White House Correspondents' Association Dinner 2016

White House Correspondents' Association Dinner 2016

April 30, 2016
April 30, 2016
Washington
Washington
 

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The White House Correspondents' Association (WHCA) is an organization of journalists who cover the White House and the President of the United States. The WHCA was founded on February 25, 1914, by journalists in response to an unfounded rumor that a Congressional committee would select which journalists could attend press conferences of President Woodrow Wilson.[1]

The WHCA operates independently of the White House. Among the more notable issues handled by the WHCA are the credentialing process, access to the President and physical conditions in the White House press briefing rooms.[2][3]

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Barack Obama
American politician, 44th President of the United States
bornAugust 4, 1961
Honolulu, Hawaii, United States
Resides inWhite House
 
John Cena
Professional wrestler, an amateur hip hop musician and actor
bornApril 23, 1977
West Newbury, Massachusetts
Resides inTampa, Florida
Bernie Sanders
American politician
John Kerry
U.S. Senator from Massachusetts, 2004 presidential nominee for the Democratic Party

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Helen Mirren Pays Tribute to Prince at the White House Correspondents Dinner
NYSE Post  –  May 2, 2016
Actress Helen Mirren shows her Prince symbol tribute at the 102nd White House Correspondents' Association Dinner on April 30, 2016 in Washington, DC. The temporary tattoo, which Mirren drew on herself, became synonymous with Prince from 1992, when he ...
President delivers final White House Correspondents' Dinner routine
Fayette Advocate  –  May 2, 2016
Model Kendall Jenner attends the 102nd White House Correspondents' Association Dinner on April 30, 2016 in Washington, DC. Boehner tells the president to just be himself and Obama says he would start wearing his mom jeans again. "She's already Instagrammed ...
Watch Aretha Franklin Sing Prince's 'Purple Rain' at White House
The Root  –  May 2, 2016
WASHINGTON, DC - APRIL 30: Singer Aretha Franklin attends the 102nd White House Correspondents' Association Dinner on April 30, 2016 in Washington, DC. Photo by Larry Busacca/Getty Images Over the weekend the stars were out in Washington, D.C., for the ...
Barack Obama's last laugh at White House Correspondents' Dinner
Emirates247  –  May 2, 2016
U.S. First Lady Michelle Obama laughs at a joke by her husband President Barack Obama during the 102nd White House Correspondents' Association Dinner in Washington, DC, on April 30, 2016. (AFP) U.S. President Barack Obama applauds at the White House ...
Obama 'not pulling any punches' at White House dinner
You Don't Know Football  –  May 1, 2016
USA singer Aretha Franklin attends the 102nd White House Correspondents' Association Dinner. (AP Photo/Susan Walsh). President Barack Obama, right, kisses first lady Michelle Obama, left, after he spoke at the annual White House Correspondents' Association ...
In Pictures | The star-studded White House Correspondents Dinner 2016
Daily News and Analysis  –  May 1, 2016
"Star-studded" is hardly be an oversell, when you describe a dinner party at the White House. The White House Correspondents' Association, which is in its 102nd year, rolled out the red carpet for celebrities like Helen Mirren, Will and Jada Smith ...
White House Correspondents' Dinner: Obama's 10 best lines
HQ Comox Valley  –  May 1, 2016
... was on Larry Wilmore in a big way during the White House Correspondents Dinner. U.S. singer Aretha Franklin attends the 102nd White House Correspondents' Association Dinner. "He usually comes to the White House Correspondents' Early Bird Dinner".
White House Correspondents' Dinner
Newsday  –  May 1, 2016
President Barack Obama arrives to speak at the 102nd White House Correspondents' Association Dinner in Washington, D.C., on April 30, 2016. First lady Michelle Obama attends the 102nd White House Correspondents' Association Dinner in Washington ...
Helen Mirren pays tribute to Prince at White House correspondents' dinner
AOL  –  May 1, 2016
WASHINGTON, DC - APRIL 30: Actress Helen Mirren attends the 102nd White House Correspondents' Association Dinner on April 30, 2016 in Washington, DC. (Photo by Paul Morigi/WireImage) WASHINGTON, DC - APRIL 30: Actress Helen Mirren shows her Prince symbol ...
White House Correspondents' Dinner pokes fun at presidential race
CBS News  –  May 1, 2016
Actress Kerry Washington attends the 102nd White House Correspondents' Association Dinner on April 30, 2016 in Washington, DC. Guests cheered on Jason Rezaian, the Tehran correspondent for The Washington Post who was imprisoned for 18 months in Iran before ...

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