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Mark Knoller
6 hours ago:   Tuesday Oct 22 - 8:42pm
Pres Trump flies to Pittsburgh on Wednesday afternoon to address the Shale Insight Conference, billed as the leading coalition on shale energy. Audience includes companies and advocates of shale gas development. Environmental groups decry impact of fracked gas projects.

Mark Knoller
7 hours ago:   Tuesday Oct 22 - 8:27pm
WH says Pres Trump today phoned @JustinTrudeau to offer congratulations on his election victory. "The two leaders reaffirmed the enduring alliance and friendship between the United States and Canada," says WH statement.

Mark Knoller
7 hours ago:   Tuesday Oct 22 - 8:21pm
Addressing the @Heritage dinner guests as "fellow conservatives," Pence urged they stand up against "the radical left wing agenda," and "stand behind a president" and his ideals and values, not just for 1 more year but "for four more years in the White House." https://t.co/1mk7LkbqSQ


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Mark Knoller
7 hours ago:   Tuesday Oct 22 - 8:16pm
In campaign-style speech, @VP declares "enough is enough" of Democratic efforts to "overturn the will of the American people." Addressing @Heritage dinner, Pence calls for an end to the "endless investigations and partisan impeachment."

Mark Knoller
7 hours ago:   Tuesday Oct 22 - 7:59pm
Addressing @Heritage, VP Pence says the temporary ceasefire in northeast Syria has held and US now working with Turkey and Kurdish forces to establish "a permanent ceasefire," and may be able to establish "a safe zone between Turkey & the Kurdish population in Syria." https://t.co/HANBieXtWh


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Mark Knoller
8 hours ago:   Tuesday Oct 22 - 6:34pm
Network evening newscasts all leading tonight with quid pro quo allegations against Pres Trump from former Amb to Ukraine William Taylor in impeachment inquiry.

Mark Knoller
9 hours ago:   Tuesday Oct 22 - 6:27pm
Pres tweets update on Turkey/Kurds situation in northeast Syria, but no details. https://t.co/EMmNymLXr8

Mark Knoller
9 hours ago:   Tuesday Oct 22 - 6:14pm
WH statement in response to William Taylor allegations. @PressSec says Pres "has done nothing wrong....there was no quid pro quo." Says today's charges are "just more triple hearsay & selective leaks from the Democrats’ politically-motivated, closed door, secretive hearings."

Mark Knoller
12 hours ago:   Tuesday Oct 22 - 3:08pm
RT @RebeccaRKaplan: One reason members found Bill Taylor so credible in his testimony was because of a lifelong habit of notetaking. "When a phone conversation or meeting occurred, he would go to his notebook, record it or memorialize it...it made his testimony even more credible," -Rep. Connolly.

Mark Knoller
12 hours ago:   Tuesday Oct 22 - 3:07pm
RT @nancycordes: A couple weeks ago, @realDonaldTrump said that @senatemajldr told him that his call w/President Zelensky was “perfect” and “innocent”. But when I asked McConnell about that just now, he said he never spoke to the President about it. So was Trump lying? “You’d have to ask him.”

Mark Knoller
14 hours ago:   Tuesday Oct 22 - 1:00pm
RT @EenaRuffini: NEW: Senior Admin official says they received a letter about an hour ago from Kurdish Gen. Mazloum to the VP saying he had "carried out all of his obligations under the arrangement ... to withdraw all YPG forces out of the Turkish controlled safezone."

Mark Knoller
14 hours ago:   Tuesday Oct 22 - 12:57pm
WH says @POTUS yesterday authorized $4.5-million "in direct support to the Syria Civil Defense (SCD)." Says it has rescued over 115,000 people over 8 yrs of conflict in Syria and US urges other nations to support SCD efforts to protect "civilians, religious & ethnic minorities."

Mark Knoller
15 hours ago:   Tuesday Oct 22 - 12:10pm
@ariherzog Forty years in radio news. Habits die hard.

