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. Jen Psaki 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