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Chris Jansing
1 day ago:   Thursday Apr 18 - 11:21am
When Trump was told about the Mueller investigation: the president slumped back in his chair and said, oh, my god, this is terrible, this is the end of my presidency, I am -- then he used a form of a word that begins with F. I am f-ed.@PeteWilliamsNBC

Chris Jansing
1 day ago:   Thursday Apr 18 - 10:33am
Keep an eye on details surrounding this from Barr when we see the report: "... the report recounts ten episodes involving the President and discusses potential legal theories for connecting these actions to elements of an obstruction offense. “

Chris Jansing
1 day ago:   Thursday Apr 18 - 10:27am
Now the formidable and politically fraught task of rebuilding an icon. #NotreDameCathedral https://t.co/HkbAS66PKD


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Chris Jansing
1 day ago:   Thursday Apr 18 - 10:02am
Major weekend parlor game: what was Rod Rosenstein thinking as he flanked AG Barr, virtually unmoving?

Chris Jansing
1 day ago:   Thursday Apr 18 - 10:00am
The word frustration will now take on a new meaning ... and what that justifies.

Chris Jansing
1 day ago:   Thursday Apr 18 - 9:52am
The White House got a look at the redacted report earlier this week . Congress won’t have it for more than an hour

Chris Jansing
1 day ago:   Thursday Apr 18 - 9:50am
Barr is repeatedly praising the White House in general and the President specifically

Chris Jansing
1 day ago:   Thursday Apr 18 - 9:47am
Barr says the report will have “limited redactions”

Chris Jansing
1 day ago:   Thursday Apr 18 - 9:43am
Didn’t we already know a lot of this? (Hint: yes)

Chris Jansing
1 day ago:   Thursday Apr 18 - 9:42am
Barr: two main efforts by Russia to influence the 2016 election - including Disinformation campaign - but no indication of conspiracy by Trump campaign or any American. No collusion.

Chris Jansing
1 day ago:   Thursday Apr 18 - 9:34am
Barr about to take the podium. History will judge what he says here

Chris Jansing
3 days ago:   Monday Apr 15 - 8:51pm
About to board a flight to Paris - structure of Notre Dame cathedral has been saved - now the investigation ramps up and we wait to hear which priceless works of art have been saved.

Chris Jansing
4 days ago:   Monday Apr 15 - 1:46pm
Heartbreaking https://t.co/L37Gdq2sJN


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Chris Jansing
4 days ago:   Monday Apr 15 - 1:28pm
A witness on ⁦@MSNBC⁩ says the entire back half of Notre Dame appears to be in flames. https://t.co/zKCY6vOcAy


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Chris Jansing
4 days ago:   Monday Apr 15 - 1:12pm
Waiting for details- fire at Notre Dame in Paris https://t.co/cnz07nzcDT


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Chris Jansing
4 days ago:   Monday Apr 15 - 12:00pm
BREAKING: Mueller report to be released both to Congress and the public Thursday morning - DOJ

Chris Jansing
1 week ago:   Thursday Apr 11 - 1:28pm
Latest Trump: agrees with Barr his campaign was spied by US intel agencies - neither has proof. He also says you’re lucky he’s the President “during this scam. During the Russia hoax as I call it”

Chris Jansing
1 week ago:   Thursday Apr 11 - 11:33am
BREAKING: court documents obtained by @NBCInvestigates show Stormy Daniels’ former lawyer Michael Avenatti has been indicted by a federal grand jury in California on 36 counts, including embezzling from a paraplegic

Chris Jansing
1 week ago:   Tuesday Apr 9 - 10:07am
Please make this happen https://t.co/rlNAk5XjUU

Chris Jansing
1 week ago:   Tuesday Apr 9 - 10:02am
BREAKING: William Barr says he will release the Mueller report within the week.

