New job challenges in the White House
Now imagine how complicated it must be when an entirely new administration starts working in the White House! In addition to the normal challenges, President Obama and his staff suffered through a number of surprising headaches. For example, many phone ...
Living Large: The Dallas White House
PRESTON HOLLOW (CBSDFW.COM) - What would it be like to live in a house like the White House? You don’t have to imagine ... The home is adorned with lot of antiques from Europe. “Many of the chandeliers and fireplaces were brought in Italy and France ...
Bathrooms: Pretty in Pink, Again
While pink bathrooms started appearing as early as the 1930s, many credit Mamie Eisenhower with popularizing them in the 1950s. She decorated the White House with so much pink when her husband took office in 1953 that the staff began referring to it as the ...
Photographing the White House From the Inside
Yoichi Okamoto was the first official White House photographer ... and he knew it. Many of the mental images we have of J.F.K. were taken by outside photographers. There was no in-house photographer. L.B.J. wanted pictures like J.F.K. was getting, and ...
Who’s Counting? At the White House, It’s Mark Knoller
Need to know how many times Obama has played golf or used a Teleprompter? CBS’s Mark Knoller is your man. By Shane Harris Mark Knoller, the unofficial White House statistician, began tracking the President’s every move in 1996. Photograph by Stephen Voss.