@AnnCompton


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Ann Compton
1 week 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


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Ann Compton
1 month ago:   Tuesday Jul 16 - 8:29am
@NorahODonnell Flawless

Ann Compton
1 month ago:   Friday Jul 12 - 4:36pm
RT @realDonaldTrump: Tennessee loving Bill Hagerty, who was my Tennessee Victoy Chair and is now the very outstanding Ambassador to Japan, will be running for the U.S. Senate. He is strong on crime, borders & our 2nd A. Loves our Military & our Vets. Has my Complete & Total Endorsement!

Ann Compton
1 month ago:   Thursday Jul 4 - 10:29pm
My date for fireworks on the White House South Lawn, 41 years ago tonight. https://t.co/IKwNFMqf6e


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Ann Compton
1 month ago:   Monday Jul 1 - 10:31pm
RT @BillHughesDC: Eldest officer serves first slice to youngest officer: Happy 103rd birthday Col. Compton #granddad @AnnCompton https://t.co/H7IVezex68


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Ann Compton
2 months ago:   Wednesday May 22 - 8:33am
@ddkochel Big enough to be ring-bearer !?

Ann Compton
3 months ago:   Sunday May 12 - 2:02pm
@michele_norris So right, Michele! “Bonus Mommies”

Ann Compton
4 months ago:   Sunday Mar 31 - 9:37pm
@karentravers @ABC @WTOP @sramosABC @tarapalmeri @juliamacfarlane @TVMarci @MichelleFranzen @ABCNewsRadio ‘Bout time, girls !!! From your loyal listener.

Ann Compton
4 months ago:   Tuesday Mar 26 - 12:24pm
Just ordered four copies of "Raise Your Hand" by Alice Paul Tapper for my four hand-raising granddaughters. Thank you, Alice! @jaketapper https://t.co/S8MiuIVZEv


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Ann Compton
5 months ago:   Friday Mar 22 - 6:17pm
Quite@an operation Marc has @USCAnnenberg https://t.co/izRcQ6Cq6k

Ann Compton
5 months ago:   Sunday Mar 10 - 8:48pm
WHHistorical Assoc just did riveting hour on this. Pn C-Span soon. #WHHistry https://t.co/8w8QfNkyYa

Ann Compton
6 months ago:   Sunday Feb 3 - 10:02pm
RT @JeffBezos: Grateful for the journalists at the @washingtonpost and around the world who do the work, no matter the risk or dangers they face. #democracydiesindarkness #SuperBowlAd https://t.co/faO74lvSs5 https://t.co/37PLrNLJe0


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Ann Compton
6 months 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
6 months 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
6 months 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
7 months ago:   Sunday Jan 13 - 1:13pm
@LannyG Hi, Lanny !

Ann Compton
7 months 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


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Ann Compton
8 months ago:   Wednesday Dec 12 - 4:02pm
@dandrezner @CarlosLozadaWP It’s@true, Carlos - a reality that is grim.

Ann Compton
8 months ago:   Saturday Dec 1 - 11:37am
Coffee this morning in my old cup from ⁦@GeorgeHWBush⁩ ‘s happy place-Kennebunkport. RIP. https://t.co/o1hoeShMA0


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Ann Compton
8 months 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
9 months ago:   Sunday Nov 11 - 8:21pm
RT @melrfitz: @AnnCompton Remember when you lived in Roanoke VA. Real role model for me. #wdbj7

Ann Compton
9 months 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
9 months ago:   Saturday Nov 10 - 4:41pm
Yes but not Trib or Wrigley!

Ann Compton
9 months 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


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Ann Compton
10 months 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


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Ann Compton
11 months ago:   Friday Sep 21 - 10:59pm
@ddkochel My SuperHero!

Ann Compton
11 months 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
11 months 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


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Ann Compton
11 months 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
11 months 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
11 months 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." - @cbrennansports https://t.co/n7Mf4wGfJS

Ann Compton
11 months 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
1 year ago:   Friday Aug 3 - 10:26am
"Civil public discourse" is worth defending. https://t.co/SdhQ6HaKTm

Ann Compton
1 year 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


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Ann Compton
1 year 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
1 year ago:   Thursday May 17 - 2:51pm
Oval Office 1983 Hughes kids invited in for Jelly Bellys. https://t.co/ZF1ZrzEMOw


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Ann Compton
1 year ago:   Thursday May 17 - 2:39pm
Thankyou, @ronaldreagan40 for unearthing video I had never seen from Oval Office 1983. My little kids were thrilled with the JellyBellys. https://t.co/HKWGfem2YA