Chris Jansing
1 week ago:   Monday Apr 8 - 4:36pm
BREAKING: Felicity Huffman plea agreement - max time she could serve in prison is 10 months and it is likely that she will serve only a few months in jail if ANY at all, based on her plea agreement filed in court. @NBCInvestigates

Chris Jansing
1 week ago:   Monday Apr 8 - 3:36pm
Felicity Huffman is among 13 parents and one athletic coach who have agreed to plead guilty in the college admissions scandal. Huffman will plead to conspiracy but no hearing scheduled yet - or word on whether there will be prison time - that IS possible @NBCInvestigates

Chris Jansing
3 weeks ago:   Friday Mar 29 - 11:36am
I just asked a London cabbie if he’s worried about the uncertainty around Theresa May and Brexit and he said, “Naw. People will always need to get around”. Then he switched the radio from news to music.

Chris Jansing
3 weeks ago:   Thursday Mar 28 - 10:35am
Oh, what we don’t know. The @nytimes reports the Mueller report is more than 300 pages long. Barr’s summary is 4 pages. Questions, anyone?

Chris Jansing
3 weeks ago:   Wednesday Mar 27 - 6:45pm
Fascinating to hear former FBI director James Comey sound as puzzled as anyone about why Mueller punted a decision on obstruction. @NBCNightlyNews @LesterHoltNBC

Chris Jansing
3 weeks ago:   Tuesday Mar 26 - 12:12pm
Smollett reacting to charges being dropped: I’ve been truthful and consistent since day one. Now I’d like nothing more than to get back to work.

Chris Jansing
3 weeks ago:   Tuesday Mar 26 - 12:10pm
“A good, solid citizen of Chicago” is what the prosecutor called Smollett today - according to his lawyer https://t.co/q35ZhLd7MI


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Chris Jansing
3 weeks ago:   Tuesday Mar 26 - 12:07pm
Jussie Smollett’s lawyer to Chicago police - don’t try people in the press.

Chris Jansing
3 weeks ago:   Tuesday Mar 26 - 11:31am
Wow. Charges dropped against Jussie Smollett. @msnbc @CevallosLaw says it’s an indication “something seriously went south in the prosecution’s case”.

Chris Jansing
3 weeks ago:   Tuesday Mar 26 - 8:37am
You know I’d tell you if you were https://t.co/TclsmDN5WR

Chris Jansing
3 weeks ago:   Monday Mar 25 - 3:02pm
We all need this today. Thanks Wally https://t.co/V12TenUluL

Chris Jansing
3 weeks ago:   Monday Mar 25 - 2:43pm
Prosecutor announcing extortion charges against Michael Avenatti says “this was an old-fashioned shakedown” that unfolded in less than a week.

Chris Jansing
3 weeks ago:   Monday Mar 25 - 1:29pm
Breaking: Former Stormy Daniels lawyer Michael Avenatti - who considered running for President - has been arrested on charges of threatening to extort $20 million+ from Nike by threatening to use his notoriety to damage their reputation @NBCInvestigates

Chris Jansing
3 weeks ago:   Monday Mar 25 - 12:57pm
Heartbreaking to hear that the dad of Newtown victim Avielle Richman has been found dead from an apparent suicide. It follows two suicides by teenage survivors at Marjorie Stoneman Douglas HS. Thoughts and prayers seem insufficient.

Chris Jansing
3 weeks ago:   Monday Mar 25 - 12:39pm
Was the Mueller probe a witch hunt? Trump: “it was 100% the way it should have been” but adds there are people who should be “looked at” because they’ve done “evil things”

Chris Jansing
3 weeks ago:   Monday Mar 25 - 12:33pm
What a difference a report makes. Trump, who called Mueller a “highly conflicted” man whose best friend is “Leakin’ Lyin’ James Comey” - his investigation a witch hunt & a national disgrace - his team “thugs” - was asked today if Mueller acted honorably. “Yes, he did”

Chris Jansing
3 weeks ago:   Sunday Mar 24 - 9:05pm
Dem Committee Chairs: “It is unacceptable that, after Special Counsel Mueller spent 22 months meticulously uncovering this evidence, Attorney General Barr made a decision not to charge the President in under 48 hours” https://t.co/OmayQTQ8Gy


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Chris Jansing
3 weeks ago:   Sunday Mar 24 - 5:08pm
While we deconstruct the summary of the Mueller report , the SDNY -and others - are working away on maybe a dozen different tracks - many of those investigations involving the Trump family and business.

