In the Media

2018

On October 25, Executive in Residence Anita B. McBride was interviewed on CNN New Day about the increasing threats against politicians, including pipe bomb attacks and the Pittsburgh synagogue massacre.

On October 15, Executive in Residence Anita B. McBride was interviewed by Daily Mail about the heated political environment.

On October 15, Executive in Residence Anita B. McBride was interviewed on CNN New Day on missing Saudi journalist Jamal Khasoshgi, a Washington Post Global Opinions contributing columnist, and the US response; POTUS questioning Secretary of Defense Mattis political affiliation, and POTUS political rallies in the midterms.

On October 14, Executive in Residence Anita B. McBride was interviewed about First Lady Melania Trump's trimming of her office on American Media Institute Newswire.

On October 11, Executive in Residence Anita B. McBride was interviewed by the Washington Times about First Lady Melania Trump's solo trip to Africa.

On October 8, Executive in Residence Anita B. McBride was interviewed on CNN New Day about the effect of Supreme Court Justice Brett Kavanaugh's confirmation on the midterm elections.

On October 8, Executive in Residence Anita B. McBride spoke with WH Correspondent Katie Rogers about Melania Trump's solo trip to Africa.

On October 6, Executive in Residence Anita B. McBride was interviewed by CNN's Ana Cabrera on the evening of the Senate vote on Brett Kavanaugh as Supreme Court Associate Justice.

On October 5, Executive in Residence Anita B McBride was interviewed on CNN New Day regarding the pending cloture vote on Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh.

On October 4, Executive in Residence Anita B. McBride was interviewed for a National Review article on friends of Brett Kavanaugh defending his character.

On October 3, Executive in Residence Anita B. McBride interviewed for an ABC News 2020 piece on Melania Trump (Aired on October 5).

On October 3, Executive in Residence Anita B. McBride was interviewed by CBS Morning News on First Lady Melania Trump's visit to Africa.

On October 2, Executive in Residence Anita B. McBride interviewed with CNN regarding the nomination of Brett Kavanaugh to the Supreme Court.

On October 1, Executive in Residence Anita B. McBride was interview by Agence-France Presse on Melania Trump's solo trip to Africa.

On October 1, Executive in Residence Anita B. McBride interviewed with CNN New Day's Jon Berman and Alysin Camerota on the Supreme Court nomination of Brett Kavanaugh.

On September 29, Executive in Residence Anita B. McBride was interviewed by CNN's Ana Cabrera on the nomination hearings of Brett Kavanaugh and his statement and defense testimony.

On September 24, Executive in Residence Anita B. McBride mention in AU Eagle article regarding the launch of the Sine Institute of Policy and Politics at American University.

On September 24, Executive in Residence Anita B. McBride mention in AU Press Release concerning the launch of the Sine Institute of Policy and Politics at American University.

On September 24, Executive in Residence Anita B. McBride spoke with CNN's Wolf Blitzer about the nomination of Brett Kavanaugh to the Supreme Court.

On September 24, Executive in Residence Anita B. McBride was interviewed by Fox News' Sean Hannity about the Supreme Court nomination of Brett Kavanaugh.

On September 21, Executive in Residence Anita B. McBride interviewed by phone with Fox News' Neil Cavuto on the press conference with supporters of Brett Kavanaugh.

On September 21, Executive in Residence Anita B. McBride interviewed with CSPAN on the nomination hearings of Judge Brett Kavanaugh for the Supreme Court.

On September 18, Executive in Residence Anita B. McBride interviewed with Hallie Jackson on the nomination hearing of Brett Kavanaugh for the Supreme Court.

Executive in Residence Anita B. McBride spoke with Julie Mason from Sirius XM Radio - POTUS Channel on the preview of the Presidential Sites Summit.

On August 27, Executive in Residence Anita B. McBride spoke with Ellen McCarthy from the Washinngton Post regarding Melania Trump hosting Presidential Descendants as part of the Presidential Sites Summit.

