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Chris Jansing
16 hours ago:   Tuesday Oct 22 - 12:07pm
A reminder: Trump has proclaimed this “National Character Counts Week”. Continues through the 26th https://t.co/carZkiIG2v

Chris Jansing
17 hours ago:   Tuesday Oct 22 - 11:30am
Gwen!!! https://t.co/7JSjKXrIJo

Chris Jansing
18 hours ago:   Tuesday Oct 22 - 10:41am
From the White House that uses the word lynching to describe a Constitutioonal process, impeachment: the press secretary confirm to @kwelkernbc that the WH is looking into canceling @nytimes @washingtonpost subscriptions after Trump again labeled them fake and corrupt

Chris Jansing
18 hours ago:   Tuesday Oct 22 - 10:32am
First, Trump calls the impeachment process a lynching, now Lindsey Graham doubles down saying “This is a lynching in every sense. This is unamerican.” Asked if he can see African-Americans being offended he says “no”.

Chris Jansing
2 days ago:   Sunday Oct 20 - 12:57pm
Now - faced with a court asking questions- Feds Admit 1,250 More Immigrant Children Were Separated From Parents https://t.co/4uDku5VOMw

Chris Jansing
2 days ago:   Sunday Oct 20 - 8:12am
As Trump folds on Doral G7 under withering criticism of profiteering, remember this story from last month: Pentagon says visits to Trump's Scotland resort cost nearly $200,000 https://t.co/phKdLrw51T

Chris Jansing
2 days ago:   Sunday Oct 20 - 7:51am
Now w/Trump looking for alternative G7 site -maybe Camp David- after “Media and Democrat Crazed Hostility” remember: Mulvaney said there already has been a search of other sites, Camp David was “a complete disaster”& on expected backlash, Trump is “willing to take it”

Chris Jansing
3 days ago:   Saturday Oct 19 - 9:12pm
Chances are you know someone who’s alive because of him. Dr. Bernard Fisher, Who Revolutionized Breast Cancer Treatment, Dies at 101 - The New York Times. https://t.co/FubCC86CP1

Chris Jansing
3 days ago:   Saturday Oct 19 - 9:02pm
Some of you have questioned whether there really is a Presidential Proclamation for “National Character Counts Week”. So included below, more of the official White House statement. https://t.co/OYSDAUEaOG


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Chris Jansing
3 days ago:   Saturday Oct 19 - 10:12am
On Mulvaney trying to take back his indictment of Donald Trump on Ukraine @neal_katyal with @JoyAnnReid “Backsies does not work when you’re talking about the impeachment of the President of the United States”

Chris Jansing
3 days ago:   Saturday Oct 19 - 7:11am
Trump has issued a Presidential Proclamation for National “Character Counts Week” urging Americans to “positively influence the next generation of our Nation's leaders and inspire them to lead lives of virtue and integrity.” https://t.co/gt9dvGcwO6


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Chris Jansing
4 days ago:   Friday Oct 18 - 7:09am
Step back for a moment and realize that almost simultaneously Amb Sondland was implicating the President behind closed doors, Mick Mulvaney was implicating Trump in public and arguably, Trump was implicating himself w self-awarded Doral deal

Chris Jansing
4 days ago:   Friday Oct 18 - 6:07am
@CapehartJ Need to learn those moves

Chris Jansing
4 days ago:   Friday Oct 18 - 6:05am
Yesterday was such a loooong week. What are the chances we ease into the weekend today?

Chris Jansing
5 days ago:   Thursday Oct 17 - 1:38pm
VP Pence says Erdogan has agreed to a cease fire in Syria for 120 hours.

Chris Jansing
5 days ago:   Thursday Oct 17 - 1:02pm
As host, the WH is not ruling out inviting Putin to the G7, turning it for all intents and purposes back into the G8... if not formally so

Chris Jansing
5 days ago:   Thursday Oct 17 - 12:57pm
Asked whether the WH would share documents to support the assertion that Trump Doral has been determined to be the best place to hold the G7 Mick Mulvaney says "absolutely not".

Chris Jansing
5 days ago:   Thursday Oct 17 - 12:55pm
Mick Mulvaney acknowledges holding the G7 at Trump's property could look bad, says the President realizes that, and he doesn't care. He'll take the hits

Chris Jansing
5 days ago:   Thursday Oct 17 - 12:53pm
Timing: In the midst of impeachment and condemnation of the President's decision to pull US troops from Syria, the WH announces the G7 will be held at Trump Doral.

