The White House today released this photo of a rapt national security team monitoring the raid on Osama bin Laden's Pakistan compound.
Today's White House press briefing, which featured John Brennan, Assistant to the President for Homeland Security and Counter-Terrorism, taking questions about the weekend raid, AFTER THE JUMP…
Also, Politico has an especially detailed blow-by-blow account of what went down. And Raw Story has a list of five of the most bizarre GOP reactions to the news of Bin Laden's death including Republican Congressman Joe Scarborough's assertion that Obama's base didn't want this, Steve King's (IA) assertion that this vindicates waterboarding, and Donald Rumsfeld's assertion that Bush deserves the credit.
(White House photo by Pete Souza)
Yet today's achievement is a testament to the greatness of our country. And the determination of the American people. The cause of securing our country is not complete but tonight we are once again reminded that Americans can do whatever we set our mind to. That is the story of our history. Whether it's the pursuit of prosperity for our people. Or the struggle for equality for all our citizens. Or our commitment to stand up for our values abroad. Or our sacrifices to make the world a safer place.
Yes, we can.
Donald Trump spoke to CNN's Don Lemon about being the butt of jokes at Saturday's White House Correspondents Dinner.
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