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Obama speechwriter: 'This isn't going to be like this forever'
David Litt, a former speechwriter for President Obama, talks about landing a White House gig, making fun of Donald Trump, and his new book, "Thanks, Obama."
White House considers eliminating council focused on female empowerment
The Trump administration is currently debating the future of the Council on Women and Girls, an initiative created by former President Barack Obama at the beginning of his presidency, a senior White House official said. “We want the input of the various agencies to understand the assets they have
Sarah Huckabee Sanders reads list of Democrats calling for Comey to resign
Democrats are crying foul over the FBI director's firing after previously calling for him to step down.
How President Trump decided to fire FBI Director Comey
ABC News' Jon Karl asks deputy White House press secretary Sarah Huckabee Sanders how Trump came to the decision to fire Comey.
Sanders defends White House account of Trump's firing of FBI director
Deputy press secretary Sarah Huckabee Sanders told ABC News' Jonathan Karl, "I went off of the information I had when I answered your question."
Valerie Jarrett : I 'Encouraged' Kellyanne Conway to Work in the White House
Kellyanne Conway, the political pollster who became the first Republican woman to run a presidential campaign, said Wednesday she might not continue to advise President-elect Donald Trump from inside the White House because of her four young children. “My children are 12, 12, 8 and 7, which is bad
President Obama salutes champion Cavaliers in South Lawn ceremony
WASHINGTON, D.C. -- President Barack Obama started Thursday by welcoming the future, meeting with president-elect Donald Trump at the White House for the first time. He finished the day by celebrating the past, recognizing the Cavaliers for their 2016 NBA championship over the Warriors . "Give it
Louisville Says 'Goodbye' to the Greatest of All Time, Muhammad Ali
Watch the heartfelt memorial service for the legendary boxer and civil rights icon.
Farewell to 'The Greatest': Thousands Celebrate Muhammad Ali's Life
Thousands of people gathered today to pay their final respects to Muhammad Ali , as a jovial funeral procession, highlighted by fans who chanted and threw flowers, gave way to a more somber memorial service in Louisville, Kentucky. Ali's memorial service at the KFC Yum! Center started at 3 p.m., an
Valerie Jarrett Reads Statement From President Obama at Muhammad Ali Memorial Service
The president said Ali was "bigger, brighter and more original and influential than just about anyone in his era."