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Biden complains that White House staff k...

WASHINGTON, DC—Sources say President Joe Biden is complaining that his staff keep draping flags over him every time he takes a nap, apparently mistaking him for a deceased person. “Hey guys, I’m not dead! I’m just resting my eyes a bit! Know the difference, Jack! said a frustrated Biden. “Every time I take a nap, […]

It is a little after 3 am in Kiev. Here...

Russia has stepped up its assaults on major Ukrainian cities as Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelensky pleads for increased international aid and called on NATO to establish a no-fly zone over Ukraine. It’s just past 3 a.m. ET in the Ukrainian capital. If you’re just reading now, here’s where things stand: Nuclear power plant on fire: […]

5 Things to Know for March 1st: Ukraine,...

Disney is suspending the release of its films in Russia following the country’s invasion of Ukraine. Although Russia is not a major film market like China and the United States, Disney’s decision to stop releasing films there is notable and could prompt other studios to pull their films from the country as well. . Here’s […]

How to talk to kids about Ukraine: ‘They

NEW YORK (AP) — The pandemic, mass shootings, natural disasters, terrorist attacks. There have been a lot of tragedies and anxiety for parents to deal with with their children. Add to the list Russia’s growing invasion of Ukraine. As events unfold quickly on television and social media, child development experts are urging parents to check […]

What’s going on between Russia and Ukrai

US believes Russia ‘intends to attack’ Ukraine, Biden says President Joe Biden said Friday that the United States has reason to believe that Russia “intends to attack” Ukraine in the coming days, including the capital, Kyiv. Rising tensions in eastern Ukraine are heightening Western fears of a Russian invasion and a new war in Europe, […]

5 things to know on Tuesday, January 25,...

While you were sleeping, we’ve compiled the biggest stories of the day in one place. Each story has a quick and easy summary, so you’re ready for whatever the day throws at you. Just click on the links if you want to know more! 1. The state closes all monoclonal antibody processing sitesThe Florida Department […]

Neera Tanden named White House staff sec...

Neera Tanden, an Indian-American political expert and close confidante of President Joe Biden, has been named White House staff secretary. FREMONT, Calif.: Neera Tanden, an expert on Indo-American politics and a close confidante of President Joe Biden, has been named White House staff secretary eight months after Republicans rushed her to another key post. President […]

5 things to watch out for in California ...

Five years after Californians voted to legalize cannabis and create the world’s largest regulated marijuana market, many cannabis business owners say they have reached a breaking point. On the one hand, California’s licensed cannabis industry is paying more tax money to the state than forecasters expected in 2016. Standardization of the industry also continues, with […]

White House staff complain about being b...

White House staff are said to be upset to be excluded from holiday events, according to a new report from PoliticsWest Wing Playbook. The report says the morale of many staff in President Joe Biden’s administration is incredibly low, with a number of employees looking to leave the White House in the near future. Likewise, […]

White House staff who met Joe Biden get ...

The White House said the staffer was fully vaccinated and boosted. (To file) Washington: A Biden administration employee who contacted him on Dec. 17 has tested positive for COVID-19, the White House announced Monday. “On Monday morning, a mid-level staff member, who does not have regular contact with the President (Joe Biden), tested positive for […]

Manchin accuses White House staff of bre...

U.S. Senator Joe Manchin (D-WV) returns to a basement office meeting with other Senators which included Kyrsten Sinema (D-AZ), Jon Tester (D-MT), Tim Kaine (D-VA) and Angus King (I-ME), at the United States Capitol in Washington, United States, on December 15, 2021. REUTERS / Elizabeth Frantz / Files Register now for FREE and unlimited access […]

Manchin blames White House staff for Bid...

(Added phone call, White House statement) WASHINGTON, Dec.20 (Reuters) – U.S. Democratic Senator Joe Manchin on Monday said White House staff had done “inexcusable” things that contributed to their decision to publicly reject President Joe’s social and climate policy plan Biden. Manchin made the comments during an interview with West Virginia MetroNews radio station, after […]

Manchin blames White House staff for rej...

Democratic U.S. Senator Joe Manchin said on Monday White House staff did “inexcusable” things that led him to publicly reject President Joe Biden’s social and climate policy plan, a move that jeopardizes the legislation. Manchin made the comments during a West Virginia MetroNews radio interview, after telling Fox News on Sunday that he could not […]

UPDATE 4-Manchin blames White House staf...

(Adds Biden-Manchin talks) By Trevor Hunnicutt WASHINGTON, Dec.20 (Reuters) – U.S. Democratic Senator Joe Manchin on Monday said White House staff had done “inexcusable” things that led to their decision to publicly reject President Joe’s social and climate policy plan Biden, a decision that jeopardizes the legislation. Manchin made the comments during an interview with […]

Indo-American political expert Neera Tan...

