Subscribe Register Login

Sunday, December 21, 2014, 8:30 a.m.
Top Picks - Arkansas Daily Deal

Obama to hold news conference on Wednesday

By The Associated Press

This article was published November 9, 2012 at 2:35 p.m.

— President Barack Obama will hold a news conference on Wednesday, his first since being re-elected to a second term.

White House press secretary Jay Carney says Obama will take questions from reporters on a variety of topics in the White House East Room. The news conference will take place two days before Obama meets with congressional leaders Nov. 16 on the fiscal cliff, the combination of pending tax increases and spending cuts that could plunge the economy back into a recession.

Obama has not taken questions from the White House media corps since August, when he made a surprise visit to the White House briefing room and took questions from four reporters.

Comments on: Obama to hold news conference on Wednesday

To report abuse or misuse of this area please hit the "Suggest Removal" link in the comment to alert our online managers. Read our Terms of Use policy.

Subscribe Register Login

You must login to make comments.

TOP JOBS

  • Purchasing agent/buy

    Purchasing Agent/Buyer for martial arts supply companyRespon...
    LITTLE ROCK, AR

  • Phlebotomist

    phlebotomistimagine a career where the professional rewards ...
    AUGUSTA, AR

  • Admissions director

    Director of AdmissionsThe Arkansas School for Mathematics, S...
    LITTLE ROCK, AR

  • Agriculture

    Julius Charles Blahut dba Blahut Farm, Holden, LA is now hir...
    WALKER, LA

  • Ceo

    Chief Executive OfficerArkansas One-Call & ARKUPS, based in ...
    CONWAY, AR

Search 866 jobs >

Top Picks - Arkansas Daily Deal
Arkansas Online