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Chris Jansing
2 minutes ago:   Wednesday Apr 1 - 11:23am
SPORTS FANS - Wimbledon the latest coronavirus casualty: “The Championships 2020 will be cancelled due to public health concerns linked to the coronavirus epidemic. The 134th Championships will instead be staged from 28 June to 11 July 2021.”

Chris Jansing
11 hours ago:   Tuesday Mar 31 - 11:56pm
@joebiden on potential running mates tells @11thHour There's probably going to be a process by mid-April to run the background checks on potential VPs even if Sanders is still in the race -- somewhere between six and ten of them. Says he's given a lot of thought to it.

Chris Jansing
11 hours ago:   Tuesday Mar 31 - 11:53pm
What did @JoeBiden have to say about @BernieSanders suggesting he still sees "a narrow path" to the nomination? "It's a hard decision. I'm not going to tell him whether to stay in or get out."

Chris Jansing
11 hours ago:   Tuesday Mar 31 - 11:47pm
“What’s going on? Who’s in charge? This is not rocket science.... There are things that should’ve been done a week ago, two weeks ago, a month ago." @JoeBiden "This is a war. You need a general” @11thHour

Chris Jansing
11 hours ago:   Tuesday Mar 31 - 11:40pm
"It'd be wise if Trump called Barack Obama" - @JoeBiden Trump said previously he didn't think he'd learn anything talking to past presidents

Chris Jansing
11 hours ago:   Tuesday Mar 31 - 11:38pm
@JoeBiden on Trump coronavirus response "I don't know what is holding him up. Those gowns for doctors and nurses. They're made of paper....the gloves...that's all within our capacity to get. We need it now now now..Who's in charge? This is not rocket science"

Chris Jansing
11 hours ago:   Tuesday Mar 31 - 11:34pm
@JoeBiden tells @11thHour "it's hard to envision that" - speaking of a crowded Democratic National Convention, but adds "we should listen to the scientists"

Chris Jansing
14 hours ago:   Tuesday Mar 31 - 8:56pm
“This is not the time to debate but the states were not slow to respond - the federal government was absent." @NYGovCuomo responding to Trump’s accusation that NY and NJ were slow to respond to coronavirus

Chris Jansing
15 hours ago:   Tuesday Mar 31 - 8:16pm
@NYGovCuomo issues a statement, after Trump suggested NY and NJ were late to respond to the coronavirus threat. "This is not the time to debate but the states were not slow to respond - the federal government was absent."

Chris Jansing
15 hours ago:   Tuesday Mar 31 - 7:45pm
More heartbreak in this great city: New York City’s death toll has crossed one thousand tonight. The new numbers: 1,096 people have died, 182 since last night at this time.

Chris Jansing
16 hours ago:   Tuesday Mar 31 - 7:09pm
"I don't think I would have done any better had I not been impeached. OK? I think that's a great tribute to something. Maybe to me" - Trump. I suppose it was inevitable - even with expectations 100,000 Americans may die - the briefing turns heavily to politics.

Chris Jansing
16 hours ago:   Tuesday Mar 31 - 6:44pm
The President says he not going to push Florida's governor to put restrictions in place, amid a briefing where he, Dr Fauci and Dr Birx have said many times & in many ways that the ONLY way to mitigate the number of deaths is if people shelter-in-place.

Chris Jansing
16 hours ago:   Tuesday Mar 31 - 6:29pm
"It's not the flu. It's vicious" - Trump

Chris Jansing
17 hours ago:   Tuesday Mar 31 - 6:23pm
The question was asked about 26 million tests that were promised and the answer is 'we're trying to get people to use half a million tests that are sitting around"? It still sounds like a constant game of catch up

Chris Jansing
17 hours ago:   Tuesday Mar 31 - 6:18pm
Washington state early - about two weeks before NY or NJ - really decided to mitigate before they saw a big number of cases. That's how they've keep cases down. The message to other states: If you wait until you see a spike before putting strong limits in place, it's too late

Chris Jansing
17 hours ago:   Tuesday Mar 31 - 6:09pm
Asked about the difficult-to-digest number of 100,000 Americans dying - Fauci says "The answer is yes. As sobering a number as that is, we should be prepared for it." Reiterates the essential factor: people all following restrictions.

