Kristen Welker 6 days ago:   Saturday May 1 - 6:50pm TONIGHT at 8pm: #InspiringAmericaNBC premieres on @nbc & @Telemundo. A program you can’t miss! Stories about extraordinary people who have made an impact: Alex Trebek & Jean Trebek, @Lin_Manuel, @BubbaWallace, @BeckyHammon, @chefjoseandres, Claire Babineaux-Fontenot and more. Kristen Welker 1 week ago:   Saturday May 1 - 7:20am Great interview on @TODAYshow with @PeterAlexander and @PeteButtigieghttps://t.co/tJkUIaXgJ4 Kristen Welker 1 week ago:   Thursday Apr 29 - 4:00pm Philonise Floyd, Ben Crump and others will discuss police reform at the White House with top officials including @CedricRichmond, two senior administration officials tell me and @carolelee. Kristen Welker 1 week ago:   Wednesday Apr 28 - 9:10pm In his opening comments @POTUS notes that it’s the first time a president has said Madam Vice President during a joint address: “and it’s about time” he said. Kristen Welker 1 week ago:   Sunday Apr 25 - 8:01pm Thank you for the love snd support @GrowGen! https://t.co/xPAaKgsOsQ Kristen Welker 1 week ago:   Saturday Apr 24 - 11:39am Thank you @TODAYshow, @PeterAlexander & @DylanDreyerNBC for an important conversation about infertility this morning. https://t.co/HYNeDb5Le8 Kristen Welker 2 weeks ago:   Friday Apr 23 - 8:35am So, before I take some time away from the anchor desk and briefing room, I'm going to examine all aspects of infertility including the emotional and financial toll it can take on hopeful parents.
https://t.co/2zX50CADJc Kristen Welker 2 weeks ago:   Friday Apr 23 - 8:35am I penned a letter to my daughter that I hope will one day explain her extraordinary journey and tell the story of how much her daddy and I have always dreamed about becoming parents.
https://t.co/uQMUz8lEFG Kristen Welker 2 weeks ago:   Friday Apr 23 - 8:35am Going through this process, I learned how difficult and isolating infertility struggles can be for hopeful parents. That's why we opened up about our years-long journey to parenthood this morning on @TODAYshow.https://t.co/TbUtwGcIuw Kristen Welker 2 weeks ago:   Friday Apr 23 - 8:35am After years of really tough infertility struggles, my husband, John, and I are so thrilled to share that, with the help of a surrogate, we will welcome a baby girl and become a family of three in June. https://t.co/s2eqJ8QaK6
Link to Image Kristen Welker 3 weeks ago:   Friday Apr 16 - 11:10am Please take a moment to read and view this extraordinary work by @frankthorphttps://t.co/4rGpQUQykX Kristen Welker 3 weeks ago:   Friday Apr 16 - 7:00am A White House official says @POTUS has been made aware of the mass shooting in Indianapolis and will have a thorough briefing later today. Kristen Welker 4 weeks ago:   Thursday Apr 8 - 12:41pm The latest from @carolelee and @dandeluce: Frustrated military officials want Biden to make a decision on Afghanistan https://t.co/MBKXpbaF6F Kristen Welker 1 month ago:   Wednesday Apr 7 - 12:37pm When I asked @GinaRaimondo if the corporate tax rate has to be raised to 28%, she responded: “we are open to compromise.” @Sen_JoeManchin and others are pushing for a lower rate. Kristen Welker 1 month ago:   Friday Apr 2 - 4:17pm Congratulations to all these journalists joining @ForeignPolicy including to my dear friend @EliseLabott! https://t.co/JAsmwaWfHT Kristen Welker 1 month ago:   Saturday Mar 27 - 10:53am Watch on @TODAYshow as @PeterAlexander and I put our cooking skills to the test! Whose fattoush will reign supreme? https://t.co/Zh4nnJfIrM Kristen Welker 1 month ago:   Saturday Mar 27 - 8:51am So great to have @somaratheodore join us today. Thankfully she’s much better at social media than I am and made this cool post with me and @PeterAlexanderhttps://t.co/qvr6dZ6KMy Kristen Welker 1 month ago:   Saturday Mar 27 - 8:10am Join us on @TODAYshow for this sweet segment! https://t.co/tWjwz3ypRq Kristen Welker 1 month ago:   Friday Mar 26 - 8:39pm The latest from @albamonica, @carolelee, @mikememoli and myself: As Biden adjusts to White House life, Wilmington beckons https://t.co/ztVXFWoUEc Kristen Welker 1 month ago:   Wednesday Mar 24 - 8:56am It's an honor to work alongside these women everyday (@kaitlancollins, @CeciliaVega & @nancycordes)!
