Reaction to Gray Decision

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(AURN) -- Freddie Gray's death is deemed a homicide, and six Baltimore City Police officers are being charged. There is reaction to the surprise Friday announcement. White House Correspondent April Ryan with more. More news and information at … [Read more...]

Cummings’ Statement on Meeting with U.S. Attorney General Loretta Lynch

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Baltimore, MD (April 28, 2015) – Today, Congressman Elijah E. Cummings released the following statement after joining Senators Barbara Mikulski and Ben Cardin and Congressmen C.A. “Dutch” Ruppersberger and John Sarbanes on a teleconference with U.S. Attorney General Loretta Lynch to discuss the U.S. … [Read more...]

Readout: Justice Department Officials’ Baltimore Visit

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READOUT OF JUSTICE DEPARTMENT OFFICIALS’ VISIT IN BALTIMORE WASHINGTON – The Department of Justice released the following readout of meetings attended by senior department officials to address the ongoing situation in Baltimore: At the direction of Attorney General Loretta Lynch, the head … [Read more...]

Attorney General Loretta Lynch statement on the situation in Baltimore, Maryland


Source: DOJ STATEMENT BY ATTORNEY GENERAL LYNCH ON THE SITUATION IN BALTIMORE WASHINGTON – Attorney General Loretta Lynch released the following statement on the situation in Baltimore, Maryland: “I condemn the senseless acts of violence by some individuals in Baltimore that have … [Read more...]

Former South Carolina Police Officers Sentenced for Excessive Force


Source: DOJ WASHINGTON – Franklin Brown, 35, and Eric Walters, 39, both former police officers with the city of Marion Police Department in Marion County, South Carolina, were sentenced to serve 18 months and one year and one day in prison, respectively, today in federal court in Florence, South … [Read more...]

Readout of the President’s Meeting with Attorney General Loretta Lynch

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THE WHITE HOUSE Office of the Press Secretary FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE April 27, 2015 Readout of the President’s Meeting with Attorney General Loretta Lynch Following her swearing-in this afternoon, President Obama met with Attorney General Loretta Lynch at the White House to welcome her … [Read more...]

Ode to Donald Trump


By: April Ryan, In the crowded Washington Hilton ballroom of about 2500 people for the White House Correspondents Association Dinner, I spotted Donald Trump at the annual event, this year laughing at President Obama's jokes.  President Obama even acknowledged the presence of … [Read more...]

Statement on the Deaths of Warren Weinstein and Giovanni Lo Porto

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James S. Brady Press Briefing Room 10:05 A.M. EDT THE PRESIDENT:  This morning, I want to express our grief and condolences to the families of two hostages.  One American, Dr. Warren Weinstein, and an Italian, Giovanni Lo Porto, who were tragically killed in a U.S. counterterrorism … [Read more...]

More Entering Race to White House


(AURN) -- The Presidential wannabes are adding up and on the Democratic side one more person may be announcing the end of may.  White House Correspondent April Ryan has more...  … [Read more...]

Drinking And Talking Discovers The Exhilarating, Sad, Frustrating Life Of A White House Correspondent


Source: Huffington Post Congratulations, you’re a White House correspondent. You’ve reached the top of your professional pyramid, the most glorified post in political journalism. Did you ever think it could be this tedious? Read the remainder at … [Read more...]