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Chris Jansing
22 hours ago:   Friday Jul 30 - 11:22pm
“This is a dire situation” ⁦@RepCori⁩ - sleeping outside the Capitol to draw attention to the expiring eviction moratorium. https://t.co/KxRI5EkzDp


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Chris Jansing
23 hours ago:   Friday Jul 30 - 10:37pm
I remember those slow summer news nights. Not any more. With a lot to dissect - joining me tonight @11thHour @EugeneDaniels2 @kavitapmd @BarbMcQuade @murtazaakhter @BillKristol @DrVMDS @rehemaellis

Chris Jansing
1 day ago:   Friday Jul 30 - 10:05pm
Simone Biles has decided to withdraw from the event finals for vault and the uneven bars. She hasn't decided yet whether to compete in the finals for floor exercise and balance beam.

Chris Jansing
1 day ago:   Friday Jul 30 - 10:03pm
"Oh, that was NOT my last swim" - @katieledecky after winning another gold in the Women's 800 freestyle.. shutting down speculation she might retire

Chris Jansing
1 day ago:   Friday Jul 30 - 9:09am
With more known about the highly transmissible Delta variant more mandates - including Broadway - now, productions are expected to be fully vaccinated - cast and crew.

Chris Jansing
1 day ago:   Thursday Jul 29 - 10:55pm
Minutes away from hosting @11thHour @VinGuptaMD @jpaceDC @spettypi @MichaelSteele @JuanitaTolliver Starting us off - hope you’ll join…

Chris Jansing
2 days ago:   Thursday Jul 29 - 5:19pm
“This is an American tragedy. People are dying and will die who don’t have to die. “ - @POTUS urging Americans to get vaccinated.

Chris Jansing
2 days ago:   Thursday Jul 29 - 5:04pm
The President, in blunt terms, outlining vaccinations as a matter of life and death - and is putting the pressure on federal workers and government contractors.

Chris Jansing
2 days ago:   Thursday Jul 29 - 11:56am
President Biden’s job approval rating remaining steady at 48% - unchanged from last month in new Monmouth poll. Big majorities supporting his Covid relief law 62% / infrastructure package 70% and health care/child care plan - 63% support

Chris Jansing
2 days ago:   Thursday Jul 29 - 11:12am
Can we all pause for a moment and just admire the incredible bravery shown these past few days by both Simone Biles and Suni Lee? Different, yes - but SO inspiring - and the best kind of athlete-ambassadors from the US to the world

Chris Jansing
2 days ago:   Thursday Jul 29 - 9:57am
Sitting in for @HallieJackson at 10am with a fantastic lineup. @sahilkapur @albamonica @apalmerdc @KellyO @GarrettHaake @TheRevAl @KerryNBC @shaqbrewster @meganranney @SenBobCasey @stephgosk @jdawsey1

Chris Jansing
2 days ago:   Thursday Jul 29 - 9:06am
Suni Lee from team USA is the new All Around gymnastics champion. She wins gold with Simone Biles cheering her on from the stands.

Chris Jansing
2 days ago:   Thursday Jul 29 - 7:00am
Suni Lee starts off the Women’s competition with a fantastic vault! Buckle up….

Chris Jansing
3 days ago:   Wednesday Jul 28 - 3:09pm
Biden, speaking in front of union members in PA - gets a big cheer when he announces a bi-partisan deal has been reached on infrastructure.

Chris Jansing
3 days ago:   Wednesday Jul 28 - 10:05am
Travel news: Starting August 2, England will allow vaccinated Americans to skip quarantine. The changes will apply to fully vaxxed people with an FDA or EMA vaccine  - they’ll still need to do the usual pre-departure test before arrival

Chris Jansing
3 days ago:   Wednesday Jul 28 - 7:38am
Watching men’s gymnastics live (I mean, just unbelievable what these guys do) and thinking as I have throughout the Games that I really should go to the gym. Still thinking…..

Chris Jansing
3 days ago:   Wednesday Jul 28 - 2:17am
Simone Biles has withdrawn from the individual all-around competition at the Olympics https://t.co/O2i5D7cOms


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Chris Jansing
3 days ago:   Tuesday Jul 27 - 10:38pm
Coming up as I sit in on @11thHour @JaxAlemany #JeremyBash @IrwinRedlenerMD @DrJeanneM @mmckinnon @dcstl @LlamasNBC

Chris Jansing
4 days ago:   Tuesday Jul 27 - 9:55pm
After today’s harrowing testimony by officers, Rep Andrew Clyde was asked if he stood by his comments that January 6th was a “normal tourist visit.”   Clyde: "I stand by that exact statement as I said it”

Chris Jansing
4 days ago:   Tuesday Jul 27 - 12:57pm
“Why is telling the truth hard?” asks Officer Dunn “So what I ask of you all is to get to the bottoms of what happened.”

