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#White House

# white-house - Today's News

Some Trump staffers still have documents to be given to National Archives
# USA
# USA

Some Trump staffers still have documents to be given to National Archives

1 hour ago 3,542 Views 10 Comments

A letter from the acting US archivist said some staffers had used private electronic messaging accounts to conduct official business, and not turned those messages over as required by law.

# white-house - Wednesday 28 September, 2022

Biden appears to believe deceased politician is in audience at food conference
# Biden
# Biden

Biden appears to believe deceased politician is in audience at food conference

Wed 8:37 PM 61,617 Views 43 Comments

Officials claimed that the president simply had the congresswoman on his mind.

# white-house - Thursday 22 September, 2022

US Court permits Justice Department to use classified records seized in Trump raid
# White House
# White House

US Court permits Justice Department to use classified records seized in Trump raid

Sep 22nd 2022, 7:15 AM 16,402 Views 16 Comments

The court removed an obstacle that could have delayed the investigation by weeks, if not months,

# white-house - Monday 19 September, 2022

Biden promises to defend Taiwan but refuses to confirm re-election bid in rare TV interview
# Up In The Air
# Up In The Air

Biden promises to defend Taiwan but refuses to confirm re-election bid in rare TV interview

Sep 19th 2022, 7:42 AM 15,093 Views 21 Comments

The US president said it ‘remains to be seen’ if he will seek re-election.

# white-house - Sunday 18 September, 2022

Taoiseach to travel to NY for UN events, but will timetable allow for Biden meeting this week?
# London-NYC
# London-NYC

Taoiseach to travel to NY for UN events, but will timetable allow for Biden meeting this week?

Sep 18th 2022, 8:30 AM 11,168 Views 8 Comments

The Taoiseach will deliver Ireland’s National Statement in the UN on Thursday.

# white-house - Wednesday 7 September, 2022

Barack and Michelle Obama return to White House to unveil presidential portraits
# The Obamas
# The Obamas

Barack and Michelle Obama return to White House to unveil presidential portraits

Sep 7th 2022, 8:27 PM 34,881 Views 30 Comments

Joe Biden and first lady Jill Biden invited Barack and Michelle Obama back to their former home to unveil their official portraits.

# white-house - Friday 2 September, 2022

Democracy in the US is ‘under assault’ by MAGA Republicans, Joe Biden says
# White House
# White House

Democracy in the US is ‘under assault’ by MAGA Republicans, Joe Biden says

Sep 2nd 2022, 7:23 AM 15,727 Views 37 Comments

The leader called Donald Trump and his allies an extremist threat to America and its future.

# white-house - Wednesday 24 August, 2022

Dr Jill Biden tests positive for Covid-19 in 'rebound' case
# Covid-19
# Covid-19

Dr Jill Biden tests positive for Covid-19 in 'rebound' case

Aug 24th 2022, 8:02 PM 32,754 Views 25 Comments

US President Joe Biden continues to test negative.

# white-house - Monday 22 August, 2022

Top US Covid-19 advisor Dr Anthony Fauci to step down in December
# White House
# White House

Top US Covid-19 advisor Dr Anthony Fauci to step down in December

Aug 22nd 2022, 4:49 PM 17,693 Views 32 Comments

The 81-year-old is the country’s leading infectious disease expert.

# white-house - Sunday 21 August, 2022

US First Lady Jill Biden tests negative for Covid and will leave isolation
# White House
# White House

US First Lady Jill Biden tests negative for Covid and will leave isolation

Aug 21st 2022, 4:46 PM 19,232 Views 8 Comments

Jill Biden tested positive on August 16, nearly two weeks after her husband contracted the virus for a second time.

# white-house - Friday 5 August, 2022

Two killed following lightning strike near the White House
# US
# US

Two killed following lightning strike near the White House

Aug 5th 2022, 3:57 PM 16,989 Views 4 Comments

Police said two others remain in a critical condition in hospital following the strike.

# white-house - Wednesday 27 July, 2022

Joe Biden comes out of isolation after two negative Covid-19 tests
# Joe Biden
# Joe Biden

Joe Biden comes out of isolation after two negative Covid-19 tests

Jul 27th 2022, 5:29 PM 8,893 Views 9 Comments

The US president is fever-free, according to his physician.

# white-house - Thursday 21 July, 2022

Joe Biden tests positive for Covid-19
# Joe Biden
# Joe Biden

Joe Biden tests positive for Covid-19

Jul 21st 2022, 3:32 PM 32,560 Views 31 Comments

The US president is experiencing ‘very mild symptoms’, the White House said today.

# white-house - Tuesday 7 June, 2022

Matthew McConaughey makes emotional appeal for gun control at White House
# US
# US

Matthew McConaughey makes emotional appeal for gun control at White House

Jun 7th 2022, 10:45 PM 45,072 Views 32 Comments

The actor spoke powerfully about some of the children who died in his hometown of Uvalde two weeks ago.

# white-house - Thursday 5 May, 2022

Biden names Karine Jean-Pierre as new press secretary, first Black woman to hold role
# White House
# White House

Biden names Karine Jean-Pierre as new press secretary, first Black woman to hold role

May 5th 2022, 9:49 PM 26,599 Views 20 Comments

Jean-Pierre will replace incumbent Jen Psaki from 13 May.

