Ann Compton 2 days ago:   Saturday Jan 23 - 8:33pm RT @SecondGentleman: One of many highlights of the past week was a curator-guided tour of the White House. Here are a few photos of what I saw. https://t.co/yUgogPt3Dc
Link to Image Ann Compton 3 weeks ago:   Wednesday Dec 30 - 11:07am @maryaliceparks@StartHereABC@TheBradMielke@rachelvscott Thanks for inviting me back to walk down White House Memory Lane! Ann Compton 1 month ago:   Monday Dec 14 - 8:44am This is the Christmas present I’ve been asking Santa for! Big Congratulations to a star reporter! https://t.co/5h1nTEA2Kc Ann Compton 1 month ago:   Sunday Dec 13 - 7:43pm @whignewtons I coulda told’ya! Magic!! Ann Compton 1 month ago:   Wednesday Dec 9 - 11:17am Great Holiday gift for political young readers - and a goldmine of presidential trivia for White House correspondents who thought they knew everything (like me 😳) https://t.co/EJsB5SETs6 Ann Compton 1 month ago:   Tuesday Dec 8 - 10:21am Today Not to be missed in a transition like no other: “Personnel is Power” @Miller_Center https://t.co/W6H37QyAdA Ann Compton 1 month ago:   Monday Dec 7 - 12:48pm RT @katebrower: Come one, come all! If you’re like me, you might be looking for something for your kids to do at 4 pm after zoom school. I’d love to hear their questions at my @PoliticsProse event with the incomparable @AnnCompton this Wednesday 12/9! @WHhistoryPres@CapChapReadshttps://t.co/RgGBmeN5bL Ann Compton 2 months ago:   Thursday Nov 26 - 1:12pm @whignewtons I’m grateful Nate has your grin. Ann Compton 2 months ago:   Saturday Nov 21 - 7:00pm @ddkochel Wow! It’s spectacular!! Hi to Marisa. Ann Compton 2 months ago:   Friday Nov 20 - 8:14am @OKnox Oh, I am so sorry and so disappointed. Your voice has always been one of the strongest in this town. And it will be again. And we will look for you HERE every day. 💪 Ann Compton 2 months ago:   Tuesday Nov 3 - 10:48pm @OKnox@johnyangtv On AF1 from Columbus to Andrews some pool era speculated Kerry would run his transition from Boston. Seriously. Ann Compton 2 months ago:   Tuesday Nov 3 - 10:45pm @NorthHarborNYC@OKnox@johnyangtv I was with Bush all day. Rove looked despondent. Later staff told us they knew they would win but Bush said ‘no gloating.’ Ann Compton 2 months ago:   Tuesday Nov 3 - 10:42pm @johnyangtv@OKnox I was there. Staff outside Crawford town hall voting location looked despondent. Later said Bush told them not to gloat. During Ohio stop exit polls promoted Kerry. Wrong ——- Ann Compton 2 months ago:   Tuesday Nov 3 - 10:40pm RT @johnyangtv: @OKnox I remember that Bush sounded like a defeated man when the spoke to reporters. Was he in Texas and flew back to DC? I can’t recall. Ann Compton 3 months ago:   Wednesday Oct 21 - 8:28pm You are, and have always been, a real champ, Ali! Power to you. https://t.co/Ju13aqqLcM Ann Compton 3 months ago:   Sunday Oct 18 - 8:27pm @NorthHarborNYC@JonahDispatch Amen. Ann Compton 3 months ago:   Tuesday Oct 13 - 11:26am RT @Miller_Center: JUST ANNOUNCED! Join the Miller Center's @WJAntholis, @MKCary, and @AnnCompton w/ @PoliticsUVA's Paul Freedman for an historic discussion about an historic #Election2020 via @UVa_LifetimeLrn. It will lessen your chances of saying "wha— happa—?" Ann Compton 3 months ago:   Sunday Oct 4 - 5:31pm Victory Lap ? Ann Compton 4 months ago:   Thursday Sep 24 - 11:21am Words matter. @JMeacham finds contemporary threads in Pres Reagan’s last address. We spoke about one crisis day when my phone rang, a surprising call from the President himself. Please listen to Jon's newest @ItWasSaidPod:
https://t.co/qoDRhZ8Wfr Ann Compton 4 months ago:   Thursday Sep 24 - 11:20am RT @ToigoFoundation: Next up: #Groundbreakers2020 — our 10th annual summit bringing together women from a mix of industries all focused one on thing—becoming groundbreaking leaders. In the Lead October 6th with the legendary @AnnCompton. Register today: https://t.co/7D6DsVTjoghttps://t.co/Lf6pD84Emn
Link to Image Ann Compton 4 months ago:   Thursday Sep 24 - 10:22am Ronald Reagan had a way with words. I spoke to @JMeacham about covering that presidency and a special phonecall I received during one of Reagan's busiest days in office.
