It was house full of stars tonight for the White House State Dinner for Britain. Hollywood Stars, politicos, and noted journalists were all on hand for the State Dinner tonight honoring the British Prime Minister David Cameron and his wife Samantha Cameron. [Read more...]
Guests at the White House State Dinner: Dr. Jill Biden, Anna Wintour, Valerie Jarrett, George Clooney, Idris Elba & more
Claire Shipman is a veteran reporter for ABC Newsand regularly reports for Good Morning America in her role as Senior National Correspondent. Before coming to the ABC News in 2001, Shipman was a White House correspondent for NBC News since 1997.
Many have wondered if a partisan spokesperson and reporter relationship is ethically correct or if ABC News would somehow be at an advantage because of his role in the administration. Mr. Carney believes that it can work and even said so in an interview with the Washington Post in 2009.
Carney: I just don’t, partly because we don’t get to see each other that much thanks to my new job…We’re figuring it out as I go. She’s not a beat reporter at the White House. That’s something she did before. She does some political stories. I tell her, ‘Call Gibbs, call Rahm’ or something like that when she’s working on something. Because I can’t be a source. But she’s cool with that.