Chris Jansing
17 hours ago:   Tuesday Mar 31 - 6:06pm
"That's our real number. 100,000 to 200,000 lives" lost. But if EVERYONE cooperates mortality could go down. Dr Birx. Fauci says "We're going to do everything we can to get it significantly below that"

Chris Jansing
17 hours ago:   Tuesday Mar 31 - 5:57pm
"We've got to brace ourselves..we're going to see things go up" - Dr Fauci says though that we can't let that discourage us because mitigation is working.

Chris Jansing
17 hours ago:   Tuesday Mar 31 - 5:55pm
Dr Birx on what is a call to battle for everyone: "There's no magic bullet, there's no magic vaccine or therapy. It's just behaviors. Each of our behaviors translating into something that changes the course of this pandemic over the next 30 days"

Chris Jansing
17 hours ago:   Tuesday Mar 31 - 5:44pm
Trump hasn't been this sober through the crisis, now calling for prayers for people on the front lines of fighting the pandemic

Chris Jansing
17 hours ago:   Tuesday Mar 31 - 5:42pm
"This is going to be a rough two week period, as we approach that really important day when we see things get better...It's going to be like a burst of light" @POTUS

Chris Jansing
17 hours ago:   Tuesday Mar 31 - 5:35pm
Today's briefing: Dr Birx will explain the the data that formed the basis for the April 30 extension. Then Dr. Fauci on why the guidelines must be followed for the next 30 days. The President acknowledges it's a matter of life and death

Chris Jansing
17 hours ago:   Tuesday Mar 31 - 5:34pm
A new Harris poll shows widespread support for aggressive measures like mandatory health screenings and government cellphone tracking fight the spread of coronavirus

Chris Jansing
19 hours ago:   Tuesday Mar 31 - 4:07pm
I know our health is the most important thing - but my heart breaks for the HS and college students and families who won’t have a graduation - a party - maybe they didn’t even get to say goodbye to friends. And the world they’re facing is SO challenging https://t.co/OWAR0XqamR

Chris Jansing
23 hours ago:   Tuesday Mar 31 - 12:09pm
When will NY see the worst? Cuomo says "There are five different models and almost no two are the same. The range on the apex is 7 to 21 days."

Chris Jansing
23 hours ago:   Tuesday Mar 31 - 12:05pm
@NYGovCuomo showing the apple doesn't fall far from the tree. He talks about his dad being tough. Well, now the second Gov Cuomo is not the least bit concerned with you being bored, any more than his father would be. And tired of you not listening to "Stay Home"

Chris Jansing
23 hours ago:   Tuesday Mar 31 - 12:01pm
Gov Cuomo says his brother was out for work, "He's smart, he's social distancing. But you wind up exposing yourself. " And say now the concern is, did he infect his wife or kids to the virus? "It's all of our families. And this virus is that insidious."

Chris Jansing
23 hours ago:   Tuesday Mar 31 - 11:56am
"My brother Chris is positive for coronavirus. Found out this morning. Now he is going to be fine. He's young, in good shape, strong. Not as strong as he thinks...but there's a lesson in this. He's an essential worker. He's been out there. @NYGovCuomo "

Chris Jansing
23 hours ago:   Tuesday Mar 31 - 11:54am
"I know it's hard to stay at home. I know everyone thinks I can go out and I can be smart....That IS NOT TRUE. And it's not just about you. It's not just your health and your life you're playing with my friend." @NYGovCuomo

Chris Jansing
23 hours ago:   Tuesday Mar 31 - 11:51am
We were told it is going to get worse: NY has seen an increase of 332 deaths from coronavirus since yesterday - yesterday’s increase was 253.

