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...]

G20 Leaders’ Brisbane Statement on Ebola


THE WHITE HOUSE Office of the Press Secretary FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE November 15, 2014 The statement below was released tonight by Australia in its capacity as host of the G20. G20 Leaders’ Brisbane Statement on Ebola We are deeply concerned about the Ebola outbreak in Guinea, Liberia and … [Read more...]

Closing the Education Gap

(AP Photo/Jay LaPrete)

(AURN) -- This week The Center for American Progress released a study on the benefits of closing the education gap between children of color and their white counterparts. However, the study's results offer long-term fixes in the next two decades.  Washington Bureau Chief April Ryan has more. … [Read more...]

NAACP Statement on Lynch Nomination


(BALTIMORE, Md.) – Today, President Obama nominated U. S Attorney for the Eastern District of New York Loretta E. Lynch, to be the next Attorney General of the United States. From Cornell William Brooks, NAACP President and CEO: “The NAACP commends President Obama for nominating Loretta E. Lynch … [Read more...]

Obama Administration Calls the Use of Negro Outdated


By: April Ryan, AURN | aprildryan.com According to a White House official, “The Office of Management and Budget, as a result of a multi-year process that included public hearings, public recommendations, extensive research, and input from nearly 30 agencies, issued revised standards for data on … [Read more...]

Obama to Meet with Congressional Leaders


WASHINGTON (AURN) -- President Obama is hosting a White House meeting Friday with top Congressional leaders.  It is not known what is on the lunch menu however the agenda for the mid day meeting is set. April Ryan reports:  … [Read more...]

Minority Participation: The Post Election Wrap Up


By: April Ryan, aprildryan.com | AURN Republicans had unprecedented successes in this 2014 mid-term election that now allows them to hold a majority in the United States Senate beginning in January. David Bositis, an observer of black politics, says nationally,the black voter turnout this … [Read more...]

President Obama’s Closet Advisor, Back in the Saddle


By: April Ryan, AURN | aprildryan.com Valerie Jarrett is back at the White House working after recuperating from surgery on three discs in her neck.  Her doctor has given her the all clear sign not to wear a neck brace anymore.  This week, is also a big week for her as her private family life was … [Read more...]

White House Monitors Ferguson, MO

Charlie Riedel AP

WASHINGTON (AURN) -- The White House continues to keep an eye on the situation in Ferguson Missouri. The US Attorney General has traveled to town to quell the riots after the fatal shooting of 18 year old Michael Brown. But sources tell our April Ryan there was at least some talk about President … [Read more...]

Another Fence Jumper


By: April Ryan, aprildryan.com | AURN Last night the first family was home when a man jumped the fence at the White House and Secret Service put the place on lockdown.  This time the jumper was deemed the "standard" type person who attempts this action.  That type of person in many cases is not … [Read more...]