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28 photos of some of the most adorable dogs to live in the White House

President Barack Obama and his dog Bo were very close. Getty Dogs are the most popular pet for a president to have during his time in the White House. The Obamas' dog Bo died from cancer, the family announced on Saturday. The Bidens have two German shepherds, 13-year-old Champ and 3-year-old Major, who is a rescue. Visit Business Insider's homepage for more stories. Grover Cleveland's cocker spaniel named Gallagher had a brown coat and ears of "inconvenient length." Grove...
Tags: Politics, Texas, Obama, Dogs, California, Washington Post, Washington, Life, White House, Barack Obama, Trends, Reagan, Joe Biden, Features, Ronald Reagan, Bill Clinton


Newsmax's Greg Kelly brags about wearing expensive 'BUGLE BOY jeans' - that are actually $1,200 Balmain cargo pants - in a photo with Trump

Newsmax; Samantha Lee/Insider It has been a week of baffling photos of political figures. On Thursday, Newsmax's Greg Kelly shared a photo of himself - in "BUGLE BOY jeans" - standing next to Trump. After being roundly mocked on the internet, he followed up by explaining that his trousers are actually from French designer Balmain, "the most prestigious brand in PANTS." See more stories on Insider's business page. It has been a week of baffling photos of political figures.President...
Tags: Politics, Senate, Trends, Joe Biden, Jimmy Carter, Mitch McConnell, Donald Trump, Balmain, Trump, Kelly, Sen Ted Cruz, NewsMax, Jill Biden, Greg Kelly, Rosalynn Carter, Sam Lee


10 Things in Politics: Trump's a blogger now

Good morning! Welcome back to 10 Things in Politics, your weekday look at the biggest stories in DC and beyond. Sign up here to receive this newsletter.Send tips to [email protected] or tweet me at @BrentGriffiths.Here's what we're talking about:Trump went back to the past to find his online futureThe top House Republican tore into Rep. Liz Cheney when he thought he was off the airThe Justice Department must turn over a secret memo Barr used to clear TrumpOne thing to look out for t...
Tags: Facebook, Utah, New York, Obama, Congress, Washington Post, Washington, White House, Russia, Israel, US, Newsletter, Trends, Joe Biden, Ap, Getty Images


No, Joe Biden Isn't 8 Feet Tall (and Other Camera Tricks)

On Monday, a photo came out with President Joe Biden and First Lady Jill Biden kneeling next to Jimmy and Rosalynn Carter. The older couple is dwarfed by the Bidens; Joe and Jill look like ogre-sized heads of state, while the Carters look Smurf-sized, sinking into their large floral-pattern chairs.Read more...
Tags: Star Wars, Fiction, Joe Biden, Jimmy Carter, Lifehacks, Joe, Camera Lens, Jill, Jimmy, Bidens, Jill Biden, Telephoto Lens, Carters, Rosalynn Carter, Jack Crosbie, Biden Family


The Bidens look like giants next to the Carters in this photo. So what caused this optical illusion?

Twitter users are trying to decide why former President Jimmy Carter and former first lady Rosalynn Carter look tiny compared to the Bidens in this photo.        [Author: USA TODAY]
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Why do the Carters look so tiny alongside Joe Biden and his wife Jill in this picture?

You don’t need special gear to create this optical trickery. If you have an iPhone 11 or 12 you too can loom large over a former US presidentHi Carly. As our resident photography expert, I have a question. Something about this photo featuring Joe and Jill Biden and former president Jimmy Carter and former first lady Rosalynn Carter seems … off?It sure does. Where to begin … The scale of Biden v Rosalynn is very unusual – he looks three times the size of her and even though the natural physical c...
Tags: Photography, US, Joe Biden, US news, US politics, Jimmy Carter, Biden, Joe, Jill, Jill Biden, Carters, Rosalynn, Rosalynn Carter


Biden says Stacey Abrams 'can be anything' she wants - including president

Former Georgia state House Minority Leader Stacey Abrams fist bumps now-Sen. Raphael Warnock during a campaign event last year. The Washington Post/Getty Images President Joe Biden on Thursday praised Stacey Abrams during a drive-in rally in Georgia. "Stacey Abrams can be anything she wants to be, from whatever she chooses to president," he said. Biden came to Georgia to tout his first 100 days office; he also visited former president Carter. See more stories on Insider's business page...
Tags: Politics, Washington, Senate, White House, US, America, Trends, Atlanta, Georgia, Joe Biden, Cnn, Gop, House, Jimmy Carter, Biden, Donald Trump