Chris Jansing
5 days ago:   Thursday Oct 17 - 12:49pm
Acting Chief of Staff Mick Mulvaney is trying to make the case the President will not profit off the decision to host the next G7 summit at his resort in Florida

Chris Jansing
5 days ago:   Thursday Oct 17 - 6:38am
A great American statesman is gone - Elijah Cummings was 68

Chris Jansing
6 days ago:   Wednesday Oct 16 - 8:59am
Nothing quite like “noble glitters” https://t.co/4jipuvusNC

Chris Jansing
1 week ago:   Tuesday Oct 15 - 11:07pm
3 hours and 5 minutes. Congratulations to all who made it until the end. Now, someone mentioned a ballgame?

Chris Jansing
1 week ago:   Tuesday Oct 15 - 10:58pm
The closing answers being upstaged by news that AOC is going to endorse Sanders. Certainly not a surprise - maybe a disappointment for Warren. But is it timed because it's Warren and not Sanders giving Biden a serious challenge?

Chris Jansing
1 week ago:   Tuesday Oct 15 - 10:46pm
Ah, the Scalia/RBG question!

Chris Jansing
1 week ago:   Tuesday Oct 15 - 10:45pm
FINAL QUESTION!

Chris Jansing
1 week ago:   Tuesday Oct 15 - 10:40pm
20 more minutes. c'mon. you can do it

Chris Jansing
1 week ago:   Tuesday Oct 15 - 10:27pm
"We can't go on like this that every time there is a vacancy we have this apocalyptic ideological firefight over what to do next" - Buttigieg, also arguing for a larger Supreme Court.

Chris Jansing
1 week ago:   Tuesday Oct 15 - 10:18pm
The Biden campaign has to be saying, well, there is something positive about Warren challenging us for the lead. We're getting a pass tonight.

Chris Jansing
1 week ago:   Tuesday Oct 15 - 10:16pm
I'm not sure pushing Elizabeth Warren on banning Trump from twitter will move the needle for Kamala Harris

Chris Jansing
1 week ago:   Tuesday Oct 15 - 10:04pm
I love it every time the moderators mention my alma mater: @Otterbein Such a great school...a National College of Distinction. Just sayin'

Chris Jansing
1 week ago:   Tuesday Oct 15 - 9:57pm
Biden was ready for the age/health question, too. But let's face it, no one will ever beat the Reagan response.

Chris Jansing
1 week ago:   Tuesday Oct 15 - 9:55pm
Asked about his age and health Sanders assures "We are going to be mounting a vigorous campaign all over this country". Anyone who was on the trail with him 4 years ago with attest to his energy level

Chris Jansing
1 week ago:   Tuesday Oct 15 - 9:53pm
Sanders- preempting a question about his health, says "I'm healthy. I'm feeling great". If you didn't know he'd had a heart attack a few weeks ago you'd never know it.

Chris Jansing
1 week ago:   Tuesday Oct 15 - 9:51pm
"They are nothing more than some high level dope dealers" - Harris on big pharma execs.

Chris Jansing
1 week ago:   Tuesday Oct 15 - 9:45pm
I don't doubt the passion of any of these candidates or their determination to take on gun violence. But have any of them convinced Americans they can accomplish what wasn't done when children were gunned down in cold blood in CT or concert-goers in LV or even Congress members?

Chris Jansing
1 week ago:   Tuesday Oct 15 - 9:42pm
Expodentially?

Chris Jansing
1 week ago:   Tuesday Oct 15 - 9:33pm
Another break, please. I'm hungry

Chris Jansing
1 week ago:   Tuesday Oct 15 - 9:32pm
Klobuchar is debating like she has nothing to lose and everything to gain. This will be a great test of whether a strong debate night can drive donations and poll numbers

Chris Jansing
1 week ago:   Tuesday Oct 15 - 9:25pm
Biden: “We have an erratic, crazy President who knows not a damn thing about foreign policy.”

Chris Jansing
1 week ago:   Tuesday Oct 15 - 9:22pm
Strong moment for Castro contrasting Trump policy of putting kids in cages but letting ISIS fighters run free

Chris Jansing
1 week ago:   Tuesday Oct 15 - 9:19pm
Pete Buttigieg with the credibility of someone who has been there, making a forceful case for his ability to navigate an increasingly dangerous world. Probably his best debate night

Chris Jansing
1 week ago:   Tuesday Oct 15 - 9:13pm
How many people watching this debate even knew of the criticism of Tulsi Gabbard until she just pointed it out?

Chris Jansing
1 week ago:   Tuesday Oct 15 - 9:07pm
Did you just see that ad for Tom Hanks in the Mr Rogers movie.? Tag line: We could all use a little kindness.

