@AnnCompton


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Ann Compton
2 days ago:   Saturday Dec 3 - 8:47pm
@DildineWTOP Thank you Dave. Again. And Again.

Ann Compton
1 week ago:   Sunday Nov 27 - 12:54pm
@LukeRussert Thanks Luke. You will always be a journalist. It’s in your DNA.

Ann Compton
1 week ago:   Tuesday Nov 22 - 6:00pm
@BeschlossDC @NewsHour And Michael - there is Bob Schieffer’s astonishing story with Lee Harvey Oswald’s MOTHER!

Ann Compton
1 week ago:   Tuesday Nov 22 - 5:56pm
@jrpsaki @POTUS @graeters Glad you like Graeters, Jen. I knew of your Cinci connex. So when you had Covid - Graeters was the best medicine.

Ann Compton
2 weeks ago:   Friday Nov 18 - 5:56pm
@Redistrict Some of us will hang here for the important stuff - from voices like you. I have nowhere else I want to go.

Ann Compton
2 weeks ago:   Thursday Nov 17 - 8:07pm
@BillHughesDC @CoinDesk Well said, B.

Ann Compton
1 month ago:   Wednesday Oct 19 - 3:19pm
@EliStokols @maggieNYT You won't remember me, but Way To Go, Eli ! Lucky Politico.

Ann Compton
2 months ago:   Thursday Sep 29 - 11:07am
RT @SteveScully: On @SXMPOTUS today, among my topics on THE BRIEFING, remembering legendary @plantecbs @CBSNews @CBSNewsRadio reporter Bill Plante. @AnnCompton joins me to reflect on his 50+ career, including 35 years @WhiteHouse beat & his tenures as @whca President Tune in noon-2pm ET

Ann Compton
2 months ago:   Wednesday Sep 28 - 5:05pm
@stevenportnoy @CBSNews @whca Bill Plante has always been a fierce defender of freedom of the press, and a generous and charming colleague. To Bill -🍷- a Life Well Lived. Hugs to Robin.

Ann Compton
2 months ago:   Friday Sep 16 - 10:02pm
Could that be that your answer word cannot be found in MerrimanWebster or any dictionary found online? C’mon you can do better, Wordle!! https://t.co/6pH8b0PXCW

Ann Compton
3 months ago:   Wednesday Sep 7 - 8:46am
@bsw5020 @US_FDA Brian - huge story about your cause on this morning’s WashPost page A3. Stay strong ! https://t.co/DhwDbg2ulP


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Ann Compton
3 months ago:   Saturday Sep 3 - 6:24pm
RT @bsw5020: Five years ago I was diagnosed with ALS. Three years ago, @BarackObama tweeted this, sharing a amazing video about our fight. Today, I am alive, against all odds. And, Mr. President, I still wake up everyday believing we will win this fight. Rock your Saturday all. https://t.co/I3UaqoAFdf

Ann Compton
3 months ago:   Friday Sep 2 - 10:52pm
Wordle 440 2/6 ⬜⬜🟩⬜⬜ 🟩🟩🟩🟩🟩

Ann Compton
3 months ago:   Wednesday Aug 31 - 8:47pm
@lauhaim Brava, Laurence ~ journalist ++++++

Ann Compton
3 months ago:   Wednesday Aug 31 - 8:45pm
RT @lauhaim: September 8th. #Maxwell #Epstein https://t.co/ySq56tHKRm


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Ann Compton
3 months ago:   Wednesday Aug 31 - 8:41pm
@DavidLat Hang in. You are strong++

Ann Compton
3 months ago:   Wednesday Aug 24 - 11:10pm
@bsw5020 Good night from Spring Valley. Beaming support and admiration from a block over on Tilden St. Take all the time you need ~~~

Ann Compton
3 months ago:   Tuesday Aug 23 - 8:55am
RT @HowardMortman: POLITICAL TRIVIA: You probably know/remember Bush said Fauci when @AnnCompton asked during 10/13/1988 debate to name an American hero. Bush said Fauci because of his research on AIDS. QUESTION: Can you name the one specific person Dukakis called a hero? https://t.co/2Q9WUVoUXB


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Ann Compton
4 months ago:   Sunday Aug 7 - 10:49am
RT @BillHughesDC: Second time that @AnnCompton has been an answer on the @nytimes crossword. Her grand daughters are especially proud. https://t.co/aRkQG7iEZ6


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Ann Compton
4 months ago:   Thursday Jul 28 - 1:27pm
@bsw5020 Sending admiration from your Spring Valley ‘hood - for the courage and leadership you show to all of us. -Mrs. Hughes

Ann Compton
4 months ago:   Thursday Jul 14 - 7:09am
RT @MasonMornings: The great @AnnCompton is with @juliemason 7:45 AM East for Oval Office Week and to peel back the curtain on her coverage of 7 Presidents. Listen SIRIUSXM 124. https://t.co/0JOvgVgi5y


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Ann Compton
5 months ago:   Thursday Jul 7 - 4:11am
@WHhistoryPres @kaitlancollins @CNN @WhiteHouse @WhiteHouseHstry @UofAlabama @whca ‘Elected’ president for 2024. Congratulations!