On August 24, Executive in Residence Anita B. McBride interviewed with host CBS Great Day Washington's Markette Shepphard as a preview to the White House Historical Association Presidential Sites Summit.

On August 20, Executive in Residence Anita. B. McBride spoke with Steve Chenevey of Fox-5 WTTG concerning former White House staffer Omarosa Manigault Newman and the impact on Presidential records and how confidential communications are compromised in the White House (this story was also posted in Connecticut Post newspaper).

On August 14, Executive in Residence Anita B. McBride spoke with Steve Chenevey of Fox-5 WTTG regarding Omarosa Manigault Newman and the revelation that she taped confidential conversations in the White House.

On August 4, Executive in Residence Anita B. McBride interviewed with Annie Karni at Politico about the abrupt departure of Melania Trump's policy and projects director.

On July 25, Executive in Residence Anita B. McBride spoke with Darlene Superville of the Associated Press about Mrs. Trump going on the road for the Be Best initiative.

On July 21, Executive in Residence Anita B. McBride spoke with Morgan Chalfant of The Hill concerning the Trump-Putin Summit and the lack of information shared on the meeting.

On July 14, Executive in Residence Anita B. McBride co-authored an op-ed on the impact of first ladies throughout history and ability to bring people together.

On July 13, Executive in Residence Anita B. McBride was mentioned in an AU Press Release regarding the launch of White House History Course in partnership with White House Historical Association.

On July 11, Executive in Residence Anita B. McBride spoke with ABCNews.Com regarding the nomination of Brett Kavanaugh to the Supreme Court.

On July 4, Executive in Residence Anita B. McBride interviewed with Laura Cox Kaplan, AU Adjunct professor and creator of women's leadership podcast series She Said/She Said regarding the winding path through politics and leading the First Ladies Initiative at American University.

On June 27, Executive in Residence Anita B. McBride participated in a press briefing briefing hosted by The White House Historical Association to discuss the upcoming Presidential Sites Summit, course on WH History at AU; and WHHA resources available to reporters.

On June 23, Executive in Residence Anita B. McBride spoke with reporter Emily Heil on the controversies on the jacket worn by Mrs Trump' at the border.

On June 22, Executive in Residence Anita B. McBride interviewed with NBC4's Barbara Harrison on Melania Trump's visit to the border.

On June 22, Executive in Residence Anita B. McBride interviewed with CNN's Kate Bolduan on Melania Trump's visit to the border.

On June 22, Executive in Residence Anita. B. McBride spoke with The Hill reporter Emily Birnbaum about Melania Trump's visit to the border and wearing the controversial jacket.

On June 22, Executive in Residence Anita B. McBride interviewed with DJ Duckworth from Inside Edition on Melania Trump's visit to the border.

On June 22, Executive in Residence Anita B. McBride was interviewed by Alysyn Camerota and John Berman for CNN New Day on Melania Trump's visit to the border.

On June 21, Executive in Residence Anita B. McBride spoke with Fox News' Laura Ingraham on Melania Trump visit to the border.

On June 21, Executive in Residence Anita B. McBride spoke with CNN's Katy Tur on Melania Trump's visit to the border and detention center.

On June 21, Executive in Residence Anita B. McBride spoke with Todd Gilman of the Dallas Morning News regarding Mrs Trump's visit to the border detention center and the first ladies all speaking out on the immigration policy.

On June 20, Executive in Residence Anita B. McBride spoke with AU Magazine writer Gregg Sangillo about the launch of a first ever course on White House History to be offered at American University in Fall 2018.

On June 19, Executive in Residence Anita B. McBride spoke with CBS News.com regarding how the former first ladies spoke about about family separations at the border.

On June 7, Executive in Residence Anita. B. McBride spoke with The Atlantic reporter Alex Wagner about the reporting of Melania Trump's absence from public events after her surgery .

On June 5, Executive in Residence Anita B. McBride spoke with WH Correspondent Sanra Sobieraj-Westfall about Melania Trump re-appearance with public events after her surgery.