Listen to the latest episode of Jon's @Cadence13_ podcast, @ItWasSaidPod:
https://t.co/qoDRhZ8Wfr Ann Compton 4 months ago:   Friday Sep 11 - 5:06pm These voices were not heard that day. They are heard now, loud and clear. Thank you, @vermontgmghttps://t.co/KNxfnI27Cg Ann Compton 4 months ago:   Friday Sep 11 - 4:56pm RT @vermontgmg: .@michaeljmorell, presidential briefer, @CIA: The president asked to see me alone—it was just me, him, and Andy Card. He asked me, “Michael, who did this?” … When all was said and done, the trail would lead to Osama bin Laden. I told him “I’d bet my children’s future on that.” Ann Compton 4 months ago:   Friday Sep 11 - 4:51pm RT @AriFleischer: On the biggest news day of their lives, no reporter wanted to be left behind. But I had to throw eight reporters out of what must have felt like a life raft to them.
I decided to allow the AP to remain (@sonyagal), ABC News @AnnCompton, photographer @dougmillsnyt, along with... Ann Compton 4 months ago:   Friday Sep 11 - 4:51pm RT @vermontgmg: .@AnnCompton, reporter, @ABC News: We were finally able to say on the record—I called my bureau and told them—that the president was heading back to Washington and would address the nation from the Oval Office. Ann Compton 4 months ago:   Friday Sep 11 - 4:49pm RT @vermontgmg: @AnnCompton and the White House press corp aboard Air Force One realize they are not returning to Washington. https://t.co/Skp5wP0NQ2
Link to Image Ann Compton 10 months ago:   Friday Mar 20 - 3:43pm RT @jgm41: Thanks to a respected friend David Bates and his friend Juanita Duggan for this timely, historical nugget. When asked by @AnnCompton in the 1988 presidential debate in LA who his heroes were, VP George Bush cited Dr. Anthony Fauci as a leading name among them. Even back then. https://t.co/rvWaHsn2pp
Link to Image Ann Compton 1 year ago:   Friday Sep 20 - 11:41am @mkhammer I hope you, and your kids, know how much inspire others. You inspire the heck out of me ~~~ Ann Compton 1 year ago:   Tuesday Sep 17 - 12:45pm Graceful, wise, generous. How many journalists can say they leave friends, not enemies, in this town? You set the gold standard, @CokieRoberts.https://t.co/O1DpfI0hML
Link to Image Ann Compton 1 year ago:   Wednesday Sep 11 - 10:49pm Ari, this is the moment when we saw the first tower crumple and fall - captured by Newsweek’s Khue Bui. We thought thousands, tens of thousands of innocent civilians were probably just going to work in those buildings. Unbelievable. https://t.co/iR100b69Hi Ann Compton 1 year ago:   Wednesday Sep 11 - 3:31pm As they entered the bunker I still can’t believe I said in my pool report - Live on the air to Peter Jennings - There, the President is going Down the Rabbit Hole to a bunker. https://t.co/AbQNmRXGBT Ann Compton 1 year ago:   Saturday Aug 31 - 9:08am @Olivia_Beavers @mchalfant16@KatieBoWill Champ !!!!!! Ann Compton 1 year ago:   Thursday Aug 29 - 1:21pm My Dad wears suits like that - love it. The Audacity of Taupe. https://t.co/KiUSqhcylQ Ann Compton 1 year ago:   Thursday Aug 8 - 6:57am RT @stevenportnoy: The president spoke to reporters off the record for about 45 minutes as he flew back to DC from El Paso last night.