Chris Jansing
4 days ago:   Tuesday Jul 27 - 11:57am
Sgt Gonell, vividly describing how on that day when the democracy was under attack - and his wife didn’t want him to go back to the Capitol - he put his country ahead of even his family and returned.

Chris Jansing
4 days ago:   Tuesday Jul 27 - 11:48am
Disturbing to hear how police felt caught unaware of what they were potentially facing. Just one of the “can’t happen again” issues that must be addressed by this investigation.

Chris Jansing
4 days ago:   Tuesday Jul 27 - 11:43am
“We are only here now because you guys were there then” - Kinzinger, thanking the officers

Chris Jansing
4 days ago:   Tuesday Jul 27 - 11:41am
“Democracies are not defined by our bad days,” says @AdamKinzinger - his voice breaking with emotion. “They’re defined by how we come back from bad days - how we take accountability for that.”

Chris Jansing
4 days ago:   Tuesday Jul 27 - 11:23am
“I want to thank you all for what you did to save us,” @RepLizCheney tells the 4 officers “It will not be forgotten” “You saved the day. You saved the Constitution @RepZoeLofgren

Chris Jansing
4 days ago:   Tuesday Jul 27 - 11:18am
"All of them (the rioters) - all of them were telling us 'Trump sent us'. It was not Antifa. It was not Black Lives Matters. It was his supporters" - Sgt Gonell

Chris Jansing
4 days ago:   Tuesday Jul 27 - 11:15am
"My blood is red. I'm an American citizen" Officer Dunn, on the ongoing trauma of the hate spewed at him on 1/6, repeatedly being called a n-----

Chris Jansing
4 days ago:   Tuesday Jul 27 - 11:00am
"We can never again allow democracy to be put in peril as it was on January 6th". Officer Dunn, one of the heroes we all are beyond fortunate to have serve.

Chris Jansing
4 days ago:   Tuesday Jul 27 - 10:57am
After telling another Black officer about the racial slurs, Dunn asked "Is this America?" adding, "I began sobbing, and officers came over to console me"

Chris Jansing
4 days ago:   Tuesday Jul 27 - 10:56am
Officer Dunn describes repeatedly being called the N-word by rioters - something that NEVER before happened when he was in uniform. He would later find out he was not alone. "To be candid, the rest of the afternoon was a blur," he says.

Chris Jansing
4 days ago:   Tuesday Jul 27 - 10:54am
The Biden administration is going to recommend the vaccinated wear masks in areas with low vaccination rates; struggling in recent days with how to respond to a rising number of cases and hospitalizations among those who are fully vaccinated.

Chris Jansing
4 days ago:   Tuesday Jul 27 - 10:52am
"Officers were being bloodied in the fighting," says Officer Dunn. "Many were screaming and many were blinded and coughing"

Chris Jansing
4 days ago:   Tuesday Jul 27 - 10:51am
Officer Harry Dunn describes being "stunned by what I saw" on 1/6, "desperate hand to hand fighting with rioters across the west lawn"

Chris Jansing
4 days ago:   Tuesday Jul 27 - 10:40am
"Do you think your little pea-shooter guns are going to stop this crowd? No. We're going in that building", says Officer Hodges of threats on 1/6, as "terrorists pushed through the line... One got his thumb in my right eye, attempting to gouge it out"

Chris Jansing
4 days ago:   Tuesday Jul 27 - 10:35am
"You will die on your knees" - one of the threats Officer Daniel Hodges faced as the crowd physically attacked him and his colleagues - giving Hodges a concussion among other injuries.

Chris Jansing
4 days ago:   Tuesday Jul 27 - 10:28am
"The indifference shown to my colleagues is disgraceful" says an outraged Officer Fanone, pounding the table

Chris Jansing
4 days ago:   Tuesday Jul 27 - 10:27am
THIS: "What makes the struggle harder and more painful is to know so many of my fellow citizens, including so many of the people I put my life at risk to defend, are downplaying or outright denying what happened."