Chris Jansing
3 weeks ago:   Sunday Mar 24 - 4:50pm
Trump reacts - “It’s a shame that our country has had to go through this” and a shame your president has had to go through this before I even got elected

Chris Jansing
3 weeks ago:   Sunday Mar 24 - 4:28pm
Remember - Robert Mueller writes that “while this report does not conclude that the president committed a crime, it also does not exonerate him.” https://t.co/SVuo0WwtPn

Chris Jansing
3 weeks ago:   Sunday Mar 24 - 4:25pm
Where this goes next: https://t.co/KMpkRowpfu

Chris Jansing
3 weeks ago:   Sunday Mar 24 - 4:16pm
WH: “The findings of the Department of Justice are a total and complete exoneration of the President of the United States.” Sarah Sanders

Chris Jansing
3 weeks ago:   Sunday Mar 24 - 4:07pm
Democrats will argue - reasonably - that they need to see the full report and not just accept AG Barr’s conclusion after 48 hours of review. But the headlines will be against them and voters can “judge” in 2020. Impeachment will be a much tougher argument

Chris Jansing
3 weeks ago:   Sunday Mar 24 - 4:01pm
Remember - it’s NOT the report that’s drawn a conclusion on obstruction but Barr and Rosenstein after reading the Mueller report. Congress hasn’t see the report yet- just the summary. The American people haven’t either.

Chris Jansing
3 weeks ago:   Sunday Mar 24 - 3:58pm
Team Trump reacting “the cloud has been lifted”. POTUS will be leaving FL for DC - would expect him - given the good news - to come to cameras.

Chris Jansing
3 weeks ago:   Sunday Mar 24 - 3:49pm
Bare summary of Mueller report says says despite multiple offers from Russian affiliated individuals to assist the Trump campaign - the special counsel did not find the Trump campaign or anyone associated with it conspired or coordinated with the Russian government

Chris Jansing
3 weeks ago:   Sunday Mar 24 - 3:46pm
Barr says he and Deputy Attorney General Rod Rosenstein "have concluded that the evidence developed during the Special Counsel's investigation is not sufficient to establish that the President committed an obstruction-of-justice offense."

Chris Jansing
3 weeks ago:   Sunday Mar 24 - 3:44pm
4 page Barr report says after making a thorough fact checking investigation into these matters – obstruction of justice – the Special Counsel did not draw a conclusion one way or the other whether the President obstructed justice.

Chris Jansing
3 weeks ago:   Sunday Mar 24 - 3:41pm
The Mueller report - according to AG Bare - does not conclude the President commuted a crime but does not exonerate him.

Chris Jansing
3 weeks ago:   Sunday Mar 24 - 3:36pm
Happening in real time a https://t.co/xOfckGUZsX

Chris Jansing
3 weeks ago:   Sunday Mar 24 - 3:32pm
Remember that whatever the summary or report says, Mueller has already turned over evidence prompting about a dozen federal and state investigations. Legal peril will still loom over the Trump presidency.

Chris Jansing
3 weeks ago:   Sunday Mar 24 - 3:10pm
BREAKING: A Justice Dept official tells @NBCNews AG Barr will send his summary of the Mueller report to Congress within 30-45 minutes.

Chris Jansing
3 weeks ago:   Saturday Mar 23 - 1:41pm
Carry on with your weekend. The AG will not submit Mueller’a “principal conclusions” to Congress today.

