Right Turn: Obama White House


Posted at 05:24 PM ET, 09/14/2012

Obama administration can’t get its embassy story straight

Press secretary Jay Carney seems very confused about embassy attacks.

By Jennifer Rubin  |  05:24 PM ET, 09/14/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  foreign policy, Obama White House

Posted at 09:53 AM ET, 07/30/2012

Questions for Jack Lew

Community leaders should ask hard questions.

By Jennifer Rubin  |  09:53 AM ET, 07/30/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  2012 campaign, American Jews, Obama White House

Posted at 09:30 AM ET, 07/27/2012

The administration keeping secrets about members of terrorist groups getting visas

State Department refuses to say if there is a new policy.

By Jennifer Rubin  |  09:30 AM ET, 07/27/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  foreign policy, Obama White House

Posted at 08:45 AM ET, 06/15/2012

Forget the prosecutors, bring on the oversight

Time to scrutinize the leak-happy administration.

By Jennifer Rubin  |  08:45 AM ET, 06/15/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  National Security, Obama White House

Posted at 10:24 AM ET, 06/12/2012

Leak mystery: Who told what to whom?

It rests with those from whom the information originated.

By Jennifer Rubin  |  10:24 AM ET, 06/12/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  National Security, Media, Obama White House

Posted at 08:30 AM ET, 04/25/2012

State Department: Israel was never invited to the NATO summit

Do we support Israel participation or not?

By Jennifer Rubin  |  08:30 AM ET, 04/25/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  foreign policy, Israel, Obama White House

Posted at 08:30 AM ET, 03/22/2012

Supreme Court halts EPA bullying

A 9-0 rebuke for the ‘strong-arming’ regulators.

By Jennifer Rubin  |  08:30 AM ET, 03/22/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  law, Obama White House

Posted at 02:11 PM ET, 01/19/2012

Uproar over anti-Semitic writings reaches the White House

The White House gets ensnared in the controversy over blog posts and tweets.

By Jennifer Rubin  |  02:11 PM ET, 01/19/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  American Jews, Israel, Obama White House

Posted at 03:19 PM ET, 01/09/2012

Daley and any pretense of moderation are out at the White House

Leftism all the time at the White House

By Jennifer Rubin  |  03:19 PM ET, 01/09/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  2012 campaign, Obama White House

Posted at 11:30 AM ET, 01/09/2012

Dennis Ross tries to help Obama salvage the policy he implemented

The failure of Obama’s Middle East policy is there for all to see

By Jennifer Rubin  |  11:30 AM ET, 01/09/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Israel, Obama White House

Posted at 09:30 AM ET, 01/09/2012

Time for Justice Department transparency

Was it even consulted on the ‘recess’ appointments?

By Jennifer Rubin  |  09:30 AM ET, 01/09/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  law, Obama White House

Posted at 09:00 AM ET, 12/06/2011

A Gutman backlash — except in the White House

Outrage, except in the White House

By Jennifer Rubin  |  09:00 AM ET, 12/06/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  American Jews, Israel, Obama White House

Posted at 09:30 AM ET, 12/05/2011

A Hollywood wanna-be’s claptrap about anti-Semitism

Our Belgium ambassador should be canned.

By Jennifer Rubin  |  09:30 AM ET, 12/05/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Israel, foreign policy, Obama White House

Posted at 09:30 AM ET, 11/10/2011

The Obama administration’s e-mail trail

Contempt for the public writ large

By Jennifer Rubin  |  09:30 AM ET, 11/10/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Obama White House

Posted at 04:04 PM ET, 10/03/2011

Crony capitalism on the left and the right

Conflicts of interest impune everyone’s motives.

By Jennifer Rubin  |  04:04 PM ET, 10/03/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  2012 campaign, Economy, Obama White House

Posted at 05:50 PM ET, 08/02/2011

Empty words from the White House on the super-committee and taxes

The White House gets it wrong on the super-committee.

By Jennifer Rubin  |  05:50 PM ET, 08/02/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Budget, Obama White House

Posted at 08:30 AM ET, 07/27/2011

Budget chaos

Sen. Jeff Sessions was right.

By Jennifer Rubin  |  08:30 AM ET, 07/27/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Budget, Obama White House, Senate Democrats

Posted at 11:08 AM ET, 06/07/2011

The car bailout: Another fictional ‘success’ for Obama

Obama’s ‘success’ is fake.

By Jennifer Rubin  |  11:08 AM ET, 06/07/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  2012 campaign, Economy, Obama White House

Posted at 08:15 AM ET, 05/27/2011

Exclusive: Interview with House Speaker John Boehner (Part 1)

The House speaker on Medicare, the budget, Israel and more.

By Jennifer Rubin  |  08:15 AM ET, 05/27/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  House GOP, Budget, Obama White House

Posted at 02:10 PM ET, 05/12/2011

The Chicago pol is alone on contracting scheme

Bipartisan opposition to his scheme to politicize contracting.

By Jennifer Rubin  |  02:10 PM ET, 05/12/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  law, Obama White House

Posted at 05:45 PM ET, 05/03/2011

Get it right, get it out

The Osama bin Laden story gets murky

By Jennifer Rubin  |  05:45 PM ET, 05/03/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Obama White House, National Security

Posted at 11:30 AM ET, 04/27/2011

Obama distracts from his other distractions

Who is doing the distracting?

By Jennifer Rubin  |  11:30 AM ET, 04/27/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Obama White House

Posted at 10:45 AM ET, 04/13/2011

Who will succeed Robert Gates?

A short list of successors is floated.

By Jennifer Rubin  |  10:45 AM ET, 04/13/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Obama White House, National Security

Posted at 02:35 PM ET, 04/05/2011

Have serious policy wonks been run over in the White House?

What really matters is who is running the White House.

By Jennifer Rubin  |  02:35 PM ET, 04/05/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Obama White House