Archives for September 2014

Rep. Elijah Cummings on White House Security

WASHINGTON (AURN) -- Hearings on Capitol Hill over White House security breaches produced a lot of back and forth over incidents including a fence jumper and shooting. UPDATE 9-30-14 at 8:50PM WASHINGTON (AP) - Published reports say President Barack Obama rode an elevator this month with an … [Read more...]

Valerie Jarrett Makes Cameo on CBS Drama ‘The Good Wife’

Valerie Jarrett Makes Cameo on CBS Drama 'The Good Wife' … [Read more...]

Roland Martin On The Secret Service’s Lax Approach To Protecting First Family

Source: BlackAmericaWeb.com Roland Martin talks to April Ryan, American Urban Network White House Correspondent, about the Secret Service’s issues with protecting the White House and the first family. “The White House is a magnet for the crazies…there are at least 10 people that try and jump the … [Read more...]

Obama Remarks at CBC Awards Dinner

THE WHITE HOUSE Office of the Press Secretary For Immediate Release September 27, 2014 REMARKS BY THE PRESIDENT AT CONGRESSIONAL BLACK CAUCUS AWARDS DINNER Walter E. Washington Convention Center Washington, D.C. 9:06 P.M. EDT THE PRESIDENT: Hello, CBC! (Applause.) Thank you so … [Read more...]

A Presidential Farewell to Holder

By: April Ryan, AURN | aprildryan.com Literally there was not a dry eye in the house as US Attorney General Eric Holder announced from the White House he was leaving his post afar six years on the job as the first African American to serve in the position. President Obama said good bye to his … [Read more...]

Obama Remarks at U.N. Meeting on Ebola

THE WHITE HOUSE Office of the Press Secretary For Immediate Release September 25, 2014 REMARKS BY PRESIDENT OBAMA AT U.N. MEETING ON EBOLA United Nations Building New York City, New York 11:15 A.M. EDT PRESIDENT OBAMA: Mr. Secretary-General, thank you for bringing us together … [Read more...]

Eric Holder Resigns

Source: DOJ Later today, at a formal event at the White House, Attorney General Holder will announce his plans to depart the administration after nearly six years leading the Justice Department. The Attorney General has agreed to remain in his post until the confirmation of his … [Read more...]

Meet the guys who might run against Clinton

Source: Washington Post TV Meet the guys who might run against Clinton … [Read more...]

President Obama’s Remarks to UN General Assembly

THE WHITE HOUSE Office of the Press Secretary For Immediate Release September 24, 2014 REMARKS BY PRESIDENT OBAMA IN ADDRESS TO THE UNITED NATIONS GENERAL ASSEMBLY United Nations General Assembly Hall New York City, New York 10:13 A.M. EDT PRESIDENT OBAMA: Mr. President, Mr. … [Read more...]

Why repealing Obamacare has Lost Steam

Source: MSNBC Though the idea of repealing Obamacare has lost steam with Republicans, the law still isn’t providing the big electoral windfall for Democrats that some predicted. Carrie Sheffield, April Ryan and Beth Fouhy discuss with Steve Kornacki. … [Read more...]