April 28th, 2012
06:27 PM ET
3 years ago

Obama dishes it out at annual dinner

Washington (CNN) - President Barack Obama made light of the serious - a Secret Service scandal and lavish spending at a government conference - and the inconsequential - the graying of his hair - at the annual White House Correspondents' Association Dinner on Saturday night.

And he even made time for business tycoon Donald Trump, whom Obama kidded at last year's dinner about pushing the president to release his long-form birth certificate.

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Filed under: President Obama • Washington D.C.
Bill Clinton to appear at fund-raiser with Obama on Sunday
April 28th, 2012
06:10 PM ET
3 years ago

Bill Clinton to appear at fund-raiser with Obama on Sunday

(CNN) – Former President Bill Clinton will appear Sunday alongside President Barack Obama at a fund-raiser for Obama's re-election effort, a campaign official told CNN.

The fund-raiser will take place in Virginia at the home of former Democratic National Committee Chairman Terry McAuliffe.
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Filed under: 2012 • Bill Clinton • President Obama • Virginia
Romney to appear with possible VP pick Ayotte in New Hampshire
April 28th, 2012
03:09 PM ET
3 years ago

Romney to appear with possible VP pick Ayotte in New Hampshire

(CNN) – GOP presidential candidate Mitt Romney will return to the campaign trail on Monday after taking the weekend off, and for the second week in a row will appear alongside a potential vice presidential pick, his campaign said Saturday.

Romney will appear with U.S. Sen. Kelly Ayotte, a native of the New Hampshire who has backed him and is seen as a rising star in the Republican party, at an event in Portsmouth.
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Filed under: 2012 • 2012 VP Pick • Kelly Ayotte • Mitt Romney • New Hampshire
Obama touts education, GOP talks budget in weekly addresses
April 28th, 2012
06:00 AM ET
3 years ago

Obama touts education, GOP talks budget in weekly addresses

(CNN) – It's a weekend when Washington, for the most part, puts politics on the back burner in favor of laughs at the annual White House Correspondents' Association dinner.

But House Budget Committee Chairman Paul Ryan had his elbows out for President Barack Obama and the Democrat-controlled Senate, using the GOP weekly address to criticize both for inaction on a federal budget.
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Filed under: Paul Ryan • President Obama