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Kristen Welker
6 days ago:   Friday Feb 15 - 1:22pm
It was a great conversation with you and @Shawna ! Thank you both for being on set! https://t.co/MYZhwFZTn6

Kristen Welker
1 week ago:   Monday Feb 11 - 7:53am
Great interview by @albamonica ! This is must see! https://t.co/nitWAfAfZr

Kristen Welker
1 week ago:   Monday Feb 11 - 7:20am
Here’s my latest on @POTUS’ trip to El Paso to sell his border wall on @TODAYshow. We’ll have full coverage throughout the day! https://t.co/gqavDauZrf

Kristen Welker
1 week ago:   Sunday Feb 10 - 8:36pm
Wow! https://t.co/GfXrXklCUp

Kristen Welker
1 week ago:   Sunday Feb 10 - 9:23am
I really enjoyed this discussion with @WillieGeist on @TODAYshow. Thanks for having me! https://t.co/mmW7p10op1

Kristen Welker
2 weeks ago:   Tuesday Feb 5 - 9:28pm
.@realDonaldTrump takes a shot at what he called “ridiculous partisan investigations” as @AdamSchiff grinned. The tension palpable.

Kristen Welker
2 weeks ago:   Sunday Feb 3 - 11:17pm
RT @mitchellreports: Watch The Washington Post’s Super Bowl message: ‘Democracy Dies in Darkness’ https://t.co/eOQID1wAL1

Kristen Welker
3 weeks ago:   Tuesday Jan 29 - 10:40pm
What a story! Not bad for a kid from Philly! https://t.co/bZLVbMKDrN

Kristen Welker
3 weeks ago:   Sunday Jan 27 - 8:49am
Just moments away! Tune in! https://t.co/Wo5fpuL83F

Kristen Welker
3 weeks ago:   Friday Jan 25 - 5:14pm
Early Reax from @POTUS' base, not happy. One fmr. Trump admin official tells me it will seen as a:“total cave unless he calls national security emergency when he doesn't get the wall fully funded in next 3 weeks.”

Kristen Welker
3 weeks ago:   Friday Jan 25 - 2:22pm
.@POTUS says: “Walls should not be controversial” as he calls on both parties to find a way to improve border security.

Kristen Welker
3 weeks ago:   Friday Jan 25 - 2:19pm
.@POTUS announces a deal to reopen the government and says he has a “powerful alternative” but won’t use it at this time. An apparent reference to a national emergency.

Kristen Welker
3 weeks ago:   Friday Jan 25 - 2:01pm
Our latest: https://t.co/Z0NtCsv5KM

Kristen Welker
1 month ago:   Tuesday Jan 15 - 9:24am
@rickwtyler @POTUS Thanks Rick .. I appreciate this.

Kristen Welker
1 month ago:   Monday Jan 14 - 3:41pm
Great meeting you @MaritsaNBCMT. You’re fantastic ! Come back anytime! https://t.co/Vu3SVSNymo

Kristen Welker
1 month ago:   Monday Jan 14 - 9:50am
Moments ago I asked @POTUS “yes or no” if he’s ever worked for Russia. His response: “I have never worked for Russia.” He also said it’s a “disgrace” that I asked the question.

Kristen Welker
1 month ago:   Thursday Jan 10 - 10:02am
When I asked @POTUS if the buck stops with him he tells me: “The buck stops with everyone.”

Kristen Welker
1 month ago:   Tuesday Jan 8 - 9:11pm
.@realDonaldTrump says Mexico will pay for the wall but the USMCA hasn't been ratified by Congress. Also nothing in the deal is earmarked for a wall.

Kristen Welker
1 month ago:   Tuesday Jan 8 - 9:09pm
As he makes his case for a border wall, @POTUS announces he's invited congressional leaders to the White House tomorrow to try to get a deal to reopen the government.

Kristen Welker
1 month ago:   Sunday Jan 6 - 7:51pm
We did it... never doubted it for a second! Here’s to the Eagles and Saint Nick! #FlyEaglesFly

Kristen Welker
1 month ago:   Sunday Jan 6 - 10:31am
I was just having a little fun! I would never leave it in a place that would endanger cars. Only meant I’d return to the lot area for carts instead of all the way back to the store! Should have been clearer I guess. https://t.co/zARLHmZDp3

Kristen Welker
1 month ago:   Sunday Jan 6 - 10:24am
Guys was just having a little fun! Would never leave it in a spot that would endanger other cars! https://t.co/hEWBeA3zUL