Chris Jansing
4 days ago:   Tuesday Jul 27 - 10:25am
"I had been beaten unconscious and remained so for more than four minutes," Officer Fanone describes. "At the hospital doctors told me that I had suffered a heart attack. And I was later diagnosed with a concussion, traumatic brain injury and post traumatic stress disorder"

Chris Jansing
4 days ago:   Tuesday Jul 27 - 10:23am
Officer Fanone's first hand account of being assaulted and nearly killed is harrowing. "It is essential people understand what happened that tragic day," adding "I thought of my four daughters who might lose their dad"

Chris Jansing
4 days ago:   Tuesday Jul 27 - 10:19am
"I was grabbed, beaten, tased -all while being called a traitor to my country. I was at risk of being stripped of and killed with my own firearm, as I heard chants of 'Kill him with his own gun'. I can still hear those words in my head today" Michael Fanone Metro Police

Chris Jansing
4 days ago:   Tuesday Jul 27 - 10:15am
HERO: "To be honest, physical therapy is painful and hard. I could have lost my life that day. Not once but many times. But as soon as I recover from my injuries I will continue forward and proudly serve my country in the US Capitol Police." Sergeant Aquilino Gonell

Chris Jansing
4 days ago:   Tuesday Jul 27 - 10:14am
"That day continues to be a constant trauma...whether because of our physical or emotional injuries or both. Sadly, many of my colleagues have quietly resigned from the Capitol because of that day".

Chris Jansing
4 days ago:   Tuesday Jul 27 - 10:10am
Breaking down, Sgt Gronel describes a heart rending scene with his wife when he finally got home at 4 am on 1/7. "I had to push my wife away from me because she wanted to hug me. I told her no because of all the chemicals on my uniform"

Chris Jansing
4 days ago:   Tuesday Jul 27 - 10:07am
"I was being crushed by rioters. I could feel myself losing oxygen" - Sgt Gonell

Chris Jansing
4 days ago:   Tuesday Jul 27 - 10:06am
Describing the physical violence he and fellow officers faced as "horrific and devastating", Sgt Gonell says they were "punched, kicked, shoved, sprayed with chemical irritants, even blinded by eye damaging lasers by a violent mob"...who "even attacked us with the American flag"

Chris Jansing
4 days ago:   Tuesday Jul 27 - 10:01am
"On January 6th, I was more afraid to work at the Capitol than in my entire deployment to Iraq," says Capitol Police Sgt Gonell, a veteran. "To be honest, I did not recognize my follow citizens when they stormed the Capitol"

Chris Jansing
4 days ago:   Tuesday Jul 27 - 9:58am
Wiping away tears, Sgt Aquilino Gonell tells his story of coming to the US from the Dominican Republic "because this country gave me the opportunity to become anything I wanted"-a journey that lead him to defend the Capitol on 1/6.

Chris Jansing
4 days ago:   Tuesday Jul 27 - 9:54am
"Will we adhere to the rule of law? Will we preserve the peaceful transition of power? Or will be be so blinded by partisanship that we throw away the miracle of America? Do we hate our adversaries more than we love our country and revere our constitution?" @RepLizCheney

Chris Jansing
4 days ago:   Tuesday Jul 27 - 9:50am
"We are obligated to rise above politics" - Liz Cheney

Chris Jansing
4 days ago:   Tuesday Jul 27 - 9:50am
"We must know what happened here at the Capitol. We must also know what happened every minute of that day in the White House," @RepLizCheney "Every phone call, every conversation, every meeting leading up to and during the attack"

Chris Jansing
4 days ago:   Tuesday Jul 27 - 9:46am
"This threat hasn't gone away. It looms over our democracy like a dark cloud." @BennieGThompson after a chilling video of 1/6 is shown

Chris Jansing
4 days ago:   Tuesday Jul 27 - 9:40am
"They raced through the hallways chanting, 'Hang Mike Pence. Where's Nancy?' They stormed onto the Senate floor because they wanted to stop the Senate from certifying the election". @BennieGThompson leading into a video of the 1/6 violence.

Chris Jansing
4 days ago:   Tuesday Jul 27 - 9:30am
Four officers, in uniform, prepared to tell their stories - the fear, the pain, the violence - the truth from January 6th https://t.co/T0y4dgCwyA


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Chris Jansing
4 days ago:   Tuesday Jul 27 - 9:01am
And now to the Hill; January 6th hearing will give four officers the chance to tell their personal stories of the brutality that unfolded as Trump supporters tried to undo a free and fair election.

Chris Jansing
4 days ago:   Tuesday Jul 27 - 8:56am
Silver medal for Team USA in Women’s Team competition after a (understatement) highly emotional and dramatic gymnastics competition.