Mark Knoller
15 hours ago:   Tuesday Oct 22 - 11:51am
Earlier in Saudi Arabia, @EsperDoD visits Patriot Missile battery. Defends Saudi funding addtl US forces and equipment there. "We're not a mercenary force," said Esper. "This is a different way of burden sharing," which he said "takes many forms." https://t.co/naie6ozO4t


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Mark Knoller
15 hours ago:   Tuesday Oct 22 - 11:44am
In Saudi Arabia, @EsperDoD photo op before talks with Crown Prince MBS. Esper mentioned his Army days deployed in Saudi Arabia "and then eventually into southern Iraq." Says "they were actually good memories." MBS said he's "very grateful" for Esper's service. https://t.co/ezzaBOYgvP


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Mark Knoller
16 hours ago:   Tuesday Oct 22 - 11:31am
Gidley says Democrats are running "a scam sham impeachment.” Calls the President a fighter, trying to stand tough against "a lack of due process."

Mark Knoller
16 hours ago:   Tuesday Oct 22 - 11:29am
On President's use of the word "lynching" to describe his treatment by impeachment inquiry, @hogangidley45 says @POTUS articulating the way he feels at not receiving "due process." Says Trump not comparing himself to "darkest moment" in US history. https://t.co/vm2JtsV4i3


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Mark Knoller
19 hours ago:   Tuesday Oct 22 - 8:10am
Pres decries impeachment inquiry as "a lynching." Warns of payback next time roles reversed in WH and House. https://t.co/9gZDREdkzV

Mark Knoller
19 hours ago:   Tuesday Oct 22 - 8:08am
Pres sends congrats to Emperor Naruhito of Japan on occasion of his enthronement. Says "bonds of friendship between the American and Japanese people have never been stronger." US represented at ceremony by @SecElaineChao. Pres met Emperor during May visit (WH photo) https://t.co/9oLmvN8P7F


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Mark Knoller
19 hours ago:   Tuesday Oct 22 - 7:40am
Today at the WH: @POTUS has no public or press events, at this writing. He does have his weekly private lunch with @SecPompeo.

Mark Knoller
19 hours ago:   Tuesday Oct 22 - 7:37am
Former Pres Carter suffered another fall yesterday and was hospitalized. He fell October 6 as well and needed some stitches, but was back out at Habitat for Humanity a few days later. https://t.co/91LKppqpL2

Mark Knoller
20 hours ago:   Tuesday Oct 22 - 7:03am
Shortly after midnight, Pres tweeted congrats to @JustinTrudeau on his reelection. https://t.co/rED55PsEcZ

Mark Knoller
20 hours ago:   Tuesday Oct 22 - 6:59am
Pres Trump last night issued disaster declaration for Florida, authorizing @fema coordination and assistance in response to damage inflicted by Hurricane Dorian Aug 28 to Sep 9.

Mark Knoller
1 day ago:   Monday Oct 21 - 6:33pm
Network evening newscasts leading across-the-board with southern California wildfires.

Mark Knoller
1 day ago:   Monday Oct 21 - 6:07pm
In Pennsylvania in advance of @JoeBiden visit tomorrow, @VP called on his predecessor to support the USMCA trade deal. "Well, Joe, Pennsylvania will not be fooled. They know it’s a win for PA and America and its time you got on board," said Pence in campaign style speech. https://t.co/37taGrPRD0


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Mark Knoller
1 day ago:   Monday Oct 21 - 3:48pm
WH formally announces Pres Trump on Thursday will present Presidential Medal of Freedom to friend, businessman and car racing team owner Roger Penske. In April, with Penske at his side (left), Pres received Team Penske racing helmet at WH event honoring NASCAR Cup Series champ. https://t.co/03twupQdZu


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Mark Knoller
1 day ago:   Monday Oct 21 - 3:27pm
Decrying impeachment inquiry, @POTUS says the president "should be allowed to run the country, not have to focus on this kind of crap while at the same time doing a great job on Syria and Turkey and all of the other things that we are doing." https://t.co/lz5xIGoV7Y