Ann Compton
1 year ago:   Sunday Apr 15 - 4:19pm
RT @illTechnica: @AnnCompton Blast to the past! 1985. Thank you for your awesome service in journalism! https://t.co/faetxjpbNH


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Ann Compton
1 year ago:   Sunday Apr 15 - 2:39pm
BarbaraBush one of the strongest women I have ever covered. Always family first. #barbarabush https://t.co/AXD8Si2nO0


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Ann Compton
1 year ago:   Wednesday Mar 14 - 11:38am
RT @SpeechMoves: What you say matters, regardless of where you say it. Speech inspires, motivates and changes — how will you use that power? Be part of the Speech Moves movement. #speechmoves https://t.co/ZV9OhgcHc5


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Ann Compton
1 year ago:   Sunday Feb 25 - 3:09pm
@FrankBruni You are courageous and heroic, Frank. Thank you for opening our eyes - beautifully done! -Ann

Ann Compton
1 year ago:   Tuesday Feb 6 - 11:58am
RT @SesameWorkshop: Our CEO Jeff Dunn was joined by General George Casey, @AnnCompton & @Elmo at the @JFKJrForum yesterday to discuss the power of our Muppets to deliver hope to vulnerable children. Thank you for allowing us to join in the conversation @Kennedy_School! https://t.co/T7EUNCX77q


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Ann Compton
1 year ago:   Tuesday Jan 30 - 9:49am
@MedillSchool @DavidChalian pre-SOTU peptalk with WashSemester students who will be eyewitness to history tonite! https://t.co/CMm0y2vl5R


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Ann Compton
1 year ago:   Wednesday Jan 17 - 11:51am
RT @danpfeiffer: Dr. Jackson is a phenomenal doctor and a really great guy. He and his team took great care of all of us for many years

Ann Compton
1 year ago:   Sunday Jan 14 - 8:02pm
RT @PressSec: Alexa, we have a problem if my 2 year old can order a Batman toy by yelling "Batman!" over and over again into the Echo https://t.co/7uF0d2fmD8


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Ann Compton
1 year ago:   Saturday Jan 13 - 5:40pm
RT @JWPascale: https://t.co/vbWvWBYF5m


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Ann Compton
1 year ago:   Tuesday Nov 28 - 5:44pm
@donnabrazile @AuburnTigers https://t.co/qA8a8n3neZ


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Ann Compton
1 year ago:   Tuesday Nov 28 - 5:43pm
With the amazing @donnabrazile at @AuburnTigers

Ann Compton
1 year ago:   Monday Nov 20 - 8:45pm
RT @markknoller: Drumstick and Wishbone can sleep easy tonight in their hotel suite near the White House in the knowledge they'll get presidential pardons and live out their lives at a petting farm. Unsolicited advice: stay off Twitter. (Framegrab from WH video) https://t.co/UtxFEsU3zw


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Ann Compton
1 year ago:   Friday Oct 20 - 8:55pm
RT @SteveScully: Tune in Sunday Book TV @c-span for one hour with @HillaryClinton 2:15 pm & 11pm et on C-SPAN 2 https://t.co/2tFhMw5drd


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Ann Compton
1 year ago:   Tuesday Oct 10 - 12:50pm
RT @SteveScully: Tune in @CSPANRadio this afternoon 5-7pm @MajorCBS @margarettalev @SarahHuckabee @WHPressSec & @AnnCompton for 'Washington Today' @CSPAN

Ann Compton
1 year ago:   Monday Sep 11 - 10:43am
@vermontgmg A chilling - and inspiring account.

Ann Compton
1 year ago:   Friday Sep 8 - 4:42pm
@petervelz @SUNY Lucky NY. Next lunch is your treat!

Ann Compton
1 year ago:   Friday Aug 25 - 12:15pm
@Olivia_Beavers @MarkWarner Good eye, Traveler !

Ann Compton
1 year ago:   Monday Aug 21 - 7:51pm
Sun says 'no offense taken' and sets with #grace and #dignity after the #SolarEclipse2017 https://t.co/z4zXAqeFSo


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Ann Compton
1 year ago:   Monday Aug 21 - 7:45pm
RT @GeorgeHWBush: Four generations of family taking in the partial eclipse today. Already looking forward to the next one in Texas in 2024! https://t.co/3iSPh9iydA


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Ann Compton
1 year ago:   Monday Aug 21 - 1:25pm
And so it begins - I small dimple visible on the edge of the sun- #SolarEclipse2017 #PawleysIslandSC https://t.co/3D8Zf27Tzw


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Ann Compton
1 year ago:   Monday Aug 21 - 1:16pm
Hope our clear Carolina skies hold out for the next hour !! #Eclipse2017 https://t.co/8Kr8XihFj8


