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White House Press Conference

WATCH: ABC News' Jon Karl DRILLS Jay Carney

The Huffington Post | Catherine Taibi | Posted 04.30.2014 | Media

Sometimes it seems like ABC News' Jon Karl and White House press secretary Jay Carney are always fighting. The two squared off yet again on Wednesday ...

Resolute

Atiba Madyun | Posted 07.01.2013 | Politics
Atiba Madyun

This is why we look at our presidents differently when they speak from the Oval Office. Sitting behind the Resolute Desk, their words carry more weight, and we trust them more.

Obama Holding Press Conference

Posted 01.14.2013 | Politics

President Barack Obama is holding his last press conference of his first term in the East Room Monday at 11:15 a.m., according to the White House. ...

Obama Sets Up Big Event On Super Tuesday

AP | Posted 03.05.2012 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- President Barack Obama will hold his first news conference of the year Tuesday, the same day his Republican rivals face off in 10 voting...

Obama Says He's 'Comfortable' With Including Proposed 5.6% Surtax On Millionaires In Jobs Plan (VIDEO)

AP/The Huffington Post | Posted 12.06.2011 | Politics

At a news conference on Thursday, President Barack Obama said he's "comfortable" with Senate Democrats including a 5.6 percent surtax on millionaires ...

Obama Holds Press Conference

AP/The Huffington Post | Posted 12.06.2011 | Politics

President Barack Obama is holding a White House news conference Thursday morning. It's Obama's first news conference since announcing h...

Obama Keeps Pressure On, Holds Press Conference On Debt Ceiling

AP | DAVID ESPO | Posted 09.14.2011 | Politics

WASHINGTON — Struggling to avert an unprecedented national default, congressional leaders jettisoned negotiations on a sweeping deficit-reductio...

White House Press Secretary: Obama 'Not A Robot'

Posted 07.04.2011 | Technology

During a press briefing Tuesday that addressed the killing of Osama bin Laden, among other issues, White House Press Secretary Jay Carney made an humo...

Obama News Conference: What Would YOU Ask The President At His First Q&A Since May?

The Huffington Post | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

UPDATED: See some of the best questions below. Ahead of President Obama's White House news conference scheduled for 11:00 a.m. ET on Friday, the Huf...

Obama To Hold First News Conference Since May

AP | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

WASHINGTON — President Barack Obama will hold a news conference at the White House on Sept. 10. The White House said Obama would use the news c...

Jason Linkins

Obama's Smoking Questioned By Reporter, Again

HuffingtonPost.com | Jason Linkins | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media

The arc of the Washington press corps is long. But let's face it, it bends toward occasionally asking some stupid questions. Like about Alex Rodrigu...

Press Briefing: Bush Learned Of NIE Iran Findings 'In The Last Few Months,' But Continued Rhetoric

Think Progress | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

This afternoon, National Security Adviser Stephen Hadley held a press briefing on the new National Intelligence Estimate, which concludes that Iran st...

Will Thomas

Cheney On His Iran Rhetoric: "I Did It Once, I'll Do It Again"

HuffingtonPost.com | Will Thomas | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Now that the new National Intelligence Estimate suggests Iran shelved its nuclear weapons program in 2003, will the White House be moving away from it...