Blair House News
Canadian Prime Minister Visits the White House
Justin Trudeau will meet with President Obama and attend the first U.S. state dinner for a Canadian leader in 19 years.
End of Iran Hostage Crisis: 'Nightline' Reports as Americans Are Freed
Ted Koppel anchors coverage of the end of the Iran crisis when the American hostages were finally freed after 444 days.
Metal Spikes Installed on White House Fence in Latest Security Renovation
Metal spikes were installed atop the White House fence today, the latest enhancement to fortify the security perimeter at the White House. Sharp metal spikes were installed atop the White House fence today. Look closely and you'll see the difference pic.twitter.com/iZpIrXwEfZ — Arlette Saenz
Bill Clinton 'Surprised' Intruder Walked Into White House
The condition of modern life. Presidential security can only see so much of it right here how surprised you could jump the fence and actually walking into the White House. I was brought the got to look at one of budget of defense we at a guy jumped the fence. When I was there. And we had if you
Bill Clinton On White House Security Breach: 'I Still Don't Know How That Happened'
Bill Clinton, who lived in the White House for eight years, said he was “surprised” an intruder was able to make it through the doors of 1600 Pennsylvania Avenue without being stopped by Secret Service, the former president told ABC News’ George Stephanopoulos in an interview today. “I’m surprised
Stolen Plane Crashes on White House Lawn
Frank Eugene Corder died after the Cessna plane crashed two floors below the presidential bedroom.
Obama: Fiscal Cliff Deal 'Still A Work In Progress'
With just 18 days to go, President Obama told reporters today a deal to avert the looming fiscal cliff is “still a work in progress.” Exiting the West Wing at 12:30 this afternoon en route to a holiday reception at Blair House, the President was...
Peter Roskam: 2008 Playbook Won't Work For Obama in 2012
RNC 2012: Rep. Roskam Roskam discusses serving with Barack Obama in Illinois, and new GOP confidence.
Sept. 12, 1994: White House Plane Crash
A Secret Service official was asked today how much time security forces have. From their first warning that a small plane was headed for the White House until it crashed on the south lawn and came rows below the president's bedroom window. Is answer enough time to run for cover. While not too
A Dozen House Democrats Urge President Obama to End Bush-Era Tax Cuts for Rich
ABC News’ John R. Parkinson (@JRPabcDC) reports: A dozen House Democrats wrote a letter to President Obama Friday expressing “serious concerns about the direction of negotiations regarding federal spending,” and called on the president to include an end to the...