Kristen Welker
1 month ago:   Sunday Jan 6 - 10:21am
My colleague @KellyO pressing @POTUS on the shutdown today. https://t.co/rvuwPRWrxM

Kristen Welker
1 month ago:   Sunday Jan 6 - 8:00am
Tune in .. here we go! https://t.co/u92OlCrvFa

Kristen Welker
1 month ago:   Saturday Jan 5 - 6:31pm
Honored to join @tvkatesnow on @NBCNightlyNews for this critical story of heartbreak and hope. https://t.co/lV3RTEkg4i

Kristen Welker
1 month ago:   Saturday Jan 5 - 6:30am
Looking forward to joining the @TODAYshow with @SheinelleJones and @PeterAlexander ! I’ll have the latest on the impeachment debate within the Democratic Party. https://t.co/aiwD08ZSqF

Kristen Welker
1 month ago:   Friday Jan 4 - 11:39am
Here we go Eagles! Your Philly fans are with you near and far! #FlyEaglesFly #nbcphiladelphia https://t.co/lbpLXwbDnE

Kristen Welker
1 month ago:   Thursday Jan 3 - 10:42am
Congratulations Javers family! This is the best news of 2019 so far! https://t.co/2O6GXSlYMC

Kristen Welker
1 month ago:   Thursday Jan 3 - 8:56am
.@NancyPelosi pressed by @SavannahGuthrie on why she went to Hawaii for Christmas despite the shutdown. https://t.co/uiHAk55thh

Kristen Welker
1 month ago:   Thursday Jan 3 - 7:28am
When pressed by @SavannahGuthrie on whether Dems now own the shutdown too, since they take control of the House today, @NancyPelosi digs in: “No...This is the Trump shutdown.”

Kristen Welker
1 month ago:   Thursday Jan 3 - 7:23am
On @TODAYshow , @NancyPelosi tells @SavannahGuthrie “I think that is an open discussion” when asked if Mueller can indict @POTUS. Some of the strongest language yet from a top Dem and the incoming Speaker.

Kristen Welker
2 months ago:   Saturday Dec 22 - 5:32pm
White House just announced due to the shutdown @POTUS won’t go to Florida for the holiday. And @FLOTUS is heading home from Florida to spend Xmas w/ him. #shutdown

Kristen Welker
2 months ago:   Sunday Dec 16 - 8:30pm
‘Tis the holiday season and we’re rooting for Saint Nick (Foles) ! Fly Eagles Fly! #FlyEaglesfly #GoEagles

Kristen Welker
2 months ago:   Saturday Dec 8 - 12:54pm
When asked if @POTUS is worried about impeachment @RudyGiuliani tells me: “He’s not worried about impeachment.” Asked why not: “Because he’s convinced any fair-minded person would say he did nothing wrong.”

Kristen Welker
2 months ago:   Saturday Dec 8 - 12:52pm
In a phone interview, @RudyGiuliani tells me of latest docs: “It’s very clear they don’t have any evidence involving the President.” When pressed on docs saying @POTUS directed Cohen to commit two felonies, Giuliani responded, “You have to believe Cohen. Who believes Cohen?”

Kristen Welker
2 months ago:   Thursday Dec 6 - 1:43pm
Here's the link to our "Breaking the Internet" piece in @papermagazine! I'm so honored to be a part of this with my @NBCNews and other news colleagues! https://t.co/qFNOe7oDVK

Kristen Welker
2 months ago:   Thursday Dec 6 - 1:24pm
I’m so proud to be working with this great team of journalists! Thank you ⁦@papermagazine⁩ & ⁦@NBCNews⁩ for this fierce spread! #breaktheinternet https://t.co/aY45CsvXuf


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Kristen Welker
2 months ago:   Tuesday Dec 4 - 8:54am
When asked about differences between WH and Chinese statements on Fentanyl, Larry Kudlow says President Xi said “yes” unequivocally he would designate the opioid as a controlled substance when @POTUS asked him at Sat. Dinner.

Kristen Welker
2 months ago:   Tuesday Nov 27 - 11:51am
. @RudyGiuliani tells me: "Unequivocally fake news I am told" in reference to the report that Manafort met with Assange in 2016.