And, it's just as special to me to share this title at @NBCNews with my friend and anchor buddy, @PeterAlexander.https://t.co/e1jJmAfsU1 Kristen Welker 1 month ago:   Saturday Mar 20 - 7:48am Watch @PeterAlexander and I interview Dr. Fauci on @TODAYshow: https://t.co/nm145w7lCi Kristen Welker 1 month ago:   Saturday Mar 20 - 7:00am Join us on @TODAYshow ! https://t.co/Mk8JL9agvi Kristen Welker 1 month ago:   Friday Mar 19 - 9:26am Exclusive from @carolelee and @dandeluce : Biden weighs keeping U.S. troops in Afghanistan until November https://t.co/t7k60N5BFF Kristen Welker 1 month ago:   Friday Mar 12 - 3:05pm I’m always in awe of @carolelee. So proud of her for sharing her story: NBC News' Carol Lee announces pregnancy, reveals baby's heart condition https://t.co/GeAT8qp5fy via @TodayShow Kristen Welker 1 month ago:   Tuesday Mar 9 - 7:14pm Major Biden update: a Secret Service official tells me the dog “nipped” an agent’s hand and “no skin was broken.”This source describes it as “an extremely minor injury.”
The agent continued to work yesterday after the incident and has continued to work since then. Kristen Welker 2 months ago:   Monday Mar 8 - 2:22pm RT @NBCNews: Herstory is now.
We are @NBCNews.#WHMNBCUhttps://t.co/HK9Az22cGk
Link to Image Kristen Welker 2 months ago:   Thursday Mar 4 - 1:45pm A total pro, my friend. Welcome to the falling lights club!
Glad you're safe, @jacobsoboroff! https://t.co/oqR8N3SkJg Kristen Welker 2 months ago:   Tuesday Mar 2 - 1:10pm Loved joining you on #SkimmdfromTheCouch, @DMWeisberg & @cbzakin. Thank you for having me and for the great conversation on covering the White House, the importance of mentorship, and the future of journalism. @theskimmhttps://t.co/PVWIkCekwi Kristen Welker 2 months ago:   Saturday Feb 20 - 4:56pm Trump expected to speak at CPAC in first public appearance since leaving office https://t.co/NcFRZbzDc7 via @nbcnews Kristen Welker 2 months ago:   Saturday Feb 20 - 4:49pm Sources confirm to me & @albamonica former President Trump is expected to speak at the final day of CPAC. He’ll talk about the future of the Republican Party & conservative movement. Also look for him to take on President Biden’s “disastrous amnesty and border policies.” Kristen Welker 2 months ago:   Wednesday Feb 17 - 7:39am When asked by @SavannahGuthrie on @TODAYshow about the timeline for school reopenings, @VP says the “goal” is for most k-8 schools to be open 5-days-per-week w/in first 100 days. Kristen Welker 2 months ago:   Thursday Feb 11 - 10:57am I asked @POTUS for his reaction to the new video played at impeachment trial: “I didn’t watch any of the hearing live...I watched some this morning. I think the senate has a very important job to complete. My guess is some minds may have been changed, but I don’t know” Kristen Welker 2 months ago:   Wednesday Feb 10 - 9:44pm The latest from @carolelee: Biden raises concerns with Chinese president in first official phone call https://t.co/vLW9oS1A3l Kristen Welker 2 months ago:   Wednesday Feb 10 - 11:31am I am really looking forward to this conversation with @BillGates on a critical issue! https://t.co/w8mmFN5gcs Kristen Welker 2 months ago:   Tuesday Feb 9 - 7:17pm Adding three all-stars to our @NBCNews White House team: @albamonica, @carolelee & @mikememoli.
