Daily Archives: January 5, 2011

Christina Tchen Named First Lady’s New Chief of Staff

                        CONGRATULATIONS, MS. TCHEN! Christina M. “Tina” Tchen (simplified Chinese: 陈远美; traditional Chinese: 陳遠美, pinyin: Chén Yuǎnměi) (born January 25, 1956) is an American lawyer and the Director of the White House Office of Public Engagement. On January 5, 2011, the … Continue reading

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President Obama Signs 35 Bills Into Law, Post Vacation

With pen in hand, President Barack Obama sits at the Resolute Desk in the Oval Office as Staff Secretary Lisa Brown organizes a stack of 35 bills for him to sign into law, Jan. 4, 2011. (Official White House Photo … Continue reading

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Wednesday Open Thread

Brooks & Dunn was an American country music duo consisting of Kix Brooks and Ronnie Dunn, who were both vocalists and songwriters. They were paired by record producer Scott Hendricks in 1991. Before the duo’s foundation, both members of the … Continue reading

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