Chris Jansing
1 week ago:   Tuesday Oct 15 - 8:57pm
Klobuchar is making a strong case for what a lot of Dems claim they want - a big tent open to diverse ideas.

Chris Jansing
1 week ago:   Tuesday Oct 15 - 8:29pm
"The difference between a plan and a pipe dream is something you can actually get done" -Klobuchar going after Warren too while pitching for not throwing out Obamacare

Chris Jansing
1 week ago:   Tuesday Oct 15 - 8:24pm
Buttigieg goes directly at Warren on health care asking how the "multi-trillion dollar hole in medicare for all gets filled in" - reflecting a legit question and her co-frontrunner status

Chris Jansing
1 week ago:   Tuesday Oct 15 - 8:18pm
Biden says Trump is going after him and his son because he knows if he's the nominee "I will beat him like a drum"

Chris Jansing
1 week ago:   Tuesday Oct 15 - 8:06pm
We’re all grateful you’re on the comeback trail... https://t.co/Q2Ve5nGzpp

Chris Jansing
1 week ago:   Tuesday Oct 15 - 8:05pm
"The impeachment must go forward" - Warren "The House will find him worthy of impeachment"-Sanders "This President is the most corrupt President in modern history"-Biden . Welcome to the Democratic debate

Chris Jansing
1 week ago:   Saturday Oct 12 - 5:25am
Joy https://t.co/hDvGvGOi4l

Chris Jansing
1 week ago:   Saturday Oct 12 - 5:23am
RT @KellyO: A sincere thank you to my friends and colleagues for their irrepressible support and encouragement. And thank you @RTCACapitolHill for this marvelous honor. https://t.co/5rXVeYk148

Chris Jansing
2 weeks ago:   Friday Oct 4 - 9:59am
Big news… The Supreme Court is going to look at the Louisiana case that women’s groups they would leave just one doctor performing abortions in the entire state. It will be the first major abortion case since Brett Kavanaugh came on the court

Chris Jansing
2 weeks ago:   Thursday Oct 3 - 7:25pm
Presidential historian John Meacham: This is the kind of moment that people write books about https://t.co/eRMitihhQW

Chris Jansing
2 weeks ago:   Wednesday Oct 2 - 1:39pm
RT @maddow: Out today! Links below for either the book book or the audio version. (And if you ever hear me say I'm thinking of writing another book, please remind me that **I should not do that** under any circumstances. This is it -- last one ever!) https://t.co/9c0MQ6PVoE

Chris Jansing
2 weeks ago:   Wednesday Oct 2 - 12:58pm
Important and riveting read https://t.co/ANeiB44jr7

Chris Jansing
2 weeks ago:   Wednesday Oct 2 - 12:56pm
If there was any question about the reporting on how angry President Trump is about the fast-escalating impeachment inquiry - and polls showing increasing support for it - watch what just happened in the Oval Office.

Chris Jansing
2 weeks ago:   Wednesday Oct 2 - 12:51pm
Watching the President of Finland sitting next to Trump in the Oval calling his opponents names - not a diplomatic highlight

Chris Jansing
2 weeks ago:   Wednesday Oct 2 - 12:49pm
POTUS now charging the whistleblower described “a vicious conversation” — ignoring the fact that it mirrors the description released by the White House

Chris Jansing
2 weeks ago:   Wednesday Oct 2 - 12:45pm
Trump is riled up after watching the Pelosi/Schiff presser warning of subpoenas- “These are bad people, these are dishonest people”

Chris Jansing
2 weeks ago:   Wednesday Oct 2 - 11:57am
On @BernieSanders @SenSanders hospitalization @ChrisMurphyCT @MSNBC says he hopes he’ll be back on the trail soon “There’s no one in the Senate with more energy than Bernie Sanders”. I followed his campaign in 2016. That is so correct.

Chris Jansing
2 weeks ago:   Wednesday Oct 2 - 10:49am
BREAKING: @BernieSanders off the campaign trail. Hospitalized after having stents inserted for a blockage in an artery.