Biden touts tax plan in Georgia: Wealthy, corporations must pay their fair share

By Zeke Miller and Aamer Madhani | Associated Press DULUTH, Ga. — President Joe Biden took his pitch to Georgia on Thursday night for $4 trillion in spending to rebuild the nation’s aged infrastructure and vastly expand the federal social safety net, choosing a new political battleground to make his case that Americans want a more activist government. With his visit to a state he won by fewer than 12,000 votes, Biden set out to build public support for his plan and try to persuade resistant Repu...
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The Bidens visit the Carters in Georgia

President Joe Biden and first lady Jill Biden met with former President Jimmy Carter and former first lady Rosalynn Carter at the Carters' Plains, Georgia, home on Thursday.
Tags: Georgia, Joe Biden, Cnn, Jimmy Carter, Bidens, Jill Biden, Carters, Rosalynn Carter, Carters Plains Georgia


Biden turns to Georgia to begin pitch for $4 trillion spending plan

By ZEKE MILLER and AAMER MADHANI | Associated Press PLAINS, Ga. — In the closing days of his presidential campaign, Joe Biden swung through the Georgia town where Franklin Delano Roosevelt coped with polio, making the case that government can be a force for good. Now, 100 days after taking office, Biden is returning to the state trying to sell voters on his ambitious vision. The president hopes to rally supporters behind his $4 trillion plans to rebuild America’s aging infrastructure and vastly ...
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Bidens to meet with former President Carter and Rosalynn Carter in Georgia Thursday

President Joe Biden and first lady Jill Biden will meet with former President Jimmy Carter and former first lady Rosalynn Carter in their hometown of Plains, Georgia, on Thursday, White House press secretary Jen Psaki said Tuesday.
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Bidens to Visit Jimmy and Rosalynn Carter While in Georgia

The White House says President Joe Biden and first lady Jill Biden will visit the 39th president, Jimmy Carter, and his wife, Rosalynn, while in Georgia this week.
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Joe Biden said in 2015 he learned how to be a good vice president from Walter Mondale

Pictured on Tuesday, Oct. 20, 2015, Vice President Joe Biden talks with former Vice President Walter Mondale as they participate in a forum honoring Mondale's legacy, at George Washington University in Washington. Mondale, a liberal icon who lost the most lopsided presidential election after bluntly telling voters to expect a tax increase if he won, died Monday, April 19, 2021. He was 93. AP Photo/Molly Riley Then-Vice President Joe Biden honored former VP Walter "Fritz" Mondale at an ...
Tags: Politics, New York, News, Minnesota, Obama, US, Trends, Joe Biden, Hillary Clinton, United States, Jimmy Carter, Vice President, John Kerry, Biden, Kamala Harris, George Washington University


Latest on Inauguration: Biden says in first address as president ‘Democracy has prevailed’

Joe Biden is sworn in as the 46th president of the United States by Chief Justice John Roberts as Jill Biden holds the Bible during the 59th Presidential Inauguration at the U.S. Capitol in Washington, Wednesday, Jan. 20, 2021.(Saul Loeb/Pool Photo via AP) WASHINGTON — President Joe Biden says “democracy has prevailed” in a country reeling amid a pandemic and a violent melee two weeks ago at the U.S. Capitol. In his first remarks as president, Biden said Wednesday that his swearing-in marks a...
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Biden's inauguration is unlike any before. Photos show how his ceremony compares to those of previous presidents.

President-elect Joe Biden and Jill Biden arrive at Biden's inauguration. Win McNamee/Getty Images Joe Biden and Kamala Harris will be sworn in Wednesday as President and Vice President. Due to COVID-19 and threat of violence from far-right groups, the inauguration is unlike past ceremonies. Photos tell the story of how Biden's inauguration compares to that of previous presidents. Visit Business Insider's homepage for more stories. President-elect Joe Biden and Vice President-elect Kama...
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Latest on Inauguration Day: Biden, Harris arrive at Capitol with their families

WASHINGTON — President-elect Joe Biden has arrived at the U.S. Capitol ahead of his inauguration as the United States’ 46th president. Biden and his wife, Jill, arrived at the complex on Wednesday morning, about 90 minutes before his noon swearing-in ceremony. They were accompanied by Vice President-elect Kamala Harris and her husband, Douglas Emhoff, and were greeted by U.S. Sen. Amy Klobuchar of Minnesota. The president-elect’s motorcade wound its way through a mostly deserted Washington follo...
Tags: Florida, News, Minnesota, Maryland, Congress, Abc, Washington, Senate, White House, America, Sport, Joe Biden, Cnn, Soccer, Hillary Clinton, United States


George W. Bush says he will attend Biden's inauguration as Trump considers plan for a rival attention-grabbing event