# white-house - Sunday 17 April, 2022

Next Irish ambassador to Washington hopes crackdown on Kinahan cartel will make a big difference
# Crime
# Crime

Next Irish ambassador to Washington hopes crackdown on Kinahan cartel will make a big difference

Apr 17th 2022, 8:00 AM 23,256 Views 0 Comments

Geraldine Byrne Nason will take over the role of Irish Ambassador to Washington in early Autumn.

# white-house - Saturday 19 March, 2022

Most 'Irish' president since JFK: Biden in the White House 'enormously helpful' to Ireland
# Washington DC
# Washington DC

Most 'Irish' president since JFK: Biden in the White House 'enormously helpful' to Ireland

Mar 19th 2022, 6:00 PM 16,932 Views 23 Comments

US ‘has skin in the game’ when it comes to maintaining peace in NI, says Congressman Brendan Boyle.

# white-house - Thursday 17 March, 2022

Irish dancing, stout and a poem by Bono: US St Patrick's Day carries on without 'unlucky Taoiseach'
# Washington DC
# Washington DC

Irish dancing, stout and a poem by Bono: US St Patrick's Day carries on without 'unlucky Taoiseach'

Mar 17th 2022, 9:00 PM 29,932 Views 14 Comments

Micheál Martin’s long-awaited trip to the White House was scuppered after he contracted Covid.

Taoiseach tests positive for Covid-19 while in Washington for St Patrick's events
# White House
# White House

Taoiseach tests positive for Covid-19 while in Washington for St Patrick's events

Updated Mar 17th 2022, 6:00 AM 46,027 Views 53 Comments

Micheál Martin received a negative antigen test result but later tested positive on a PCR.

# white-house - Wednesday 16 March, 2022

Taoiseach to get leadership award at event attended by US President Joe Biden tonight
# Washington DC
# Washington DC

Taoiseach to get leadership award at event attended by US President Joe Biden tonight

Mar 16th 2022, 6:00 AM 24,029 Views 45 Comments

Taoiseach says it will be a ‘very pleasant’ meeting between ‘one Irishman and another Irishman’.

# white-house - Tuesday 15 March, 2022

Ireland’s St Patrick's Day message and theme is being tweaked to reflect the Ukraine crisis
# US Trip
# US Trip

Ireland’s St Patrick's Day message and theme is being tweaked to reflect the Ukraine crisis

Mar 15th 2022, 6:30 AM 13,976 Views 9 Comments

Micheál Martin has decided to evolve the ‘tone and theme’ of the St Patrick’s Day celebrations this week.

# white-house - Monday 7 February, 2022

Kim Jong-un 'love letters' retrieved from Donald Trump's Mar-a-Lago resort
# US Archives
# US Archives

Kim Jong-un 'love letters' retrieved from Donald Trump's Mar-a-Lago resort

Feb 7th 2022, 10:23 PM 60,480 Views 49 Comments

The National Archives and Records Administration pursues records it learns have been “improperly removed”.

# white-house - Tuesday 1 February, 2022

Slimmed down contingent of Ministers likely to travel abroad for St Patrick's Day this year
# St Patrick's Day
# St Patrick's Day

Slimmed down contingent of Ministers likely to travel abroad for St Patrick's Day this year

Updated Feb 1st 2022, 7:49 PM 15,965 Views 17 Comments

It is tradition for Ministers and Ministers of State to travel to different destinations around the globe to mark St Patrick’s Day.

# white-house - Wednesday 19 January, 2022

US Secretary of State calls on Putin to choose 'peaceful path' as he lands in Ukraine for crisis talks
# Ukraine
# Ukraine

US Secretary of State calls on Putin to choose 'peaceful path' as he lands in Ukraine for crisis talks

Jan 19th 2022, 9:31 AM 7,957 Views 25 Comments

The White House warned yesterday that Russia was ready to attack Ukraine at “any point”.

# white-house - Friday 14 January, 2022

Russia prepping pretext for its troops to further invade Ukraine, White House says
# Ukraine
# Ukraine

Russia prepping pretext for its troops to further invade Ukraine, White House says

Jan 14th 2022, 7:23 PM 25,132 Views 45 Comments

White House press secretary Jen Psaki spoke at a briefing at the White House in Washington today.

# white-house - Wednesday 15 December, 2021

Trump's White House chief held in contempt for defying Capitol riot probe
# Mark Meadows
# Mark Meadows

Trump's White House chief held in contempt for defying Capitol riot probe

Dec 15th 2021, 8:55 AM 12,982 Views 19 Comments

Mark Meadows could be the first White House chief of staff to be prosecuted since HR Haldeman in the Watergate scandal.

# white-house - Friday 19 November, 2021

Kamala Harris held presidency for 1 hour 25 mins while Joe Biden was under anaesthesia
# US
# US

Kamala Harris held presidency for 1 hour 25 mins while Joe Biden was under anaesthesia

Updated Nov 19th 2021, 5:28 PM 56,588 Views 101 Comments

The US President had a colonoscopy as part of a regular health check, the White House said.

