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Chris Jansing
15 hours ago:   Monday Aug 19 - 12:41pm
BREAKING: The officer accused of fatally choking Eric Garner - whose final words “I can’t breathe” sparked a rallying cry for the Black Lives Matter movement - HAS BEEN FIRED. An administrative judge had recommended Daniel Pantaleo be removed from the force for use of chokehold

Chris Jansing
3 days ago:   Friday Aug 16 - 9:18pm
Jeffrey Epstein’s lawyers say they aren’t happy with the autopsy conclusion “..not anyone should be imprisoned under the harsh, even medieval conditions at the MCC where Mr. Epstein spent his final hours...It is indisputable that the authorities violated their own protocols.”

Chris Jansing
3 days ago:   Friday Aug 16 - 5:27pm
BREAKING: Jeffrey Epstein autopsy results are in: After careful review of all investigative information, including complete autopsy findings, the determination on the death of Jeffrey Epstein is below— Cause: Hanging Manner: Suicide

Chris Jansing
4 days ago:   Thursday Aug 15 - 1:06pm
BREAKING: It’s official. John Hickenlooper is out of the 2020 race for President - says he is seriously considering a Senate run against Cory Gardner in CO

Chris Jansing
5 days ago:   Wednesday Aug 14 - 2:17pm
There are no words for this kind of thinking. Although some 2020 Dems have one: resign https://t.co/PiDfdJS4Z5

Chris Jansing
6 days ago:   Tuesday Aug 13 - 5:19pm
The WashPo fact checkers say Trump is now averaging 20 “fishy claims” a day. Today is no exception https://t.co/gIbkbFrpWl

Chris Jansing
6 days ago:   Tuesday Aug 13 - 3:06pm
What @PeteWilliamsNBC says is a big Epstein development - that the warden at the jail has been reassigned and two staffers placed on administrative leave until investigations are complete - and “additional actions may be taken”

Chris Jansing
1 week ago:   Monday Aug 12 - 7:18pm
What price would you put on bald eagles? U.S. Significantly Weakens Endangered Species Act - The New York Times https://t.co/hWqsZQqYA3

Chris Jansing
1 week ago:   Monday Aug 12 - 6:22pm
I said on @DeadlineWH that once @Scaramucci said the GOP should dump Trump it wouldn’t take long 4 POTUS to hit back. Well, he was doing that even as I was on the air tweeting Mooch “was only upset that I didn't want him back in the Administration”. Admittedly -easy prediction

Chris Jansing
1 week ago:   Monday Aug 12 - 6:10pm
You are missed! (And my pleasure) https://t.co/ys4aEJbkc1

Chris Jansing
1 week ago:   Saturday Aug 10 - 10:02am
Officials confirm to NBC that accused sex trafficker Jeffrey Epstein has died by suicide in a Manhattan jail....sources say he was found at 730 this morning.

Chris Jansing
1 week ago:   Friday Aug 9 - 3:39pm
Documents about the El Paso suspect have been released: when confronted he stated out loud to the agents "I'm the shooter.” And he later said - as eyewitnesses have suggested - that his targets were "Mexicans"

Chris Jansing
1 week ago:   Friday Aug 9 - 10:11am
Congress didn’t act when two of their own were shot: Gabby Giffords and Steve Scalise. Will this time be different?? https://t.co/mx9qEHD8fg


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Chris Jansing
1 week ago:   Friday Aug 9 - 8:37am
Important from ⁦@KenDilanianNBC⁩ - Jim Himes (D) House Intel: “...It is high time that we rebalance our investigative efforts in the direction of the things that are killing lots of Americans, which are white guys with guns." https://t.co/3UfOUIZj2H

Chris Jansing
1 week ago:   Thursday Aug 8 - 5:45pm
Mitch McConnell tells a KY radio station he won’t call the Senate back to DC now, but a law expanding background checks and "red flags" laws are on the table in AFTER the August recess...and “discussion”

Chris Jansing
1 week ago:   Thursday Aug 8 - 10:55am
BREAKING: Rep. Gerry Connolly of VA now calling for opening impeachment inquiry. @NBCNews now has the number of House Dems on board at 119

Chris Jansing
1 week ago:   Wednesday Aug 7 - 3:59pm
Asked to respond by @mikememoli to President Trump’s tweet criticizing him, @JoeBiden said “he should get a life.”

