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Obama Moves to Protect 12 Million Acres of Alaskan Wildlife

The Obama Administration will ask Congress to protect millions of acres of land in Alaska from a range of human activity including drilling and road construction, officials said Sunday. 170 more words

White House Gaffe Outs American Held by the Islamic State

U.S. officials routinely ask media outlets to keep the identity of the 26-year old American woman held hostage by Islamic State a secret. White House Chief of Staff Denis McDonough mistakenly ignored the administration’s own policy Sunday morning when he mentioned her first name on national television. 447 more words

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For 'West Wing' Addicts, Big Block Of Cheese Day Is Back! Here's A Guide For Beginners.

On Tuesday, President Obama delivered the State of the Union. And then, on Wednesday, he answered questions about it – thanks to The West Wing… 469 more words

Republican White House Maybes Court Evangelicals Toward 2016

ATLANTA (AP) — Jeb Bush and Mitt Romney have gotten much of the attention in these early days of the Republican race for president, but as they court the party’s elite donors in private phone calls and meetings, a group of likely candidates to their right are just as eagerly chasing support among Christian evangelicals and social conservatives. 892 more words


Washington, DC family vacation

We took a family trip to Washington, DC.  We got to fly on an airplane and then we went to our hotel then got to sleep. 200 more words


WH Chief of Staff Claims No Problems With Netanyahu But Can't Deny Comment That He 'spat in our face publicly'

  • White House Chief of Staff Denis McDonough repudiated reports of a widening rift between the Obama administration and Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu on Sunday’s morning talk shows.
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