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#White House

# white-house - Tuesday 16 February, 2021

Biden won't host foreign leaders at White House for 'a couple of months', spokesperson says
# No Visits
# No Visits

Biden won't host foreign leaders at White House for 'a couple of months', spokesperson says

Feb 16th 2021, 7:40 PM 21,796 Views 23 Comments

It was confirmed last week that the Taoiseach won’t be travelling to the White House for St Patrick’s Day.

# white-house - Monday 15 February, 2021

Biden to join virtual G7 event with global leaders on Covid-19 efforts
# White House
# White House

Biden to join virtual G7 event with global leaders on Covid-19 efforts

Feb 15th 2021, 8:02 AM 8,176 Views 7 Comments

The US President will address the G7 meeting on the pandemic and vaccination distribution.

# white-house - Sunday 14 February, 2021

White House aide resigns after threatening reporter
# Tj Ducklo
# Tj Ducklo

White House aide resigns after threatening reporter

Feb 14th 2021, 3:20 PM 34,725 Views 23 Comments

TJ Ducklo said he was “devastated to have embarrassed and disappointed my White House colleagues and President Biden”.

# white-house - Friday 12 February, 2021

Taoiseach Micheál Martin will not be heading to Washington for St Patrick's Day
# BEGORRAH
# BEGORRAH

Taoiseach Micheál Martin will not be heading to Washington for St Patrick's Day

Feb 12th 2021, 5:46 PM 111,199 Views 238 Comments

The Covid-19 pandemic has meant that this year’s meeting will not take place.

# white-house - Tuesday 26 January, 2021

Biden raises concerns over Navalny and Russian 'aggression' in Ukraine in first phone call with Putin
# A Quick Chat
# A Quick Chat

Biden raises concerns over Navalny and Russian 'aggression' in Ukraine in first phone call with Putin

Jan 26th 2021, 10:18 PM 18,438 Views 26 Comments

The G7 group of nations also hit out at Navalny’s “politically motivated” detention in a statement today.

# white-house - Friday 22 January, 2021

The First Lady, the Second Gentleman and the other new White House faces to look out for
# Team Biden
# Team Biden

The First Lady, the Second Gentleman and the other new White House faces to look out for

Jan 22nd 2021, 12:05 PM 31,625 Views 39 Comments

There are several ‘firsts’ among the new residents of the 1600 Pennsylvania Ave.

# white-house - Thursday 21 January, 2021

Biden redecorates the Oval Office with a return of the blue rug and no sign of Winston Churchill
# Busted Loose
# Busted Loose

Biden redecorates the Oval Office with a return of the blue rug and no sign of Winston Churchill

Updated Jan 21st 2021, 4:31 PM 115,341 Views 64 Comments

It includes busts of Martin Luther King, Jr., Robert Kennedy, Cesar Chavez, Rosa Parks and Eleanor Roosevelt.

# white-house - Wednesday 20 January, 2021

When does it start? Is it on TV? Will there be music? Everything you need to know about the US inauguration
# Biden Time
# Biden Time

When does it start? Is it on TV? Will there be music? Everything you need to know about the US inauguration

Jan 20th 2021, 12:05 AM 52,965 Views 18 Comments

Joe Biden will be officially sworn-in as the 46th president of the United States today.

# white-house - Sunday 17 January, 2021

Joe Biden to sign a dozen executive orders on his first day as US President
# White House
# White House

Joe Biden to sign a dozen executive orders on his first day as US President

Jan 17th 2021, 9:31 AM 44,301 Views 45 Comments

Inauguration day is on Wednesday.

# white-house - Wednesday 13 January, 2021

Mike Pence rules out invoking 25th Amendment to remove Trump from office
# White House
# White House

Mike Pence rules out invoking 25th Amendment to remove Trump from office

Jan 13th 2021, 6:46 AM 41,207 Views 44 Comments

The vice president said the mechanism should be reserved for cases of medical or mental incapacitation.

# white-house - Tuesday 12 January, 2021

Poll: Should Mike Pence invoke the 25th Amendment, pushing Trump out of office?
# Your Say
# Your Say

Poll: Should Mike Pence invoke the 25th Amendment, pushing Trump out of office?

Jan 12th 2021, 9:23 AM 67,791 Views 102 Comments

President-elect Joe Biden is set to be inaugurated on 20 January.

# white-house - Thursday 7 January, 2021

'I can't stay': US envoy to Northern Ireland resigns after pro-Trump rioters storm Capitol Hill
# Riots
# Riots

'I can't stay': US envoy to Northern Ireland resigns after pro-Trump rioters storm Capitol Hill

Updated Jan 7th 2021, 1:12 PM 152,290 Views 64 Comments

The deputy national security adviser and the first lady’s chief of staff have also resigned.

# white-house - Sunday 27 December, 2020

Larry Donnelly: Let's face it, if it weren't for Covid-19, Trump would be planning his inauguration
# Election2020
# Election2020

Larry Donnelly: Let's face it, if it weren't for Covid-19, Trump would be planning his inauguration

Dec 27th 2020, 10:00 AM 32,137 Views 79 Comments

Larry Donnelly looks back over the 2020 race for the White House and says the pandemic utterly changed the direction of the election.