Stewart F. House/Getty Images George W. Bush will attend President-elect Joe Biden's inauguration, his spokesman has told multiple outlets. President Bush's chief of staff Freddy Ford said in a statement cited by Bloomberg: "I believe this will be the eighth inauguration they've had the privilege of attending — President Trump's being the most recent — and witnessing the peaceful transfer of power is a hallmark of our democracy that never gets old." President Trump is reportedly consideri...
Tags: Florida, Politics, News, Nbc, Obama, Scotland, White House, Barack Obama, Trends, Bloomberg, Joe Biden, Ford, Bill Clinton, George Bush, Jimmy Carter, Republican


Jimmy and Rosalynn Carter won't attend Biden's inauguration

It marks the first time the couple will have missed the ceremonies since Carter was sworn in as the 39th president in 1977.
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Jimmy Carter will not travel for Biden's inauguration; George W. Bush will attend

Former President Jimmy Carter and former first lady Rosalynn Carter will not attend President-elect Joe Biden's inauguration, and former President George W. Bush will be in attendance, their respective representatives said Tuesday.
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Former President Jimmy Carter, wife Rosalynn, will not attend Joe Biden’s inauguration

Former President Jimmy Carter and his wife, former first lady Rosalynn Carter, will not attend President-elect Joe Biden's inauguration...
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Jimmy Carter will not attend Biden's inauguration

Former President Jimmy Carter and former first lady Rosalynn Carter will not attend President-elect Joe Biden's inauguration, a spokeswoman said Tuesday.
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Jimmy and Rosalynn Carter won't attend Biden's inauguration

Former President Jimmy Carter and former first lady Rosalynn Carter will not attend President-elect Joe Biden’s inauguration. It marks...
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27 photos of some of the most adorable dogs to live in the White House

President Barack Obama and his dog Bo were very close. Getty Dogs are the most popular pet for a president to have during his time in the White House. President Donald Trump broke the presidential tradition when he didn't bring a dog into the White House, saying after two years in office that he would feel "a little phony doing so." President-elect Joe Biden is poised to reset the tradition of dogs in the Executive Mansion with his two German shepherds, one of whom would be the first shelt...
Tags: Politics, Texas, Dogs, Washington Post, Washington, Life, White House, America, Barack Obama, Trends, Reagan, Joe Biden, Bbc, Features, Margaret Thatcher, Ronald Reagan


34 photos that show how Halloween has been celebrated at the White House

U.S. President Donald Trump and first lady Melania Trump hand out Halloween candy to visiting schoolchildren in advance of Halloween at the White House in Washington, U.S., October 28, 2019. Tom Brenner/Reuters Halloween at the White House has been a fun tradition honored by presidential administrations over the past 60 years. It started when First Lady Mamie Eisenhower first decided to decorate the White House for the holiday in 1958. Since then, presidents and first ladies have welcomed ...
Tags: Halloween, Politics, Obama, Washington, Life, White House, Virginia, Holiday, Barack Obama, Trends, Nasa, Features, Washington Dc, Jimmy Carter, Michelle Obama, John F Kennedy


‘Jimmy Carter Is The Un-Trump’: Jonathan Alter On Book ‘His Very Best: Jimmy Carter, A Life’

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Democrats formally nominate Biden in bid to oust Trump

By STEVE PEOPLES, MICHELLE L. PRICE and ALEXANDRA JAFFE | Associated Press WILMINGTON, Del. — Democrats formally nominated Joe Biden as their presidential candidate, with party elders, a new generation of politicians and voters in every state joining in an extraordinary, pandemic-cramped virtual convention to send him into the general election campaign to oust President Donald Trump. For someone who has spent more than three decades eyeing the presidency, the moment Tuesday night was the realiza...
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Jimmy and Rosalynn Carter pose in face masks and call on the public to save lives

Former President Jimmy Carter and former first lady Rosalynn Carter on Saturday urged the American people to "please wear a mask to save lives" as the country continues to battle the deadly coronavirus.
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Jimmy and Rosalynn Carter, longest-married presidential couple, celebrate 74th anniversary

Jimmy and Rosalynn Carter celebrated their 74th anniversary Tuesday, adding to their record as the longest-married presidential couple in US history.          [Author: USA TODAY]
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Opinion: The simple way Jimmy and Rosalynn Carter live their lives and values

The Carters spent just four years in the White House during troubled times and almost four decades out of it redefining what a former president and first lady can accomplish.
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The simple way Jimmy and Rosalynn Carter live their lives and values

Kate Andersen Brower reflects on the time she has spent interviewing Jimmy and Rosalynn Carter, and says that as Americans sit glued to impeachment hearings centered on allegations of self-interest over country, it makes her emotional to I think about the Carters' specific brand of patriotism and the fear that we may never see another president and first lady like them again.
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