And, congratulations all around to our NBC Washington colleagues on their new assignments, beats and titles!
https://t.co/F5OwcXs1CE Kristen Welker 3 months ago:   Saturday Feb 6 - 11:55am A must read by @carolelee: Biden administration preps sweeping effort to encourage Americans on vaccines https://t.co/i7wvJLvxQh Kristen Welker 3 months ago:   Thursday Feb 4 - 10:37pm Trump will not testify or provide any statement at impeachment trial, lawyer says https://t.co/gBiBqKTErC via @nbcnews Kristen Welker 3 months ago:   Thursday Feb 4 - 3:38pm Bruce Castor, Defense Attorney for Fmr. President Trump said “no” when asked if Trump would testify per Democrats’ request. He called the ask a “publicity stunt.” Kristen Welker 3 months ago:   Tuesday Feb 2 - 2:58pm .@glamourmag beautifully captures my long-time mentor and @NBCNews colleague, Andrea Mitchell.
For 40+ years, @mitchellreports has always set the standard and pushed us to be better journalists. But more importantly, she's been a friend like no other.
https://t.co/54s5BJW6wR Kristen Welker 3 months ago:   Saturday Jan 30 - 2:08pm Check out the best home-workout ever - when #codyrigsby surprised me and @PeterAlexander on @TODAYshow Saturday: https://t.co/QIyWf5oiKb Kristen Welker 3 months ago:   Tuesday Jan 26 - 4:34pm Only thing better than anchoring #WeekendTODAY with my buddy and co-chief @PeterAlexander is doing it right here in D.C. in our new studio on Capitol Hill.
Enjoyed chatting with @bristei about this. See you all on Saturday!
https://t.co/RbKJbZhdjz Kristen Welker 3 months ago:   Monday Jan 18 - 4:00pm What a spectacular piece by @KellyOhttps://t.co/Xkq48TFMmH Kristen Welker 3 months ago:   Sunday Jan 17 - 1:32pm With three days until the inauguration, Dem sources tell me and @mikememoli: @JoeBiden has been working on his address this weekend with family and Mike Donilon. Themes will include unity and healing. It’s a high stakes moment with the country facing multiple crises. Kristen Welker 3 months ago:   Saturday Jan 16 - 4:31pm RT @GeoffRBennett: Biden Chief of Staff Ron Klain outlines initial executive actions in new staff memo.
On Inauguration Day:
-extend pause on fed student loan payments/interest
-rejoin the Paris Agreement
-reverse the Muslim Ban
-issue "mask mandate"
-extend eviction/foreclosure restrictions Kristen Welker 3 months ago:   Saturday Jan 16 - 3:44pm Three sources familiar with the matter tell me @POTUS legal team is likely to include congressional allies, though their exact roles are unclear. Among the names being discussed @Jim_Jordan and @mattgaetz. They could serve as advisers and possibly surrogates too. All very fluid. Kristen Welker 3 months ago:   Wednesday Jan 13 - 3:11pm The latest from @PeterAlexanderhttps://t.co/ITjJPJGYEg Kristen Welker 3 months ago:   Wednesday Jan 13 - 12:33pm On this historic day @SpeakerPelosi calls @POTUS: “A clear and present danger to the country we all love.” Kristen Welker 3 months ago:   Monday Jan 11 - 8:54am Thank you for being a great friend and colleague for so many years. Can’t wait to see what your next chapter brings! https://t.co/2ODP3expIn Kristen Welker 3 months ago:   Saturday Jan 9 - 6:49pm We’ve confirmed the scoop by @jdawsey1 that Vice President Mike Pence will attend the inauguration of @JoeBiden and @KamalaHarris, per a source familiar w/ his decision. Kristen Welker 3 months ago:   Saturday Jan 9 - 6:22pm This is a must read by my colleague @haleytalbotnbc. Thinking about the bravery of all my colleagues who were on the Hill that day: Inside the House chamber as the Capitol was overrun by an angry mob https://t.co/drHvnFFuhz via @nbcnews Kristen Welker 3 months ago:   Friday Jan 8 - 10:43am What an honor to share this title and responsibility with my colleague, friend and anchor buddy, @PeterAlexander.https://t.co/J49wJCJklY Kristen Welker 4 months ago:   Thursday Jan 7 - 3:10pm .