August 26, 2016

West Wing Week

Saturday Open Thread: West Wing Week

This week, the President wrapped up his trip to Asia -- a cross-continental journey that took him to Antalya, Manila, and concluded in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia. He honored Medal of Freedom recipients back at the White House, and pardoned a couple of … [Read more...]

Sunday Open Thread: West Wing Week

Welcome to the West Wing Week, your guide to everything that's happening at 1600 Pennsylvania Avenue — and across the ocean. This week, the President traveled to Turkey, the Philippines, and Malaysia. He met with world leaders at the G-20 summit in … [Read more...]

Sunday Open Thread: West Wing Week

This week, the President welcomed to the White House the President of South Korea and the Prime Minister of Pakistan, hosted CEOs who are tackling climate change, traveled to West Virginia for a community discussion on drug abuse, and spent an … [Read more...]

Saturday Open Thread: West Wing Week

This Week, the President welcomed President Xi of China to the White House, and traveled to address the United Nations General Assembly in New York. Meanwhile, First Lady Michelle Obama participated in the naming of a Panda at the National Zoo and … [Read more...]

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...]