Chris Jansing
2 weeks ago:   Wednesday Oct 2 - 10:22am
IMPEACHMENT ESCALATION: 3 House committees are releasing a memo and draft subpoena compelling the WH to produce key documents. Expect the subpoenas to be issued Friday

Chris Jansing
3 weeks ago:   Tuesday Oct 1 - 4:50pm
New Jersey has just announced its first death from vaping, bringing the nationwide total to 17 https://t.co/l4zWv9bb4J


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Chris Jansing
3 weeks ago:   Tuesday Oct 1 - 2:45pm
Absolutely fascinating: Thru July 25, more than 1/3rd of President Trump interviews were to Fox News Corp. companies. 8 of the 9 people who have interviewed Trump most work for Fox News or Fox Business Network. POTUS has put 500+ mentions of Fox/Fox properties on Twitter. @pbump

Chris Jansing
3 weeks ago:   Tuesday Oct 1 - 11:47am
GUILTY verdict for Amber Guyger - Fmr Dallas police officer in the shooting death of her neighbor Botham Jean when she went into his apartment instead of her own. Unanimous on murder - not lesser manslaughter.

Chris Jansing
3 weeks ago:   Tuesday Oct 1 - 10:46am
Trump approval hits new low: CNBC poll shows Trump’s job rating has dropped to its lowest level of his presidency - 37% among all adults. 53% disapprove

Chris Jansing
3 weeks ago:   Tuesday Oct 1 - 10:40am
Pompeo accuses House Dems of trying to “intimidate, bully, & treat improperly the distinguished professionals of the Department of State” re: depositions https://t.co/jOB9dXi9sc


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Chris Jansing
3 weeks ago:   Tuesday Oct 1 - 10:16am
Are airplane seats getting dangerously small? Please. If people can barely manage boarding because the aisles and seats are so small, what will it be like in an emergency? https://t.co/4QGKpT4Z4G

Chris Jansing
3 weeks ago:   Tuesday Oct 1 - 7:44am
That ⁦@maddow⁩ doesn’t think she has found the “secret sauce” to great cable news is the person I know: modest, striving - I’d add preternaturally kind, aware, and extraordinarily intellectually honest. That’s not a political opinion. Just facts https://t.co/VRtQGhEmnK

Chris Jansing
3 weeks ago:   Tuesday Oct 1 - 7:09am
Tried implying couldn’t quite?? Slow day https://t.co/1uDNNmhyHi

Chris Jansing
3 weeks ago:   Tuesday Oct 1 - 7:05am
America is split on whether the President should be impeached and whether his Twitter account should be suspended. What they have in common are the numbers are moving very quickly against Trump

Chris Jansing
3 weeks ago:   Tuesday Oct 1 - 7:01am
RT @SteveKornacki: New Quinnipiac poll: Do you think President Trump should be impeached and removed from office? NOW Yes 47% No 47% LAST WEEK Yes 37% No 57%

Chris Jansing
3 weeks ago:   Monday Sep 30 - 10:41pm
Now this https://t.co/9XzlnZFjUm

Chris Jansing
3 weeks ago:   Monday Sep 30 - 8:10pm
NBC confirms what WSJ first reported - Secretary Pompeo was on the July 25th call between President Trump and Ukrainian President Zelensky.

Chris Jansing
3 weeks ago:   Monday Sep 30 - 8:02pm
RT @CapehartJ: If you don't know who Jessye Norman is watch this. The nation of France in 1989 had her sing La Marseillaise on the 200th anniversary of the French Revolution. The symbolism of that moment cannot be overstated. https://t.co/foDetrFLS4

Chris Jansing
3 weeks ago:   Sunday Sep 29 - 7:03am
Great read. (No pun intended) https://t.co/McbYd6BuqB

Chris Jansing
3 weeks ago:   Friday Sep 27 - 6:22pm
After a long week, I just wanted a few hours to cook dinner for my nieces. Then I turn on Chuck and Ari and Pompeo’s been subpoenaed, Giuliani wants to testify, and House Intel plans a closed briefing w the Inspector General. Good thing I made dessert yesterday.

Chris Jansing
3 weeks ago:   Friday Sep 27 - 2:45pm
Just me and the AMAZING CAROLE KING! Don’t miss the #GlobalCitizenFestival tomorrow!! ⁦@MSNBChttps://t.co/dPgF0F0UU8


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Chris Jansing
3 weeks ago:   Thursday Sep 26 - 4:20pm
“How banana-town is that”? @NicolleDWallace reacting to transcript of Trump-Zelensky phone call being moved “trying to hide it on another computer server” @EliStokols “It’s full banana-town” @DeadlineWH

Chris Jansing
3 weeks ago:   Thursday Sep 26 - 7:09am
NBC Exclusive: Kurt Volker, Trump's part-time Ukraine envoy, played role in Giuliani outreach https://t.co/2ILArheq9k

Chris Jansing
3 weeks ago:   Wednesday Sep 25 - 4:57pm
Asked why it’s okay for a President to ask a foreign leader for information about an American citizen - twice - Trump has no answer. Tries again to divert and says this: “Anytime you get a poll, add ten points. I guess that’s what happened in the last election”. Not an answer

