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Stephen Bannon Out of White House Role

Stephen Bannon Out as White House Strategist

“There is one less white supremacist in the White House, but that doesn’t change the man sitting behind the Resolute desk,” Democratic National Committee spokesman Michael Tyler said in a statement.

Communications Chief Scaramucci Out in New White House Upheaval

Communications Chief Scaramucci Out in New White House Upheaval

“Mr. Scaramucci felt it was best to give Chief of Staff John Kelly a clean slate and the ability to build his own team,” the White House said in a statement.

White House Interns Overwhelmingly White and Male: Photo

White House Interns Overwhelmingly White and Male: Photo

A photo of the White House interns under the Trump administration still appears to over represent the majority white, male Republican Party.

White House Gender Pay Gap More Than Tripled Under Trump

White House Gender Pay Gap More Than Tripled Under Trump

The gap is even wider than previously reported for staffers of the Trump administration.

White House Will Not Make Visitor Logs Public

White House Will Not Make Visitor Logs Public

Examining the logs provides insight into which interests are lobbying the White House and who may have more influence in the administration.

Groups Sue to Obtain White House Visitor Logs, Donald Trump

Groups Sue to Obtain White House Visitor Logs

The website where White House visitor logs were available went dark after Trump became president.

More States Seek to Halt Trump’s Travel Ban in Court

More States Seek to Halt Trump’s Travel Ban in Court

The new travel order, which is set to take effect on March 16, changed and replaced a more sweeping ban issued on Jan. 27 that caused chaos and protests at airports.

Congressman Slammed for Sexist Comments Against Kellyanne Conway

Congressman Slammed for Sexist Comments Against Kellyanne Conway

The comment prompted even unlikely ally Chelsea Clinton to come to Conway’s defense.

A sign protesting a recent North Carolina law restricting transgender bathroom access is seen in bathroom stalls at the 21C Museum Hotel in Durham, North Carolina May 3, 2016. REUTERS

White House Signals Reversal in Transgender Bathroom Policy

White House press secretary Sean Spicer said the president believes the matter is an issue for the states to decide.

Quebec shooter Alexandre Bissonnette

Right Wing Quick to Misidentify Quebec Shooter as Muslim Man

White House cited massacre as a reason for immigrant ban, but has been silent since gunman was identified as white nationalist with pro-Trump views.

Michelle Obama in Final Speech: ‘I Hope I’ve Made You Proud’

Michelle Obama in Final Speech: ‘I Hope I’ve Made You Proud’

"You see, our glorious diversity — our diversities of faiths and colors and creeds — that is not a threat to who we are, it makes us who we are."

Obama: 'Absolutely' Faced Racism in White House

Obama: ‘Absolutely’ Faced Racism in White House

President Barack Obama addressed his dealings with racism during his historic two terms in the White House.

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Michelle Obama Opens Up About President-Elect Donald Trump’s Win

“I think anything that I felt about the election, I said. And I stand by,” the first lady told PEOPLE magazine.

Negative Tone of White House Race Sours Young Voters

Negative Tone of White House Race Sours Young Voters

The millennial generation's dismal view of the presidential race may discourage young voters from voting in future elections as well, analysts say.

White House Appoints First Transgender Staff Member

Raffi Freedman-Gurspan on Tuesday became the first openly transgender person to work for the White House.

President Barack Obama

Obama Gets Behind Banning LGBT ‘Conversion’ Therapy

The president pushes for the ban of the controversial practice that purports to ‘cure’ LGBT youths and updates White House restroom accommodations for staffers.

Michelle Obama says education is the most important civil rights fight today.

Michelle Obama: Education Is Today’s Important Civil-Rights Issue

During a Black History Month panel discussion at the White House, First Lady Michelle Obama explained why education is a civil-rights issue.

Lee Thornton, the first Black woman to work as White House reporter for CBS, has died.

Groundbreaking White House Reporter Dies

Lee Thornton, an African-American woman who broke network barriers when she started reporting from the West Wing, was 71.

President Barack Obama

Obama Faces Criticism on Multiple Fronts

Is the President’s second-term agenda in jeopardy?