Kristen Welker
3 months ago:   Thursday Nov 22 - 3:36pm
This is an "Editor's Pick" on our @NBCNews homepage today. It's a hopeful look at a place that is literally fighting for lives. Those we met who are in recovery, like Mallory, tell us they have a lot to be thankful for on this #Thanksgiving. https://t.co/JO0FWT7nCD

Kristen Welker
3 months ago:   Thursday Nov 22 - 12:09pm
Thank you @AndrewFeinberg ! Happy Thanksgiving to you! https://t.co/AGpipCR541

Kristen Welker
3 months ago:   Tuesday Nov 13 - 12:15pm
Our latest! https://t.co/i6mX9YPn2Y

Kristen Welker
3 months ago:   Thursday Nov 8 - 9:30am
Congratulations David!! You are simply the best. We are so thrilled for you! It’s so well deserved! https://t.co/mX7X4vBztj

Kristen Welker
3 months ago:   Thursday Nov 8 - 9:13am
We all stand with @Acosta on this. Here’s the full @whca statement. https://t.co/7hGlODKzZx

Kristen Welker
4 months ago:   Monday Oct 22 - 8:33pm
.@POTUS takes aim st possible 2020 rivals Incl @SenWarren. Says he can’t call her Pocahontas bc DNA test results show she’s not “Indian.” The results say she has an ancestor 6 to 10 generations ago of Native American descent.

Kristen Welker
4 months ago:   Monday Oct 22 - 8:28pm
.@POTUS Attacks @BetoORourke calling him a “radical, open borders, left winger.” The fact that he’s here for @tedcruz highlights how competitive the race is.

Kristen Welker
4 months ago:   Monday Oct 22 - 8:18pm
@dougmillsnyt always captures it! https://t.co/hM2ywFBbwz

Kristen Welker
4 months ago:   Monday Oct 22 - 8:14pm
.@POTUS Attacks the “fake news media” and the audience in Houston goes on an extended rant of “boos” and “cnn sucks.”

Kristen Welker
4 months ago:   Thursday Oct 11 - 12:30pm
RT @albamonica: Kanye West has arrived at the White House, according to our senior Yeezy correspondent @kwelkernbc

Kristen Welker
4 months ago:   Thursday Oct 11 - 10:45am
Thanks for the shoutout @EamonJavers ! https://t.co/fixlX2F1AV

Kristen Welker
4 months ago:   Tuesday Oct 9 - 10:35am
.@NBCNews confirms the news first reported by @axios: UN Ambassador Nikki Haley resigns her position. But what’s next? Hope to learn more when she and @POTUS meet in a few min.

Kristen Welker
4 months ago:   Monday Oct 8 - 7:09pm
.@POTUS starts speech by apologizing to Justice Brett Kavanaugh. “An individual must be innocent until proven guilty... you sir were proven innocent “

Kristen Welker
4 months ago:   Saturday Oct 6 - 6:52pm
Pete Williams reports that Brett Kavanaugh was sworn in as an Associate Justice of the Supreme Court tonight. His wife & 2 daughters were there. Justices Thomas, Ginsberg, Kagan & Alito also in attendance.

Kristen Welker
4 months ago:   Saturday Oct 6 - 5:57pm
.@PressSec tells reporters @POTUS called Judge Kavanaugh to congratulate him. He also signed the commission aboard Air Force One.

Kristen Welker
4 months ago:   Friday Oct 5 - 3:59pm
There was clapping and cheering in the press offices of the White House as Senator Collins finished her remarks announcing she’s a “yes.” One senior official said it’s still too soon to declare victory but called it: “a step in the right direction.”

Kristen Welker
4 months ago:   Monday Oct 1 - 7:27pm
.@POTUS revived the idea of challenging Biden to a fight. He says of his potential 2020 Dem challengers “They’ve got some real beauties going.”

Kristen Welker
4 months ago:   Monday Oct 1 - 7:25pm
At rally in Tennessee, @POTUS takes aim at Sens. Blumenthal and Booker.. two of the outspoken critics of Jude Kavanaugh.

Kristen Welker
4 months ago:   Monday Oct 1 - 5:09pm
This is happening right now. A bat.. flying around the Trump rally in Tennessee. https://t.co/06iBBljgx9

Kristen Welker
4 months ago:   Friday Sep 28 - 1:04pm
RT @SusanPage: We had a very interesting conversation about the Brett Kavanaugh story on @MitchellReports, only you had to be on the set to hear it. #NextTime@RuthMarcus⁩ ⁦@kwelkernbchttps://t.co/low9BBfOCk


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Kristen Welker
4 months ago:   Friday Sep 28 - 12:20pm
Proud to be a part of this panel and ready to weigh in on the fast moving developments of the Kavanaugh confirmation process. Standing by w/@mitchellreports https://t.co/3wb4nIgt1l

Kristen Welker
4 months ago:   Thursday Sep 27 - 3:09pm
I’m told @POTUS is watching the hearing in the residence at this point. There’s no marine outside the West Wing which supports that idea. Trump allies say Kavanaugh needs to be firm but also speak as a dad and judge.