Chris Jansing
1 day ago:   Monday Mar 30 - 8:38pm
Great @paulkrugman analysis: "The US economy is being put into a medically induced coma. We're going to be seeing unemployment numbers possibly higher than the Great Depression but it won't mean the same thing" @allinwithchris

Chris Jansing
1 day ago:   Monday Mar 30 - 7:55pm
Today is National Doctors' Day. Usually, I think these random “days” are silly. Not this year. It is remarkable what’s being done in hospitals now under unimaginable stress and too often without proper equipment. So we honor doctors & their extraordinary work - and say THANK YOU

Chris Jansing
1 day ago:   Monday Mar 30 - 7:12pm
NEW NYC numbers: Since yesterday evening 138 more people have died in NYC from COVID-19, now 914 total deaths. 20% of all positive cases have resulted in hospitalization, 50% of those have been in people age 75 and over. @NBCInvestigates

Chris Jansing
1 day ago:   Monday Mar 30 - 6:23pm
No one can say there weren't warnings about close quarters in jails and prisons... https://t.co/hoS5YX4EGT

Chris Jansing
1 day ago:   Monday Mar 30 - 6:10pm
When asked when the US per capita testing may match South Korea's Trump says "I know South Korea better than anybody." And instead of answering that question, he says, @yamiche should congratulate the people who are doing the testing - "instead of asking a really snarky question"

Chris Jansing
1 day ago:   Monday Mar 30 - 6:05pm
As he did yesterday - when asked about his own statements in the past (in this case downplaying the crisis and saying coronavirus will just disappear) Trump goes after the reporter and calls it a "nasty, snarky question"

Chris Jansing
1 day ago:   Monday Mar 30 - 6:03pm
Dr Fauci says it's likely coronavirus will return in the fall but the US will be much better prepared to handle it

Chris Jansing
1 day ago:   Monday Mar 30 - 5:49pm
Nearly 10 minutes of today's coronavirus briefing was taken by six company executives who alternately gave shout outs to their own products, called for a return to the Bible, and praised Trump's leadership.

Chris Jansing
1 day ago:   Monday Mar 30 - 5:44pm
A federal judge has temporarily blocked an effort in Texas to stop almost all abortions during the pandemic - hearing on April 13. @PeteWilliamsNBC

Chris Jansing
1 day ago:   Monday Mar 30 - 5:42pm
Arizona the latest state - along with Virginia, Maryland and DC - to issue a stay at home order. NY Times say 3 out of every 4 Americans will soon be under instructions to stay indoors. https://t.co/eyzQRkSMma

Chris Jansing
1 day ago:   Monday Mar 30 - 5:32pm
The My Pillow guy is now selling Trump instead.

Chris Jansing
1 day ago:   Monday Mar 30 - 5:31pm
Yes, that's the My Pillow guy

Chris Jansing
1 day ago:   Monday Mar 30 - 5:25pm
A gust of wind in the Rose Garden: "My hair's blowing around. And it's mine. " -Trump

Chris Jansing
1 day ago:   Monday Mar 30 - 5:21pm
Trump pulling out a “point of care” test - which produce a result in a matter of minutes. Officials say they will start delivering the tests tomorrow https://t.co/cW96iPY40N


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Chris Jansing
1 day ago:   Monday Mar 30 - 5:14pm
"Our future is in our own hands" - Trump arguing for continued social distancing. "Challenging times are ahead for the next 30 days...we're putting it all on the line"

Chris Jansing
1 day ago:   Monday Mar 30 - 1:45pm
“I’m a tangler”. Cuomo scoffs at the idea he’s unwilling to go up against Trump but adds “This is no time for politics. Lead by example. I’m not running for President. I was never running for President”

Chris Jansing
1 day ago:   Monday Mar 30 - 1:40pm
Asked about Trump’s suggestion that PPE are going out the the back door of hospitals, @NYGovCuomo says “I don’t know what he’s trying to say with that inference. If he wants to make an accusation, make an accusation”

Chris Jansing
1 day ago:   Monday Mar 30 - 1:35pm
Making a plea for putting politics aside @NYGovCuomo “If there ever was a time for unity this, my friend, is the moment”