Chris Jansing
1 week ago:   Wednesday Aug 7 - 2:56pm
@JoeBiden in Iowa: “Our President has aligned himself with the darkest forces in this nation...we are in a battle for the soul of this nation”

Chris Jansing
1 week ago:   Wednesday Aug 7 - 2:50pm
2 @msnbc guests: @DrVMDS told me she fears speaking to her children in Spanish in public. @ZerlinaMaxwell has been advised by a terror expert to be careful as a woman of color. If after the recent carnage we don’t demand strong action against white nationalism we are complicit

Chris Jansing
1 week ago:   Tuesday Aug 6 - 5:28pm
Some surprises in the new Q poll: Elizabeth Warren is the big winner in round 2 of Dem debates, but Joe Biden retains his front-runner status 32 -21%. Sanders is at 14% and Warren’s support cut in half to 7%- previously she was at 15

Chris Jansing
1 week ago:   Tuesday Aug 6 - 12:57pm
Her words have guided us for decades yet Toni Morrison has never been more relevant. “I always looked upon the acts of racist exclusion, or insult, as pitiable, from the other person. I never absorbed that. I always thought that there was something deficient about such people”

Chris Jansing
2 weeks ago:   Monday Aug 5 - 6:08pm
Daniela, 16, El Paso. “Reading that manifesto opened your eyes that people really think of us like that, they think of us as monsters. As something that shouldn’t even be alive”.

Chris Jansing
2 weeks ago:   Monday Aug 5 - 6:07pm
3 incredibly impressive teens who told me 1 horrible story: “I'm having to realize that racism is so alive and strong, that people are willing to kill us for it”. “It is terrifying because I never had to come to terms with my own mortality for being Hispanic“ and.... https://t.co/sbtRhfr9Fl


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Chris Jansing
2 weeks ago:   Monday Aug 5 - 6:02pm
I am leaving El Paso physically but emotionally it will always be with me. Almost every person I spoke with asked me to say that the people who live here are good and kind...and please don’t let one horrible act define them. They are and it can’t. They won’t let it.

Chris Jansing
2 weeks ago:   Monday Aug 5 - 1:09pm
BREAKING: another El Paso victim has died in the hospital. The death toll is now 22

Chris Jansing
2 weeks ago:   Monday Aug 5 - 11:48am
BREAKING: El Paso police now say they are sad to report that the number of fatalities increased by one. Victim passed early this morning at the hospital. The death toll at this store is now 21 - even as people come to lay flowers and messages at a makeshift memorial https://t.co/onzJIQO9G3


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Chris Jansing
2 weeks ago:   Monday Aug 5 - 10:22am
Trump says mental health pulls the trigger, not the gun.

Chris Jansing
2 weeks ago:   Sunday Aug 4 - 10:27pm
They did it after the Pulse nightclub shooting, now they’re doing it in El Paso and Dayton. Writing messages of hope and love after two incidents so filled with hate and despair https://t.co/qLlVgamt9c


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Chris Jansing
2 weeks ago:   Sunday Aug 4 - 10:18pm
Yo can see the overflow crowd is huge too - as El Paso gathers and religious leaders try to offer comfort https://t.co/2CNUlBTrEB


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Chris Jansing
2 weeks ago:   Sunday Aug 4 - 9:47pm
Hundreds gather in the sweltering El Paso heat for an Interfaith service to honor the victims and call for an end to “this culture of violence” https://t.co/AVPxUyfOnQ


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Chris Jansing
2 weeks ago:   Sunday Aug 4 - 4:56pm
Trump gun violence claims: “We’ve done much more than most administrations. We’ve done a lot and perhaps more has to be done. If you look at both of these cases that were both very mentally ill. A lot of things are happening” But McConnell isn’t calling back the Senate

Chris Jansing
2 weeks ago:   Sunday Aug 4 - 4:48pm
Mitch McConnell fractures shoulder in fall at Kentucky home, spokesman says https://t.co/wKNb3uM2oD

Chris Jansing
2 weeks ago:   Sunday Aug 4 - 4:45pm
Just now @POTUS said hate has no place in our country...we have to get it stopped...and he will be making a statement sometime tomorrow around 10. He had been silent on the two shootings except for Twitter

Chris Jansing
2 weeks ago:   Sunday Aug 4 - 12:37pm
Just released: Official mug shot of the El Paso shooting suspect https://t.co/eHKSrugJLQ


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Chris Jansing
2 weeks ago:   Sunday Aug 4 - 11:59am
@JulianCastro The shooter knew that he would be walking into a store where a lot of people would be carrying a gun. That did not deter him. The answer is to make sure that especially these semiautomatic weapons, these weapons of war, are not out on the street

