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Why did Reuters Post a Livestream of Sean Spicer’s House after Resignation Announcement?

After the Trump administration announced the resignation of White House Press Secretary Sean Spicer, Reuters thought it was a good idea to run a live stream video feed of Spicer’s home. WATCH LIVE: The scene outside Sean Spicer’s house following the announcement of his resignation https://t.co/2ZsikaLPnv pic.twitter.com/0tYapl6hxs — Reuters Politics (@ReutersPolitics) July 21, 2017 Considering […]

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Former WH Press Secretary Carney: Obama Administration Has Been Completely “Scandal-Free” [Video]

Former Obama White House press secretary Jay Carney said on CNN’s New Day Tuesday that Obama’s presidency was completely scandal-free. Carney was asked by New Day co-host Alisyn Camerota what he thought Obama’s legacy is beyond not having any personal-life scandals? “I think that it was scandal-free beyond his personal life,” Carney said. “The man’s integrity, his decency and his optimism about America […]

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Jay Carney: White House Will Cooperate With “Legitimate” Congressional Oversight Regarding Benghazi [Video]

White House press secretary Jay Carney, showing his disapproval of the creation of a new House Select committee to investigate events surrounding the terrorist attacks in Benghazi in 2012, told reporters on Monday that the Obama administration would cooperate with “legitimate oversight” from Congress: I haven’t seen an investigation. I’ve seen a lot of rhetoric, I’ve […]

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February 2018

2/6/2018 - Obama Press Sec Backtracks Claim Obama Didn’t Tout Stock Market Success

July 2017

7/24/2017 - Why did Reuters Post a Livestream of Sean Spicer’s House after Resignation Announcement?

March 2017

3/28/2017 - Former Obama Press Secretary Josh Earnest Joins NBC News, MSNBC as Political Analyst

January 2017

1/11/2017 - Former WH Press Secretary Carney: Obama Administration Has Been Completely “Scandal-Free” [Video]

October 2014

10/27/2014 - Jay Carney: Obama Doesn’t Watch Cable News—“Voracious” Reader of Print [Video]

September 2014

9/15/2014 - Carney Tells the Truth—“It’s Not Going To Be A Good Year for Democrats” [Video]

9/10/2014 - Former White House Spox Jay Carney Joins CNN as Political Commentator

July 2014

7/7/2014 - Jay Carney’s Parting Shot: Press Takes a “Shallow Approach”

May 2014

5/20/2014 - Obama Learned About VA Hospital Scandal from the News [Video]

5/6/2014 - Jay Carney: White House Will Cooperate With “Legitimate” Congressional Oversight Regarding Benghazi [Video]

March 2014

3/17/2014 - Reports: Jay Carney to Exit White House

January 2014

1/7/2014 - CBS News’ Major Garrett Presses White House on Backing Away from Obamacare Enrollment Goal [Video]

November 2013

11/27/2013 - CBS’s Sharyl Attkisson: Obama Administration Knew in 2010 That Millions Would Lose Company Provided Insurance [Video]

11/6/2013 - Jay Carney: “Communications Are Challenging Here” [Video]

11/1/2013 - White House Press Secretary Carney: Obamacare Website Has been Functional “It’s Just been Poorly Functional” [Video]

October 2013

10/22/2013 - Piers Morgan Grills Jay Carney Over Obamacare Website Failure [Video]

July 2013

7/24/2013 - Jay Carney: Obama Focused on Economy, Not “Phony Scandals” [Video]

7/10/2013 - Cat Fight on the Left Over “Fake IRS Scandal”

June 2013

6/25/2013 - Despite New Revelations, IRS Scandal is Still a Scandal

6/24/2013 - Artful Dodger? Jay Carney Has Avoided Answering Nearly 10,000 Questions Since 2011

6/13/2013 - Media Downplay Their Conflicts of Interest

May 2013

5/27/2013 - Left Tries to Redefine IRS Scandal

5/24/2013 - Jay Carney Admits White House Criticism is “Legitimate” [Video]

5/22/2013 - Jay Carney Accuses GOP of Politicizing Scandals—Brings Up Birtherism [Video]

5/22/2013 - IRS Scandal Reaches the White House

5/17/2013 - Chris Matthews Grills Carney—Even the Bush Administration Conducted Leak Investigations in Public [Video]

5/14/2013 - Fortune Teller Jay Carney Said in 2006 that He Wouldn’t be a Very Good Press Secretary [Video]

March 2013

3/6/2013 - Sequester Bluster: WaPo Fact Checker Gives Obama Four Pinocchios

September 2012

9/19/2012 - Jay Carney Gets Amnesia Over His 2008 Column Criticizing Obama [Video]

April 2012

4/20/2012 - Mutually Assured Dogstruction

December 2011

12/25/2011 - Jay Carney’s “Nastygrams” Strain White House Press Relations

October 2011

10/30/2011 - WH Chief of Staff: Obama Administration’s First Three Years Have Been “Brutal”

10/11/2011 - Jay Carney: Don’t listen to what the President says, figure out what he means

10/6/2011 - White House Press Secretary Doesn’t Think Reporters are Tough Enough

September 2011

9/16/2011 - White House: Solyndra Exec’s Visit Was for Charitable Purposes

9/7/2011 - White House Refuses to Disavow Teamsters President Hoffa’s ‘SOB ‘ Comments

9/3/2011 - W.H. Press Secretary Carney Admits He “Had A Lot to Learn” When He Began Job

August 2011

8/5/2011 - ABC’s Jake Tapper Nails Jay Carney on Obama’s Job Creation Plans

July 2011

7/29/2011 - Van Susteren Calls Carney “Petty;” Says White House Needs to “Give It A Rest”

7/28/2011 - Round Two: White House Spox Carney Goes After Fox’s Henry Again

7/27/2011 - White House’s Carney Loses Patience, Turns on Press Corps

June 2011

6/30/2011 - Carney is the White House’s Non-Answer Man

May 2011

5/8/2011 - Carney Brings Down the White House