# white-house - Friday 25 December, 2020

Trump's sudden demands and refusal to sign key bill could shut down the US government on Monday
# White House
# White House

Trump's sudden demands and refusal to sign key bill could shut down the US government on Monday

Dec 25th 2020, 9:35 AM 140,560 Views 65 Comments

Washington is now hurtling toward a crisis with Covid aid about to collapse, as the president is at his Mar-a-Lago club for Christmas.

# white-house - Monday 14 December, 2020

Trump says he will reverse plan for early vaccine at White House
# Social Media Criticism
# Social Media Criticism

Trump says he will reverse plan for early vaccine at White House

Dec 14th 2020, 7:59 AM 91,271 Views 30 Comments

Administration officials were listed to receive their jabs early in the vaccination programme.

# white-house - Tuesday 1 December, 2020

Trump's controversial coronavirus adviser to leave the White House
# White House
# White House

Trump's controversial coronavirus adviser to leave the White House

Dec 1st 2020, 7:14 AM 34,691 Views 34 Comments

Dr Scott Atlas clashed with top government scientists as he resisted stronger efforts to contain the Covid-19 pandemic

# white-house - Monday 30 November, 2020

Joe Biden suffers hairline fractures in foot while playing with dog
# White House
# White House

Joe Biden suffers hairline fractures in foot while playing with dog

Nov 30th 2020, 7:03 AM 29,614 Views 45 Comments

“It is anticipated that he will likely require a walking boot for several weeks,” his doctor said.

# white-house - Tuesday 24 November, 2020

Trump accepts Biden transition must begin - but insists he's still not conceding 'rigged' election
# Progress
# Progress

Trump accepts Biden transition must begin - but insists he's still not conceding 'rigged' election

Updated Nov 24th 2020, 3:53 PM 48,952 Views 54 Comments

Donald Trump has acknowledged it is time for the General Services Administration to “do what needs to be done”.

# white-house - Monday 23 November, 2020

White House presses on with Christmas tree ceremony despite coronavirus warnings
# White House
# White House

White House presses on with Christmas tree ceremony despite coronavirus warnings

Nov 23rd 2020, 10:00 PM 36,706 Views 22 Comments

Public health officials have pleaded with Americans not to travel for Thanksgiving or spend the holiday with people from outside their household.

# white-house - Friday 13 November, 2020

Trump makes first public comments in over a week... but doesn't mention the election
# Presidential Race
# Presidential Race

Trump makes first public comments in over a week... but doesn't mention the election

Nov 13th 2020, 9:53 PM 68,165 Views 84 Comments

This was Trump’s first public remarks since 5 November, when he falsely claimed to have won the election.

# white-house - Wednesday 11 November, 2020

Three Trump loyalists appointed to top Pentagon jobs as Defence Secretary fired
# You're Fired
# You're Fired

Three Trump loyalists appointed to top Pentagon jobs as Defence Secretary fired

Nov 11th 2020, 7:26 AM 45,540 Views 58 Comments

Military personnel changes have fuelled concerns of a push against figures seen as not loyal enough to Trump.

# white-house - Tuesday 10 November, 2020

Trump throws transition into turmoil while refusing to concede
# White House
# White House

Trump throws transition into turmoil while refusing to concede

Nov 10th 2020, 6:53 AM 54,315 Views 105 Comments

The defeated president has blocked co-operation with Joe Biden’s team, while electoral investigations have been authorised.

# white-house - Saturday 7 November, 2020

Joe Biden wins election to become 46th President of United States
# The Joe Show
# The Joe Show

Joe Biden wins election to become 46th President of United States

Nov 7th 2020, 5:15 PM 106,776 Views 256 Comments

Kamala Harris is set to be vice president.

As it happened on Saturday morning: Biden says 'clear majority of nation' behind him as tense wait for final result continues
Live Nov 7th 2020, 3:17 PM

As it happened on Saturday morning: Biden says 'clear majority of nation' behind him as tense wait for final result continues

# white-house - Wednesday 4 November, 2020

Trump says without evidence that election is 'a fraud' and threatens to go to Supreme Court
# Donald Trump
# Donald Trump

Trump says without evidence that election is 'a fraud' and threatens to go to Supreme Court

Nov 4th 2020, 8:36 AM 48,531 Views 35 Comments

Trump told supporters gathered at the White House this morning that “this is a fraud on the American people”.

# white-house - Thursday 15 October, 2020

President Trump’s son Barron tested positive for Covid-19
# White House
# White House

President Trump’s son Barron tested positive for Covid-19

Oct 15th 2020, 6:47 AM 49,651 Views 54 Comments

The White House initially said he had tested negative.

