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At White House seder dinner, guest cooks broaden the menu

A caterer/blogger and a filmmaker were recruited to bring new dishes to the table.


As he weighs White House bid, O’Malley turns to West Wing Writers for speechwriting help

(Patrick Semansky / AP)

The payment appears on the Democrat’s latest finance report for his political action committee.


Djiboutian president to visit White House on May 5

President Barack Obama will meet with Djiboutian President Ismail Omar Guelleh at the White House early next month.


White House confirms CIA director’s trip to Kiev

The White House is confirming that CIA Director John Brennan was in the Ukrainian capital over the weekend.

How to write the perfect profile of a White House staffer, in 6 easy steps

The ingredients that make an Internet-proof portrait of a government official.


For White House, stakes are high in negotiating transatlantic trade agreement

Howard Shelanski talks about the process behind regulatory change and the need to balance job creation with worker safety and health, and environmental objectives in constructing a transatlantic trade pact.


Clinton White House documents to be released

The National Archives is scheduled to release about 7,500 pages of documents on Friday from former President Bill Clinton’s administration.

EPA Administrator Gina McCarthy practices her Red Sox pitch

Will the administration’s top enviro throw a strike at Fenway?


Ukraine prepared to offer autonomy to eastern regions if Russia pulls back troops

(Jim Bourg / AP)

Secretary of State John F. Kerry is in Geneva for meetings aimed at pressuring Russia to pull back.


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