Jonathan Karl 23 hours ago:   Thursday Feb 21 - 7:29am RT @BeschlossDC: At White House, JFK and LBJ nervously watch John Glenn’s launch into earth orbit, with Congressional leaders (Boggs, Albert, Humphrey, Mansfield) this morning 1962: #JFKLibraryhttps://t.co/NDJgGMaO1M
Link to Image Jonathan Karl 6 days ago:   Friday Feb 15 - 7:58am RT @SteveRattner: This may be the most economically ignorant statement I have ver read. https://t.co/6iURWXEaq9 Jonathan Karl 1 week ago:   Thursday Feb 14 - 9:29pm Tomorrow @POTUS will announce $8 billion for the wall:
$1.375 billion appropriations bill
Plus exec action:
$600 million - Treasury's drug forfeiture fund
$2.5 billion - DoD's drug interdiction program
Plus emergency declaration:
$3.5 billion DoD mil construction budget Jonathan Karl 1 week ago:   Thursday Feb 14 - 7:05pm RT @andrewrsorkin: There is a financial literacy epidemic in America.
Quick lesson: NYC wasn’t handing cash to Amazon. It was an incentive program based on job creation, producing tax revenue.
There isn’t a $3 billion pile of money that can now be spent on subways or education. Jonathan Karl 1 week ago:   Thursday Feb 14 - 6:37pm RT @KFaulders: NEW from me, @jonkarl & @MLevineReports -- National emergency will be blocked by courts temporarily, DOJ warns White House...Senior WH officials tell us the White House is confident the administration can ultimately win the case on appeal.
https://t.co/xwq2oaollR Jonathan Karl 1 week ago:   Thursday Feb 14 - 6:24pm More here: https://t.co/WHfnyvZ6Glhttps://t.co/9NLfGD5ZIS Jonathan Karl 1 week ago:   Thursday Feb 14 - 6:21pm SCOOP: DOJ has warned the White House an emergency declaration is nearly certain to be blocked by the courts on at least a temporary basis, preventing immediate implementation of the president's plan to pay for the wall. However, WH believes they can ultimately win on appeal. Jonathan Karl 1 week ago:   Thursday Feb 14 - 9:53am RT @RandyRRQuaid: Happy Valentines Day, California! 💚 https://t.co/qD7FId2Uf0
Link to Image Jonathan Karl 1 week ago:   Tuesday Feb 12 - 11:21pm RT @ZekeJMiller: WASHINGTON (AP) — The national debt has passed a new milestone, topping $22 trillion for the first time. Jonathan Karl 1 week ago:   Tuesday Feb 12 - 11:07pm RT @ABCWorldNews: ‘I’M NOT HAPPY’: Trump did not say whether he would support a deal struck by negotiators from both parties in Congress to fund the government before a partial shutdown Friday, with substantially less money for a wall than he has demanded. @JonKarl reports. https://t.co/2FvGMG0pLbhttps://t.co/ZzmCqRPSO0
Link to Image Jonathan Karl 1 week ago:   Tuesday Feb 12 - 6:44pm RT @TerryMoran: Former Trump attorney says he thinks the Russia probe will end in silence from Mueller and calls it “a terrible waste of time.”
“I don't think there'll be a report,” John Dowd tells ABC News' podcast, "The Investigation" 🔊: https://t.co/jmpOvC7jBO Jonathan Karl 1 week ago:   Tuesday Feb 12 - 6:44pm RT @FrankLuntz: "The debt figure has been rising at a faster pace following passage of $1.5 trillion tax cuts in December 2017 and action by Congress last year to increase spending on domestic and military programs."
