White House Press Secretary
|White House Press Secretary|
|White House Office of the Press Secretary|
|Appointer||President of the United States|
|Formation||March 4, 1929|
|First holder||George Akerson|
|Website||White House Press Office Press Briefings|
The White House Press Secretary is a job at the White House. Press secretaries act as the primary spokesperson for the United States Government and the President, senior executives, and policies. Karine Jean-Pierre is the current White House Press Secretary.
List of Press Secretaries[change | change source]
1 Did not brief the press after being wounded in the Reagan assassination attempt.
2 De facto Press Secretary (as White House Deputy Press Secretary).
3 Did not brief the press while Stephanopoulos was Communications Director. First female Press Secretary.
4 De facto Press Secretary (as White House Communications Director).
Other websites[change | change source]
- Briefing Room at the official White House website
- George W. Bush Administration Press Briefings at the National Archives and Records Administration's archive of the official White House website
- Clinton administration archives Archived 2009-07-08 at the Wayback Machine at the William J. Clinton Presidential Center