Chris Jansing
1 day ago:   Monday Mar 30 - 1:27pm
“STAY AT HOME - I don’t know how many ways to make the same point!” @NYGovCuomo says the isolation can be oppressive “but it is better than the alternative” after announcing 253 people dies in NY since yesterday’s update. Total now 1218 fatalities

Chris Jansing
1 day ago:   Monday Mar 30 - 1:24pm
No American is immune to this virus. What is happening in New York is not an anomaly. What you see us going through here you’ll see all across the country” - @NYGovCuomo

Chris Jansing
1 day ago:   Monday Mar 30 - 12:09pm
We have to convert whole hospitals into Intensive Care Units. That’s how dire the situation is expected to get in the next couple of weeks. This is beyond anyone’s imagination. @NYCMayor

Chris Jansing
1 day ago:   Monday Mar 30 - 11:48am
Here we go folks- 1pm Eastern. The debut of my home TV studio which used to be my dining room. Wish me luck! ⁦@MSNBChttps://t.co/gwDWNbSVNm


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Chris Jansing
2 days ago:   Monday Mar 30 - 8:44am
On the phone with Fox and Friends Trump says his next call is to “a gentleman named Vladimir Putin” about oil prices - then veers off into James Comey and “the hoax”

Chris Jansing
2 days ago:   Monday Mar 30 - 8:34am
Trump takes credit for @NYGovCuomo 87% approval rating “ One of the reasons his numbers are high is because of the federal government. One of the reasons he’s been successful is because we’ve helped make him successful. I think he’d be a better candidate than sleepy Joe”

Chris Jansing
2 days ago:   Monday Mar 30 - 8:26am
Trump again disputes NY’s need for ventilators: “I think New York should be fine. Based on the numbers we see they should have more than enough. I’m hearing stories that anywhere from 2 to 4 thousand have been sent and they’re not used” - but provides no proof beyond “stories”

Chris Jansing
2 days ago:   Monday Mar 30 - 8:20am
Trump callls @SpeakerPelosi “a sick puppy” and says her district - “the area she’s in charge of has become a slum”

Chris Jansing
2 days ago:   Monday Mar 30 - 8:18am
Trump on Fox and Friends “I cannot imagine any President being able to do any more than we’ve done. We started with empty shelves”

Chris Jansing
2 days ago:   Monday Mar 30 - 7:58am
New Siena College Coronavirus Poll: 87% of New Yorkers approve of Gov. Cuomo’s handling of the pandemic. 41% Approve of Trump’s handling of it

Chris Jansing
2 days ago:   Sunday Mar 29 - 7:13pm
Headline from briefing: Expect the peak in 2 weeks and in the meantime, the "slow the spread" guidelines extended until April 30th

Chris Jansing
2 days ago:   Sunday Mar 29 - 7:03pm
"When they don't want the President of the United States to have a voice, you're not talking about democracy anymore" - Trump, who has gotten more airtime, more column inches and arguably more attention than any sitting President in history...again attacking the media

Chris Jansing
2 days ago:   Sunday Mar 29 - 6:57pm
Trump, raising his voice: "We are doing a job the likes of which have never been done before. And there are a couple of people that know that but for political reasons, let's say they're Democrats..they don't want to give this administration credit"

Chris Jansing
2 days ago:   Sunday Mar 29 - 6:53pm
Now Trump is going after @JDiamond1 after HE quotes Trump to himself

Chris Jansing
2 days ago:   Sunday Mar 29 - 6:51pm
Could the April 30th guidelines be extended? "Well, we hope not...We just can't take a chance"

Chris Jansing
2 days ago:   Sunday Mar 29 - 6:43pm
Still no clear answer to a simple question: Will everyone who needs a ventilator get a ventilator?

