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Stressed, Burnt Out Carney set to leave White House

Insiders very close to House White House Press Secretary Jay Carney indicate that he’s on his way out of 1600 Pennsylvania Avenue, The Mirror has learned. Carney has told people he’s leaving the White House soon. In 2008, Carney became Director of Communications for Vice President Joe Biden. In 2011, he became the nation’s 29th press secretary, President Obama’s second, replacing Robert Gibbs. Before that, Carney was a journalist for [...]

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President Obama’s Schedule – February 4, 2014

DAILY GUIDANCE AND PRESS SCHEDULE FOR TUESDAY, FEBRUARY 4, 2014 9:30 AM In-Town Travel Pool Call Time 9:45 AM THE PRESIDENT and VICE PRESIDENT receive the Presidential Daily Briefing 11:10 AM THE PRESIDENT visits a Buck Lodge Middle School classroom Buck Lodge Middle School, Adelphi, Maryland 11:30 AM THE PRESIDENT delivers remarks on ConnectED Buck Lodge Middle School, Adelphi, Maryland 12:40 PM THE PRESIDENT and VICE PRESIDENT meet for lunch [...]

Put on your Big Girl Panties and Deal with it! by Dana Perino

Put on your Big Girl Panties and Deal with it! by Dana Perino

She had the best advice in response, ‘Put on your Big Girl Panties and deal with it!’ By Dana Parino For many years, I was quite happy working behind the scenes during my time in the Bush administration. I enjoyed being the deputy press secretary to Tony Snow, helping him prepare and managing the office. He was one of the best press secretaries ever to stand at the White House [...]

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Update2 Now 3:15 PM UPDATE: White House Press Briefing time changed to 1:45 PM

DAILY GUIDANCE AND PRESS SCHEDULE FOR  FRIDAY, MAY 10, 2013 UPDATE 2: The press briefing in the Brady Press Briefing Room will now take place at 3:15 PM. UPDATED:   The press briefing in the Brady Press Briefing Room will now take place at 1:45PM.   Briefing Schedule     1:45PM         Press Briefing by Press Secretary Jay Carney DAILY GUIDANCE AND PRESS SCHEDULE FOR  FRIDAY, MAY 10, 2013  In the [...]

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Benghazi, a Long Time Ago

by Joe Keck According to Jay Carney, Press Secretary for the Obama administration, “Benghazi happened a long time ago”. It’s been eleven months. Which prompts one to wonder about Carney’s criteria for relativity. Like most of us, I have had some of my belongings stolen. Tools, musical instruments, a bicycle, other things. How long does it take for all of those items to no longer be mine? Among my possessions [...]

White House Press Briefing by Jay Carney – Monday Jan. 28, 2013 – Skeet Shooting

White House Press Briefing by Jay Carney – Monday Jan. 28, 2013 – Skeet Shooting

PRESS BRIEFING BY PRESS SECRETARY JAY CARNEY James S. Brady Press Briefing Room   MR. CARNEY:  Thanks for bearing with us today.  A lot going on at the White House. Before I take your questions I just wanted to note that the President and the Vice President completed a very productive meeting with law enforcement officers, chiefs of police, and sheriffs from around the country, including from Oak Creek, Wisconsin; [...]

The New White House Whopperist

The New White House Whopperist

by Joe Keck A while back, UN Ambassador Susan Rice withdrew her name for Secretary of State in the Obama administration. Who then is going to be our next State deceptionist? Someone has to protect us from that oh so dangerous thing, The Truth. And since Ms. Rice wasn’t’ very skillful with, shall we say the art of, ‘Accuracy adjustment,’ John Kerry clearly would be a better fit for the [...]

President Obama’s Schedule – Monday Dec. 17, 2012

President Obama’s Schedule – Monday Dec. 17, 2012

DAILY GUIDANCE AND PRESS SCHEDULE FOR MONDAY, DECEMBER 17, 2012 In the morning, the President and the Vice President will receive the Presidential Daily Briefing in the Oval Office. This meeting is closed press. In the afternoon, the President and the Vice President will meet for lunch in the Private Dining Room. This lunch is closed press. EST   9:30AM          In-Town Pool Call Time   10:15AM        THE PRESIDENT and THE [...]

