Articles Tagged with White House

David Ortiz: ‘Selfie With President Was Definitely Not A Set-Up!’

David Ortiz and President

David Ortiz, the 38-year-old Red Sox slugger, created another one of his signature feel-good moments on Tuesday when he snapped “selfie” with President Barack Obama during a White House ceremony to honor the Boston club for their 2013 World Series victory. But no sooner had the beloved figure known as Big Papi tweeted the image,… Read more »

Hundreds Of Keystone Pipeline Protesters Arrested Outside White House

Keystone pipeline protests

Hundreds of protesters against the Keystone Pipeline XL were arrested right outside the White House. The activist group, known as XL Dissent, led the charge against the production of the Keystone Pipeline XL. For their efforts, they were arrested but their united voice was heard. The Keystone Pipeline XL is a major project the president… Read more »

Agenda 21 Bill Proposed In Kentucky State Senate To Thwart UN Control

UN Agenda 21

An Agenda 21 bill will soon be heard by the full Kentucky State Senate. The bill is designed to thwart United Nations environmental regulations in the state. The Agenda 21 United Nations program is a voluntary, non-binding action plan which is allegedly focused solely on sustainable development. Adopted by 178 countries in 1992, the plan… Read more »

Climate Change Executive Order May Impact Construction Industry

global warming

The climate change executive order recently signed by President Barack Obama created a task force which will have the power to influence the construction industry and home building regulations in America.The task force created when President Obama signed the global warming order could eventually have control over where, when and how you build or add… Read more »

Sheldon Adelson Says The US Should Drop Nuclear Bomb On Iran

Sheldon Adelson Says Bomb Iran

American billionaire Sheldon Adelson, who spent millions trying to unseat President Obama, is suggesting the US should drop a nuclear bomb on Iran as a warning. The controversial comments were made during a panel at Yeshiva University on Tuesday evening. Adelson said the US should make demands from a position of strength and not negotiate… Read more »

What Did Jofi Joseph Tweet To Get Fired? [Mildly Offensive]

After House Democrats Arrested At Immigration Rally, White House Pressures GOP

The firing of Jofi Joseph, a national security official, for some “secret” and off-color tweets has been a scintillating Washington scandal — and after the news broke, everyone wanted to know exactly what it was that got Joseph axed from the White House’s National Security Council. Jofi Joseph was unmasked as “Twitter troll” @natsecwonk, and… Read more »

Fox Reporter Explains ‘Angry’ White House Press Briefing Walkout

Ed Henry Jay Carney

Fox’s White House reporter Ed Henry seemingly stormed out of a press briefing last week, causing some observers to wonder whether this was just an extreme chapter in his storied conflict with Press Secretary Jay Carney. Nope, Henry was just going to be late. On the Kilmeade & Friends radio show Monday morning, Henry said… Read more »

White House Official: We’re Winning … We Don’t Care When Shutdown Ends

Government Shutdown

President Barack Obama and the Democrats are still locked in a battle with the GOP over the current government shutdown. But does it really matter when the shutdown ends? According to a White House official, the Democrats are “winning” and therefore “we don’t care when shutdown ends.” The unnamed White House official made those comments… Read more »

The Fair Pay Campaign Urging White House To Pay Interns

Fair Pay Campaign Urges White House To Pay Interns

Many companies and businesses rely on the work of unpaid interns to move forward, and while many interns accept the no-pay in exchange for real world experience, the Fair Pay Campaign has set out to bring an end to unpaid internships. Interns across the country have made complaints and even filed lawsuits over the lack-of-pay… Read more »

Three 1972 Miami Dolphins Refuse White House Trip

Three members of the only undefated NFL team in history will not go to the White House.

In a case of sports and politics colliding, three members of the undefeated 1972 Miami Dolphins have refused an invitation from President Obama to the White House for political reasons. In a report by the Sun-Sentinel, three of the players have confirmed they will not attend. Two additional players are on the fence. They asked… Read more »

‘We The Geeks’ Hangout Being Hosted By White House At 12 PM Friday

We The Geeks at the White House

In celebration of geeky technology that could one day change the world, the White House on Friday will host the “We The Geeks” hangout. The geek-themed Google+ Hangout will take place on July 19, 2013 at 12:00 pm ET. The event is meant to celebrate real life heroes who are developing next-generation technology. Tech being… Read more »

16-year-old Intern Questions White House, Jay Carney Not Amused [Video]

Three members of the only undefated NFL team in history will not go to the White House.

The Daily Caller, a conservative publication, sent a 16-year-old intern to the daily briefing at the White House and Jay Carney was not amused. Gabe Finger, a 16-year-old high school junior doing an internship at The Daily Caller, asked White House spokesman Jay Carney if President Barack Obama was providing protection to George Zimmerman and… Read more »

Is Obama Inciting ‘Trayvon Riots’ Through Secret DOJ Actions?

Eric Holder speaks about Trayvon Martin

President Obama’s influence on the Trayvon Martin case as the trial of George Zimmerman winds to a close in Florida is at issue this week, with claims emerging that the Department Of Justice (DOJ) was deployed to precipitate civil unrest in the wake of the teen’s shooting death last year. The Obama administration’s involvement in… Read more »

White House First Stands By Obama Trayvon Comments, Then Doesn’t

Three members of the only undefated NFL team in history will not go to the White House.

The White House is sending conflicting reports in the Trayvon Martin case. Back in March of 2012, President Obama made emotional remarks during a press conference in the Rose Garden stating, If I had a son, he would look like Trayvon. I think [Martin's parents] are right to expect that all of us as Americans… Read more »