He allowed this portion of his remarks to be reported on the record— https://t.co/lbk4HAiot9
Link to Image Ann Compton 1 year ago:   Tuesday Jul 16 - 8:29am @NorahODonnell Flawless Ann Compton 1 year ago:   Thursday Jul 4 - 10:29pm My date for fireworks on the White House South Lawn, 41 years ago tonight. https://t.co/IKwNFMqf6e
Link to Image Ann Compton 1 year ago:   Sunday Feb 3 - 10:02pm RT @jrezaian: Support #PressFreedom because #Journalismisnotacrime. It’s far past time to #FreeAustinTice and gain #JusticeForJamal. Thank you @tomhanks for lending your voice to this essential cause at this critical moment. @washingtonpost Ann Compton 1 year ago:   Sunday Feb 3 - 10:01pm RT @danbalz: 2019 Washington Post Super Bowl ad: ‘Democracy Dies in Darkness’ - Washington Post https://t.co/DSTMJLQkNW Ann Compton 1 year ago:   Sunday Feb 3 - 11:28am @peterbakernyt In 1970 I covered the Inauguration of a Virginia governor whose address declared he wanted the Commonwealth to be a “model of race relations.” That was a half century ago. Sobering. #LinwoodHolton Ann Compton 2 years ago:   Sunday Jan 13 - 1:13pm @LannyG Hi, Lanny ! Ann Compton 2 years ago:   Monday Dec 24 - 11:16pm Good cookies and milk waiting for you here, Santa. And carrots for you know who! Merry Christmas Everyone ! https://t.co/8oqOMWAO30
Link to Image Ann Compton 2 years ago:   Saturday Dec 1 - 10:18am Memories of George H.W. Bush: Family was his focus - ABC News - https://t.co/at4ka1Aqxz via @ABC@AnnCompton Ann Compton 2 years ago:   Sunday Nov 11 - 8:21pm RT @melrfitz: @AnnCompton Remember when you lived in Roanoke VA. Real role model for me. #wdbj7 Ann Compton 2 years ago:   Sunday Nov 11 - 8:21pm Than you for helping me back then. I am sure i needed it https://t.co/lBIStRgsjf Ann Compton 2 years ago:   Saturday Nov 10 - 4:41pm Yes but not Trib or Wrigley! Ann Compton 2 years ago:   Saturday Nov 10 - 8:08am Iconic architectural view of my hometown Chicago from my hotel balcony at dawn. @chicagotribune Tower close enough to touch plus @Wrigley, @Sears, and Trump hotel. https://t.co/06NkkNIkaR
Link to Image Ann Compton 2 years ago:   Monday Oct 8 - 3:33pm Best kept secret: Here is the breathtaking ceiling of the @WhiteHouse Executive Office Building from the inside. I’d been in and out there for 40 years and this is the first time I’d seen it! (thanks, B) https://t.co/7tCX0rnZvQ
Link to Image Ann Compton 2 years ago:   Friday Sep 21 - 10:59pm @ddkochel My SuperHero! Ann Compton 2 years ago:   Friday Sep 21 - 10:57pm RT @ddkochel: As twitter melts, good news… I started my 30th/final POMP chemo cycle today. That means only 28 days of chemo drugs left. The 3rd anniversary of my diagnosis is Wed, Oct. 9 and the last day of the cycle is Oct. 18. Stronger days ahead. Cancer would be stupid to try me again. Ann Compton 2 years ago:   Thursday Sep 20 - 10:10pm RT @ZackABC17: It was an honor to meet and hear @AnnCompton speak about her life tonight — What an amazing woman and journalist! https://t.co/EEpb1vOc0F
Link to Image Ann Compton 2 years ago:   Tuesday Sep 11 - 2:25pm RT @AriFleischer: Reporter @vermontgmg wrote a superb account of what took place on 9/11 by interviewing scores of people who told him their first-hand accounts. If you want to learn more, it's superb: https://t.co/6PvYIMgnwz Ann Compton 2 years ago:   Tuesday Sep 11 - 10:04am RT @vermontgmg: Dave Wilkinson, Secret Service: "All of a sudden it hits me: The president’s the only one who doesn’t know that this plane has hit the second building.” https://t.co/r3xw47wySx Ann Compton 2 years ago:   Monday Sep 10 - 7:40pm RT @karentravers: "you can believe her behavior was wrong yet still believe there’s a terrible double standard for women when compared to men in tennis. Those thoughts are not mutually exclusive." - @cbrennansportshttps://t.co/n7Mf4wGfJS Ann Compton 2 years ago:   Monday Sep 3 - 2:59pm @LotharRegnum You are right. He has the flights mixed up. I should have, then and there ! I am sorry I did not. Ann Compton 2 years ago:   Friday Aug 3 - 10:26am "Civil public discourse" is worth defending. https://t.co/SdhQ6HaKTm Ann Compton 2 years ago:   Saturday Jul 7 - 11:57am @hollidaykid Hi, Johnny - This is Ann Compton from ABC. I am told last night at Nats game you stopped to help a little four year old girl who had lost something, helping her search. She says you were SO NICE. She's my granddaughter Olivia. Bless you, @hollidaykid ! https://t.co/E5E4ssqfAd
Link to Image Ann Compton 2 years ago:   Friday May 18 - 2:28pm #CongratagradNYU#NYU2018@nyusps “To whom much is given, much is required.” Your degree at this hour makes you very special. See you at 5pm Ann Compton 2 years ago:   Thursday May 17 - 2:51pm Oval Office 1983 Hughes kids invited in for Jelly Bellys. https://t.co/ZF1ZrzEMOw