Jarrett Discusses Holder Update on Ferguson, MO Situation

By: April Ryan, aprildryan.com | AURN Federal, state and local agencies continue their work on the ground in Ferguson, Missouri after the police-involved shooting death of 18-year-old Michael Brown. The federal government's involvement has increased with each additional problem since the black … [Read more...]

Jarrett Meets with CBC on Judges

By: April Ryan, aprildryan.com Congressional Black Caucus Chair, Marcia Fudge says the meeting with President Obama's Senior Advisor Valerie Jarrett, was "good".   The CBC has been upset over some of the federal judge appointments in Georgia and Alabama. At issue, the group is concerned about … [Read more...]

Valerie Jarrett: Eric Holder ‘Will Be In His Position For Quite A While’ (VIDEO)

Source: The Huffington Post White House Senior Advisor Valerie Jarrett offered a full endorsement of Attorney General Eric Holder Thursday, telling HuffPost Live host Marc Lamont Hill that Holder "will be in his position for quite a while." VIDEO: http://huff.to/191OiuE Appearing from The … [Read more...]

Valerie Jarrett’s Delivers Clark Atlanta Commencement

Today, Senior advisor to the President Valerie Jarrett will deliver a commencement address to the 2013 graduates of Clark Atlanta University. Jarrett’s speech comes on the heels of several HBCU commencement addresses including President Obama at Morehouse College, the First Lady Michelle Obama at … [Read more...]

Honoring Martin Luther King Jr. With Our Lives

By Valerie Jarrett | Source: Whitehouse.gov Today marks the 45th anniversary of the death of one of America’s great heroes and a giant of the Civil Rights Movement, Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Dr. King was working on the frontlines of a movement in Memphis to support the sanitation workers on … [Read more...]

4 More Years, Who’s In, Who’s Out?

(AURN) -- Our White House Correspondent April Ryan caught up with Senior Advisor Valerie Jarrett to ask about the fate of her political career with the Obama Administration over the span of his second term.  Secretary of State Hillary Clinton, Secretary of the Treasury Timothy Geithner and U.S. … [Read more...]

Stumping for Votes on the Economy

The countdown is on; it is 40 days from Election Day, and six days until the first Presidential debate.  We are now in that time frame where everything counts for the Presidential candidates.  In a matter of days the first Presidential debate will take place.  But before that happens, each candidate … [Read more...]

Exclusive: President Obama Pre-Mid Term Election Interview

THE WHITE HOUSE Office of the Press Secretary ____________________________________________________________________ Internal Transcript October 26, 2010RADIO INTERVIEW OF THE PRESIDENT WITH APRIL RYAN Via Telephone Call - 3:15 P.M. EDT Q President Obama, thanks for joining us on the eve of November … [Read more...]