https://t.co/WcJfVWh15d Jonathan Karl 1 week ago:   Tuesday Feb 12 - 10:55am RT @jaketapper: VP Cheney’s cardiologist has a question https://t.co/cHHlYeCkXV Jonathan Karl 1 week ago:   Tuesday Feb 12 - 10:44am RT @peterbakernyt: McConnell embraces border spending deal and even without explicit Trump endorsement says he hopes "the Senate can act on this legislation in short order." Jonathan Karl 1 week ago:   Tuesday Feb 12 - 7:34am RT @Santucci: “I don't think there'll be a report,” ex Trump lawyer John Dowd told @ABC on "The Investigation," new podcast focused probe led by special counsel Mueller. “I will be shocked if anything regarding the president is made public, other than ‘We're done.’” https://t.co/l058FPpHqE Jonathan Karl 1 week ago:   Sunday Feb 10 - 3:36pm RT @BeschlossDC: Abraham Lincoln and son Tad, this week 1865, two months before his assassination: https://t.co/H9lQrT29nv
Link to Image Jonathan Karl 2 weeks ago:   Tuesday Feb 5 - 10:30pm The president and his speechwriters have accomplished something remarkable here tonight — striking several themes that have drawn applause from both sides of the chamber. That is not unusual for a state of the union, but it is unusual for this President. #SOTU Jonathan Karl 2 weeks ago:   Tuesday Feb 5 - 9:49pm Biggest applause line of the speech: “We also have more women serving in Congress than ever before.” #StateOfTheUnion2019 Jonathan Karl 2 weeks ago:   Tuesday Feb 5 - 9:32pm RT @seungminkim: I really love this @SenJohnKennedy tradition for #SOTU.https://t.co/jvi5W1zVdK
Link to Image Jonathan Karl 2 weeks ago:   Sunday Feb 3 - 8:20pm Wardrobe malfunction! Jonathan Karl 2 weeks ago:   Sunday Feb 3 - 11:01am “The pope’s visit will send a strong signal across the region and world: People with different beliefs can live, work and worship together. Reverence, respect and compassion are core common values.” https://t.co/KQJ0TILFca Jonathan Karl 2 weeks ago:   Sunday Feb 3 - 10:55am The first Papal trip to the Arabian peninsula https://t.co/H6Lp57Xb0q Jonathan Karl 3 weeks ago:   Friday Feb 1 - 12:00am RT @Santucci: Sources tell @ABC News the blocked calls that many Congressional investigators long believed were between Donald Trump Jr and his father were NOT - instead to longtime Trump family friends https://t.co/Vh0S9LKn7l Jonathan Karl 3 weeks ago:   Thursday Jan 31 - 11:59pm RT @ABCWorldNews: MIXED MESSAGES: Pres. Trump summoned his Intelligence Chiefs to the Oval Office after their testimony in front of the American people contradicted him on Syria, Russia, North Korea and ISIS, with Trump now saying they were misquoted. @jonkarl reports. https://t.co/3peUkx0nhAhttps://t.co/V4dKJSTuU3
Link to Image Jonathan Karl 3 weeks ago:   Wednesday Jan 30 - 5:41pm RT @rickklein: our good friend @jonward11 wrote a heck of a great book, and @jonkarl and I were thrilled to be able to talk about it. "Camelot's End" is filled with stories (Carter vs. Kennedy) as relevant today as ever. https://t.co/MviD1iGWVh Jonathan Karl 3 weeks ago:   Tuesday Jan 29 - 10:07pm Hop on the bus, Gus
You don't need to discuss much
Just drop off the key, Lee
And get yourself free
(Or hang out in the EEOB and continue to collect $179,900 salary while you collect your thoughts) https://t.co/8Ks8eaSU9H Jonathan Karl 3 weeks ago:   Tuesday Jan 29 - 9:51pm RT @AnnieLinskey: "Let's eliminate all of that": With a single rhetorical flourish, Sen. Kamala Harris stepped into the risky turf of health care specifics via @annielinskeyhttps://t.co/Xs2i4p8EFq Jonathan Karl 3 weeks ago:   Tuesday Jan 29 - 3:59pm RT @FiringLineShow: "It's one of the most loathsome, disgusting crimes that I prosecuted...and I was the U.S. attorney in New Jersey."
@ChrisChristie talks about prosecuting Charles Kushner for tax evasion, illegal campaign contributions and witness tampering. #FiringLineShowPBShttps://t.co/rBNn0j0bCY
Link to Image Jonathan Karl 3 weeks ago:   Monday Jan 28 - 4:31pm Just in — @realDonaldTrump and @SpeakerPelosi spoke today at 3:55. The Speaker invited the President to give his state of the union address on February 5 Jonathan Karl 3 weeks ago:   Monday Jan 28 - 4:13pm RT @meridithmcgraw: .@PressSec tells @jonkarl that the president “doesn’t want to go through another shutdown.” But she wouldn’t say if the president supports bipartisan legislation to prevent a shutdown from happening again. Jonathan Karl 3 weeks ago:   Monday Jan 28 - 4:10pm RT @ThisWeekABC: "The president doesn't want to go through another shutdown," Sarah Sanders tells @jonkarl.
"Ideally Democrats would take the next three weeks to negotiate in good faith, as they've indicated that they would, and come up with a deal that makes sense." https://t.co/lVT5bjgFlrhttps://t.co/m2eeXZAmnP
Link to Image Jonathan Karl 4 weeks ago:   Thursday Jan 24 - 5:17pm I asked Trump about putting off the State of Union. He said it was up to @SpeakerPelosi and that what she said was “reasonable” — that the speech should come after the shutdown is over. https://t.co/5cmf1JkXGo
Link to Image Jonathan Karl 1 month ago:   Tuesday Jan 22 - 8:24am RT @BretBaier: Don’t take anything for granted - every day is a blessing - and family is everything. It’s always good to remind yourself of that - before something does it for you. #countyourblessings Jonathan Karl 1 month ago:   Tuesday Jan 22 - 8:24am RT @Santucci: 9 days after Trump won, as many clamored for meetings with his transition team, the producer of “The Apprentice,” Mark Burnett, reached out to one of Trump’s closest advisers to see if he would sit down with a banker who has long held ties to Russia https://t.co/eAs55VTV1A Jonathan Karl 1 month ago:   Monday Jan 21 - 11:31pm RT @KFaulders: “I am afraid it will be on my gravestone: “Rudy Giuliani: He lied for Trump.” Somehow, I don’t think that will be it. But if it is, so what do I care? I’ll be dead.” https://t.co/UQDfxULRsB Jonathan Karl 1 month ago:   Monday Jan 21 - 10:31am RT @sswinkgma: Great piece from Karen Leo, @DougVollmayer and team - if you watch one segment on @GMA this morning, watch this one. https://t.co/WPSJF77rVL Jonathan Karl 1 month ago:   Monday Jan 21 - 10:28am RT @alex_mallin: An update here -- the UCSB Presidency Project tells @ABC the current 34-day span without an on-camera briefing is the longest since they were started during the Clinton Administration.