Chris Jansing
2 days ago:   Sunday Mar 29 - 6:37pm
The job of a White House reporter isn't to be nice. It IS to ask important questions and be professional. Both of which @Yamiche just did, under difficult circumstances (i.e, the President denying he said something that's actually on tape)

Chris Jansing
2 days ago:   Sunday Mar 29 - 6:30pm
Answer to a question asking about on Trump's own words: @yamiche is told "Be nice. Don't be threatening. Be nice"

Chris Jansing
2 days ago:   Sunday Mar 29 - 6:23pm
"I wish we could have our old life back"

Chris Jansing
2 days ago:   Sunday Mar 29 - 6:23pm
Trump says Easter was aspirational -- and "we know much more now" Easter should be the peak number and then come down.

Chris Jansing
2 days ago:   Sunday Mar 29 - 6:20pm
Dr Fauci says extending guidelines to April 30th is wise and prudent -- but doesn't rule out 100,000 Americans could die from coronavirus...if we don't mitigate "What we're trying to do is not let that happen"

Chris Jansing
2 days ago:   Sunday Mar 29 - 6:17pm
Asked by @KellyO to clarify if he believe there's been improper conduct with supplies: "We're delivering millions and millions of different products and all I hear is, 'Can we get some more'... I don't think it's hoarding. I think it's maybe worse than hoarding"

Chris Jansing
2 days ago:   Sunday Mar 29 - 6:13pm
The President, who recently suggested Easter as the end of the national shutdown, now tells Americans there's at least another month of this: April 30

Chris Jansing
2 days ago:   Sunday Mar 29 - 6:11pm
"Expect by June 1st we will be well on our way to recovery" - Trump

Chris Jansing
2 days ago:   Sunday Mar 29 - 6:11pm
"Nothing would be worse than declaring victory before the victory is won". Trump extends guidelines to April 30th - details coming on Tuesday

Chris Jansing
2 days ago:   Sunday Mar 29 - 6:07pm
The President looking into new ways to help restaurants after talking to Wolfgang Puck

Chris Jansing
2 days ago:   Sunday Mar 29 - 6:04pm
As we witness the heroic efforts of medical staffs around the country with growing numbers of them testing positive and even dying - in some cases for lack of PPE - the President seems to accuse them of stealing/wasting masks?

Chris Jansing
2 days ago:   Sunday Mar 29 - 5:59pm
WH briefing: One NY hospital that used 10-20,000 masks per week now using 2-300,000 per week. Trump's take: "How does that happen? Where are the masks going? Are they going out the back door?" Doesn't see how that could be happening

Chris Jansing
3 days ago:   Sunday Mar 29 - 9:55am
New WashPo poll shows Trump has moved from what was a seven-point deficit in February to a near tie with Biden today, who still leads 49 to 47 percent. The enthusiasm gap is striking: 55% of Trump supporters are very enthusiastic about backing him vs 32% of Biden’s supporters.

Chris Jansing
3 days ago:   Saturday Mar 28 - 9:38pm
After suggesting a few times earlier today it might happen - Trump talked to the Governors of NY, NJ and CT, and tweeted “a quarantine will not be necessary .” No mandatory quarantines but instead a “strong travel advisory” from the CDC

Chris Jansing
3 days ago:   Saturday Mar 28 - 9:30pm
Coronavirus Update: Now 120,124 cases including 2002 fatalities. That includes 9 more reported deaths in Orange, Santa Clara and Ventura Counties in CA and 2 deaths in Arizona @NBCNews

Chris Jansing
3 days ago:   Saturday Mar 28 - 2:56pm
It seems a little weird that I’ve started taking photos of what I make for dinner https://t.co/78St0whQTH


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Chris Jansing
3 days ago:   Saturday Mar 28 - 2:12pm
The USNS Comfort about to set sail for NY - thank you to all who worked quickly and tirelessly to get it ready to move so quickly https://t.co/EWnF02tj9b


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Chris Jansing
3 days ago:   Saturday Mar 28 - 2:02pm
Trump says in Norfolk that “fairly soon” he will be deciding on enforceable quarantines in NY CT NJ

Chris Jansing
3 days ago:   Saturday Mar 28 - 1:09pm
Trump says he’a looking into a possible quarantine, in “NY, parts of CT, and parts of NJ. It will be for a short period of time if at all.” But @NYGovCuomo says he doesn’t like the sound of that https://t.co/bbowtyxM0f