Ann Compton
5 months ago:   Friday Jul 1 - 5:57pm
@samyoungman @NBCNews Hi Sam. Watch ABC instead. ❤️❤️

Ann Compton
6 months ago:   Sunday May 29 - 12:27pm
RT @BeschlossDC: Ex-President George H.W. Bush’s letter of resignation in protest as Life Member of NRA, May 1995: https://t.co/0kKPoYY4Ni


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Ann Compton
6 months ago:   Wednesday May 11 - 9:08pm
Who makes me SO proud ? https://t.co/VsxkcDO4t7


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Ann Compton
7 months ago:   Sunday May 8 - 6:55pm
Thanks to my daughter/daughters-in-law for being remarkable mothers themselves - and sending me a page from my eldest son’s archives more than 30 years ago: https://t.co/IDfAXI9WYy


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Ann Compton
7 months ago:   Sunday May 1 - 1:27pm
Can’t believe it took this long to meet my Sarah. https://t.co/7amG3R19It

Ann Compton
9 months ago:   Saturday Mar 5 - 12:27pm
RT @Billbrowder: This is really funny. Now that Apple has left Russia, Apple Maps has put Crimea back in Ukraine https://t.co/sZbei4kFIz


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Ann Compton
9 months ago:   Thursday Feb 24 - 7:07pm
RT @Catherine_Katz: Ukrainian Embassy this evening with flowers laid on the doorstep. Heartbreaking. 🇺🇦 https://t.co/nR31SOQON4


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Ann Compton
9 months ago:   Wednesday Feb 9 - 9:36pm
Wordle 235 3/6 ⬜🟨🟨⬜⬜ 🟨🟨🟨⬜🟨 🟩🟩🟩🟩🟩 pure luck

Ann Compton
10 months ago:   Wednesday Feb 2 - 9:20pm
@markknoller That’s better than The Washington Wimps.

Ann Compton
10 months ago:   Monday Jan 31 - 8:24pm
Just blind luck on my part. https://t.co/kH6L5LB7g0

Ann Compton
10 months ago:   Monday Jan 31 - 8:17pm
Wordle 226 3/6 ⬜🟩⬜🟨⬜ 🟩🟩⬜⬜⬜ 🟩🟩🟩🟩🟩

Ann Compton
10 months ago:   Saturday Jan 22 - 6:50pm
@OKnox @jdickerson Sorry. Happened every day 1984-88. But I am dating myself.

Ann Compton
10 months ago:   Saturday Jan 22 - 6:48pm
@OKnox Sorry! Standard practice 1984-88. but I am dating myself.

Ann Compton
10 months ago:   Wednesday Jan 12 - 4:56pm
RT @Miller_Center: https://t.co/wYYoRx9Mrb tomorrow 3:00 ET w/ @AnnCompton @guian_mckee @MaloneySuzanne @MorrisonCSIS @ianhsolomon @kdtenpas + non-twitterized experts. #joinus #online #MCevents

Ann Compton
10 months ago:   Tuesday Jan 11 - 8:04pm
RT @BillHughesDC: Join me at @GBBCouncil’s Virtual #BlockchainCentral Davos on January 18th as I speak on a panel discussion on “Enabling our Digital Future” To register (it's free) to virtually attend: https://t.co/cnfFN9vZw3

Ann Compton
10 months ago:   Tuesday Jan 11 - 8:02pm
RT @JoyceMosso: @DildineWTOP 1979 was bad my Dad’s Cadillac was covered & he made us dig it out with no where to go🤦🏽‍♀️ No plows in our neighborhood for days.

Ann Compton
10 months ago:   Monday Jan 10 - 6:17pm
@samyoungman Bravo, friend 💙

Ann Compton
11 months ago:   Friday Jan 7 - 3:59pm
RT @ratemyskyperoom: Thanks, Twitter @verified https://t.co/HZPSvJq7Kg


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Ann Compton
11 months ago:   Friday Dec 31 - 6:26pm
@RonaldReagan On the press plane into Palm Springs that day, legendary correspondent Jim Deakin told novice/me looking down on the green expanse of the Annenberg desert estate, “Shows what God could have done if he’d had money.” Awesome view.

