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Golf Tours & News / THE FIRST GOLFER

President Obama: The First Golfer

Regular outings are back on the White House schedule. Follow President Obama's exploits on and off the course.
News & Tours

Top courses deny President Obama's request to play golf, Donald Trump responds

This article has been updated since it was originally published on September 10th, 2014. President Barack Obama's golf habits have been in the headlines a lot in recent weeks, and that doesn't look like it's going to change...
Thursday, 9/11/2014 at 12:20PM
News & Tours

President Obama admits golf mistake, is still lampooned in a cartoon reading Golf Digest

President Barack Obama appeared on "Meet The Press" for the 12th time on Sunday to talk, among other things, about his decision to play golf shortly after his statement on the murder of American journalist...
Monday, 9/8/2014 at 11:20AM
Celebrity

5 things to talk about with your buddies on the course this weekend

By Alex Myers From sports to TV to politics (OK, so mostly the first two), we offer five hot topics that are sure to liven up your round of golf: 1. Dustin Johnson: A...
Friday, 8/1/2014 at 1:41PM
Celebrity

Report: Obama has spent almost $3 million on trips that have included golf in 2014

By Luke Kerr-Dineen President Barack Obama loves golf, and he's played more of it than his recent predecessors -- George W. Bush reportedly played golf 29 times in his first term, compared to Obama's...
Thursday, 5/1/2014 at 9:50AM
News & Tours

The U.S military is not just an excuse to work on your short game (but there are worse places to start)

By Sam WeinmanJoining the U.S. military because of the golf is kind of like choosing to become a doctor because of the free tongue depressors - it's not really part of the equation. Still, it...
Friday, 1/17/2014 at 11:59AM
Celebrity

Apparently President Obama plays golf really slowly. Like, REALLY slowly.

By Luke Kerr-DineenThis isn't a typical New York Times exposé, per se, but in golfing terms it's downright scathing.Among the many juicy tidbits in its recent mini-profile on presidential golf -- how Richard M....
Thursday, 1/2/2014 at 10:22AM
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Golf Digest campaign: Don't Ask What I Shot!

Sixty years later, a look back at President Eisenhower hitting it on the button in a Golf Digest campaign.
December 2013
News & Tours

Barack Obama takes on Republicans... on the golf course

By Brendan Mohler President Obama took politics to the golf course yesterday, playing an 18-hole round with Republican senators Saxby Chambliss (Ga.) and Bob Corker (Tenn.) along with Democratic senator Mark Udall (Colo.), according...
Tuesday, 5/7/2013 at 10:30AM
Gear & Equipment

A gift for Obama

By Mike Stachura When japan's new Prime Minister Shinzo Abe came to Washington for a summit meet- ing with President Obama last Friday, he came bearing a golf gift. Abe handed the First Golfer...
Tuesday, 3/5/2013 at 1:13PM
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