Brittany Shepherd
Washington, D.C.

Brittany Shepherd covers the White House for IJR. Before becoming the White House Correspondent, Brittany used to cover entertainment and pop culture for IJR Life. She is a proud alumni of the George Washington University's journalism program and spe...more

Areas of Expertise
Politics
Pop Culture
Languages Spoken
Czech
Australian Prime Minister, Trump Emphasize Shared Goals During Joint Press Conference
By - 17 hours ago
President Donald Trump and Australian Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull underlined their share commitments to fair trade, strong economi
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Trump Administration Announces 'Largest Ever' Sanctions on North Korea
By - 21 hours ago
President Donald Trump announced Friday that the U.S. will impose the “largest ever” set of sanctions against the North Korean regime.
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The Briefing, Briefly: February 22 Edition
Required Reading?;or, Feb. 22's White House Press BriefingOh, deputy press secretary, My deputy press secretary! Today, the White
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A Year Later, Some Minority Voters Still Firmly on Trump Train
“What the hell do you have to lose?”That was the question then-presidential candidate Donald Trump posed during a packed Ohio camp
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The Briefing, Briefly: February 20 Edition
 Russia, Russia, Russia;or, Feb. 20's White House Press BriefingIt's been a while, folks. After four business days and a long Pres
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The Briefing, Briefly: February 13 Edition
By - 11 days ago
Much Ado About Porter;or, Feb. 13's White House Press BriefingHey everyone, welcome to Infrastructure and Budget Week, Day 2. We'r
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The Briefing, Briefly: February 12 Edition
By - 12 days ago
Happy Infrastructure Week;or, Feb. 12's White House Press Briefing Dear readers, what an exciting Monday. It's both infrastruc
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The Briefing, Briefly: Feb. 8 Edition
By - 16 days ago
Better Late Than Never;or, Feb. 8's White House Press BriefingI think I aged 10 years waiting for today's press briefing. Today (t
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The Briefing, Briefly: February 7 Edition
By - 17 days ago
I GUESS WE'RE TALKING ABOUT THE PARADE;or, February 7's White House Press BriefingAnother day, another tag team. Today, the White
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The Briefing, Briefly: February 6 Edition
By - 18 days ago
*FURIOUSLY GOOGLES 'CONTUMACIOUS'*;or, February 6's White House Press BriefingWelcome, all, to February's very first daily press b
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President Trump Continues to Tout Tax Reform Benefits in Ohio Speech
By - 19 days ago
President Donald Trump traveled to Ohio on Monday as part of his mission to highlight local businesses that saw fruits of the administ
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The Briefing, Briefly: January 29 Edition
By - a month ago
“Must-See TV!”:Jan. 29's White House Press BriefingPress secretary Sarah Huckabee Sanders joins the White House press corps for to
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Stating the Obvious: Essential Intel for 2018's State of the Union
By - a month ago
A question that you and all of your friends might be asking is “When is the president's State of the Union address?” Even if you weren
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What Is 'Davos'? A look at Trump's Trip to the World Economic Forum
By - a month ago
What do Cate Blanchett, Angela Merkel, Will.I.Am, and President Donald Trump all have in common? If you guessed that they are all atte
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The Briefing, Briefly: January 24 Edition
By - a month ago
42 Minutes Later...;or, January 24's White House Press BriefingAfter a cool 42-minute delay, press secretary Sarah Huckabee Sander
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The Briefing, Briefly: January 23 Edition
By - a month ago
It Takes Two to Make a Briefing Go Right?;or, January 23's White House Press Briefing We got a tag-team event here, folks. During
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President Trump Touts Tax Reform, Jumps Into Midterm Campaigning in Pittsburgh
By - a month ago
President Donald Trump spoke to crowds in Pennsylvania on Thursday, billing the administration's recent tax reform legislation as a co
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Trump Reaffirms Dedication to NATO During Visit From Norwegian Prime Minister
By - a month ago
President Donald Trump welcomed Norwegian Prime Minister Erna Solberg on Wednesday to reaffirm the genial relationship between the two
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Vice President and Second Lady to Lead US Delegation to South Korean Winter Olympics
By - a month ago
Vice President Mike Pence and Second Lady Karen Pence will lead the U.S. delegation to the 2018 Winter Olympics in South Korea, a Whit
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Trump Previews New Strategy for Rural Prosperity in Nashville
By - 2 months ago
President Donald Trump made a direct pitch to farmers in Nashville, Tennessee, on Monday, when he celebrated the recent passing of tax
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Trump Looks to Build on Tax Win With Major Infrastructure Plan
By - 2 months ago
Brendan Smialowski/Getty ImagesAs the White House celebrates the passage of tax reform legislation, they have begun to set their sig
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Pence's Mid-East Trip Shifts Focus Following Trump's Jerusalem Announcement
By - 2 months ago
Vice President Mike Pence will kick off his new year agenda by traveling to the Middle East, a trip which the White House is hoping wi
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Donald Trump, GOP Take Victory Lap After Big Tax Win
By - 2 months ago
On Wednesday afternoon, Republican leadership and key administration officials packed the White House South Lawn to commemorate a majo
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Trump's Attorney Calls for Secondary Special Counsel. But What About the Inspector General?
By - 2 months ago
In the midst of the ever-developing Mueller investigation, an attorney from President Donald Trump's legal team is calling for additio
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