Ann Compton
11 months ago:   Thursday Dec 30 - 9:39pm
RT @peterbakernyt: In the first year of Trump’s presidency, the S&P 500 hit new records 62 times and finished up 17%. In the first year of Biden’s presidency, the S&P 500 hit new records 70 times and finished up 29%.

Ann Compton
11 months ago:   Monday Dec 27 - 7:45pm
@chefgeoffs @MayorBowser @councilofdc The single test kit handed out at Palisades must be returned to a kiosk same day for results that are snail mailed or texted.

Ann Compton
11 months ago:   Monday Dec 27 - 7:40pm
@chefgeoffs @MayorBowser @councilofdc The kit they gave out at Palisades has to be dropped back off@at the Library kiosk for testing. Results mailed or texted next day.

Ann Compton
11 months ago:   Tuesday Dec 21 - 9:20pm
@ron_fournier @lori4nier A cherished blessing! Grace indeed!

Ann Compton
11 months ago:   Monday Dec 20 - 10:55pm
@BillHughesDC Maddie is so loyal. So loving.

Ann Compton
11 months ago:   Monday Dec 20 - 4:06pm
RT @dougmillsnyt: Arlington Virginia -Courthouse- Covid-19 testing line. Waiting line is easily over an hour. #covidtesting https://t.co/0nJjODpzSI


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Ann Compton
11 months ago:   Saturday Dec 18 - 7:08pm
@ratemyskyperoom Elegant girl!!

Ann Compton
11 months ago:   Saturday Dec 18 - 7:03pm
RT @DildineWTOP: A Distracted Driving Warning and Road Rage Advisory are in effect now through Christmas. Expect erratic and combative driving conditions. Parking will be difficult to near impossible. Motorists are advised not to act like self-entitled jackasses.

Ann Compton
11 months ago:   Friday Dec 17 - 9:22pm
RT @ratemyskyperoom: Great mantel view. Art. Lovely lighting. Dried flowers. Wooden piece. 10/10 @Olivia_Beavers https://t.co/OjOu6O2yDK


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Ann Compton
1 year ago:   Sunday Dec 5 - 9:08pm
@LarrySabato My fave when protestor in campaign audience shouted out an obscenity- DOLE: “I’ll put you down as undecided “

Ann Compton
1 year ago:   Monday Nov 29 - 8:07pm
@DildineWTOP Not ‘always’ in a good way 😳

Ann Compton
1 year ago:   Thursday Nov 18 - 7:14pm
@linda_delap Let me see - and CONGRATULATIONS to the two of you. Happy to try!!!!

Ann Compton
1 year ago:   Thursday Nov 4 - 10:30am
This is mind-blowing, compelling journalism across the national landscape. So many brilliant finalists. Congratulations to them all. #duPont2022 https://t.co/e0ROLQFpbx

Ann Compton
1 year ago:   Thursday Oct 28 - 8:26pm
Linwood Holton, Governor of Virginia. Groundbreaker. Man of integrity. With Jinks, parents of 4 accomplished kids. RIP. ⁦@Miller_Center⁩ https://t.co/68D5Oc2QlK


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Ann Compton
1 year ago:   Wednesday Oct 6 - 6:45pm
@jessica_roy @KarenMelissaGa7 Make it your phone screensaver? !

Ann Compton
1 year ago:   Tuesday Oct 5 - 8:56pm
@mkhammer Brava, Mom!!

Ann Compton
1 year ago:   Monday Oct 4 - 8:22pm
@DavidLat From someone who has followed you but never met you - What did you say in your remarks? We’d love to hear. - AnnCompton, former ABC News.

Ann Compton
1 year ago:   Saturday Oct 2 - 10:44am
@markknoller Thanks, Mark !

