Valerie Jarrett

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Politicians, Loved Ones, Celebrities React To Caitlyn Jenner

Senior adviser to President Barack Obama, Valerie Jarrett was just one of many to speak out on social media in support of Caitlyn Jenner.


A demonstrator, protesting the shooting death of teenager Michael Brown, scrambles for cover as police fire tear gas on Aug. 13, 2014 in Ferguson, Mo. (credit: Scott Olson/Getty Images)

Sen. Warren On Ferguson Protests: ‘This Is America, Not A War Zone’

WASHINGTON (CBS DC/AP) — Sen. Elizabeth Warren, D-Mass., weighed in Thursday on the ongoing protests in Ferguson, Mo., where a police officer shot and killed an unarmed black teenager last weekend. Warren addressed the disheartening […]


President Barack Obama walks with senior adviser Valerie Jarrett in the Hyde Park neighborhood of Chicago, Ill., on June 2, 2012. (credit: YURI GRIPAS/AFP/Getty Images)

Valerie Jarrett: ‘We’ve All Been Through A Cold And Bitter Winter And The Bear Has Cabin Fever’

It’s perhaps appropriate that President Barack Obama is vacationing this weekend in California, where the state flag features a roaming grizzly.


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Obama Targets Sexual Assaults Against Women On College Campuses

President Barack Obama is launching an initiative to combat sexual assault, particularly on college campuses, turning the spotlight on a problem that has devastated millions of Americans yet rarely receives such White House attention.


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Obamas Celebrate Top Aide’s Birthday by Dining Out

President Barack Obama and first lady Michelle Obama are having an evening out, celebrating senior White House adviser Valerie Jarrett’s birthday.


Valerie Jarrett, Senior Adviser delivers remarks during the 2013 Lesbian Gay Bisexual Transgender Pride Month Ceremony at the Pentagon Auditorium on June 25, 2013 in Washington, D.C. (credit: PAUL J. RICHARDS/AFP/Getty Images)

Jarrett: ‘Nothing In Obamacare Forces People Out Of Their Health Plans’

President Barack Obama’s senior adviser Valerie Jarrett tweeted Monday that the Affordable Care Act does not force Americans out of their current health insurance plans.


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Obama Has A Date Night During Vineyard Vacation

With their daughters yet to join them on vacation, the Obamas went out for dinner Tuesday night at the Beach Plum Inn, voted the most romantic getaway on Martha’s Vineyard by Martha’s Vineyard magazine.


President Barack Obama signs the Affordable Health Care for America Act during a ceremony with fellow Democrats in the East Room of the White House on March 23, 2010 in Washington, D.C. (credit: Win McNamee/Getty Images)

Dickerson: Health Care Law ‘Barely Operational’ Jalopy White House Trying To Roll Out

President Barack Obama’s political clout took a hit after a key part of his signature legislation was delayed for another year.


Valerie Jarrett attends the Nevada Women Vote 2012 Summit on Aug. 25, 2012 in Las Vegas, Nev. (credit: Isaac Brekken/Getty Images)

Report: Valerie Jarrett Leading Secret Talks With Iran Supreme Leader

A senior adviser to President Obama is reportedly leading secret talks with Iran.


A new book about Michelle Obama reveals the first lady's behind-the-scenes in the first term of her husband's administration. (credit: Davis Turner/Getty Images)

Book Depicts Tensions Between First Lady, Aides

First lady Michelle Obama is a behind-the-scenes force in the White House whose opinions on policy and politics drew her into conflict with presidential advisers and who bristled at some of the demands and constraints of life as the president’s wife, according to a detailed account of the first couple’s relationship.