AP | DARLENE SUPERVILLE and NANCY BENAC | Posted 08.07.2011 | Home

WASHINGTON — The White House went all out to underscore the theme of friendship at Tuesday's state dinner for German Chancellor Angela Merkel: I...

PHOTOS: Behind The Scenes Of Wednesday's State Dinner

Posted 05.25.2011 | Style

The next best thing to the state dinner actually happening is when the White House releases behind-the-scenes photos of the state dinner, offering a m...

FASHION GOES TO WASHINGTON

Posted 05.25.2011 | Style

Now that the big question has been answered (Michelle Obama is wearing Alexander McQueen), we can move on to the other details of Wednesday night's st...

A Citizen Journalist Covers an Obama State Dinner [PHOTOS]

Mayhill Fowler | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Mayhill Fowler

Being at the White House for a State Dinner is gratifying, because first and foremost I am an American citizen who has made it past the door of the People's House. I am not a professional journalist.

Tareq And Michaele Salahi: White House Party Crashers Walk Into State Dinner, Put Arm Around Joe Biden (VIDEO)

Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Tareq and Michaele Salahi, aspiring members of the cast of a reality show called "The Real Housewives of DC," crashed Tuesday's state dinner at the Wh...

Obama On Secret Service: I Trust Them 100 Percent

AP | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

WASHINGTON — President Barack Obama says "the system didn't work the way it was supposed to" at last week's White House state dinner, where an u...

State Dinner Style! See What Former First Ladies Have Worn (PHOTOS, POLL)

Posted 05.25.2011 | Style

It's like the inauguration all over again! Everyone is wondering what (and who?) Michelle Obama will wear when she and her husband welcome Prime Minis...

Naeem Khan: Michelle Obama's State Dinner Dress Designer And The Celebrities He's Outfitted (PHOTOS, POLL)

Posted 05.25.2011 | Style

Naeem Khan: yesterday, that name might not have rung a bell for most Americans, but how quickly things change under the Obama administration! When Mic...

White House Party Crashers Met President, May Face Criminal Charges (PHOTOS)

Huffington Post | Alex Leo & Alexander Belenky | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

The White House released a picture today of Michaele Salahi shaking hands with the president despite earlier reports that the couple who allegedly cra...

JFK's Chef: "The Kennedys Were Very Sophisticated About Food"

Posted 05.25.2011 | Style

It seems that the fascination with the Obamas' eating habits, from their garden to their Vineyard munchies, to the menu for the upcoming state dinner ...

Obama Thanks Hollywood With Coveted Invites To First White House State Dinner

deadline.com | Posted 05.25.2011 | Los Angeles

If tradition stands, the details of the guest list will be revealed only a few hours before the Obama administration's first state dinner tomorrow. Th...

Obama State Dinner: First One Honors India

AP | DARLENE SUPERVILLE | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

WASHINGTON — And the first state dinner of President Barack Obama's administration goes to ... India. Indian Prime Minister Manmohan Singh is c...