May 2, 2016

West Wing Week

Sunday Open Thread: West Wing Week

This week, the White House was abuzz with preparation for the Pope’s arrival and the China State Visit, back-to-back ceremonies that kept the President and his staff very busy. That’s September 18th to September 24th or, “Our Common Home.” … [Read more...]

Saturday Open Thread: West Wing Week

President Obama and First Lady Michelle Obama observed a moment of silence at 8:46 a.m. ET in remembrance on the 14th anniversary of the 9/11 attacks in 2001. September 11, 2015. … [Read more...]

Sunday Open Thread: West Wing Week

Welcome to a very special Dispatches edition of West Wing Week, where we go behind the scenes as the President travels in Alaska to shine a spotlight on what Alaskans in particular have come to know, that climate change is one of the biggest threats … [Read more...]

Sunday Open Thread: West Wing Week

This week, the President signed a bipartisan trade deal, welcomed the President of Brazil to the White House--and showed her one of our national treasures--hosted 50 girls in green on the South Lawn for a campout to celebrate the great outdoors, … [Read more...]

Saturday Open Thread: West Wing Week

This week, the President honored the life of Beau Biden, traveled to Germany to meet with G7 leaders, celebrated the achievements of the Affordable Care Act, and met with a reporter who benefited from that very legislation. That's June 5th to June … [Read more...]

Sunday Open Thread: West Wing Week

This week, the President met with one of our oldest European allies, held a Q&A with 75 young Southeast Asian leaders, awarded two medals of honor posthumously, and welcomed the World Series champion San Francisco Giants to the White House. … [Read more...]

Saturday Open Thread: West Wing Week

This week, the President visited Nike Headquarters, joined a panel discussion on combatting poverty with economists, welcomed the leaders of the Gulf Cooperation Council countries to the White House, and congratulated the graduates of one of the top … [Read more...]