Chris Jansing
2 weeks ago:   Sunday Aug 4 - 11:34am
Let me update my previous tweet. Members of Congress have a moral obligation to take action beyond thoughts, prayers and video games. As Eddie Glauber told @MeetThePress This is a moral inflection point

Chris Jansing
2 weeks ago:   Sunday Aug 4 - 11:16am
The Mayor of Dayton asks on @amjoyshow “When is enough enough?” It’s a question that poses a moral imperative to members of Congress who apparently believe thoughts and prayers are what they have to offfer in the face of mass murder

Chris Jansing
2 weeks ago:   Sunday Aug 4 - 11:02am
On MSNBC @FrankFigliuzzi1 tells Joy Reid it is important to call the El Paso shooting what it is: domestic terrorism

Chris Jansing
2 weeks ago:   Sunday Aug 4 - 10:14am
Just landed in Dallas en route to El Paso where at least 20 people died in a mass shooting. I woke up in Ohio, where another 9 were murdered in Dayton. Gabby Giffords is calling for a special session of Congress to address “this horrific national public safety threat.”

Chris Jansing
2 weeks ago:   Wednesday Jul 31 - 10:52pm
Yeah, what was that? https://t.co/gl4CkTO5EU

Chris Jansing
2 weeks ago:   Wednesday Jul 31 - 10:51pm
Math problem: This debate started an hour earlier and yet I’m only going to sleep 10 minutes earlier

Chris Jansing
2 weeks ago:   Wednesday Jul 31 - 10:47pm
Biden stepped up. Harris showed how difficult it is to win two in a row. Booker made the most of standing next to the front-runner. Others had some good moments, too. But hard to see how this dramatically changes the race. For sure: amazing to see the diversity on the stage.

Chris Jansing
2 weeks ago:   Wednesday Jul 31 - 10:41pm
Andrew Yang going after the no-tie haters!

Chris Jansing
2 weeks ago:   Wednesday Jul 31 - 10:34pm
Survey the stage and answer this question: which of the candidates won't have the $ and poll numbers to make the September debate?>?

Chris Jansing
2 weeks ago:   Wednesday Jul 31 - 10:27pm
Moscow Mitch gets a mention

Chris Jansing
2 weeks ago:   Wednesday Jul 31 - 9:44pm
"The first thing I'm going to do when I'm President is Clorox the Oval Office." Gillibrand is having a stronger night on both style and substance

Chris Jansing
2 weeks ago:   Wednesday Jul 31 - 9:32pm
RT @AlPawlowski: ... and he does it again! Second homerun of the night for Roberto Perez .. Tribe leads Astros, 7-4 in the 6th. https://t.co/PvmDd2cRmo


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Chris Jansing
2 weeks ago:   Wednesday Jul 31 - 9:27pm
Joe Biden and Tulsi Gabbard did indeed read the oppo research on Kamala Harris

Chris Jansing
2 weeks ago:   Wednesday Jul 31 - 9:22pm
Booker does a good job making the case that Biden's decades-old support of the crime bill matters in 2019

Chris Jansing
2 weeks ago:   Wednesday Jul 31 - 9:16pm
Booker to Biden: If you want to compare records, and frankly I'm shocked that you do, I am happy to do that

Chris Jansing
2 weeks ago:   Wednesday Jul 31 - 9:11pm
The target is on Biden's back, Booker just hit a bullseye.

Chris Jansing
2 weeks ago:   Wednesday Jul 31 - 9:00pm
Castro lands a blow to Biden

Chris Jansing
2 weeks ago:   Wednesday Jul 31 - 8:53pm
I don't know what math you do in New York, I don't know what math you do in California but I tell you that's a lot of money and there will be a deductible and it will be out of your paycheck -- Biden on Medicare for all

Chris Jansing
2 weeks ago:   Wednesday Jul 31 - 8:42pm
Harris to Biden: "Your plan does not cover everyone in America, by your staff's and your own definition....and in 2019 in America for a Democrat to be running for President with a plan that does not cover everyone, I think is without excuse." Biden: My plan will cover everyone

Chris Jansing
2 weeks ago:   Wednesday Jul 31 - 8:28pm
The reason this debate goes until 10:30 is that it took nearly half an hour to get a question.