Chris Jansing
3 weeks ago:   Saturday Mar 23 - 8:30am
Why do I feel better that you were up even earlier? Apologies https://t.co/r0JiqcxCbM

Chris Jansing
3 weeks ago:   Saturday Mar 23 - 8:29am
Mueller investigation by the numbers: -Report dropped on 792nd day of the Trump Administration -675 days of work -7 guilty pleas including Cohen Flynn Manafort -37 total indictments -0 further indictments -??% will be made public

Chris Jansing
3 weeks ago:   Saturday Mar 23 - 7:54am
This is a key time to clearly see the tremendous impact of the 2018 election. Now the Democrats control House committees that won’t let the facts from the Mueller report be blocked or fade away. The new NY AG is already looking into possible illegalities. All: voting matters

Chris Jansing
3 weeks ago:   Saturday Mar 23 - 5:28am
Got up at 5 am on a day off- couldn’t sleep contemplating what’s in the Mueller report. Have a feeling I’m not alone. Will eat warm cinnamon scones to make it all better.

Chris Jansing
3 weeks ago:   Friday Mar 22 - 6:15pm
The man who wrote the rules for the Special Counsel -Neal Katyal- says today “An important chapter has concluded but it’s only a chapter.” @AriMelber

Chris Jansing
3 weeks ago:   Friday Mar 22 - 5:40pm
This is where it gets interesting - Schumer/Pelosi statement: it is imperative Barr makes the full report public and “must not give President Trump, his lawyers or his staff any ‘sneak preview’ of Special Counsel Mueller's findings or evidence”

Chris Jansing
3 weeks ago:   Friday Mar 22 - 5:22pm
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Chris Jansing
3 weeks ago:   Friday Mar 22 - 5:21pm
Sarah Sanders says the White House hasn’t seen or been briefed on the Mueller report

Chris Jansing
3 weeks ago:   Friday Mar 22 - 5:18pm
IT’S COMPLETE: Mueller’s report is in. The investigation is over. Now we wait to see what AG Barr does with it

Chris Jansing
4 weeks ago:   Thursday Mar 21 - 7:03am
It took less than a week: NewZealand will ban all military-style semi-automatic weapons....ban all assault rifles...all high capacity magazines...ban all parts with the ability to convert semi-automatic or any other type of firearm into a military-style semi-automatic weapon.

Chris Jansing
1 month ago:   Tuesday Mar 19 - 2:21pm
Brazil’s president uses the term “fake news” and Trump responds with how happy he is to hear that phrase. Jair Bolsonaro has been called “the Trump of the Tropics” - predicts Trump will be re-elected

Chris Jansing
1 month ago:   Tuesday Mar 19 - 2:17pm
Trump is asked whether social media companies should be liable for what’s on their sites and after suggesting “something” has to be done, segued into how amazing it is that he won the election

Chris Jansing
1 month ago:   Tuesday Mar 19 - 2:09pm
Your reporting on this has been nothing short of amazing. Well deserved and big congrats https://t.co/jRS9y18DJs

Chris Jansing
1 month ago:   Tuesday Mar 19 - 2:01pm
Trump using his statement with Brazil’s President to wade into 2020 campaign territory: “The last thing we want in the United States is socialism”

Chris Jansing
1 month ago:   Friday Mar 15 - 4:11pm
Asked about the New Zealand terror attack & whether he sees a rise in white nationalism Trump says he really doesn’t. Fact is - the Southern Poverty Law Center says more than 1020 hate groups operated in the US in 2018 - an all time high - the majority focused on white supremacy

Chris Jansing
1 month ago:   Friday Mar 15 - 4:02pm
Pres Trump has issued the first veto of his presidency - against the resolution that would have blocked him from funding his border wall. Right now, opponents don’t have the votes to overturn his veto.

Chris Jansing
1 month ago:   Friday Mar 15 - 6:12am
New Zealand in shock as a white supremacist attacks a mosque, killing 49 people at Friday prayer and live streaming it.

