The Best Jokes From The White House Correspondents' Dinner

May 04, 2014

"House Republicans actually give John Boehner a harder time than they give me," said Obama, "which means orange really is the new black."

From jokes about Ted Cruz, to Fox News, to the Koch Brothers and Rob Ford, President Barack Obama and actor Joel McHale, doled out the laughs at the 2014 White House Correspondents Dinner.

Hillary Clinton was also a topic for laughter: "She has experience, she's a natural leader," said McHale, "and, as our first female president, we could pay her 30% less."

Check out the best of the night's jokes above.

100th Annual White House Correspondents' Association Dinner - Arrivals
Actor Tony Goldwyn attends the 100th Annual White House Correspondents' Association Dinner at the Washington Hilton on May 3, 2014 in Washington, DC.Dimitrios Kambouris—Getty Images
100th Annual White House Correspondents' Association Dinner - Arrivals
100th Annual White House Correspondents' Association Dinner - Arrivals
100th Annual White House Correspondents' Association Dinner - Arrivals
Willie and Korie Robertson arrive on the red carpet at the annual White House Correspondents' Association Dinner in Washington
Actress Bellamy Young arrives on the red carpet at the annual White House Correspondents' Association Dinner in Washington
Actor Jesse Tyler Ferguson and husband Justin Mikita arrive on the red carpet at the annual White House Correspondents' Association Dinner in Washington
100th Annual White House Correspondents' Association Dinner - Arrivals
100th Annual White House Correspondents' Association Dinner - Arrivals
100th Annual White House Correspondents' Association Dinner - Arrivals
News anchor Sawyer and ABC news reporter Raddatz arrive on the red carpet at the annual White House Correspondents' Association Dinner in Washington
100th Annual White House Correspondents' Association Dinner - Arrivals
Actor Patrick Stewart and his wife Sunny Ozell arrive on the red carpet at the annual White House Correspondents' Association Dinner in Washington
100th Annual White House Correspondents' Association Dinner - Arrivals
100th Annual White House Correspondents' Association Dinner - Arrivals
100th Annual White House Correspondents' Association Dinner - Arrivals
100th Annual White House Correspondents' Association Dinner - Arrivals
100th Annual White House Correspondents' Association Dinner - Arrivals
100th Annual White House Correspondents' Association Dinner - Arrivals
100th Annual White House Correspondents' Association Dinner - Arrivals
100th Annual White House Correspondents' Association Dinner - Arrivals
100th Annual White House Correspondents' Association Dinner - Arrivals
100th Annual White House Correspondents' Association Dinner - Arrivals
Actress Julianna Margulies arrives on the red carpet at the annual White House Correspondents' Association Dinner in Washington
100th Annual White House Correspondents' Association Dinner - Arrivals
100th Annual White House Correspondents' Association Dinner - Arrivals
100th Annual White House Correspondents' Association Dinner - Arrivals
Actor Tony Goldwyn attends the 100th Annual White House Correspondents' Association Dinner at the Washington Hilton on M
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