On June 5, Executive in Residence Anita B. McBride spoke with Darlene Superville of the AP on Melania Trump's decision to not attend the G-7 and the North Korea summits (article also printed in Chicago Tribune).

On June 4, Executive in Residence Anita B. McBride spoke with NBCnews.com's Jon Allen regarding Melania Trump's decision to not attend the G-& and North Korea summits.

On May 29, Executive in Residence Anita B. McBride spoke with Politico's Annie Karni about Melania Trump's absence after her surgery.

On May 14, Executive in Residence Anita B. McBride was interviewed by phone by CNN's Jake Tapper about Melania Trump's surgery.

On May 14, Executive in Residence Anita B. McBride spoke with People Magazine's WH Correspondent Sandra Sobieraj Westfall about Melania Trump's surgery.

On May 12, Executive in Residence Anita B. McBride interviewed with The Hill's Morgan Chalfant about Secretary of State Mike Pompeo as top US diplomat.

On May 7, Executive in Residence Anita B. McBride interviewed with Fox News' Laura Ingraham about release of Melania Trump's children's initiative.

On May 7, Executive in Residence Anita B. McBride spoke with WH Correspondent Aixa Diaz of Hearst News about Melania Trump's announcement of her new Be Best Initiative.

On April 26, Executive in Residence Anita B. McBride interviewed with Kristin Fisher for Fox News' Bret Baier's Special Report about Melania Trump's busy week and State Dinner.

On April 21, Executive in Residence Anita B. McBride interviewed with Fox News' Neil Cavuto from Barbara Bush's funeral outside St. Martin's Cathedral on the personal family relationship with former first lady Barbara Bush.

On April 18, Executive in Residence Anita B. McBride interviewed with WTTG on the memorial celebrations for former first lady Barbara Bush and the reactions of visitors at the condolence book signing at the White House Visitors Museum.

On April 18, Executive in Residence Anita B. McBride was interviewed about the life and legacy of former first lady Barbara Bush.

On April 18, Executive in Residence Anita B. McBride interviewed with C-Span Radio's Steve Sculy on the life and legacy of former first lady Barbara Bush.

On April 18, Executive in Residence Anita B. McBride spoke with Fox News Dana Perino on the impact and contributions of former first lady Barbara Bush.

On April 18, Executive in Residence Anita B. McBride interviewed with Inside Edition on the legacy of former first lady Barbara Bush.

On April 18, Executive in Residence Anita B. McBride spoke to XM Sirius Radio about the life and legacy of former first lady Barbara Bush.

On April 18, Executive in Residence Anita B. McBride interviewed with NBC Today's Megyn Kelly on the legacy of former First Lady Barbara Bush.

On April 18, Executive in Residence Anita B. McBride spoke with Savannah Guthrie and Hoda Kotb on the Today Show about the life and legacy of former First Lady Barbara Bush.

On April 5, Executive in Residence Anita B. McBride moderated a KPU sponsored speaker event with former presidential candidate Carly Fiorina and her experience as CEO and presidential campaign.

On March 29, Executive in Residence Anita B. McBride is quoted in an SMU Daily Campus article on Southern First Ladies Conference.

On March 27, Executive in Residence Anita B. McBride delivers presentation on the contributions of Laura W. Bush as a First Lady from Texas.

On March 25, Executive in Residence Anita B. McBride interviewed with The New York Times' Elizabeth Williamson on the appointment of John Bolton as National Security Adviser.

On March 24, Executive in Residence Anita B. McBride interviewed with CBCNews Network Aarti Pole on the March for our Lives in Washington, DC and the appointment of John Bolton as National Security Adviser to President Trump

On March 14, Executive in Residence Anita B. McBride delivers remarks and presents award to Running Start Student Ambassador at Young Women to Watch awards gala.

On March 8, Executive in Residence Anita B. McBride delivers presentation on the contributions of first ladies throughout history in honor of Women's History Month.