Ann Compton
1 year ago:   Saturday Oct 2 - 10:44am
RT @markknoller: By my count, this is Biden’s 23rd trip to DE as pres., totaling all or part of 62 days. His weekend scoreboard: -18 weekends at home in DE (Wilmington and Rehoboth Beach) -10 weekends at Camp David -8 weekends at the WH -1 overseas/Cornwall, England G7

Ann Compton
1 year ago:   Wednesday Sep 29 - 2:52pm
RT @joshgerstein: AP’s legendary photgrapher Scotty Applewhite again proves that, while he works in pictures, he’s one of the most articulate voices for press freedom of our time https://t.co/cEZt1PNOlH

Ann Compton
1 year ago:   Wednesday Sep 29 - 2:49pm
RT @TimAlberta: The patience. The poise. The technique. All while wearing slipper sandals. Get this man his own TV show. https://t.co/J9kkwqEhCl

Ann Compton
1 year ago:   Friday Sep 24 - 9:44am
RT @gleopold1: @JeffShesol discusses his @MercuryRisingBk with the incomparable @AnnCompton at The Historic Decatur House on Sept. 21. Thanks to sponsor @WhiteHouseHstry https://t.co/8KxvsMuPYo


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Ann Compton
1 year ago:   Thursday Sep 23 - 1:06pm
RT @BillHughesDC: The dog did nothing wrong. https://t.co/VMbaItFJwW

Ann Compton
1 year ago:   Sunday Sep 12 - 9:46pm
@MrMikeBlake As you should!!!

Ann Compton
1 year ago:   Saturday Sep 11 - 8:30pm
RT @markknoller: Same program also had unusually candid interviews with USSS Pres Detail Chief Dave Wilkinson about the efforts to protect Pres Bush on 9/11. Also, lots of the great Ann Compton about her recollections from the AF-1 press pool that day.

Ann Compton
1 year ago:   Saturday Sep 11 - 8:01am
RT @stevenportnoy: Twenty years later, as I carry the radio pool duty she had that day on AF1, I remain in awe of the fortitude Ann showed, insisting that the public continue to have its eyes and ears on the president that horrible day. Hear her tell the story…

Ann Compton
1 year ago:   Friday Sep 10 - 5:31pm
@JaeJew @WSB_Speakers Well said.

Ann Compton
1 year ago:   Friday Sep 10 - 5:30pm
@WSB_Speakers I hope this lesson resonates: resilience. Our nation, blessed with the light of democracy, has overcome a tragic Civil War, searing struggles against inequality, financial and natural catastrophes. The strength of Americans’ honor and hope has kept us strong. Thank the heroes.

Ann Compton
1 year ago:   Friday Sep 10 - 11:02am
RT @kristindonnelly: Joe Biden was aboard Amtrak on 9-11. He talked to @JohnKingCNN about what it was like - more today on #InsidePolitics - including an interview with @AnnCompton -- one of the few reporters traveling with President Bush as he got the news. https://t.co/ZNGkg8AtIr

Ann Compton
1 year ago:   Thursday Sep 9 - 3:43pm
@ratemyskyperoom Absolutely!!

Ann Compton
1 year ago:   Thursday Sep 9 - 3:32pm
@ratemyskyperoom Actually, he is broadcasting from The Charles Hotel !!

Ann Compton
1 year ago:   Wednesday Sep 8 - 9:00pm
RT @ratemyskyperoom: Classic mantel view. Lamp work. Nice twigs. Window treatments. 10/10 @AnnCompton https://t.co/Y04WmsFN7g


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Ann Compton
1 year ago:   Tuesday Sep 7 - 9:19pm
Wow. I would like my eight grandchildren to see this. Thank you, Linsey, for getting to the heart. https://t.co/XQPwvuHpzI

Ann Compton
1 year ago:   Tuesday Sep 7 - 8:56pm
RT @ABCNewsLive: ABC News’ @LinseyDavis speaks with former ABC News correspondent @AnnCompton, who was one of the few reporters traveling with former President Bush aboard Air Force One on Sept. 11, 2001. https://t.co/6PhHTpozCP https://t.co/ywK7KXvSdm


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Ann Compton
1 year ago:   Tuesday Sep 7 - 8:43pm
These are important memories - Thank you, Linsey💙 https://t.co/XQPwvuHpzI

Ann Compton
1 year ago:   Tuesday Sep 7 - 2:15am
RT @WHhistoryPres: Join me this Wednesday, Sept 8 at 5:30pm for a special @whitehousehstry program: “September 11, Twenty Years Removed - A Look Back at the Nation and the White House.” With @SusanPage and featuring @AnnCompton, @AnitaBMcBride, and Donna Hayashi Smith: https://t.co/RRGcQBcc1B https://t.co/d4zBFp7khM


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Ann Compton
1 year ago:   Wednesday Sep 1 - 10:34pm
RT @CKorenbeusser: We all remember those minutes. On the eve of 9/11, in the heat of the #AfganistanCrisis I deeply recommend to watch the very good #appletv documentary on #september11 #NeverAgain https://t.co/PIVL2cHIFP


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Ann Compton
1 year ago:   Wednesday Sep 1 - 9:49pm
RT @BillHughesDC: Almost 20 years ago, I was in my room at college finding out my mom @AnnCompton was on Air Force One. The date was 9/11. Her voice is the first voice over of this new @AppleTV doc. This gives me chills. https://t.co/jj2HZAnLKH

Ann Compton
1 year ago:   Wednesday Sep 1 - 8:50am
@DildineWTOP We had never seen such constant flashing ! Thank you for your riveting - and daring - photography!