Chris Jansing
4 days ago:   Tuesday Jul 27 - 8:05am
“Physically she is fine,” Simone Biles’ coach writes to NBC. “But she is done for tonight”

Chris Jansing
4 days ago:   Tuesday Jul 27 - 7:53am
Now the word from NBC commentators is Simone’s withdrawal is not injury related.

Chris Jansing
4 days ago:   Tuesday Jul 27 - 7:47am
USA Gymnastics says “a medical issue” put Simone Biles out of the competition.

Chris Jansing
4 days ago:   Tuesday Jul 27 - 7:45am
Wow With SO much pressure, Team USA’s Suni Lee absolutely nails her uneven routine. Just an incredible clutch performance.

Chris Jansing
4 days ago:   Tuesday Jul 27 - 7:39am
In a nearly empty stadium, @hodakotb says she can hear Simone Biles cheering for her teammates after dropping out of the day’s competition.

Chris Jansing
4 days ago:   Tuesday Jul 27 - 7:29am
Shocking news. NBC reporting Simone Biles has pulled out of the gymnastics team competition. We don’t know why yet.

Chris Jansing
4 days ago:   Tuesday Jul 27 - 7:22am
Olympics spoiler alert: Rough start for Team USA Women’s gymnastics. Simone Biles still trying to find her rhythm - and on vault, which she absolutely dominates. Even GOATs are human.

Chris Jansing
4 days ago:   Monday Jul 26 - 10:55pm
Hope you’ll join me…. https://t.co/yis3MAhMZP

Chris Jansing
5 days ago:   Monday Jul 26 - 8:05pm
Gearing up for the start of a week sitting in for Brian Williams @11thHour

Chris Jansing
5 days ago:   Monday Jul 26 - 1:39pm
Trump’s long-time friend Thomas Barrack has pleaded not guilty to acting as a foreign agent of the United Arab Emirates and lying to the FBI about it. Barrack’s $250 million bond is secured by four properties and he will continue to be monitored by a GPS ankle bracelet.

Chris Jansing
5 days ago:   Monday Jul 26 - 10:15am
The U.S. will maintain existing foreign travel restrictions, “given where we are today with the Delta variant,” a WH official tells @mikememoli

Chris Jansing
5 days ago:   Monday Jul 26 - 10:07am
New York City workers will be required to be vaccinated - WNBC

Chris Jansing
5 days ago:   Sunday Jul 25 - 11:17pm
USA Men take home the GOLD in the 4 x 100! I feel for families who can’t be there but the home cams - and celebrations - show you can’t rob them of the joy and pride.

Chris Jansing
5 days ago:   Sunday Jul 25 - 10:32pm
"I fought tooth and nail...it was an awesome swim by her". A classy @katieledecky taking silver to Australia's Ariarne Titmus in one of the great matchups of these Games in the 400m Free. Also one of funniest/wildest reactions by a coach ever

Chris Jansing
6 days ago:   Sunday Jul 25 - 8:31pm
Simone Biles having an "off-night" still leaves me in awe. Sheesh. These women are incredible.

Chris Jansing
6 days ago:   Sunday Jul 25 - 8:22pm
Best headline award. Also, great story https://t.co/PlFpmGU4g9

Chris Jansing
6 days ago:   Sunday Jul 25 - 5:55pm
Team USA Men’s basketball team loses to France.

Chris Jansing
6 days ago:   Sunday Jul 25 - 12:14pm
@ChuckRosin It was Jodi Applegate. I came almost 2 years later

Chris Jansing
6 days ago:   Sunday Jul 25 - 12:13pm
It’s official. ⁦@SpeakerPelosi⁩ has appointed a second Republican to the January 6th Commission https://t.co/zS8XTSGeRm


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Chris Jansing
6 days ago:   Sunday Jul 25 - 8:41am
“Smoke rose from the blackened dirt as if the earth itself was roasting.” How a @nytimes journalist describes the largest wildfire in the US right now, the Bootleg Fire in Oregon

Chris Jansing
1 week ago:   Saturday Jul 24 - 9:25pm
Still obsessing over the moon - another gorgeous night. https://t.co/J5ClbM6Fc0


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Chris Jansing
1 week ago:   Friday Jul 23 - 8:39pm
What a gorgeous moon tonight Long Island, NY https://t.co/VRMOnlzU6x


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Chris Jansing
1 week ago:   Friday Jul 23 - 2:48pm
Accused foreign agent and long-time friend of Trump, Tom Barrack, will be released on bail after posting a whopping $250 Million bond (usually actually 10% of the amount). He is subject to significant restrictions particularly as it relates to travel.