@VPPressSec tells me @VP has gotten his second dose of the COVID vaccine today. It was administered at his residence. Kristen Welker 4 months ago:   Thursday Jan 7 - 3:02pm @VPPressSec tells me @VP has gotten his second dose of the COVID vaccine today. It was administered at his residence. Kristen Welker 4 months ago:   Thursday Jan 7 - 2:17pm .@SpeakerPelosi: “We are in a difficult place in our country as long as this president sits in office” Kristen Welker 4 months ago:   Thursday Jan 7 - 2:06pm As @JoeBiden nominates Merrick Garland to serve as his AG, his message: “your loyalty is not to me, it’s to the law.” Kristen Welker 4 months ago:   Thursday Jan 7 - 1:53pm .@JoeBiden calls yesterday: “One of the darkest days in the history of our nation.” Kristen Welker 4 months ago:   Wednesday Jan 6 - 8:11pm RT @albamonica: VP Pence: “To those of you who wreaked havoc in our Capitol today, you did not win. Violence never wins. Freedom wins.” Kristen Welker 4 months ago:   Wednesday Jan 6 - 8:11pm Another remarkable statement from @senatemajldr: “The United States Senate will not be intimidated.” Kristen Welker 4 months ago:   Wednesday Jan 6 - 6:28am The latest from @carolelee, @KellyO, @albamonica and myself: https://t.co/g4OL3lKQga Kristen Welker 4 months ago:   Saturday Dec 19 - 3:23pm Thanks for watching @alroker and for leading the way! We loved sharing this memory with all the @TODAYshow viewers. https://t.co/e6dUNox4Zc Kristen Welker 4 months ago:   Thursday Dec 17 - 8:50am This is something I could not have dreamed up. To be standing next to my colleague, mentor and friend @SavannahGuthrie in @voguemagazine discussing what I love the most — journalism. Thank you, @michelleruiz, for your brilliant writing.
https://t.co/r7mrg1Mala Kristen Welker 4 months ago:   Saturday Dec 12 - 3:40pm Hoping you can all be reunited soon @AlisonStarling7! https://t.co/8OQ7ZmwlRR Kristen Welker 5 months ago:   Thursday Dec 3 - 11:39am "Michael Flynn was looking for a criminal defense attorney — on the internet."
So begins the masterful deep dive of Gen. Michael Flynn from my brilliant friend @caroleleehttps://t.co/LaBQxwvXhJ Kristen Welker 5 months ago:   Tuesday Nov 17 - 11:22am Thank you, @Forbes and @aemeek! I’m just honored to be included in this incredible group of journalists.
👏👏👏 @Yamiche@abbydphillip@Olivianuzzi@JenniferJJacobshttps://t.co/WRfWiMTzaz Kristen Welker 5 months ago:   Saturday Nov 14 - 3:48pm Beautiful profile of my friend @SavannahGuthrie that captures her strength and brilliance perfectly. The best of the best. There is no one better. 💕
https://t.co/Jr7Nlxunvg Kristen Welker 5 months ago:   Friday Nov 13 - 4:17pm A must-read from @katierosman on my friend and White House press colleague @abbydphillip. Proud to work alongside you, inspired by everything you do, and lucky to call you a friend. XO
https://t.co/jcl27ddr6n Kristen Welker 6 months ago:   Saturday Nov 7 - 7:16pm What a great team we’ve had covering President-Elect Biden in Wilmington this week 👏🏻 https://t.co/PjRaQ4nAVi Kristen Welker 6 months ago:   Monday Nov 2 - 11:03pm Had a terrific time chatting with @sethmeyers earlier today! See you all later tonight on @LateNightSeth (and then again bright and early tomorrow morning for our special Election Day coverage).
#Election2020https://t.co/w36KCYr6cj Kristen Welker 6 months ago:   Monday Nov 2 - 8:58am Throwback to the ‘16 campaign cycle for #MyElectionMoment when I went live from the press bus for an NBC News Special Report the day of the Comey announcement. One of many unforgettable moments covering presidential campaigns.
See you tomorrow on @NBCNews beginning at 7 p.m. ET. https://t.co/QPZcngQd1s
Link to Image Kristen Welker 7 months ago:   Tuesday Sep 22 - 4:33pm I am so honored to receive this award and am looking forward to Thursday! https://t.co/QarHuUquAf Kristen Welker 8 months ago:   Thursday Sep 3 - 1:11pm RT @NBCNewsPR: Congratulations to @kwelkernbc who will be honored with the award for Outstanding Journalism in Broadcast Television at the annual Washington Women in Journalism Awards on Sept. 24. https://t.co/IuxEfKcoj6