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Mark Knoller
1 day ago:   Monday Oct 21 - 3:00pm
Pres ridicules @HillaryClinton. "Anybody that is opposed to her is a Russian agent.: Calls it "a scam." Says he doesn't know @TulsiGabbard "but she's not a Russian agent." Same for @DrJillStein "I know she's not an asset." https://t.co/uzsWEMheIb


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Mark Knoller
1 day ago:   Monday Oct 21 - 1:41pm
Though seen as abandoning the Kurds in northeast Syria, Pres Trump says we have a "good relationship with the Kurds, but we never agreed to protect the Kurds." He says the US supported them for 3½ to 4 yrs. "We never agreed to protect the Kurds for the rest of their lives." https://t.co/fe5FPVXGWE


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Mark Knoller
1 day ago:   Monday Oct 21 - 1:29pm
Pres says he thinks Democrats want to impeach him, "because it’s the only way they’re gonna win," referring to the 2020 electon.

Mark Knoller
1 day ago:   Monday Oct 21 - 1:26pm
Pres dismisses "emoluments clause" as "phony." But says it has cost him between $2billion and $5billion in lost revenue to be President. But if he had to do it over again, he would "do it in an instant." Says using another location for the G7 will "cost the country a fortune." https://t.co/QlSH7dYp9H


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Mark Knoller
1 day ago:   Monday Oct 21 - 1:19pm
Pres says US forces withdrawn from Syria will initially be stationed elsewhere, but "ultimately we'll bring them back home." Says it may not be popular within the Beltway, but among largest cheers at his rally in Dallas was when he said "we're bringing our soldiers back home." https://t.co/8oDIBA0hg0


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Mark Knoller
1 day ago:   Monday Oct 21 - 12:26pm
During Q&A with press pool at start of Cabinet Meeting, @POTUS said his team will look for a new location for the G7 Summit in place of Doral, but says "I don’t think it will be as good.” Last week, @MickMulvaneyOMB said his people inspected places in Hawaii & Utah.

Mark Knoller
1 day ago:   Monday Oct 21 - 12:20pm
Pres says he would have hosted G7 at his Doral country club for free. And disputes that he was looking for the publicity for his property. He says he gets more promotion than any person that ever lived. Says it would have been the best ever G7 Summit.

Mark Knoller
1 day ago:   Monday Oct 21 - 12:15pm
.@EsperDoD arrives in Riyadh, making first visit since taking office to Saudi Arabia. Greeted on tarmac by Deputy Defense Minister Khalid bin Salman, a son of King Salman. https://t.co/MrJkvk5KCY


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Mark Knoller
1 day ago:   Monday Oct 21 - 12:10pm
“We never gave a commitment to the Kurds," the President told his Cabinet." Said US "will work something out so they have some money," maybe involving oil companies. Stresses that American troops not engaged in bloodshed. "They haven't cut a finger," he said.

Mark Knoller
1 day ago:   Monday Oct 21 - 11:58am
At start of his Cabinet Meeting, Pres Trump reports "very good news" out of Syria. He says "the ceasefire's holding." Though Kurds report losses, he said "plenty of Turks have been killed because of conflict on their borders. You have to look at both ways.”

Mark Knoller
1 day ago:   Monday Oct 21 - 9:46am
Pres still irked at being pressured to give up offer to host G7 at his Doral country club next June. In recent years, the G7's are usually held in remote locations to safeguard leaders from anti-establishment protests. Next door to Miami Intl not really remote. https://t.co/Z2rKpqSIsH

Mark Knoller
1 day ago:   Monday Oct 21 - 9:07am
Also yesterday, Pres Trump approved emergency declaration for the Northern Mariana Islands, authorizing @fema assistance and coordination of disaster relief there in response to Typhoon Bualoi.

Mark Knoller
1 day ago:   Monday Oct 21 - 8:59am
By Act of Congress and Presidential Proclamation, this is: -National Forest Products Week By presidential proclamation, this is: -National Character Counts Week Neglected to mention that by Presidential Proclamation, last week was: -National School Lunch Week.