President Obama’s Schedule – Nov. 13, 2012 – Meets with Union, Progressive Leaders

President Obama’s Schedule – Nov. 13, 2012 – Meets with Union, Progressive Leaders

DAILY GUIDANCE AND PRESS SCHEDULE FOR TUESDAY, NOVEMBER 13, 2012 In the morning, the President and the Vice President will receive the Presidential Daily Briefing in the Oval Office. This meeting is closed press. Later, the President and the Vice President will attend a meeting with leaders from the labor community and other progressive leaders to discuss the actions we need to take to keep our economy growing and find [...]

President Obama Schedule Wednesday, February 15, 2012

President Obama Schedule Wednesday, February 15, 2012

DAILY GUIDANCE AND PRESS SCHEDULE FOR WEDNESDAY, FEBRUARY 15, 2012   In the morning, the President and the Vice President will receive the Presidential Daily Briefing in the Oval Office. This meeting is closed press.   Later in the morning, the President will travel to Milwaukee, Wisconsin.  The departure from the South Lawn and arrival at General Miller International Airport are open press.   In Milwaukee, the President will tour [...]

President Obama, White House, Briefing Schedule Tuesday, February 14, 2012

President Obama, White House, Briefing Schedule Tuesday, February 14, 2012

DAILY GUIDANCE AND PRESS SCHEDULE FOR TUESDAY, FEBRUARY 14, 2012   In the morning, the President will receive the Presidential Daily Briefing and then meet with senior advisors in the Oval Office. These meetings are closed press.   Later, the President and the Vice President will hold a meeting with Vice President Xi Jinping of the People’s Republic of China in the Oval Office to discuss a broad range of [...]

President Obama, White House, Briefing Schedule Wednesday, February 8, 2012

President Obama, White House, Briefing Schedule Wednesday, February 8, 2012

DAILY GUIDANCE AND PRESS SCHEDULE FOR WEDNESDAY, FEBRUARY 8, 2012   In the morning, the President will receive the Presidential Daily Briefing and meet with senior advisors in the Oval Office.  These meetings are closed press.   In the afternoon, the President will attend the Democratic Senate Caucus Retreat at Nationals Park in Washington, DC. This event is closed press.   Later, the President and the Vice President will meet [...]

President Obama, White House, Briefing Schedule, Thursday, February 2, 2012

President Obama, White House, Briefing Schedule, Thursday, February 2, 2012

DAILY GUIDANCE AND PRESS SCHEDULE FOR THURSDAY, FEBRUARY 2, 2012   In the morning, the President will deliver remarks at the National Prayer Breakfast at the Washington Hilton. The Vice President and the First Lady will also attend. There will be pooled press coverage of the President’s remarks. The President’s remarks will be livestreamed on www.whitehouse.gov/live. In the afternoon, the President will meet with senior advisors in the Oval Office. [...]

President Obama, White House, Briefing Schedule Tuesday, January 31, 2012

President Obama, White House, Briefing Schedule Tuesday, January 31, 2012

DAILY GUIDANCE AND PRESS SCHEDULE FOR TUESDAY, JANUARY 31, 2012   In the morning, the President will receive the Presidential Daily Briefing in the Oval Office. This meeting is closed press. Later in the morning, the President will hold a Cabinet Meeting in the Cabinet Room. There will be a pool spray at the top of the meeting. In the afternoon, the President will meet with Secretary of Defense Panetta [...]

President Obama Schedule Monday, January 9, 2012 – Basketball and Fundraisers

President Obama Schedule Monday, January 9, 2012 – Basketball and Fundraisers

DAILY GUIDANCE AND PRESS SCHEDULE FOR MONDAY, JANUARY 9, 2012   In the morning, the President and the Vice President will receive the Presidential Daily Briefing in the Oval office. This meeting is closed press. Later in the morning, the President will meet with senior advisors in the Oval Office. This meeting is closed press. In the afternoon, the President will welcome the NBA Champion Dallas Mavericks to the White [...]