Chris Jansing
1 month ago:   Thursday Mar 14 - 8:36am
@MattWelch @BetoORourke Q

Chris Jansing
1 month ago:   Wednesday Mar 13 - 12:23pm
@SenBlumenthal - former US attorney and CT AG says Manafort sentence was “Exceedingly lenient...excessively so. Predicts it will be criticized for leniency. @mitchellreports

Chris Jansing
1 month ago:   Wednesday Mar 13 - 12:09pm
Manafort bottom line DC and VA: an additional 43 months of prison time on top of the 47 months from earlier sentence. That's 90 months total. Seven and a half years.

Chris Jansing
1 month ago:   Wednesday Mar 13 - 12:07pm
BREAKING: Paul Manafort sentenced to 5 years on count one - 30 months concurrent. Count 2 -13 months consecutively. Judge Amy Berman Jackson: “It’s hard to overstate the number of lies, the amount of fraud and the extraordinary amount of money involved.”

Chris Jansing
1 month ago:   Wednesday Mar 13 - 11:54am
SMACKDOWN by the judge to Manafort defense strategy: “The ‘No Collusion’ refrain that runs through the entire defense memo is entirely unrelated to the matters at hand. The ‘No Collusion’ mantra is simply a non-sequitur.”

Chris Jansing
1 month ago:   Wednesday Mar 13 - 10:59am
Paul Manafort tells judge he has “new self awareness” and is remorseful. The he says he’s 70 and his wife is 66. “She needs me. I need her. I ask you to think of this and our need for each other. Please do not take away from us away from each other." Sentencing coming soon

Chris Jansing
1 month ago:   Wednesday Mar 13 - 8:17am
Amazing news!!! https://t.co/2aixV5lAt0

Chris Jansing
1 month ago:   Wednesday Mar 13 - 7:21am
It’s awful to hear Lori Loughlin’s daughter - a YouTube star - tell her followers “I don’t care about school” but wanted the partying “experience” - while maybe thousands of kids who really DO care must be wondering if they actually earned an admissions slot that was sold

Chris Jansing
1 month ago:   Wednesday Mar 13 - 6:24am
Read this and consider that Trump talked to Boeing CEO who assured him the Max8 is safe and the US - unlike much of the rest of the world - has not grounded the plane. https://t.co/4fBypHLtsh

Chris Jansing
1 month ago:   Wednesday Mar 13 - 6:16am
The college admissions fraud investigation is ongoing so if you’ve paid big bucks to cheat your kid’s way into school and you have money to burn - how much will buy your way out of trouble? Listening to Justice, FBI and IRS officials - good luck with that.

Chris Jansing
1 month ago:   Tuesday Mar 12 - 11:55am
With the exception of one USC administrator, officials say it appears the colleges didn’t know about the bribes that got these kids into their schools.

Chris Jansing
1 month ago:   Tuesday Mar 12 - 11:49am
You’ve got to be kidding me. Parents used six and seven figure bribes to get their kids into top colleges AND THEN WROTE OFF THE BRIBES AS CHARITABLE DONATIONS. IRS was part of the investigation along with Justice and FBI

Chris Jansing
1 month ago:   Tuesday Mar 12 - 11:46am
Officials say parents paid between $200,000 to six and a half MILLION for their kids to “buy their way in” to elite colleges - and warned “You will get caught” - because the investigation continues.

Chris Jansing
1 month ago:   Tuesday Mar 12 - 11:38am
How many worthy, hard-working students didn’t get into elite colleges because rich parents paid to get them in? The detail of this scam included a single payment of $1.2 million

Chris Jansing
1 month ago:   Tuesday Mar 12 - 11:35am
Wealthy parents paid as much as millions to a “consultant” to get their kids into elite schools including Yale Georgetown Stanford Wake Forest UCLA and more — NOT on merits but fraud. - US Justice Dept

