Archives for November 2014

April Ryan: About The Presidency in Black and White

The Presidency in Black and White gives readers a factual and compelling behind-the-scenes look at the inner-workings of race relations as it relates to the White House. Each chapter of the manuscript contains interviews with important figures who have been involved in race relations, have been … [Read more...]

DOJ, Holder Addresses Possible Confrontations in Ferguson

By: April Ryan, aprildryan.com | AURN The Department of Justice is calling for calm across the nation in anticipation of the Grand Jury decision over Police Officer Darren Wilson and his actions in the fatal shooting of 18 year old Michael Brown.   Attorney General Eric Holder delivers a video … [Read more...]

DOJ: Police Training in Ferguson

By: April Ryan, AURN As the nation waits for the decision by the Grand Jury on Officer Darren Wilson's actions in the fatal shooting of 18 year old Michael Brown, the US. Justice Department has been working to help change the dynamic in Ferguson with the Clashes with the Police and the … [Read more...]

The Executive Action on Immigration Reform

By: April Ryan, AURN | aprildryan.com President Obama is going it without Congress with Executive actions the White House believes would bring more people out of the shadows by cracking down on illegal immigration at the boarder and deporting felons not families.   President Obama unveiled his … [Read more...]

Immigration Accountability Executive Action

THE WHITE HOUSE Office of the Press Secretary FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE November 20, 2014 FACT SHEET: Immigration Accountability Executive Action The President’s Immigration Accountability Executive Actions will help secure the border, hold nearly 5 million undocumented immigrants … [Read more...]

President Obama: Immigration Reform

WASHINGTON (AP/AURN) - Administration officials say President Barack Obama is ordering far-reaching changes to the nation's immigration laws that will allow nearly 5 million people, including parents and young people, to avoid deportation. Millions more will remain in legal limbo, but could … [Read more...]

Statement by the Press Secretary on the Passing of Dr. Martin Salia

THE WHITE HOUSE Office of the Press Secretary FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE November 17, 2014 Statement by the Press Secretary on the Passing of Dr. Martin Salia We extend our heartfelt condolences to the family and loved ones of Dr. Martin Salia, who succumbed this morning to Ebola at the University … [Read more...]

Homeland Security Report on September WH Incursion

The Executive Summary if the US Department of Homeland Security Report on the White House Incursion Incident September 19, 2014. See more at AURN.com Executive Summary if the US Department of Homeland Security Report on the White House Incursion Incident September 19, 2014 (PDF) … [Read more...]

2015 Open Enrollment Kicks Off

April Ryan reports for AURN. Listen:  THE WHITE HOUSE Office of the Press Secretary FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE November 14, 2014 2015 Open Enrollment Kicks Off On Background from a White House Official:  The second Healthcare.gov open enrollment period begins tomorrow, Saturday, November 15 and … [Read more...]

WH Report: Women and Girls of Color: Addressing Challenges and Expanding Opportunity

THE WHITE HOUSE Office of the Press Secretary FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE November 12, 2014 White House Report : Women and Girls of Color: Addressing Challenges and Expanding Opportunity Today, the White House Council on Women and Girls released a report entitled “Women and Girls of Color: Addressing … [Read more...]