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Ann Compton
2 years ago:   Wednesday Jul 19 - 5:54pm
@douglasblackmon @Miller_Center @americanforumTV Pints (of beer) and Presidents (scholars) = Full House in Charlottesville

Ann Compton
2 years ago:   Wednesday Jul 12 - 7:22pm
@Morning_Joe tells @HarvardIOP that their wedding might be in Nantucket. Mika won't confirm. https://t.co/gLdQC7Pk2t


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Ann Compton
2 years ago:   Wednesday Jul 12 - 6:57pm
And former @HarvardIOP Fellows in the crowd @sproulr https://t.co/JyNnTbYycb


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Ann Compton
2 years ago:   Wednesday Jul 12 - 6:52pm
Sold out Harvard crowd for the three newest IOP Fellows @HarvardIOP in DC @Morning_Joe https://t.co/N220gJruKe


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Ann Compton
2 years ago:   Monday Jul 10 - 8:00pm
@DC_Courts checking for Jury duty tmrw. 24 calls to juror line come back "call failed." Online says Page Not Available. I still show up?

Ann Compton
2 years ago:   Friday Jul 7 - 8:07am
RT @karentravers: FLASHBACK: Exactly 8yrs ago, Obama had HIS 1st mtg w/Putin (PM then). My report from Moscow on 7/7/09 w @AnnCompton: https://t.co/dBYgOGqHoV

Ann Compton
2 years ago:   Wednesday Jun 21 - 7:49pm
RT @kati_hill97: Every ship at the pier flying Foxtrot India Tango Zulu for #Fitzgerald7. https://t.co/nA9dsufww3


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Ann Compton
2 years ago:   Wednesday May 31 - 3:30pm
@peterbakernyt There's good perspective on MillerCenter homepage on #covefefe https://t.co/jFNGTCzn4q


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Ann Compton
2 years ago:   Monday May 22 - 8:38pm
RT @Olivia_Beavers: Well, there's this https://t.co/yUgH5f8ykm

Ann Compton
2 years ago:   Thursday May 18 - 1:59pm
@Events_LOC @SecElaineChao @reedhastings Between cabinet jobs @SecElaineChao helped expand Peace Corps behind the fallen Berlin Wall. Tonight at Library of Congress.

Ann Compton
2 years ago:   Thursday May 18 - 1:58pm
@Events_LOC @SecElaineChao @reedhastings Did Peace Corps stint in Africa help inspire founding of #netflix ? Tonight at Library of Congress.@reedhastings

Ann Compton
2 years ago:   Thursday May 18 - 1:57pm
RT @Events_LOC: TODAY at the Library: 3rd Annual Daniel K. Inouye Distinguished Lecture @ 6:30pm feat. @SecElaineChao @reedhastings & @AnnCompton https://t.co/bdmPYTxFvu


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Ann Compton
2 years ago:   Wednesday May 17 - 8:57pm
JFKs 100th birthday inspired this gathering https://t.co/3siItwSooM

Ann Compton
2 years ago:   Wednesday May 17 - 8:12pm
RT @DanaPerino: Lots of rushing to file stories - as someone who was a spokesperson during a special prosecutor - my advice is slow your roll. #madadvice

Ann Compton
2 years ago:   Friday May 12 - 2:11pm
RT @karentravers: Spicer does not say "no" when asked flat out by @ZekeJMiller if the President is recording convos in Oval Office. "No further comment"

Ann Compton
2 years ago:   Friday May 12 - 1:48pm
RT @reenaninan: Spotted moments ago in the streets of NYC @seanspicer and a moving podium. #spicey Coming soon to SNL? https://t.co/4tTOMqNn72


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Ann Compton
2 years ago:   Friday May 12 - 10:24am
3 modern presidents DID tape. Recordings avail to public from scholars at famous @Miller_Center at U of Virginia. Fascinating, candid. https://t.co/xzP69xjUXE

Ann Compton
2 years ago:   Wednesday May 10 - 5:38pm
Yayy for our newest Dr. Olivia Bosshardt Hughes #UMGrad ! Congratulations !

Ann Compton
2 years ago:   Tuesday May 9 - 10:33pm
RT @Miller_Center: #OTD 1974, @HouseJudiciary began its Nixon impeachment hearings. #Watergate https://t.co/dWKd87zxOh


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Ann Compton
2 years ago:   Monday May 8 - 3:48pm
Big thanks to @AmericanAir gate agent Marta for going the extra mile to get is seats to DCA. My husband is so grateful!

Ann Compton
2 years ago:   Monday May 8 - 3:09pm
@markknoller @markknoller Who will play You in the new flick ?

