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Secret Service Dreams of a New (14-Foot) White House Picket Fence

New York Times - ‎7 hours ago‎
If the Secret Service has its way, the new security fence around the White House will be about three and a half feet higher than that.
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Crowded schedule of the pampered White House dogs

The Sydney Morning Herald - ‎5 hours ago‎
Washington: The Obama family's pair of Portuguese water dogs have become canine ambassadors for the White House, very popular and so in demand that they have schedules, like the president.
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Weekly Address: Remembering Our Fallen Heroes

The White House (blog) - ‎May 28, 2016‎
In this week's address, President Obama solemnly reflected on the meaning of Memorial Day and recognized the sacrifices made by the American warriors who never made it back home. Though the President stressed that citizens should thank active-duty ...

Lafayette business woman invited to White House Summit - ‎4 hours ago‎
Debi DeBruyn, executive director of Greater Lafayette's YWCA, will attend the White House Summit, in Washington, D.C., June 13-15.
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NORC Poll: High Interest, Low Excitement In White House Race

CBS Local - ‎4 hours ago‎
While 65 percent of Americans say they're interested in the White House race, just 23 percent say they're excited as the presidential contest shifts from the primaries to the general election, according to a poll by the Associated Press-NORC Center for ...

Frustration with White House builds in Hispanic caucus

The Hill - ‎18 hours ago‎
The Hispanic Caucus members have pressed the White House for months to shift the focus of the arrests, provide stouter legal protections for the asylum seekers and meet with Democrats to hear their concerns.
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Donald Trump's White House campaign bears a resemblance to Kim Jong-un's North Korean hyper-nationalism

Irish Examiner - ‎6 hours ago‎
Global trends, as measured by Freedom House and other nongovernmental authorities, include a surge in despotic regimes not seen since the first half of the 20th century.
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Students show off in the 2016 White House Talent Show

Valley News Live - ‎1 hour ago‎
WASHINGTON (Valley News Live) - One by one students from Hawaii took to the stage, as they kicked off the second annual Turnaround Arts Talent Show at the White House. “Our opening chant calls upon our ancestors to grant us wisdom and knowledge as ...

FACT SHEET: The G-7 Summit at Ise-Shima Japan (press release) - ‎May 27, 2016‎
The G-7 also committed to support transparent policy and legal frameworks and to promote international standards for technology products.

Can Trump buzz his way to White House?

The Standard Digital News (press release) (blog) - ‎9 hours ago‎
Combine the presumptive GOP nominee's instinct for generating talk and attention with a volatile, angry electorate, and you are in the realm of possibility that Trump might just buzz himself into the White House. The predictable, the orderly and the ...
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Trump: GOP Can't Allow 'Spoiler' Independent White House Bids

Bloomberg - ‎6 hours ago‎
If Weekly Standard editor Bill Kristol “actually does get a spoiler to run as an Independent, say good bye to the Supreme Court!
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White House U-turns on Pakistan Drone Deaths. “Deaths by CIA Strikes Not included in the Numbers”

Center for Research on Globalization - ‎17 hours ago‎
However, an article in yesterday's Post - also based on anonymous US government sources - now suggests that the White House has changed its position, and will include strikes taken in Pakistan in its tally. The exclusion of Pakistan would have meant ...
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Former Deputy White House Counsel Cassandra Butts Dies at Age 50 - ‎16 hours ago‎
On Thursday, Cassandra Butts, the former Deputy White House Counsel died in her Washington D.C. home after suffering from a brief illness, reports The Root.
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A plea to Hillary's Democrat critics: don't hand the White House to Trump

The Guardian - ‎May 27, 2016‎
Maybe it's a mistake to worry too much about Susan Sarandon. But her recent musings on the US election make me anxious. Not because I think she has huge influence - if celebrity endorsements swung elections, we'd all be reading Neil Kinnock: The ...

Safe as (white) houses - ‎May 28, 2016‎
White paint, of course, reflects the sun's rays. But wouldn't it be simpler, to follow the logic of our thoughtful betters, to demolish one's house and replace it with a tent? Doubtless this would require another 46-page book to deal with the health ...

NCSU Libraries to be honored at White House

News & Observer - ‎13 hours ago‎
N.C. State University Libraries will be among 10 libraries and museums around the country that will be honored at the White House on Wednesday. Michelle Obama and the director of the Institute of Museum and Library Services, a federal agency, will ...
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Exclusive: White House Blocks Transfer of Cluster Bombs to …

Foreign Policy - ‎May 27, 2016‎
Frustrated by a growing death toll, the White House has quietly placed a hold on the transfer of cluster bombs to Saudi Arabia as the Sunni ally continues its bloody war on Shiite rebels in Yemen, U.S.

Precision Medicine Initiative and Data Security

The White House (blog) - ‎May 25, 2016‎
Today, we are pleased to release the final Data Security Policy Principles and Framework (Security Framework) for President Obama's Precision Medicine Initiative (PMI).

G7 Ise-Shima Leaders' Declaration (press release) - ‎May 27, 2016‎
Innovation is critical to realize sustainable growth. Competition is a source of innovation and we commit to protect intellectual property rights. We recognize that global excess capacity in industrial sectors, especially steel, is a pressing ...

IN Focus: One-on-one with White House press secretary on President's visit to Indiana

WTTV CBS4Indy - ‎19 hours ago‎
WASHINGTON D.C. - White House press secretary Josh Earnest is touting the economic recovery in the northern Indiana city of Elkhart, ahead of the President's visit to Elkhart next week.