Mark Knoller
1 day ago:   Monday Oct 21 - 7:07am
Today at the WH, Pres Trump holds a Cabinet meeting, the first one in 3 months and the first since @SpeakerPelosi launched an impeachment inquiry against him. @POTUS had no appearances this weekend and no golf outings. Does an interview today with @seanhannity, the 66th with Fox.

Mark Knoller
4 days ago:   Friday Oct 18 - 4:37pm
In @washingtonpost op-ed, @senatemajldr calls US withdrawal from Syria "a grave strategic mistake." Further likens it to Obama's "reckless withdrawal from Iraq." McConnell says US "should retain a limited military presence in Syria."

Mark Knoller
4 days ago:   Friday Oct 18 - 4:26pm
According to his DOE bio, Dep Energy Secy Dan Brouillette has previously served as an executive at @USAA and @Ford. Before that, he served on Capitol Hill as Chief of Staff to the House Committee on Energy & Commerce. https://t.co/alMM34PHtS

Mark Knoller
4 days ago:   Friday Oct 18 - 12:57pm
Pres Trump also changed subjects from impeachment inquiry to trade talks with China, and again said he thought an agreement could be signed when both he and Pres Xi are at the APEC Summit next month in Chile. https://t.co/1gJg6pjVxz


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Mark Knoller
4 days ago:   Friday Oct 18 - 12:54pm
Asked about admission yesterday by Acting COS @MickMulvaneyOMB of a political quid pro quo in dealing with Ukraine, Pres Trump said he thought that Mulvaney "clarified it," and then pivoted to another slam of impeachment investigator @RepAdamSchiff. https://t.co/RT5xmuGI6X


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Mark Knoller
4 days ago:   Friday Oct 18 - 12:50pm
On Turkish/Kurd situation, Pres Trump said he had a great conversation today with Pres Erdogan and the "ceasefire" or "pause" is going very well. He said there was conflict today but now "it's back to full pause." He said the Kurds are "very happy about it too." https://t.co/qm632Wugxz


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Mark Knoller
4 days ago:   Friday Oct 18 - 12:36pm
From the WH Roosevelt Room, Pres Trump offers congrats to first two women astronauts to do simultaneous space walk outside International Space Station. Pres calls it "an historic event." https://t.co/6Thdw2B4zj


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Mark Knoller
4 days ago:   Friday Oct 18 - 7:45am
And many thanks to the press poolers on the arduous VP trip to Turkey: @alanacbs, @EliStokols, @jmhansler and @pkenyonnpr. And on the Trump Texas trip @finnygo, @GregClugstonDC, and @cmsub. Also the camera crews. Great job. Much appreciated.

Mark Knoller
4 days ago:   Friday Oct 18 - 7:30am
Long days. Pres Trump got back to the WH from Texas overnight at 129AM. @VP got back from Turkey at 517AM. Both looked beat. https://t.co/SsWigUdgt1


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Mark Knoller
5 days ago:   Thursday Oct 17 - 10:18pm
Pres Trump went 1 hr and 27 minutes at his campaign rally tonight in Dallas. Among the longest of his 66 rallies since taking office. He heads back to DC tonight. No press events on his schedule Friday, so far. https://t.co/FJohN4xxH8


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Mark Knoller
5 days ago:   Thursday Oct 17 - 9:35pm
Pres trumpets ceasefire deal with Turkey and Kurds. "Sometimes you have to let ‘em fight," he said of his strategy. "Without a litte tough love they would have never made this deal." Says "we'll keep ISIS all nice and locked up. "Will see if can get deal finalized in 5 days.

Mark Knoller
5 days ago:   Thursday Oct 17 - 9:29pm
Shares news with rally that @SecretaryPerry stepping down at the end of the year. "Rick Perry couldn't have done a better job, says @POTUS. "Thanks, Rick - what a job he's done." https://t.co/d1ZwJeg7O5


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Mark Knoller
5 days ago:   Thursday Oct 17 - 9:10pm
Turning to @JoeBiden, Pres says "I don't think he has a chance.” Says he's got to give credit to @SenWarren, still referring to her as Pocahontas. "She's doing better." And Trump again accuses Biden's son of taking payoffs from a Ukraine energy co.