Ann Compton
2 years ago:   Thursday May 4 - 6:29pm
RT @jeffzeleny: .@realDonaldTrump has arrived in NYC for first time as president. He's never been away for so long - 107 days. Steps off AF1 in tux!

Ann Compton
2 years ago:   Sunday Apr 30 - 12:15am
@HowardMortman and how was it at six pm??! Gridlock of cars and taxis.

Ann Compton
2 years ago:   Sunday Apr 30 - 12:12am
Best way to celebrate journalism: Together! #WHCD2017 https://t.co/4hyWa24zql

Ann Compton
2 years ago:   Friday Apr 21 - 9:17am
RT @GeorgeHWBush: Big morale boost from a high level delegation. No father has ever been more blessed, or prouder. https://t.co/ekX4VyG2aO


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Ann Compton
2 years ago:   Thursday Apr 13 - 9:26am
@Kennedy_School @HarvardIOP Not only can these speechwriters write - they can TALK - wonderful #POTUS tales. @codykeenan @JFKJrForum https://t.co/hqAZiGZsWl


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Ann Compton
2 years ago:   Wednesday Apr 12 - 2:36pm
@JFKJrForum @IOPfellows @codykeenan @JohnPMcConnell A master class in #POTUS speechwriting - live streamed 6:00pm EDT

Ann Compton
2 years ago:   Tuesday Apr 11 - 9:10pm
RT @HarvardAlumni: .@AnnCompton talks art of White House speechwriting w/ @codykeenan MPP'08, Sarah Hurtwitz'99, JD'04 https://t.co/uKcPaybnEp via @HarvardIOP

Ann Compton
2 years ago:   Friday Mar 3 - 6:15pm
And she met the remarkable @hmwarntjes ! Along with the remarkable undergrads participating in IOP. Brava! https://t.co/86nHhVFFDr

Ann Compton
2 years ago:   Monday Feb 27 - 10:18am
Seen in today's POLITICO Playbook https://t.co/xyPei5s8Wj

Ann Compton
2 years ago:   Thursday Feb 16 - 4:34pm
RT @karentravers: Pres Trump on the trail: "I love WikiLeaks!" "It's been amazing what's coming out on WikiLeaks" "This WikiLeaks it's like a treasure trove!" https://t.co/x61ehwtA6m

Ann Compton
2 years ago:   Saturday Feb 4 - 9:30pm
RT @BBCJonSopel: Nordic man held at airport in DC: 'why are you holding me?' 'Why were you in Iran in 2014?' 'I was visiting as Norway's prime-minister'

Ann Compton
2 years ago:   Monday Jan 30 - 11:31pm
Toronto Tower goes dark in honor of Quebec City casualties. https://t.co/mIF0EimvSX


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Ann Compton
2 years ago:   Monday Jan 30 - 11:27pm
RT @DanaPerino: Introduced on @TheFive Perino's rule for communication: More is less. More communication up front makes for less confusion after the fact. 💁

Ann Compton
2 years ago:   Monday Jan 30 - 11:23pm
Toronto Tower goes dark in honor of Quebec casualties. Right outside my window. https://t.co/TPrcNHHHO2


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Ann Compton
2 years ago:   Monday Jan 30 - 12:57pm
Yes, @Miller_Center @douglasblackmon Pres.Jackson's portrait now looking over @realDonaldTrump's shoulder. Pool pic by @ShaneGoldmacher https://t.co/1J5brlRu2S


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Ann Compton
2 years ago:   Monday Jan 23 - 4:55pm
RT @DanaPerino: Oh they are so precious. Adore them! https://t.co/UjHnyMCRyK

Ann Compton
2 years ago:   Monday Jan 23 - 4:55pm
RT @devindwyer: Pres @realDonaldTrump (@POTUS) will do first one-on-one interview with @ABCWorldNews Anchor @DavidMuir: https://t.co/Hypz04AAhg

Ann Compton
2 years ago:   Monday Jan 23 - 4:50pm
RT @TheLeadCNN: "Here's an alternate fact, I'm Wolf Blitzer, and you're in the Situation Room" -@JakeTapper https://t.co/Ygu75WG0g5

Ann Compton
2 years ago:   Monday Jan 23 - 3:30pm
RT @joshgerstein: I'm like a broken record on this but stories that jump out of the traditional political lane quite important https://t.co/KzoXCGAJVy

Ann Compton
2 years ago:   Monday Jan 16 - 3:02pm
RT @ddkochel: I will pray for the new President and give thanks that the Cubs are still World Champions.

Ann Compton
2 years ago:   Monday Jan 16 - 8:25am
@BBCJonSopel There's never been a more important time to consider and value a free independent W H press corps.