# white-house - Monday 1 November, 2021

White House press secretary tests positive for Covid-19
# Jen Psaki
# Jen Psaki

White House press secretary tests positive for Covid-19

Nov 1st 2021, 7:06 AM 20,719 Views 18 Comments

The official said she had last met US President Joe Biden on Tuesday and they had remained six feet apart.

# white-house - Friday 3 September, 2021

Biden won’t run in 2024 after Afghanistan ‘travesty’, says Trump's ex-chief of staff
# Interview
# Interview

Biden won’t run in 2024 after Afghanistan ‘travesty’, says Trump's ex-chief of staff

Sep 3rd 2021, 6:30 AM 24,261 Views 30 Comments

Mick Mulvaney spoke to The Journal about Afghanistan, the Good Friday Agreement and quitting the Trump administration.

# white-house - Saturday 31 July, 2021

Larry Donnelly: Katherine Zappone will provide value for money as special envoy
# Opinion
# Opinion

Larry Donnelly: Katherine Zappone will provide value for money as special envoy

Jul 31st 2021, 8:00 PM 30,359 Views 115 Comments

Our columnist muses on the Zappone furore, summer days and what’s next for Donald Trump.

# white-house - Tuesday 22 June, 2021

Judge dismisses most claims over clearing of protesters from in front of White House
# Washington DC
# Washington DC

Judge dismisses most claims over clearing of protesters from in front of White House

Jun 22nd 2021, 7:07 AM 20,791 Views 18 Comments

Claims against two law enforcement agencies, however, have been allowed to proceed.

# white-house - Wednesday 9 June, 2021

Probe says Washington DC protest was not broken up because of Trump photo-op
# Black Lives Matter
# Black Lives Matter

Probe says Washington DC protest was not broken up because of Trump photo-op

Jun 9th 2021, 8:00 PM 15,833 Views 19 Comments

Park Police officials had already planned to clear the area for fencing installation, the investigation found.

# white-house - Sunday 9 May, 2021

Obama family mourns death of White House dog Bo
# Presidential Pooch
# Presidential Pooch

Obama family mourns death of White House dog Bo

May 9th 2021, 10:02 AM 42,094 Views 38 Comments

The Portuguese water dog was a gift to the Obamas from the late Senator Edward Kennedy.

# white-house - Sunday 25 April, 2021

Larry Donnelly: A quietly excellent first 100 days for Joe Biden
# Column
# Column

Larry Donnelly: A quietly excellent first 100 days for Joe Biden

Apr 25th 2021, 8:30 AM 43,475 Views 84 Comments

Our columnist takes a look at the first stages of the Biden and Harris administration.

# white-house - Wednesday 21 April, 2021

US Justice Department to investigate policing in Minneapolis after Floyd verdict
# George Floyd
# George Floyd

US Justice Department to investigate policing in Minneapolis after Floyd verdict

Updated Apr 21st 2021, 3:57 PM 26,720 Views 55 Comments

The department is already investigating whether the officers involved violated George Floyd’s civil rights.

# white-house - Tuesday 20 April, 2021

Walter Mondale, former US Vice President, dies aged 93
# Walter Mondale
# Walter Mondale

Walter Mondale, former US Vice President, dies aged 93

Apr 20th 2021, 7:02 AM 14,086 Views 2 Comments

Mondale served in the Jimmy Carter administration and lost out on his own presidential bid to Ronald Reagan.

# white-house - Thursday 15 April, 2021

US expels 10 Russian diplomats and imposes new round of sanctions
# White House
# White House

US expels 10 Russian diplomats and imposes new round of sanctions

Apr 15th 2021, 5:34 PM 12,728 Views 34 Comments

The White House said the 10 diplomats being expelled include representatives of Russian intelligence services.

# white-house - Monday 12 April, 2021

Joe Biden's dog Major to get private training after two biting incidents
# Another Woof Week
# Another Woof Week

Joe Biden's dog Major to get private training after two biting incidents

Apr 12th 2021, 3:48 PM 25,590 Views 34 Comments

Last month, the White House confirmed that Major had nipped someone during a walk.

# white-house - Saturday 10 April, 2021

'A 30-year race to the bottom': Why might the Biden global tax plan spell trouble for Ireland's entire economic model?
# Ireland Inc
# Ireland Inc

'A 30-year race to the bottom': Why might the Biden global tax plan spell trouble for Ireland's entire economic model?

Apr 10th 2021, 7:00 AM 40,283 Views 58 Comments
  • The Biden administration has recommitted the US to global tax reform talks.
  • American wants a 21% global minimum rate of corporation tax.
  • Ireland's famous 12.5% rate looks likely to come under severe pressure.

# white-house - Thursday 25 March, 2021

Joe Biden’s dogs back at White House after banishment ended
# Woof Few Weeks
# Woof Few Weeks

Joe Biden’s dogs back at White House after banishment ended

Mar 25th 2021, 7:26 AM 42,449 Views 27 Comments

One of the canines injured a Secret Service agent and they were sent to Delaware.

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