Ann Compton
1 year ago:   Tuesday Aug 17 - 1:14pm
RT @astoneabcnews: A huge day at ABC News! Overall Excellence Edward R Murrow Awards in TV and Radio and a haul of other Murrow awards. Congrats to everyone!

Ann Compton
1 year ago:   Sunday Aug 15 - 9:38pm
RT @JohnJHarwood: if you're mystified at how the Afghan security forces could collapse so fast, read this from ⁦@CraigMWhitlock⁩ in 2019 https://t.co/MTW5v58g1N

Ann Compton
1 year ago:   Saturday Aug 14 - 7:45pm
@markknoller Dearest Mark. You are watching the wrong channels!! Miss you-

Ann Compton
1 year ago:   Sunday Aug 8 - 7:06pm
@AshleyRParker Moments. The kids will remember the magical moments. (Between the chaotic moments of just living. ). From a Mom at home unpacking the wet towels and sandy underwear.

Ann Compton
1 year ago:   Monday Aug 2 - 1:33pm
@LukeRussert @HarperHorizon @PunchbowlNews Bravo, Luke.

Ann Compton
1 year ago:   Thursday Jul 15 - 11:57am
@BillHughesDC @Consensys Great opportunity, Bill !! Congratulations !

Ann Compton
1 year ago:   Thursday Jul 15 - 11:57am
RT @BillHughesDC: I am very excited to be joining @Consensys as Senior Counsel and Director of Global Regulatory Matters. Lot's of work to do to help make the #Ethereum ecosystem everything that it can be for mankind. My tweets remain my own, of course.

Ann Compton
1 year ago:   Tuesday Jun 29 - 5:31pm
RT @WHhistoryPres: .@WhiteHouseHstry has 8 new staff officing in our courtyard! Plus Mama Duck. https://t.co/1bd2bv1kyj


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Ann Compton
1 year ago:   Wednesday Jun 23 - 10:13am
@Olivia_Beavers @ktullymcmanus Proud of you!!

Ann Compton
1 year ago:   Wednesday Jun 16 - 9:11pm
@WHhistoryPres @USNavy @UofAlabama Beautifully put, Stewart. And he’s smiling down on you.

Ann Compton
1 year ago:   Monday Jun 14 - 5:37pm
@wolfblitzer @CNNSitRoom I cannot imagine a presidential foreign trip without Alec Miran -but Alec, you have earned everyone’s great respect and admiration!

Ann Compton
1 year ago:   Sunday Jun 13 - 11:16am
RT @BillHughesDC: Just a reminder that @dougmillsnyt is the GOAT. That’s all. https://t.co/w4popFXb6g

Ann Compton
1 year ago:   Sunday Jun 6 - 10:32am
RT @BillHughesDC: Incredible. Well deserved. All hail sweet roos https://t.co/MRNwlVgqvW

Ann Compton
1 year ago:   Friday May 28 - 8:10pm
@karentravers @marykbruce @ABC @ABCNewsRadio Amen. And to ALL of you Moms!

Ann Compton
1 year ago:   Friday May 28 - 3:49pm
@DildineWTOP You are a master, with a keen eye. Bravo.

Ann Compton
1 year ago:   Wednesday May 26 - 7:41pm
@BillHughesDC Ours, too, 3 miles from you. Days ago it sounded so distant. Today - it’s right overhead.

Ann Compton
1 year ago:   Sunday May 9 - 9:30pm
Son, You gave me the best gift today - your own newborn son William. Welcome Hughes grandchild number 8, age 7 and under !!!! https://t.co/6H5sateBiQ

Ann Compton
1 year ago:   Wednesday May 5 - 5:51pm
RT @BillHughesDC: Time for a panic attack ⁦@funnydanny⁩ Scientists Tried and Failed to Stop a Hypothetical Deadly Asteroid in an Exercise - VICE https://t.co/PpXx1OMV7k

Ann Compton
1 year ago:   Tuesday May 4 - 9:34pm
@whignewtons And the aluminum siding on the car seat - nice touch!