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White House Finally Responds To Pardon Petition For Edward Snowden

07/28/2015, Over two years back Edward Snowden made some startling revelations about the electronic spying programs of the National Security Agency. He leaked a treasure trove of documents from the agency which showed the absolute power that the NSA had with regards...

40-Year Ban On White House Tour Photos Lifted

07/01/2015, Imagine you’re in Washington for the first time and you want to see the sights and sounds of the city, chances are that the White House might find its way on your itinerary. Those who are really fascinated by the president’s digs can go on the...

The U.S. President Finally Gets Own Twitter Account

05/18/2015, The @POTUS, or President of the United States, Twitter account has finally gone live today. Previously the sitting president, Barack Obama, used to interact through @WhiteHouse or his personal @BarackObama account. Now finally there’s a separate...

Obama Announces Funding For Police Body Cameras

12/01/2014, The White House announced today that $263 million in federal funding for police training and body cameras has been set aside by executive order. $75 million has been earmarked just for the purchase of body cameras for police officers across the U.S. It is...