Chris Jansing
1 month ago:   Tuesday Mar 12 - 11:33am
Largest college admission scam ever prosecuted by Juatice Sept - coaches were allegedly bribed to pretend applicants were recruited athletes even though the credentials were fabricated. NINE COACHES AT ELITE SCHOOLS

Chris Jansing
1 month ago:   Tuesday Mar 12 - 10:52am
This is crazy https://t.co/idCLjpE1iI

Chris Jansing
1 month ago:   Tuesday Mar 12 - 9:59am
Joe Biden tease responding to these signs: “I appreciate the energy you showed when I got up here -- save it a little longer I may need it in a few weeks.” Then he adds: “Be careful what you wish for!" https://t.co/gmqQGuHQzp


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Chris Jansing
1 month ago:   Friday Mar 8 - 8:09am
Simply put by Barbara McQuade on Manafort sentence on @Morning_Joe “This sentence is atrocious...and people should be outraged”

Chris Jansing
1 month ago:   Thursday Mar 7 - 7:03pm
BREAKING: Former Trump campaign chair Paul Manafort sentenced to 47 months in prison. @CharlieGileNBC says Judge Ellis told Manafort “I was surprised I did not hear you express regret”

Chris Jansing
1 month ago:   Thursday Mar 7 - 6:58pm
Overheard walking through Cleveland airport from one TSA worker to another “sad about Sherrod Brown”. So one sure vote for @SenSherrodBrown re-elect.

Chris Jansing
1 month ago:   Wednesday Mar 6 - 1:09pm
Read this- Rep Bennie Thompson/border hearing: I just want you to admit that the cages exist. Sec’y Nielsen: Sir they’re not cages. Thompson: What are they? Nielsen: They’re areas of the border facility that are carved out for the safety and protection of those who remain there

Chris Jansing
1 month ago:   Wednesday Mar 6 - 12:39pm
New poll-66% oppose Trump using emergency declaration to build a wall. Meantime, Sec’y Nielsen at Cap Hill hearing, asked what she thought when she saw kids in cages , did she “scream bloody murder up the chain to the President” said “I went to the border” saw “facilities myself”

Chris Jansing
1 month ago:   Tuesday Mar 5 - 4:27pm
With Michael Bloomberg saying he won’t run for President that’s still 12 in the race for Dems - 7 buzzed about who say no - and still waiting to hear from Beto, Biden and Sherrod Brown, McAuliffe, Bennett, Ryan and half a dozen more. Stay tuned

Chris Jansing
1 month ago:   Monday Mar 4 - 6:09pm
C’mon! You gotta celebrate when you can! I just basked in your glory :-) https://t.co/spsy5cxv4N

Chris Jansing
1 month ago:   Monday Mar 4 - 4:11pm
Even without the song your glow might give you away! Big congratulations! https://t.co/NnFcrOHQGK

Chris Jansing
1 month ago:   Monday Mar 4 - 11:56am
RT @MSNBC: BREAKING: House Judiciary Cmte. launches investigation into potential Constitutional abuses and public corruption by President Trump with a sweeping request for documents from the president’s family, businesses and administration. - @mikememoli https://t.co/oWR6Mpibzi https://t.co/AhkNxKfC8E


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Chris Jansing
1 month ago:   Monday Mar 4 - 11:55am
Breaking: the list of names of people getting document request from House Judiciary- it’s interesting incl Don Jr & Eric Trump/Hope Hicks/ Jared Kushner/ Allen Weisselberg /American Media/David Pecker/Steve Bannon//Michael Cohen/Julian Assange/Priebus, Spicer, Manafort +more

Chris Jansing
1 month ago:   Saturday Mar 2 - 4:05pm
President Trump spoke at CPAC for a mind boggling - and endurance testing - 2 hours 2 minutes 26 seconds.

Chris Jansing
1 month ago:   Thursday Feb 28 - 5:21pm
Intel Committee Chair Adam Schiff says more documents have been requested and Felix Sater will come before committee next- Trump’s former businesss partner. Calls Cohen fully cooperative - no questions went unanswered