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By Ted Cruz
Israel saves its enemies; Hamas endangers its friends
Topic - Jay Carney
Former White House spokesman Jay Carney has a new gig as the latest face and voice of the Washington Speakers Bureau — and it's worth up to $100,000 a pop.
Departing White House press secretary Jay Carney said Thursday that some administration insiders were pushing for him to become U.S. ambassador to Russia, but he wasn't interested in the job.
White House press secretary Jay Carney said goodbye to the media Wednesday after more than three years as President Obama's chief spokesman.
White House press secretary Jay Carney said Tuesday that the administration has made it clear to members of Congress why they bypassed a rule requiring 30 days of notification for prisoner transfers such as the moving of five prisoners from Guantanamo Bay to Qatar to secure the freedom of Sgt. Bowe Bergdahl from Afghanistan.
White House press secretary Jay Carney said Monday the administration does not believe the exchange of Army Sgt. Bowe Bergdahl, who was held in captivity in Afghanistan for nearly five years, for the transfer of five former Guantanamo Bay prison detainees to Qatar, is not a security threat to the United States.
The White House Monday defended President Obama's failure to notify Congress in advance of a prisoner swap with the Taliban, saying the administration had consulted lawmakers for years about the possibility of recovering a U.S. prisoner of war in Afghanistan.
White House press secretary Jay Carney is resigning, to be replaced by deputy press secretary Joshua Earnest, President Obama announced Friday.
White House press secretary Jay Carney became the news instead of just delivering it Friday, when President Barack Obama unexpectedly interrupted the daily media briefing to announce Carney's resignation after three and a half years as his primary spokesman.
The White House refused to say Thursday that President Obama still has confidence in Veterans Affairs Secretary Eric Shinseki in the wake of a new report that shows health care was delayed for 1,700 veterans in Phoenix.
The White House says President Barack Obama is waiting for a full investigation into the Department of Veterans Affairs' health care system before deciding who should be held accountable.
With criticism and anger mounting on both sides of the aisle, the White House on Tuesday struggled to explain exactly when President Obama learned of lengthy wait times and false reporting at Veterans Affairs health care facilities but defended its larger effort to improve care for the nation's veterans.
The White House on Monday defended its handling of the Veterans Affairs' department and the steps it has taken to improve health care for the nation's veterans.
The White House on Monday disputed Vladimir Putin's latest claim that Russian forces have begun to withdraw from the Ukrainian border, again calling into question whether the Russian president truly wants to de-escalate the situation or desires continued unrest ahead of Ukrainian elections on May 25.
The Obama administration will invite athletes, coaches, parents and other stakeholders to the White House on May 29 for a summit on sports-related concussions.
The White House said Wednesday that President Obama isn't considering — yet — sending U.S. special forces to Nigeria to rescue nearly 300 girls kidnapped by a terrorist group.
Mr. Carney said the Obama administration was calling on Russian President Vladimir Putin "to cease all efforts to destabilize Ukraine, and we caution against further military intervention."
"We can divine from the strong evidence that some demonstrators were paid and that they were not local residents," Mr. Carney said.