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White House ‘pleased’ Sony is looking for ways to distribute movie after cyberattack

The White House on Saturday said it was “pleased” that Sony is looking at ways to distribute the movie “The Interview,” after company executives cancelled cinema showings in the wake of a massive and damaging cyberattack. Full News here – FOX News

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Secret Service report: White House needs a taller fence and more, better-trained agents

After a prostitution scandal and consternation over how a fence-jumper at the White House got deep into the presidential mansion before he was stopped, the Secret Service needs to make sweeping changes like building a taller fence, hiring many more agents and stepping up their training, an independent commission says. Full News here – Politics […]

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White House Proposes Vetting Projects for Climate Change

The White House is calling on federal agencies to consider the climate-change impact of a wide range of energy projects that require government approval. Full News here – WSJ.com: Politics And Policy

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White House: We did not pressure Sony  to pull movie

White House: We did not pressure Sony to pull movie – Politics Informer Video

The Obama administration says it did not pressure Sony Pictures to pull “The Interview” from theaters. CNN’s Joe Johns reports.

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White House considers response to Sony attack – Politics Informer Video

U.S. officials are considering several ways to respond to hacking attacks by North Korea on Sony. Pamela Brown reports.

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Step One for Securing the White House? A Higher Fence

A group of experts advising the Secret Service on how to provide better protection to the White House has offered its recommendations, and topping the list is a taller fence. Full News here – First Draft

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White House releases snapshot of plan to rate U.S. colleges

By Elvina Nawaguna WASHINGTON (Reuters) – The White House on Friday released a draft of its plan to rate U.S. colleges and tie federal aid to performance as a way to coax institutions to pull up their socks. The U.S. Education Department will rate institutions on their performance, intake of low-income students, completion rates, affordability, […]

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Megyn Kelly Talks About Apologizing To Obama At White House Christmas Party on “Jimmy Kimmel Live”

Megyn talks about attending the White House Christmas party and shares an awkward moment she had with President Obama and the First Lady. Full News here – RealClearPolitics Videos

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Cuba's President Raul Castro attends a meeting of the Caribbean Community (CARICOM) leaders summit at the Revolution Palace in Havana

White House does not dismiss idea of Castro visit

By Roberta Rampton WASHINGTON (Reuters) – The White House does not dismiss the possibility of an eventual, precedent-shattering visit to Washington by Cuban President Raul Castro as part of President Barack Obama's plans to normalize relations with Havana. "I wouldn't rule out a visit from President Castro," White House spokesman Josh Earnest told reporters on […]

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The 2014 White House Christmas Tree Arrives – Politics Informer Video

The First Lady, along with Sasha, Malia, Bo, and Sunny, receive the 2014 White House Christmas Tree at the North Portico on the day after Thanksgiving. Video Rating: 4 / 5

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