Chris Jansing
2 weeks ago:   Wednesday Jul 31 - 8:27pm
Well, if the opening statement is an indication, Joe Biden came to play

Chris Jansing
2 weeks ago:   Wednesday Jul 31 - 8:14pm
The shot of the candidates during the rules recitation - with so many of them writing - made me think of Final Jeopardy. Any comments on this tweet should be in the form of a question.

Chris Jansing
2 weeks ago:   Wednesday Jul 31 - 8:08pm
I rewound to double check. Yep. That's what Biden definitely seemed to say to Kamala Harris: "Go easy on me, kid."

Chris Jansing
2 weeks ago:   Wednesday Jul 31 - 8:05pm
Biden bounds out with a skip in his step and calls Kamala Harris "kid" as they shake hands

Chris Jansing
2 weeks ago:   Wednesday Jul 31 - 8:01pm
Game on.

Chris Jansing
2 weeks ago:   Wednesday Jul 31 - 7:16am
In a new interview Trump says people calling him racist “don’t get away with it.” But a poll shows 51% of Americans believe the president is a racist

Chris Jansing
2 weeks ago:   Tuesday Jul 30 - 10:39pm
Did Buttigieg just say, “I’ll be in my 40s then”?

Chris Jansing
2 weeks ago:   Tuesday Jul 30 - 10:37pm
Hickenlooper says “What a night. I loved it”. How many viewers agree?

Chris Jansing
2 weeks ago:   Tuesday Jul 30 - 10:33pm
I’m not sure closing statements are necessary but truly puzzled why more candidates- knowing it’s coming and having time to write it - don’t do a better job of it.

Chris Jansing
2 weeks ago:   Tuesday Jul 30 - 10:29pm
Buttigieg to GOP “When the sun sets on your career and they are writing your story...you will be remembered for whether in this moment for this President you found the courage to stand up to him or you continue to put party over country “

Chris Jansing
2 weeks ago:   Tuesday Jul 30 - 10:11pm
Gotta be a GIF of Warren rubbing her hands together at the mention of John Delaney - net worth $65 million dollars - being subject to her proposed wealth tax on the richest 75,000 Americans

Chris Jansing
2 weeks ago:   Tuesday Jul 30 - 10:01pm
Anybody here thinks that corporate America gives one damn about the average American worker - you’re mistaken. If they can save five cents by going to China, Mexico Vietnam or anywhere else that’s exactly what they’ll do - Bernie Sanders agreeing with Warren

Chris Jansing
2 weeks ago:   Tuesday Jul 30 - 9:54pm
What would a Donald Trump-Marianne Williamson debate look like? Talk amongst yourselves.

Chris Jansing
2 weeks ago:   Tuesday Jul 30 - 9:50pm
Google trends says that thanks to Marianne Williamson “dark psychic force” is”having a moment”

Chris Jansing
2 weeks ago:   Tuesday Jul 30 - 9:48pm
Williamson is consistently getting the biggest ovations

Chris Jansing
2 weeks ago:   Tuesday Jul 30 - 9:35pm
Sanders: “I get a little bit tired of Democrats afraid of big ideas”. taking climate change. Tim Ryan: “Bernie, you don’t have to yell...and if we’re waiting for 2040 for a ban to come in on gasoline vehicles we’re screwed”

Chris Jansing
2 weeks ago:   Tuesday Jul 30 - 9:25pm
“We are more worried have a winning an argument and we are about winning election right now” Sen Klobuchar

Chris Jansing
2 weeks ago:   Tuesday Jul 30 - 9:21pm
Big cheer for Warren “I don’t understand why anybody goes through all the trouble of running for president of United States just to talk about what we really can’t do and shouldn’t fight for”

Chris Jansing
2 weeks ago:   Tuesday Jul 30 - 9:18pm
Elizabeth Warren is making the necessary argument for her candidacy - knowing many Dem voters this time are choosing pragmatism over progressivism and that means supporting someone more moderate that she is

Chris Jansing
3 weeks ago:   Monday Jul 29 - 2:15pm
The Quinnipiac national poll ahead of the debates tomorrow and Wednesday - Biden 34% (up 12pts since July 2 poll) Warren 15% (+1) Harris 12%. (-8) Sanders 11% (-2) Buttigieg 6% (+2) O’Rourke 2% (+1) Yang 2% (+1)

Chris Jansing
3 weeks ago:   Saturday Jul 27 - 9:43am
A brilliant piece of writing. A brilliant piece of writing https://t.co/OlAKcaiUU5

Chris Jansing
3 weeks ago:   Friday Jul 26 - 8:28am
Friends of felines alert! https://t.co/RHiF2p62Bw

Chris Jansing
3 weeks ago:   Wednesday Jul 24 - 10:52pm
Breaking: https://t.co/lpfQWt7iIq

Chris Jansing
3 weeks ago:   Wednesday Jul 24 - 3:32pm
Tomorrow at 2. I have some time to prep. https://t.co/ae9dyuG8hk

Chris Jansing
3 weeks ago:   Wednesday Jul 24 - 3:30pm
The afternoon session was more effective at eliciting information from Mueller. But how many people stuck with it for seven hours?