Kristen Welker
5 months ago:   Tuesday Sep 18 - 3:07pm
.@POTUS on Kavanaugh “ I feel so badly for him.” Also reiterates he wants a thorough process.

Kristen Welker
5 months ago:   Tuesday Sep 18 - 3:05pm
On FBI investigating allegations against Kavanaugh @POTUS says: “wouldn’t bother me” but adds of FBI that’s “not what they do.” Not clear who at FBI has conveyed that.

Kristen Welker
5 months ago:   Monday Sep 17 - 2:45pm
A White House official tells me Kavanaugh says he wasn’t at the party In question. @LACaldwellDC says Kavanaugh gave that account to @OrrinHatch

Kristen Welker
5 months ago:   Sunday Sep 16 - 5:27pm
Will Judge Kavanaugh withdraw his nomination? A WH official tells me unequivocally “no” pointing to his firm denial.

Kristen Welker
5 months ago:   Thursday Sep 13 - 9:34pm
RT @DougNBC: Our story tonight: President Trump blames Dems for inflating Puerto Rico hurricane toll. @kwelkernbc @NBCNightlyNews https://t.co/6I2OyJFvFl

Kristen Welker
5 months ago:   Thursday Sep 6 - 8:19pm
Don’t forget the Fairmount crew! 👋🦅 #citygirl #FlyEaglesFly https://t.co/p1KOJfolzv

Kristen Welker
5 months ago:   Tuesday Sep 4 - 9:44am
Fireworks at Kavanaugh hearing. Dems: Booker, Hirono, Blumenthal and Harris call for hearing to be postponed until all docs can b reviewed. Preview of Dem pres primary?

Kristen Welker
6 months ago:   Sunday Aug 12 - 8:10am
To all of my contacts .. my twitter feed has been apparently been spammed. Please DO not respond if you receive a direct message from me.

Kristen Welker
6 months ago:   Friday Aug 10 - 12:02pm
Getting ready for our jam-packed hour of @mitchellreports with @RepPeteKing @carolelee and @KellyO live from Division Street in Somerville, NJ! https://t.co/J27AOBCgbq


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Kristen Welker
6 months ago:   Thursday Aug 9 - 5:10pm
The president's attorney Jay Sekulow tempers expectations tonight telling me there's still a "steep hurdle" to an interview between @POTUS and Mueller.

Kristen Welker
6 months ago:   Tuesday Jul 31 - 2:46pm
Pure joy celebrating @mitchellreports 40th anniversary w/@peteralexander. We love you Andrea - here's the link: https://t.co/LZlrchQzlC

Kristen Welker
6 months ago:   Monday Jul 30 - 2:39pm
This is a significant development https://t.co/GFRvTyOCpZ

Kristen Welker
6 months ago:   Monday Jul 30 - 2:39pm
.@POTUS says he’ll meet w/ the leader of Iran with “no preconditions.”

Kristen Welker
6 months ago:   Monday Jul 30 - 2:36pm
.@POTUS said “I’ll meet w/ anybody “ when asked if he’ll meet w/ the leader of Iran!

Kristen Welker
6 months ago:   Monday Jul 30 - 2:20pm
When asked if he’s prepared to shut down the government over immigration priorities, @POTUS says: “ there’s always room for negotiation.” GOP leaders said they don’t want a shutdown. Midterms less than 100 days out.

Kristen Welker
6 months ago:   Monday Jul 30 - 2:13pm
Italian PM Conte says his government and @POTUS represent “change.”

Kristen Welker
6 months ago:   Monday Jul 30 - 2:08pm
.@POTUS again threatens a government shutdown over immigration during joint press conference w/ Italian PM. Says the US is the “laughing stock if the world” Bc of weak laws.

Kristen Welker
7 months ago:   Thursday Jul 26 - 5:43pm
Lanny Davis on advising his client Michael Cohen: “it’s my opinion that Mr. Cohen has nothing to fear whatsoever because he has the truth on his side and that’s all he’s going to do; is tell the truth.”

Kristen Welker
7 months ago:   Thursday Jul 26 - 5:39pm
When asked if Michael Cohen is poised to "flip" on his former boss, attorney Lanny Davis tells me: “I decline to endorse the word ‘flip’ but will only say he’s committed to telling the truth.”