Chris Jansing
1 week ago:   Friday Jul 23 - 9:59am
This is SOOO good (Thank you @tomhanks) https://t.co/7IsHIEG60u

Chris Jansing
1 week ago:   Friday Jul 23 - 9:52am
My hometown baseball team has a new name (finally) The Cleveland Guardians.

Chris Jansing
1 week ago:   Friday Jul 23 - 9:38am
Let the Games begin…. https://t.co/EnBrb8kjYl


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Chris Jansing
1 week ago:   Thursday Jul 22 - 9:15pm
@nytimes is reporting a coronavirus outbreak among young campers in upstate NY. As of Thursday morning, 31 of the camp’s 550 campers had tested positive - all under 12 - so too young to get vaccinated.

Chris Jansing
1 week ago:   Thursday Jul 22 - 4:43pm
@Yamiche You missed nothing. We missed YOU

Chris Jansing
1 week ago:   Thursday Jul 22 - 10:30am
"This is about seeking the truth" @SpeakerPelosi on the Jan 6 Select Committee saying she removed 2 GOP members for "ridiculous" statements

Chris Jansing
1 week ago:   Wednesday Jul 21 - 10:59am
About to sit in for @craigmelvin and among our guests @darakass on a host of new Covid stories

Chris Jansing
1 week ago:   Wednesday Jul 21 - 10:32am
“One of the last things they do before they’re intubated is beg me for the vaccine. I hold their hand and tell them that I’m sorry, but it’s too late.” - Alabama Dr. Brytney Cobia in an emotional Facebook post about dying coronavirus patients @aldotcom

Chris Jansing
1 week ago:   Wednesday Jul 21 - 8:33am
34,327,812: The number of confirmed cases of coronavirus in the US. That’s 68,726 more since yesterday. -Latest data from NBC and health officials

Chris Jansing
1 week ago:   Wednesday Jul 21 - 7:14am
"What we're doing is mandate. They needed to be safe, and the people they serve need to be safe" - NYC Mayor, on decision to require city hospital workers to get vaccinated or tested every week

Chris Jansing
1 week ago:   Wednesday Jul 21 - 6:03am
Life expectancy in the United States dropped by a year and a half in 2020 - driven by the coronavirus pandemic and the largest decline since World War II

Chris Jansing
1 week ago:   Tuesday Jul 20 - 9:55pm
Heartbreaking: a Georgia 5-year-old dies after contracting COVID amid coronavirus surge. He used to dance because it made strangers happy. https://t.co/nZ6oLuUUPl

Chris Jansing
1 week ago:   Tuesday Jul 20 - 12:02pm
Wally Funk is a hoot....and obviously a brilliant glass ceiling breaker. Her reaction to space flight: "I want to go again. Fast!"

Chris Jansing
1 week ago:   Tuesday Jul 20 - 11:33am
Harvey Weinstein has been extradited to California this morning where he faces more sexual assault charges. He’s currently serving a 23 year sentence near Buffalo, New York

Chris Jansing
1 week ago:   Tuesday Jul 20 - 9:24am
And the capsule is back! - we don't know how much for a ride but would you pay $250,000 to be launched into space? (Cue the jokes about all the people you'd like to launch into space permanently)

Chris Jansing
1 week ago:   Tuesday Jul 20 - 9:16am
Most exciting is that 82 year old Wally Funk on board Blue Origin (we can hear her whooping!). She was part of the Women in Space program but denied a space flight because she was a woman. She is now the oldest person ever in space.

Chris Jansing
1 week ago:   Tuesday Jul 20 - 9:12am
Incredible https://t.co/R3ovj5UmVH


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Chris Jansing
1 week ago:   Tuesday Jul 20 - 9:02am
Not taking sides in the billionaire space race. Happy to hitch a ride in either craft.

Chris Jansing
1 week ago:   Monday Jul 19 - 10:06pm
A 6th Texas House Democrat has tested positive for COVID in DC.

Chris Jansing
1 week ago:   Monday Jul 19 - 4:12pm
The Dow just had its worst day since October - down 725 - with investors increasingly anxious about a delta-led resurgence and what that will mean for the global economy

Chris Jansing
1 week ago:   Monday Jul 19 - 1:18pm
We now know the gymnast who tested positive for COVID Kara Eaker. At just 18 years old and reportedly vaccinated...she is in some ways a microcosm of what has experts worried right now. Younger patients. Breakthrough cases.

Chris Jansing
1 week ago:   Monday Jul 19 - 12:03pm
Shouted question the @POTUS didn't answer "Should the Olympics go forward, Mr President?