Mark Knoller
5 days ago:   Thursday Oct 17 - 9:05pm
Pres refers to the opposition as "do nothing Democrats." "Where's the USMCA," he asks about the trade deal pending in Congress. "And crazy Nancy won't let anyone vote on it," he says. "She's nuts," he says of the Speaker who accused him of a "meltdown" yesterday. https://t.co/3OnC2vVz6N


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Mark Knoller
5 days ago:   Thursday Oct 17 - 8:58pm
Shielding his eyes to look at the TV camera platform, the Pres says Americans "will never surrender our freedom to those people right there." https://t.co/wlhsGEG4jm


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Mark Knoller
5 days ago:   Thursday Oct 17 - 8:56pm
"That crazy Nancy," Pres says of @SpeakerPelosi. "She is crazy." He says Democrats want to disarm law abiding citizens. "They want to take your guns away...and install far left judges to shred our Constitution.” https://t.co/5QBATnJPPc


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Mark Knoller
5 days ago:   Thursday Oct 17 - 8:53pm
Pres quick to target Democrats as "crazy," "hateful" and "enraged." "At stake in this fight is the survival of American democracy itself," he tells rally. He says Dems still want to overturn the results of the 2016 election. “I don’t believe anymore that they love our country." https://t.co/vyt9r5lt8V


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Mark Knoller
5 days ago:   Thursday Oct 17 - 8:45pm
Pres takes stage at campaign rally in Dallas at American Airlines Center, home to the Dallas Mavericks and Stars. https://t.co/fKftgaA2lH


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Mark Knoller
5 days ago:   Thursday Oct 17 - 7:43pm
At 1:40AM local time, @VP waves to USAF personnel at @RamsteinAirBase as he reboards Air Force Two after refueling (the plane, not him), for flight back to DC after ceasefire talks with Pres Erdogan in Ankara. https://t.co/yuqgWmGKP3


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Mark Knoller
5 days ago:   Thursday Oct 17 - 7:32pm
Wearing a leather bomber jacket embroidered with his name and the Seal of the VP, Pence greets hundreds of USAF personnel at @RamsteinAirBase up past 1AM while Air Force Two is being refueled for flight home from Ankara. https://t.co/kYOryrzzJO


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Mark Knoller
5 days ago:   Thursday Oct 17 - 7:07pm
"Hello, Ramstein," says @VP during refueling stop at @RamsteinAirBase in Germany. Addressing personnel in a hangar at 1AM local time, Pence tried to show his appreciation by suggesting to the base commander that the airmen who stayed up late for him "have eared a 3-day weekend." https://t.co/tafFIksQ51


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Mark Knoller
5 days ago:   Thursday Oct 17 - 6:35pm
Pres Trump and @IvankaTrump join executives of @LouisVuitton_US in ceremonial ribbon cutting to open new manufacturing plant in Alvarado, TX. https://t.co/fAz3nnb3XX


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Mark Knoller
5 days ago:   Thursday Oct 17 - 6:29pm
Pres trumpets that new @LouisVuitton_US plant has 500 employees that will soon double to 1000. And he says the products made there will carry the words "Made in the USA." https://t.co/k4zYUR9Enh


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Mark Knoller
5 days ago:   Thursday Oct 17 - 6:26pm
Pres thanks @LouisVuitton_US for building its new plant in Alvarado, Texas. Assures them they'll be "very happy" in the Lone Star state. And during tour reminded company officials they'll have no tariffs to worry about since their production is in the US.

Mark Knoller
5 days ago:   Thursday Oct 17 - 6:20pm
Pres begins remarks at @LouisVuitton_US workshop hailing ceasefire deal by Turkey and Kurds. "We went the unconventional way," he said of the deal. As for ISIS in Syria, he says it's "totally under control" and more ISIS fighters are still being captured. https://t.co/twPABMeAzq


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Mark Knoller
5 days ago:   Thursday Oct 17 - 6:10pm
In damage control, COS @MickMulvaneyOMB issues written statement saying "there was absolutely no quid pro quo between Ukrainian military aid & any investigation into the 2016 election." He says @POTUS never told him to withhold any funds from Ukraine related to the DNC server.

