Bidens hosting Macrons for state dinner, a storied tradition

President Biden and First Lady Dr. Jill Biden Thursday night are hosting a state dinner for French President Emmanuel Macron and his wife, Brigitte Macron, continuing a tradition of elaborate state dinners for select foreign dignitaries.  The state dinner with America’s oldest ally is the first state dinner of the Biden presidency. Asked why he … Read more

Red, white, blue theme for French White House state dinner

By DARLENE SUPERVILLE (Associated Press) WASHINGTON (AP) — Butter-poached Maine lobster, beef with shallot marmalade and an American cheese trio will be served when French President Emmanuel Macron takes his seat Thursday as the guest of honor at a red-white-and-blue themed White House state dinner, the first for President Joe Biden. Dessert will be orange … Read more

White House unveils holiday theme and decorations

White House unveils holiday theme and decorations – CBS News Watch CBS News First lady Jill Biden unveiled this year’s White House Christmas decorations. The theme is “We the People,” evoking the preamble of the Constitution. Be the first to know Get browser notifications for breaking news, live events, and exclusive reporting. Not Now Turn … Read more

White House unveils first lady’s holiday theme of “We the People”

Washington — Drawing decorating inspiration from America’s founding documents, Jill Biden chose a “We the People” theme to deck the White House halls and to remind Americans of what unites them throughout the year, especially during the holidays. Journalists were given a sneak peek early Monday before the first lady was to unveil the transformational … Read more

Bidens Call Club Q Owners In Colorado Springs After Mass Shooting

President Joe Biden and First Lady Jill Biden called the owners of Club Q in Colorado Springs on Thanksgiving to express their condolences after an armed suspect opened fire and killed five people at the gay nightclub last weekend. The Bidens spoke with Nic Grzecka and Matthew Haynes, the co-owners of the venue, which hosts … Read more

A guide to the Biden grandchildren as they celebrate Thanksgiving in Nantucket

Carolyn Kaster / AP The Biden family is in Nantucket for Thanksgiving, a family tradition that dates back to the 1970s.  Then-Sen. Joe Biden was a widow with two young sons, Beau and Hunter, when he met Jill, and they wanted to spend their first Thanksgiving with four of them as a family. “Nantucket Thanksgiving … Read more

Biden spends Thanksgiving on Nantucket with family, calls in during parade coverage

President Joe Biden and first lady Jill Biden are spending Thanksgiving on Nantucket with other members of their extended family, as per their family’s tradition. The Bidens, along with their two-year-old grandson Beau, visited firefighters at a Nantucket Firehouse to thank them for their hard work. They also will be calling military service members to … Read more

Justice Department seeks to question former Vice President Mike Pence in Jan. 6 probe

Justice Department seeks to question former Vice President Mike Pence in Jan. 6 probe – CBS News Watch CBS News The Department of Justice is looking to question former Vice President Mike Pence in its ongoing investigation into the Jan. 6 insurrection. CBS News political director Fin Gomez and CBS News senior White House correspondent … Read more

Biden opens holidays, pardoning turkeys Chocolate and Chip

Washington — It’s holiday time at the White House. After a rare wedding and the president’s milestone 80th birthday, the White House on Monday plunged into the holiday season with the annual pardoning of Thanksgiving turkeys, the arrival of the official Christmas tree and serving up a Thanksgiving-style dinner on a military base. The burst … Read more

Joe Biden’s granddaughter Naomi marries Peter Neal at White House ceremony

Naomi Biden said “I do” to Peter Neal on the South Lawn of the White House on Saturday – marking the first wedding for a presidential family member held on the grounds since the Clinton era. The eldest grandchild of President Joe Biden and her beau both wore Ralph Lauren for the occasion, with Naomi … Read more