Kristen Welker
7 months ago:   Thursday Jul 26 - 8:54am
When I asked @stevenmnuchin1 why the govt. is "bailing out" farmers to give relief to its own policies, he called that a "ridiculous comment" adding @POTUS will "stand up" when he feels farmers are being unfairly targeted.

Kristen Welker
7 months ago:   Wednesday Jul 25 - 6:35pm
Statement from WHCA President after @kaitlancollins was banned from an event for asking tough q's: "We strongly condemn the White House's misguided and inappropriate decision today ... This type of retaliation is wholly inappropriate, wrong-headed, and weak. It cannot stand..."

Kristen Welker
7 months ago:   Wednesday Jul 25 - 4:26pm
.@POTUS says he and EU Commissioner are starting negotiations on trade. Says they’re working Twd zero tariffs and better energy cooperation. Per @POTUS EU Will but more soybeans

Kristen Welker
7 months ago:   Wednesday Jul 25 - 2:33pm
Breaking: From Ambassador John Bolton“The President believes that the next bilateral meeting with President Putin should take place after the Russia witch hunt is over, so we’ve agreed that it will be after the first of the year.”

Kristen Welker
7 months ago:   Tuesday Jul 24 - 1:23pm
On a day his administration is announcing 12 b to help US farmers hurt by tariffs, @POTUS says “be patient.. we’re going to do something nobody else has done. “

Kristen Welker
7 months ago:   Tuesday Jul 24 - 1:16pm
On North Korea @POTUS says the effort to finalize a deal “seems to be going very well.”

Kristen Welker
7 months ago:   Tuesday Jul 24 - 1:10pm
While speaking to the VFW in Kansas City, MO @POTUS says “ Iran is not the same country.. we’re ready to make a deal.” That comes after his all caps threat yesterday.

Kristen Welker
7 months ago:   Friday Jul 20 - 7:26am
What's on the agenda of the 2nd Trump/Putin Summit? An NSC Spokesperson tells me and @albamonica "an end to Russian meddling, nuclear proliferation, North Korea, Iran and Syria."

Kristen Welker
8 months ago:   Wednesday Jun 20 - 11:08am
When asked about the FOX News report that POTUS is considering an EO to end family separations, @PressSec tells reporters lined up outside her office: “When we have an announcement to make, we’ll make it. “

Kristen Welker
8 months ago:   Saturday Jun 9 - 7:35pm
A major twist to the G7– @POTUS pulls out of the communique after the White House says the U.S. has signed on. Also accuses @JustinTrudeau of making “ false statements.”

Kristen Welker
8 months ago:   Saturday Jun 9 - 4:28pm
An administration official tells me @POTUS will sign the G7 communique. This was in doubt and a significant development given the divisions on trade, Iran and climate. Look for WH statement soon.

Kristen Welker
8 months ago:   Saturday Jun 9 - 10:37am
I love everything about this. https://t.co/DoJitqllGH

Kristen Welker
8 months ago:   Saturday Jun 9 - 10:37am
When asked how he’ll know if Singapore summit is going well, @POTUS says he’ll know within the first minute or so: “My touch, my feel.. that’s what I do..”

Kristen Welker
8 months ago:   Saturday Jun 9 - 10:32am
When asked if alliances are shifting, @POTUS says the alliances “ are a 10.” Despite feuds over trade, Iran and climate change. And despite talk of a G6 plus 1.

Kristen Welker
8 months ago:   Saturday Jun 9 - 10:29am
When asked about Russia annexing Crimea @POTUS says “you have to ask Obama. “ Fmr. Pres. Obama sanctioned Russia after it invaded and spearheaded effort to kick Russia out of G8.

Kristen Welker
8 months ago:   Saturday Jun 9 - 10:21am
On Putin: @POTUS says he hasn’t spoken to Putin in quite a while. He reiterates he wants Russia back into G7. The other G7 ldrs (except Italy) have slammed the idea.

Kristen Welker
8 months ago:   Saturday Jun 9 - 10:19am
On North Korea @POTUS says “ it’s a one-time-shot” Call’s this moment s great time. But there are still steep hurdles.

Kristen Welker
8 months ago:   Saturday Jun 9 - 10:18am
On North Korea @POTUS strikes a note of confidence he says: “so far so good”

Kristen Welker
8 months ago:   Saturday Jun 9 - 10:17am
In his G7 remarks @POTUS says he doesn’t blame G7 leaders but instead “ past leaders” of the U.S. for unfair trade practices.

Kristen Welker
8 months ago:   Saturday Jun 9 - 10:14am
At G7 @POTUS says summit has been “tremendously successful” and says trade topped the issues in Charlevoix.