Mark Knoller
5 days ago:   Thursday Oct 17 - 6:05pm
Pres Trump confirms that @SecretaryPerry will be stepping down as Energy Secretary at year's end. Says he's known about his plans for six months and already has his successor picked out. Says Perry has done a fantastic job but "has got some very big plans" for the future. https://t.co/LJD5iFKZdH


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Mark Knoller
5 days ago:   Thursday Oct 17 - 5:57pm
Pres examines one of the familiar Louis Vuitton handbags. @IvankaTrump among those looking on. "Good company. Good people," @POTUS says. https://t.co/xTiQDF7mVo


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Mark Knoller
5 days ago:   Thursday Oct 17 - 5:52pm
Pres Trump tours new @LouisVuitton_US workshop in Alvarado, TX, and talks to employees. https://t.co/JlOjMjKFH9


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Mark Knoller
5 days ago:   Thursday Oct 17 - 5:49pm
In joint statement, @SpeakerPelosi and @SenSchumer decry @POTUS for decision to lift sanctions on Turkey "in exchange for a sham ceasefire." They say it "seriously undermines the credibility of America’s foreign policy" that our word cannot be trusted.

Mark Knoller
5 days ago:   Thursday Oct 17 - 5:43pm
Pres arrives in landing field in Alvarado, TX after campaign fundraiser in Ft Worth. RNC official says @POTUS raised $5.5-million for Trump Victory fund benefiting his campaign and the RNC. Now headed to Louis Vuitton Workshop for tour and ribbon-cutting. https://t.co/nPQoo9kuc5


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Mark Knoller
5 days ago:   Thursday Oct 17 - 3:22pm
VP Pence ends 9-hour ceasefire mission in Ankara and boards Air Force Two for flight back to DC. After negotiating deal to end Turkish assault on Kurds in Syria, Pence smiles and waves goodbye, neither of which did he display on arrival. https://t.co/vYWHdfUUt2


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Mark Knoller
5 days ago:   Thursday Oct 17 - 2:58pm
Ranking Democrat on Senate Finance @RonWyden quick to denounce G7 Summit at Trump Doral as "one of the most egregious examples of corruption and self-dealing in the most corrupt presidency in our history." Says foreign govts "should not be forced to line Donald Trump’s pockets."

Mark Knoller
5 days ago:   Thursday Oct 17 - 2:35pm
Of the ceasefire deal, Pres Trump said the Kurds are very happy, Turkey is very happy, the US is very happy and Civilization is very happy. He the safe zone will be monitored as will ISIS fighters most of whom are still in custody.

Mark Knoller
5 days ago:   Thursday Oct 17 - 2:33pm
Speaking to reporters on the tarmac at NAS Ft Worth, @POTUS said the ceasefire "had to be an unconventional solution.” He says when the Kurds saw how nast and rough it would get, they said "let's make a deal. And he thinks Erdogan was very smart as well. https://t.co/7VsIEkF2DY


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Mark Knoller
5 days ago:   Thursday Oct 17 - 2:30pm
Pres Trump thanks Pres Erdogan and the Kurds. Says they're "incredibly happy with this solution," he says of the ceasefire agreement. Says he had to pursue an "unconventional rough love approach." Says everyone agreed to a plan they would not have 3 days ago. https://t.co/WdPuTOlZHZ


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Mark Knoller
5 days ago:   Thursday Oct 17 - 2:23pm
Pres Trump calls ceasefire agreement with Turkey "an amazing outcome." Says he couldn't have gotten it without "a little rough love." Says agreement creates 22-mile safe zone that Turkey has wanted for a long time. Says US sanctions will be lifted once ceasefire is finalized. https://t.co/XEO7BFOGnb


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Mark Knoller
5 days ago:   Thursday Oct 17 - 2:17pm
Pres Trump arrives in Texas on political visit. Gives fist pump greeting to supporters cheering on tarmac. https://t.co/4uRluPIv3U


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Mark Knoller
5 days ago:   Thursday Oct 17 - 1:58pm
Clarifiying: VP says only US concession to Turkey was no additional sanctions during 5 day ceasefire, and once ceasefire is permanent, sanctions imposed on Turkish ministers and ministries will be lifted.

