White House Wednesdays
The Private Collection of President and Mrs. Ronald Reagan Auction

For White House enthusiasts the opportunity to actually own pieces of history is normally very rare.  However, thanks to the generosity of President and Mrs. Reagan, prior to their deaths, they arranged for Christie’s New York to auction some of their personal items.  Proceeds from the sale will benefit the work of the Ronald Reagan… Read More

On this day in 1814 - Dolley Madison

On this day in 1814, the British invaded Washington, DC during the War of 1812. The fire totally destroyed the White House. First Lady Dolley Madison was in the Blue Room of the White House and saw the British ships coming towards the Executive Residence and had the presence of mind and respect for history… Read More

Singapore - White House State Dinner

President and Mrs. Obama welcomed Prime Minister and Mrs. Lee Hsien Loong to The White House for a State Dinner celebrating the 50-year friendship between the United States and Singapore, Tuesday, August 2nd for their 13th State Dinner.   Since establishing formal diplomatic ties in 1966, Singapore is the first Southeast Asian country to have… Read More

  Today, Her Majesty The Queen Elizabeth II turns 90 years old.  Not only is this a momentous occasion in terms of living a long life, she also becomes the longest ruling Monarch in British History.  America has shared a very special relationship with the United Kingdom throughout her entire reign. The President serves as… Read More