White House

The Obama family welcomed thousands of children to the sun-soaked South Lawn of the White House Monday for the annual Easter Egg Roll, an essential rite of spring.

As Allison Samuels writes in her piece “How Will Michelle Obama Make Her Mark,” the first lady’s push for Chicago as the host of the 2016 Olympics “provided a glimpse of what Michelle can be like when she wants something: determined, focused, spirited, graceful. We saw flashes of that Michelle during her husband’s campaign. But […]

From NYTimes.com: WASHINGTON — Facing mounting pressure from New York politicians concerned about costs and security, the Obama administration on Thursday began considering moving the trial of the chief organizer of the Sept. 11 terrorist attacks out of Manhattan, administration officials said.

Business and labor leaders, economists and academics meet with Obama to discuss job creation. Many ideas are being put forth.

Reps of Couple Who Crashed White House State Dinner Reportedly Contacting Networks to "Get Their Bids In" for Interview