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Chris Jansing
3 days ago:   Saturday Mar 28 - 1:05pm
Trump says we don’t want New Yorkers going down to Florida

Chris Jansing
4 days ago:   Saturday Mar 28 - 11:01am
New 2020 poll has Joe Biden up 49-40 percent over Donald Trump. 11 percent would vote for someone else or are undecided. 63% approve of Biden’s commitment to choose a female running mate. (Fox News poll)

Chris Jansing
4 days ago:   Saturday Mar 28 - 6:42am
I second that!! Thank you to all the health care workers everywhere - emblazoned on the Eiffel Tower https://t.co/RMp44BHHVN


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Chris Jansing
4 days ago:   Friday Mar 27 - 7:00pm
Pressed by @PeterAlexander Trump won't commit to a timeline for coronavirus restrictions are lifted - no mention of Easter. That backs up what Dr Fauci suggested that Easter was "aspirational" and they are following the data

Chris Jansing
4 days ago:   Friday Mar 27 - 6:57pm
So Trump suggests at the beginning of the briefing that there may be so many ventilators, the US may send them to other countries. Now, when a reporter ask him if every state needing ventilators will get them, he says "Don't be a cutie-pie"

Chris Jansing
4 days ago:   Friday Mar 27 - 6:54pm
Cutie Pie

Chris Jansing
4 days ago:   Friday Mar 27 - 6:44pm
"You can call it a germ. You can call it a flu. You can call it a virus. You can call it many different names. I'm not sure anyone even knows what it is." - Trump on coronaVIRUS

Chris Jansing
4 days ago:   Friday Mar 27 - 6:42pm
What would Trump tell anxious, antsy little kids? "I would say that they have a duty to sit back, watch, behave, wash their hands, stay in the apartment with mom and dad...just learn from it...ultimately we're doing it for them"

Chris Jansing
4 days ago:   Friday Mar 27 - 6:38pm
Trump on the economy: "I think we're going to have an absolute incredible fourth quarter. Predicts "as soon we get rid of this we're going to have an explosion upward"

Chris Jansing
4 days ago:   Friday Mar 27 - 6:36pm
"I think this could be the first time you heard it." Trump says he talking to the top economic minds in the world (and says he knows them) about how to bring companies back to health, including airlines and Boeing.

Chris Jansing
4 days ago:   Friday Mar 27 - 6:32pm
How long are we going to have to live like this? Trump: "Depends...we have to flatten the curve...I certainly want to get it open but I want it to open safe." Says he hopes it won't be months and says "the people have been incredible"

Chris Jansing
4 days ago:   Friday Mar 27 - 6:29pm
The President makes it clear to governors that if he thinks they aren't appreciative of the hard work he and the administration are doing, he won't call them back. Federal response tied to praise?

Chris Jansing
4 days ago:   Friday Mar 27 - 6:26pm
"I have spirit for this country....I'm not going to be jumping around in a huddle". Trump (who says it's a fair question) asked if he should be going to Norfolk tomorrow for a medical ship departure when Americans are being asked to shelter in place

Chris Jansing
4 days ago:   Friday Mar 27 - 6:23pm
"I want them to be appreciative." Trump, when asked what he wants from Governors who have complained about the federal response

Chris Jansing
4 days ago:   Friday Mar 27 - 6:21pm
Trump complains Cuomo's estimates are "high, could be very high" on ventilators "We're going to see". Then says if too many are made, he'll send them elsewhere.

Chris Jansing
4 days ago:   Friday Mar 27 - 6:18pm
Trump says part of his debate with General Motors that pushed him to invoke the PDA was in part about cost --but admits he "didn't go into it with a very favorable view" because of where they had plants and their treatment of Ohio.

Chris Jansing
4 days ago:   Friday Mar 27 - 6:15pm
You see all of these countries going through so much. Going through such hell...And we're gonna be in very good shape in terms of certain equipment that is very hard to get, very hard to manufacture and at the right time we'll be distributing that equipment throughout the world