Previous record was 30 days by Clinton press sec Dee Dee Myers between 10/30/94 – 11/29/94. https://t.co/IVXrd4OXST Jonathan Karl 1 month ago:   Monday Jan 21 - 8:35am RT @rickklein: “I am running for president of the United States.” https://t.co/SEgYsUbWxv Jonathan Karl 1 month ago:   Monday Jan 21 - 7:37am RT @Bharper3407: Confirmed: Just called Tony Romo to see where I’m going to play next year. #YoureAWizardTony Jonathan Karl 1 month ago:   Saturday Jan 19 - 7:27am RT @BarbaraFedida: Way to go @RebeccaJarvis a good story- well told. https://t.co/Jg6t1cL1P7 Jonathan Karl 1 month ago:   Friday Jan 18 - 10:57pm RT @jdawsey1: NYT: “One person familiar with Mr. Cohen’s testimony to the special counsel’s prosecutors said that Mr. Cohen did not state that the president had pressured him to lie to Congress.” https://t.co/dioxTf437V Jonathan Karl 1 month ago:   Friday Jan 18 - 2:46pm RT @HowardMortman: Rep Lindsey Graham 1/23/1999: "If you determine that he committed the crime of obstruction of justice... you'd have a hard time saying ...that that's not a high crime. But the Constitution is silent on this question about whether or not every high crime has to result in removal." https://t.co/2RyYBSiCU6
Link to Image Jonathan Karl 1 month ago:   Friday Jan 18 - 12:45pm RT @rickklein: “I don’t think the president would be that petty,” Speaker Pelosi says, “do you?” Jonathan Karl 1 month ago:   Thursday Jan 17 - 9:38pm Your moment of zen https://t.co/OuCXy88K9T
Link to Image Jonathan Karl 1 month ago:   Thursday Jan 17 - 8:50am This will be a good one ... https://t.co/qQeqIIseey Jonathan Karl 1 month ago:   Wednesday Jan 16 - 2:48pm Will #WinterStormHarper land in Washington or Philadelphia — or make a surprise turn to New York? https://t.co/X9tzFgSyLF Jonathan Karl 1 month ago:   Tuesday Jan 15 - 9:18pm Three months ago ... https://t.co/REZiJhX7gS Jonathan Karl 1 month ago:   Tuesday Jan 15 - 9:16pm RT @peterbakernyt: Questions have been raised about what Bill Barr told us for a story in 2017. Here is his full email from then responding to our request for comment. We're grateful he replied and hope this clarifies any confusion. https://t.co/xTCsJSpic2
Link to Image Jonathan Karl 1 month ago:   Saturday Jan 12 - 1:53pm “... there’s almost nobody in the W.H. but me ...” https://t.co/9nc7nQSE5s Jonathan Karl 1 month ago:   Friday Jan 11 - 11:07pm RT @wolfblitzer: At a Republican presidential debate in 2016, I asked @realDonaldTrump: "If you don't get an actual check from the Mexican government for $8 billion or $10 billion or $12 billion, whatever it will cost, how are you going to make them pay for the wall?" Here's his response: https://t.co/i7dQea8Ehi
Link to Image Jonathan Karl 1 month ago:   Friday Jan 11 - 8:19am RT @Liz_Cheney: These comments are abhorrent and racist and should have no place in our national discourse. Steve King asks how terms 'white nationalist' and 'white supremacist' became offensive | TheHill https://t.co/yL23avpNFB Jonathan Karl 1 month ago:   Friday Jan 11 - 7:32am RT @GlennKesslerWP: Yes, the TSA agents I encountered were great. One told me it was part of their code to show up and do their job. But they said they hoped it was over soon. https://t.co/uyYCHKbtm1 Jonathan Karl 1 month ago:   Thursday Jan 10 - 7:33pm @weissmaryann Thank you. Jonathan Karl 1 month ago:   Thursday Jan 10 - 7:32pm RT @ABC: NEW: Asked about accusation that former campaign chair Paul Manafort shared polling data with a suspected former Russian intelligence officer, Pres. Trump tells @jonkarl, "No, I didn't know anything about it — nothing about it." https://t.co/ArkcF1Jhpmhttps://t.co/wqL9cAXHmR