# white-house - Sunday 11 October, 2020

'I'm immune': Donald Trump prepares to return to the campaign trail
# Immunity
# Immunity

'I'm immune': Donald Trump prepares to return to the campaign trail

Oct 11th 2020, 7:39 PM 52,881 Views 97 Comments

Yesterday, Trump made his first public appearance since returning to the White House.

Trump's doctor says he is no longer 'a transmission risk' as he delivers first public speech since diagnosis
# Contagious
# Contagious

Trump's doctor says he is no longer 'a transmission risk' as he delivers first public speech since diagnosis

Oct 11th 2020, 8:08 AM 38,278 Views 90 Comments

The US President told the crowd outside the White House that he was “feeling great”.

# white-house - Wednesday 7 October, 2020

Trump remains out of sight as doctor says he is symptom-free
# US President
# US President

Trump remains out of sight as doctor says he is symptom-free

Oct 7th 2020, 9:40 PM 47,510 Views 62 Comments

White House aides said Donald Trump has returned to the Oval Office.

# white-house - Tuesday 6 October, 2020

Facebook removes Trump post for minimising dangers of Covid-19
# Flu
# Flu

Facebook removes Trump post for minimising dangers of Covid-19

Updated Oct 6th 2020, 9:47 PM 74,861 Views 112 Comments

The US President compares Covid-19 to the seasonal flu in the post.

Trump enters White House without a mask and tells people 'don't be afraid of Covid' after leaving hospital
# Campaign Trail
# Campaign Trail

Trump enters White House without a mask and tells people 'don't be afraid of Covid' after leaving hospital

Oct 6th 2020, 6:58 AM 71,004 Views 129 Comments

The US President may remain infectious for much of the next week, according to his own administration’s guidelines.

# white-house - Sunday 4 October, 2020

Trump’s doctors say he has been treated with steroid for drop in oxygen level but overall is improving
# Walter Reed
# Walter Reed

Trump’s doctors say he has been treated with steroid for drop in oxygen level but overall is improving

Oct 4th 2020, 5:15 PM 47,502 Views 47 Comments

Trump’s oxygen levels have dipped at least twice over the last several days, his doctors have said.

# white-house - Saturday 3 October, 2020

Trump is doing ‘very well’ say his doctors, but White House says his vitals had been ‘very concerning’
# Coronavirus
# Coronavirus

Trump is doing ‘very well’ say his doctors, but White House says his vitals had been ‘very concerning’

Updated Oct 3rd 2020, 6:35 PM 88,475 Views 104 Comments

Donald Trump’s doctor provided the update this afternoon.

# white-house - Monday 14 September, 2020

TikTok owner chooses Oracle to acquire video-sharing app in US after Trump ordered it to sell up
# Security Risk
# Security Risk

TikTok owner chooses Oracle to acquire video-sharing app in US after Trump ordered it to sell up

Sep 14th 2020, 10:58 AM 17,379 Views 9 Comments

The Trump administration has claimed the China-owned app represents a security risk to the US.

# white-house - Tuesday 8 September, 2020

White House chief of staff 'optimistic' pandemic aid bill deal will be reached before election
# Coronavirus
# Coronavirus

White House chief of staff 'optimistic' pandemic aid bill deal will be reached before election

Sep 8th 2020, 10:18 PM 13,595 Views 35 Comments

“I’m more optimistic perhaps today than I’ve been in a long time,” Mark Meadows said.

# white-house - Saturday 5 September, 2020

Donald Trump angrily denies remarks about US troops and 'losers'
# White House
# White House

Donald Trump angrily denies remarks about US troops and 'losers'

Sep 5th 2020, 8:05 AM 45,003 Views 156 Comments

Trump’s comments were reported by The Atlantic.

# white-house - Wednesday 26 August, 2020

'You are not alone': Melania Trump says president will not stop until Covid-19 vaccine is found
# RNC
# RNC

'You are not alone': Melania Trump says president will not stop until Covid-19 vaccine is found

Aug 26th 2020, 7:01 AM 37,055 Views 69 Comments

The First Lady offered her sympathies to all those affected by the pandemic.

# white-house - Monday 24 August, 2020

Key Trump ally Kellyanne Conway resigns as senior White House advisor
# White House
# White House

Key Trump ally Kellyanne Conway resigns as senior White House advisor

Aug 24th 2020, 7:15 AM 69,019 Views 58 Comments

Conway said she was stepping down to spend more time with her family.

# white-house - Thursday 20 August, 2020

Obama condemns Trump as Harris accepts historic VP nomination
# White House
# White House

Obama condemns Trump as Harris accepts historic VP nomination

Aug 20th 2020, 7:12 AM 27,301 Views 85 Comments

Trump has left America’s “worst impulses unleashed, our proud reputation around the world badly diminished, and our democratic institutions threatened like never before”, Obama said.

# white-house - Tuesday 18 August, 2020

Quiz: How well do you remember the 2016 US election?
# White House
# White House

Quiz: How well do you remember the 2016 US election?

Aug 18th 2020, 9:30 PM 24,682 Views 17 Comments

Cast your mind back four years…