Chris Jansing
3 weeks ago:   Wednesday Sep 25 - 4:50pm
Now Trump’s talking about the wall “impossible to cross unless you’re one hell of a mountain climber” Then he segued to Venezuela and Iran. This is hard to follow

Chris Jansing
3 weeks ago:   Wednesday Sep 25 - 4:46pm
Trump is now suggesting that Democrats deliberately planned the impeachment inquiry now to take attention away from his achievements at UNGA. He claims world leaders say “it’s so bad for your country”

Chris Jansing
3 weeks ago:   Wednesday Sep 25 - 4:36pm
Trump can talk all he wants about Joe and Hunter Biden and even Chris Murphy... but impeachment is an action against a President. Diversions for his base won’t change that

Chris Jansing
3 weeks ago:   Wednesday Sep 25 - 4:34pm
Now Trump says he’s for full transparency. Well, members of his own party were on board with with forcing him to comply with legitimate requests - as in providing the whistleblower complaint

Chris Jansing
3 weeks ago:   Wednesday Sep 25 - 5:41am
Warning: A new report from the United Nations paints a dire picture of oceans under severe strain because of climate change, with potentially devastating consequences. Now, what’s going to be done about it?

Chris Jansing
4 weeks ago:   Tuesday Sep 24 - 9:02pm
Quoting @maddow to @chrislhayes on the somewhat eventful news day: “I decided to take a nap for most of the day. Just woke up five minutes ago”

Chris Jansing
4 weeks ago:   Tuesday Sep 24 - 8:51pm
And this. Giuliani pursued shadow Ukraine agenda as key foreign policy officials were sidelined - The Washington Post https://t.co/gsh2YPQjjQ

Chris Jansing
4 weeks ago:   Tuesday Sep 24 - 8:42pm
Things are moving fast now: White House Seeks Deal for Whistle-Blower to Speak to Congress - The New York Times https://t.co/lFU1XWqBwI

Chris Jansing
4 weeks ago:   Tuesday Sep 24 - 8:35pm
Ben!!!! https://t.co/FajJVi7Jql

Chris Jansing
4 weeks ago:   Tuesday Sep 24 - 6:10pm
House minority’s response brief @kevinomccarthy says Dems trying to re-litigate 2016

Chris Jansing
4 weeks ago:   Tuesday Sep 24 - 5:43pm
A remarkable, revelatory and kinda wild conversation between @SenJohnKennedy and @chucktodd - if you missed it watch online. @MTPDaily As an aside to the convo- quotable line was Kennedy on Rudy Giuliani “He’s wild as a March Hare”

Chris Jansing
4 weeks ago:   Tuesday Sep 24 - 5:09pm
IMPEACHMENT NEXT: Six committees will now conduct investigations under the heading of “impeachment inquiry”. @SpeakerPelosi was serious, even somber addressing the nation for a rare event in the history of the country

Chris Jansing
4 weeks ago:   Tuesday Sep 24 - 5:05pm
IMPEACHMENT PROCESS BEGINS: ⁦@SpeakerPelosi⁩ officially announces impeachment inquiry. “No one is above the law” https://t.co/xIq8scVjCn


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Chris Jansing
4 weeks ago:   Tuesday Sep 24 - 2:39pm
RT @RepAdamSchiff: We have been informed by the whistleblower’s counsel that their client would like to speak to our committee and has requested guidance from the Acting DNI as to how to do so. We‘re in touch with counsel and look forward to the whistleblower’s testimony as soon as this week.

Chris Jansing
4 weeks ago:   Tuesday Sep 24 - 2:38pm
8 more House Dems are on board for impeachment: By NBC News’ count to 173 House Democrats have now expressed support for some type of action regarding impeachment

Chris Jansing
4 weeks ago:   Tuesday Sep 24 - 2:17pm
BREAKING: With talk of impeachment ratcheting up, @POTUS says he has “authorized the release tomorrow of the complete, fully declassified and unredacted transcript of my phone conversation with President Zelensky of Ukraine”

Chris Jansing
4 weeks ago:   Tuesday Sep 24 - 10:53am
Blumenthal urges impeachment proceedings https://t.co/JPv4QRYU8F


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Chris Jansing
4 weeks ago:   Tuesday Sep 24 - 8:54am
Impeachment calls growing: Rep Haley Stevens of MI tweeets support for an impeachment inquiry. NBC News now counts 149 (of 245) Democrats expressing support for some type of action regarding impeachment.