The White House personnel secretary plays a behind-the-scenes but essential role in the West Wing, responsible for managing the flow of paper to the president from other areas of administration and the federal government. Indian-US political expert Neera Tanden, a close friend of US President Joe Biden, has been appointed White House personnel secretary eight […]

Neera Tanden appointed White House staff...

INDICA NEWS OFFICE – Indian-born political consultant Neera Tanden was appointed White House personnel secretary on Friday (October 22), placing her in a key role “behind the scenes”. Neera Tanden, 51, will be the first American Indian and the first person of color to hold the position. Tanden managed to reach a senior position in […]

Neera Tanden asked for White House secre...

Neera Tanden will assume the role of White House personnel secretary seven months after her name was removed as President Joe Biden’s candidate to head the Office of Management and Budget. Tanden will start on Monday after current personnel secretary Jessica Hertz leaves her post on Friday, administrative sources confirmed at Washington Examiner. Tanden will […]

Former Facebook executive quits White Ho...

A former Facebook executive who joined the White House as President Joe Biden’s personnel secretary is leaving the administration as scrutiny of the social media giant intensifies. Jessica Hertz, former director and associate legal counsel for regulatory affairs at Facebook, joined the Biden-Harris transition in early September 2020. She was appointed general counsel later in […]

Former Facebook executive quits White Ho...

A former Facebook executive who joined the White House as President Joe Biden’s personnel secretary is leaving the administration as scrutiny of the social media giant intensifies. Jessica Hertz, former director and associate legal counsel for regulatory affairs at Facebook, joined the Biden-Harris transition in early September 2020. She was appointed general counsel later in […]

Messages falsely claim that White House ...

Copyright AFP 2017-2022. All rights reserved. Social media posts claim that US government employees and pharmaceutical company personnel are exempt from Covid-19 vaccination requirements. But President Joe Biden has issued an executive order ordering federal employees to get vaccinated, while drug companies also tell their staff to get vaccinated. “Why are White House employees exempt […]

Johnson cut off by White House staff in ...

Biden with Johnson in the Oval Office (Photo: NICHOLAS KAMM via Getty Images) Boris Johnson was in the middle of a sentence and talking about the controversial Northern Ireland protocol when White House staff suddenly ordered reporters to leave the White House on Tuesday. Johnson encouraged the press to ask questions during his meeting with […]

Yes, White House staff need to be vaccin...

(KWQC) – UPDATE: TV6 clarifies who is covered by the federal mask mandate. According to USA Today and the New York Times, the mandate only covers employees in the executive branch of government. According to USA Today, because the warrant was issued in the form of an executive order, it can only apply to people […]

Salaries revealed for current White Hous...

The annual White House employee payroll report was released on July 1. The Biden administration’s first payroll tally showed significant changes from the Trump administration and revealed the most expensive payroll in White House history with 22 employees earning $ 180,000 per year. Most notable was the significant increase of 190 additional employees – for […]

Women make up 60% of White House staff, ...

WASHINGTON, July 1 (Reuters) – Women make up 60% of White House staff appointed by President Joe Biden, while people from diverse racial or ethnic communities make up 44%, the White House released an annual report on Thursday on staff at Congress. The White House said the report – which includes the names, titles and […]

Most of Biden’s best White House staff w

The lessons learned by the Obama administration seem to guide Biden’s team in some crucial areas. Brookings senior fellow: “It’s just a much more diverse staff in the White House.” WASHINGTON – President Joe Biden isn’t the only member of his administration who remembers how things went during the last Democratic White House. About three-quarters […]

White House staff will return for in-per...

Top line The White House will ask all employees to return to the office for in-person work in July, a source confirmed to Forbes Tuesday, a step that comes as many companies across the country and the rest of the federal government weigh in on when and how to get their employees back after more […]

White House staff no longer tested daily...

White House spokesman Kevin Munoz said in a statement to CNN that the White House “maintains strong protocols related to Covid-19 in order to create a safe workplace for its employees,” such as the port mandatory mask, social distancing and “regular testing”. “Our testing protocol is informed by a range of factors, including an employee’s […]

RI State House staff revolving door cont...

Tuesday 09 March 2021 GoLocalProv News Team Enlarge + LR Senate Speaker Dominick Ruggerio and President Joe Shekarchi Rhode Island’s legislative leaders, President Joe Shekarchi and Senate Speaker Dominick Ruggerio, turn the revolving door. Staff come and go and where it ends, no one knows. As of January 1, 26 legislative staff who worked for […]

President Biden strengthens White House ...

By Susan Heavey, Nandita Bose | Reuters WASHINGTON – US President Joe Biden supplemented his White House staff on Friday with a slew of new appointments focused on COVID-19, criminal justice, the economy and other major issues, including a new senior adviser on technology and competition issues. The White House has announced six additional members […]