“The Federal Government opposes drug legalization because it runs counter to a public health and safety approach to drug policy,” a White House official tells BuzzFeed News after Loretta Lynch testifies.
The company is a huge supporter of President Obama and his administration.
If the British Prime Minister visits Washington and nobody notices, did it really even happen?
White House domestic policy adviser Cecilia Munoz hit back at House Republicans Wednesday, saying the current battle over President Obama’s executive actions won’t keep DREAMers and other undocumented immigrants from coming forward.
White House press secretary Josh Earnest tells reporters, “I think it’s fair to say we should have sent someone with a higher profile.”
An estimated 9 million students could benefit from the program with each full-time student saving an average of $3,800 per year, the White House said.
Spokesman Josh Earnest revealed the president’s position at a news conference Tuesday.
Josh Earnest warns that boosting Scalise to House leadership could make it tougher for the GOP to expand its base.
The president says Sony shouldn’t have killed The Interview.
Hack back? Military strike? Sanctions? Nothing?
A new leader for the agency should be prepared to shake things up, the United States Secret Service Protective Mission Panel recommended. “Some in the Secret Service will resist and may need to move on,” the panel said.
The White House “Task Force on 21st Century Policing” was announced Thursday. It will make its recommendations to the president about how to fix America’s police forces by early March.
While many in the conservative base stew over the president’s decision to end half a century of frosty relations with Cuba, the list of Republicans in Washington on board with the plan is growing.
Josh Earnest: “I assume like many Americans he has seen that Cuba is a place where they have a beautiful climate and a lot of fun things to do. So if there’s an opportunity for the president to visit I’m sure he wouldn’t turn it down.”
“A candidate gets to persuade.”
White House gets behind spending measure that rankles his base.
Marlon Marshall, a field operative with ties to the person who could manage a Clinton campaign, is leaving his role as a key White House aide.
Georgia Rep. Hank Johnson vows to renew his legislation to keep military weaponry away from local police forces next Congress, says President Obama could have done more to stop the flow.
Jennifer Garner, Julianne Moore, John Legend, and Shakira lend their voices to the White House initiative, each sharing a personal story of the role education played in their lives.
As changes to military-equipment programs stall out in D.C., administration officials are citing the 2013 terrorist attack. The complex case of the Boston Marathon response.
The White House has released a behind-the-scenes video.
“We need the backing of our black president to say that this is a racial issue and that he stands behind us. We don’t need him to come and put boots to the ground; he should have done it 100 days ago.”
President Obama will “discuss how communities and law enforcement can work together to build trust to strengthen neighborhoods across the country.”
BuzzFeed News on the quiet collapse of a bipartisan response to Ferguson.
Senior White House adviser Dan Pfeiffer: “We feel very good about how the last two and half weeks have gone.”
Eric Holder released a video calling for calm Friday. Top White House adviser Dan Pfeiffer tells BuzzFeed News there’s “nothing planned” for Obama so far.
The woman’s arrest comes on the heels of other arrests in and around the White House grounds.
The Iowa man led police to his vehicle, where they discovered a rifle and 40 rounds of ammunition.
John Hodgman called the man often cited as the architect of the Affordable Care Act “a bath water creep.” Update: Hodgman responds on Tumblr.
“If you looked up ‘stupid’ in dictionary, you’d find Gruber’s picture.”