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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 @PeteButtigieg https://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


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Kristen Welker
3 weeks ago:   Friday Apr 16 - 11:10am
Please take a moment to read and view this extraordinary work by @frankthorp https://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 @PeterAlexander https://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. #WHMNBCU https://t.co/HK9Az22cGk


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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. @theskimm https://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 @KellyO https://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 @PeterAlexander https://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 @carolelee https://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 @JenniferJJacobs https://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). #Election2020 https://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


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Kristen Welker
6 months ago:   Saturday Oct 31 - 8:46pm
Looking forward to joining @chucktodd and @MeetThePress for a preview of Election Day. https://t.co/R4IWFj1ulh

Kristen Welker
6 months ago:   Tuesday Oct 27 - 4:25pm
Happy to be back! Election Day is one week away and @NBCNews’ special #Decision2020 coverage starts at 7 p.m. ET and runs through at least 4 a.m. ET, and as long as the race continues to unfold. See you there! https://t.co/0eak6rGNh0


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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


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Kristen Welker
8 months ago:   Wednesday Aug 26 - 11:12pm
From @albamonica, @PeterAlexander, @HallieJackson, @KellyO and myself:Multiple senior campaign officials tell NBC News there are no plans to delay @realDonaldTrump’s address with one saying definitively: “The President’s acceptance speech will happen as scheduled Thursday night.”

Kristen Welker
8 months ago:   Wednesday Aug 26 - 8:12am
Here’s my look back at @FLOTUS’ tenure so far as First Lady and what we can expect from her on the campaign trail in the age of COVID. https://t.co/N8FDlLA769

Kristen Welker
8 months ago:   Monday Aug 24 - 12:46pm
Welcome @MeaganNBCDC! We’re so lucky to have you! https://t.co/d0XIE3tNGn

Kristen Welker
8 months ago:   Saturday Aug 22 - 9:40pm
Looking forward to joining @chucktodd on @MeetThePress! We’ll recap the @DemConvention and look ahead to the @GOPconvention. https://t.co/MzQt8834H9

Kristen Welker
8 months ago:   Thursday Aug 20 - 7:13am
My recap of night three @DemConvention https://t.co/MNKjHyav4z

Kristen Welker
8 months ago:   Wednesday Aug 19 - 7:15pm
Our latest on @KamalaHarris ahead of her historic night. https://t.co/LXe6rrc75P

Kristen Welker
8 months ago:   Wednesday Aug 19 - 3:07pm
RT @MariannaNBCNews: NEW: @BarackObama will deliver his convention remarks from the Museum of the American Revolution, multiple sources familiar tell me, @PeterAlexander & @kwelkernbc. The location is intended to underscore that “our very democracy is on the line” in this election, one source said.

Kristen Welker
8 months ago:   Wednesday Aug 19 - 7:15am
My latest on the @DemConvention https://t.co/IKQHO5cOEH

Kristen Welker
8 months ago:   Tuesday Aug 18 - 2:27pm
Biden aides tell me @DrBiden will speak about education through the lens of COVID and the leadership she feels is needed to get kids back to the classroom. She’ll talk about @JoeBiden the father, the husband and the man, per aides.

Kristen Welker
8 months ago:   Tuesday Aug 18 - 12:12pm
Thank you @InStyle for this great profile! What an honor to be in a piece with these amazing journalists and friends! https://t.co/eGNPsu3MJe

Kristen Welker
8 months ago:   Monday Aug 17 - 8:41pm
Thank you @people for this fantastic profile! I feel so fortunate to cover the White House and to co- anchor @TODAYshow Saturday with @PeterAlexander. Big week ahead! https://t.co/mIwHpk9dI1

Kristen Welker
8 months ago:   Monday Aug 17 - 7:22am
The amazing @HallieJackson is back! Welcome back @HallieJackson! Check out this great profile in @InStyle https://t.co/g2POsuecdW

Kristen Welker
8 months ago:   Sunday Aug 16 - 2:45pm
Welcome back! https://t.co/bTQs0hFQEw

Kristen Welker
8 months ago:   Friday Aug 14 - 10:19pm
RT @DougNBC: Concerns grow about the Postal Service’s ability to handle a national vote by mail election. Our story tonight @kwelkernbc @NBCNightlyNews https://t.co/l2dncz0J5E

Kristen Welker
8 months ago:   Wednesday Aug 12 - 4:38pm
The latest from @albamonica, @carolelee and myself: https://t.co/IoUmfFNMSa

Kristen Welker
8 months ago:   Wednesday Aug 12 - 8:00am
Here is a deep dive on @KamalaHarris and @JoeBiden’s history making choice: https://t.co/vupElH5ubs

Kristen Welker
9 months ago:   Tuesday Aug 11 - 7:22am
RT @TODAYshow: Presumptive presidential nominee Joe Biden’s choice of a running mate could be revealed at any time. @kwelkernbc has more on the top contenders, including Sen. Kamala Harris, Gov. Gretchen Whitmer and former ambassador Susan Rice. https://t.co/O6SEaOiizH


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Kristen Welker
9 months ago:   Monday Aug 10 - 8:57pm
Everything https://t.co/pY4hVdb783

Kristen Welker
9 months ago:   Monday Aug 10 - 7:15am
My latest on @TODAYshow https://t.co/2gZ6cPbR5P

Kristen Welker
9 months ago:   Saturday Aug 8 - 5:18pm
It’s close: https://t.co/7s5VnGecFF

Kristen Welker
9 months ago:   Saturday Aug 8 - 8:43am
Happy Birthday @DylanDreyerNBC ! We wish we could give you a b-day hug in person! Enjoy that cake! https://t.co/qEJoH5Js7K

Kristen Welker
9 months ago:   Thursday Aug 6 - 2:05pm
RT @suekroll: Gov. Gretchen Whitmer remains on Biden's list as running mate pick nears @kwelkernbc @mikememoli @JulesJester @mitchellreports https://t.co/pW8wdrVnQe via @nbcnews

Kristen Welker
9 months ago:   Wednesday Aug 5 - 7:06am
Thank you for having me today @SRuhle and hope you guys get power back soon!! https://t.co/39UzbNr5fH

Kristen Welker
9 months ago:   Wednesday Aug 5 - 6:37am
Great memory @laurenpeikoff and so well deserved! https://t.co/f5w0KtHkw5

Kristen Welker
9 months ago:   Monday Aug 3 - 1:26pm
The latest from @mikememoli, @carolelee and myself: https://t.co/Z1aZA8aoCq

Kristen Welker
9 months ago:   Monday Aug 3 - 9:42am
Looking forward to being a part of these important conversations hosted by @AspenSecurity! https://t.co/fdqkoxzNm0

Kristen Welker
9 months ago:   Saturday Aug 1 - 11:00am
RT @AlexandriaVA: Watch the Weekend @TODAYshow's Peter Alexander and Kristen Welker visit the Old Town Farmers Market, filmed last Saturday! https://t.co/wDAN3sbXVe @PeterAlexander @kwelkernbc