Chris Jansing
3 weeks ago:   Wednesday Jul 24 - 3:20pm
"Much more needs to be done to protect against this intrusion" - Mueller on election interference

Chris Jansing
3 weeks ago:   Wednesday Jul 24 - 2:47pm
It's been very slow https://t.co/XpKiiE8MfX

Chris Jansing
3 weeks ago:   Wednesday Jul 24 - 2:17pm
Break in hearing 2 and headline: Under questioning from @RepAdamSchiff Mueller contradicts WH talking point on the investigation: It is not a witch hunt. It is not a hoax

Chris Jansing
3 weeks ago:   Wednesday Jul 24 - 2:12pm
When asked about Trump encouraging Wikileaks email dumps: "Problematic is an understatement...and certainly calls for an investigation"

Chris Jansing
3 weeks ago:   Wednesday Jul 24 - 1:07pm
Mueller being sworn in for hearing #2

Chris Jansing
3 weeks ago:   Wednesday Jul 24 - 12:48pm
Democrats gambled on this. They got what they wanted in the first minute when @RepJerryNadler asked if the report found no obstruction and exonerates him. "It is not what the report says". But most of the rest didn't help their cause at all

Chris Jansing
3 weeks ago:   Wednesday Jul 24 - 12:40pm
Just now from @tedlieu ... for an audience that read the report, this hearing would be nothing new, but for an audience that didn’t, the hearing “should blow their minds.”

Chris Jansing
3 weeks ago:   Wednesday Jul 24 - 12:37pm
Oh my https://t.co/UqzoRw0Eor

Chris Jansing
3 weeks ago:   Wednesday Jul 24 - 12:11pm
"It now falls on us to hold President Trump accountable." - @RepEscobar

Chris Jansing
3 weeks ago:   Wednesday Jul 24 - 11:51am
It would be helpful if some members understood that testifying is for the witness.

Chris Jansing
3 weeks ago:   Wednesday Jul 24 - 10:39am
While Mueller testifies Dems are at @NAACP conference affirming the call for impeachment. Warren: I read the Mueller report… this is a man who has broken the law and he should be impeached. Booker: the Mueller report [has] enough of an indication for impeachment proceedings

Chris Jansing
3 weeks ago:   Wednesday Jul 24 - 10:26am
Mueller just reminded folks that there are still ongoing investigations

Chris Jansing
3 weeks ago:   Wednesday Jul 24 - 10:25am
Again, the yelling.

Chris Jansing
3 weeks ago:   Wednesday Jul 24 - 10:12am
At the first break, our crack NBCNews team counts 50 times Mueller deflected or declined to answer a question. As @clairecmc points out, being thoughtful and careful is almost extinct in modern day politics

Chris Jansing
3 weeks ago:   Wednesday Jul 24 - 10:05am
The yelling. Not helpful. Not that it's meant to be

Chris Jansing
3 weeks ago:   Wednesday Jul 24 - 9:56am
Some members of Congress NOT on the committee are in the room listening (@RepMaxineWaters and @MarkMeadows ) if there was any question about how much is at stake here

Chris Jansing
3 weeks ago:   Wednesday Jul 24 - 9:48am
Q: Why did the President of the United States want you fired? Mueller: I can't answer that question. But then Mueller says he stands by the report, which says desire to fire him was linked to investigating the President for obstruction -

Chris Jansing
3 weeks ago:   Wednesday Jul 24 - 9:45am
Why would any person of integrity want to serve in government when they can have their reputation (decorated Marine, FBI director under Bush) impugned in a partisan attack?

Chris Jansing
3 weeks ago:   Wednesday Jul 24 - 9:34am
Top Mueller answer to GOP Rep Chabot: “outside my purview”

Chris Jansing
3 weeks ago:   Wednesday Jul 24 - 9:21am
I’m not sure Mueller is the only one having trouble with some of these questions asked at auctioneer -speed