The White House is the official residence of the United States President, located in Washington, DC. It is also the workplace of the president and his advisors.
The White House has been the residence of every president since John Adams in 1800. It was rebuilt after sustaining significant damage from the British Army in the War of 1812. The term "White House" is often used to refer to the executive branch of the US government. The president works out of the West Wing, built in 1901. Here is a collection of all of DW's content on the White House.
Everyone has a different idea of what fair trade means. For US president Donald Trump, fair trade entails slapping steep tariffs on goods being dumped onto the American market.The president met at the White House with nearly 20 lawmakers to determine whether to slap tariffs on foreign steel imports from countries like China.
Everyone has a different idea of what fair trade means. For US President Donald Trump, fair trade entails slapping steep tariffs on goods being dumped onto the American market.The president met at the White House with nearly 20 lawmakers to determine whether to slap tariffs on foreign steel imports from countries like China.
In a tweet, the US president has questioned whether "due process" still exists after a pair of White House staff resignations. Critics have accused the Trump administration of maintaining a "culture of misogyny."
The Trump administration says it will ignore a new sanctions law aimed at punishing Russia for alleged election meddling. The White House has, however, released a list of Russian elites with close ties to Vladimir Putin.
The leaders of India and Canada have both used the World Economic Forum stage to call for free trade. But the signal coming out of Washington is very different. On Tuesday, the Trump administration slapped steep tariffs on imported washing machines and solar products.
US Vice President Mike Pence has told Israeli politicians that the US embassy will move to Jerusalem by the end of next year. He also said Washington would withdraw from a nuclear deal with Iran, calling it a "disaster."
The White House doctor says Donald Trump is in excellent health following his first physical as president. The exam took place days after a controversial book raised questions about Trump's mental fitness for office.
Steve Bannon has reportedly struck a deal to avoid appearing before a grand jury as part of Special Counsel Robert Mueller's Trump-Russia probe. The ex-White House strategist has become increasingly isolated.
Soldier, banker, Breitbart player and voice in Donald Trump's ear: Stephen Bannon boasts a compelling biography. But with the publication of "Fire and Fury" and his ouster at Breitbart, Bannon has fallen from grace.