Karine Jean-Pierre is set to be the next White House press secretary, replacing current press secretary Jen Psaki.
Karine Jean-Pierre will be the first Black and out LGBTQ person to hold the job of White House press secretary. Here are five things to know about her.
New White House press secretary is the first Black woman, openly LGBTQ+ person; plus, Cinco de Mayo and more top news
Karine Jean-Pierre will become the new White House press secretary when Jen Psaki departs her role next week, President Joe Biden announced in a statement Thursday, becoming the first Black and out LGBTQ person to hold the position.
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President Joe Biden will take extra precautions to avoid catching Covid-19 at this weekend's White House Correspondents Dinner as anxiety about a potential superspreader event rises ahead of the widely attended gala.
Vice President Kamala Harris tested positive for Covid-19 on Tuesday after returning from a weeklong trip to California.
Biden says people must make their own call whether to wear masks on planes as administration considers appealing court ruling
President Joe Biden on Tuesday said it was up to individual travelers about whether to wear face masks on planes in the wake of a judge's ruling striking down a federal mandate, which the Biden administration is considering appealing.
White House press secretary Jen Psaki plans on departing the Biden administration in the coming weeks and heading to MSNBC, according to multiple sources.
Health experts warn Florida's plan to recommend against Covid-19 vaccine for healthy kids is irresponsible
After Florida Surgeon General Dr. Joseph Ladapo declared on Monday the state would issue guidance urging parents not to vaccinate their children against Covid-19, health experts and officials were quick to highlight the dangers of such a policy for individuals and for the country at large.
A U.S. judge in Texas issued a nationwide injunction barring the federal government from enforcing President Biden's federal worker vaccine mandate.
The Biden administration on Tuesday quietly launched its website for Americans to request free at-home COVID-19 tests, but modelers forecast 50,000 to 300,000 more Americans could die by the time the wave subsides in mid-March.
The Biden administration has signed its first contract with a Covid-19 test manufacturer as part of President Joe Biden's efforts to distribut…
President Joe Biden will mark the first anniversary of the January 6, 2021, insurrection by delivering remarks on Thursday morning focused on …
After months of careful cultivation -- and even a nickname -- the most important relationship in Washington is narrowly weathering its stormie…
President Joe Biden briefly transferred power to Vice President Kamala Harris on Friday to undergo a routine colonoscopy at Walter Reed hospital before resuming his duties, the White House said.
In many parts of the country, what was traditionally known as Columbus Day is now being celebrated as Indigenous Peoples' Day. But it remains a federal holiday, so some businesses will be closed.
White House says it's seeking more information on 'horrific' footage of Border Patrol agents confronting Haitian immigrants
White House press secretary Jen Psaki said Monday that the White House is seeking more information on the "horrific" viral videos that appear to show US Border Patrol agents on horseback confronting Haitian refugees at the US border.
President Joe Biden on Thursday said the U.S. military mission in Afghanistan will conclude on Aug. 31, saying “speed is safety” as the United States seeks to end the nearly 20-year war.
Karine Jean-Pierre became the first openly gay woman to deliver the White House press briefing and only the second Black woman in history to do so.
President Joe Biden responded on Wednesday to Senate Minority Leader Mitch McConnell's comment that "100%" of his focus is "on stopping this n…
President Joe Biden will deliver his first primetime address this Thursday, commemorating the milestone of one year since the global pandemic …
First lady Jill Biden will make a trip to Meriden, Connecticut, and Waterford, Pennsylvania, on Wednesday to visit two public schools that hav…
New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo acknowledged for the first time Sunday that some of his behavior with women “may have been insensitive or too personal.”
White House aide T.J. Ducklo has been suspended for a week without pay after he reportedly issued a sexist and profane threat to a journalist.
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