On March 7, Executive in Residence Anita B. McBride delivers welcome remarks on behalf of the National Italian American Foundation at the Capitol Visitor's Center to Congressional and White House staff and Members of Congress for screening of the PBS Documentary - "The Italians.”

On March 6, Executive in Residence Anita B. McBride participated in an AU School of Public Affairs panel discussion for Women’s History Month.

On March 6, Executive in Residence Anita B. McBride spoke with CiaoDC's Alyssa Ciccone in advance of the National Organization of Italian American Women Dinner Program on March 8, 2018 with McBride exploring the leadership of First Ladies through history.

On March 6, Executive in Residence Anita B. McBride spoke with Alyssa Ciccone in advance of the National Organization of Italian American Women Dinner Program on March 8, 2018 with McBride exploring the leadership of First Ladies through history.

On March 5, Executive in Residence Anita B. McBride spoke with George W. Bush Institute's Natalie Gonella-Platts, Director of the Women's Initiative for a Women's History Month podcast regarding the influence and contributions of First Ladies.

On March 1, Executive in Residence Anita B. McBride participated in a panel discussion at the opening of "First Ladies: Style of Influence" exhibit at the George W Bush Library.

On February 26, Executive in Residence Anita B. McBride spoke to Inside Edition about Melania Trump's remarks to National Governors Association spouses.

On February 20, Executive in Residence Anita B. McBride introduced author Charles Denyer at the Sulgrave Club in Washington, DC about his book Number One Observatory Circle: The Home of the Vice President of the United States.

On February 13, Executive in Residence Anita B. McBride spoke with Televisa about First Lady Melania Trump's role in the White House and her influence on President Trump's image.

On February 13, Executive in Residence Anita B. McBride spoke with Washington City Paper's John Anderson on the process of selecting Presidential and First Lady portraits.

On February 5, Executive in Residence Anita B. McBride spoke with WH Correspondent LA Times' Cathy Decker about looks expectations for First Ladies, how/whether people see them independently or through the lens of their views of presidents, and how to craft an independent line.

On February 5, Executive in Residence Anita B. McBride spoke to NBC News Digital's Claire Atkinson about Melania Trump's decision to stay out of the fashion magazines.

On February 2, Executive in Residence Anita B. McBride spoke with LA Times' WH Correspondent Cathy Decker about looks expectations for First Ladies, how/whether people see them independently or through the lens of their views of presidents, and how to craft an independent line (Updated April 20).

On January 30, Executive in Residence Anita B. McBride spoke to The Hill about cost of Melania Trump's travel on Air Force planes.

On January 30, Executive in Residence Anita B. McBride provided a quote to New York Times reporter Katie Rogers about the Melania Trump not accompanying her husband to Capitol Hill for the State of the Union speech.

On January 24, Executive in Residence Anita B. McBride participated in a Professional Development panel discussion with SPA Dean Vicky Wilkins and CCPS Director Dave Barker for the AUCR's and Network of Enlightened Women.

On January 19, Executive in Residence Anita B. McBride joined AU Professor Chris Edelson on Facebook Live to discuss the first year of the Trump Administration.

On January 18, Executive in Residence Anita B. McBride interviewed with Wall Street Journal's Peter Nicholas on Melania Trump's first year.

On January 18, Executive in Residence Anita B. McBride spoke with NPR's Lulu Garcia about Mrs Trump's first year in the White House.

On January 18, Executive in Residence Anita B. McBride spoke to CNN's Kate Bennett on Melania Trump's first year as the US President's Spouse.

On January 17, Executive in Residence Anita B. McBride interviewed with MSNBC's Hallie Jackson on Melania Trump's first year.

On January 9, Executive in Residence Anita B. McBride spoke to Vogue's Michele Ruiz on Melania Trump's first year as First Lady.

On January 8, Executive in Residence Anita B. McBride spoke with Politico's WH Correspondent Annie Karni about WH hiring a make-up artist to the staff.