Mark Knoller
5 days ago:   Thursday Oct 17 - 1:54pm
VP says YPG members will conduct an "orderly withdrawal over the next 120 hours." They will move beyond demarcation line 20 miles south of Turkish/Syrian border. "We always endorsed a safe zone," says Pence. We believe the Kurdish population in Syria will continue to endure. https://t.co/MoUXzZMD0L


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Mark Knoller
5 days ago:   Thursday Oct 17 - 1:45pm
VP Pence says US will not impose any new sanctions on Turkey and once ceasefire is in effect, the new sanctions will be lifted. https://t.co/cBZRXf0oaC


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Mark Knoller
5 days ago:   Thursday Oct 17 - 1:41pm
In Ankara, @VP announces US and Turkey have agreed to a ceasefire in Syria. Turkey will allow 120 hours for withdrawal of YPG/Kurdish forces from 20 mile safe zone area. https://t.co/kQFyookHq4


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Mark Knoller
5 days ago:   Thursday Oct 17 - 1:22pm
Asked why Trump/Zelensky phone call transcript kept in a special server, Mulvaney said he won't discuss WH procedures for classified information. But he says there was no coverup, otherwise the WH would not have made the transcript public. So urged press to stop asking about it.

Mark Knoller
5 days ago:   Thursday Oct 17 - 1:15pm
VP/Pompeo talks with Pres Erdogan ran 4 1/2 hours. Didn't respond to shouted questions on whether a ceasefire agreed to with Kurds.

Mark Knoller
5 days ago:   Thursday Oct 17 - 1:08pm
Mulvaney says there is no White House war room for dealing with the impeachment inquiry. "You don't have a war room when you didn't do anything wrong," he says in reponse to questions.

Mark Knoller
5 days ago:   Thursday Oct 17 - 12:53pm
"We absolutely believe it’s the best place to have it," says Mulvaney of hosting the G7 Summit at the Trump Doral in Miami next June. Says the Pres knows that some folks "won’t get over that it’s a Trump property." https://t.co/A7zAMfC2p3


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Mark Knoller
5 days ago:   Thursday Oct 17 - 12:50pm
Mulvaney says the Trump Doral is not the only place the G7 could be held, but "it's the best place." Concedes there are "plenty of other good places," but quotes aides who scouted locations saying it's like the Doral was built to host the G7 Summit.

Mark Knoller
5 days ago:   Thursday Oct 17 - 12:47pm
WH Chief of Staff @MickMulvaneyOMB announces that Pres Trump will host the G7 Summit next June at the Trump National Doral in Miami. Other sites considered in Hawaii and Utah, but says Doral "the perfect physical location." Says @POTUS will make no profit from the event. https://t.co/Am1PV6ZmnW


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Mark Knoller
5 days ago:   Thursday Oct 17 - 11:26am
Air Force One wheels up en route Texas for fundraiser, ribbon-cutting and campaign rally. Back late tonight. https://t.co/RvQTE4cKlC


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Mark Knoller
5 days ago:   Thursday Oct 17 - 11:16am
Pres motorcaded (used as a verb) to @Andrews_JBA due to threatening weather and boarded Air Force One using built-in stairs. Took no questions. https://t.co/8IMdMThDKI


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Mark Knoller
5 days ago:   Thursday Oct 17 - 10:39am
RT @EenaRuffini: During the #baltimoreriots, Cummings was out on the streets trying to get people to calm down and go home. He also broke up a potential conflict between a gang member and a particularly aggressive member of the media by looking at them and just saying “stop.” #icon

Mark Knoller
5 days ago:   Thursday Oct 17 - 10:32am
Even under threatening skies: #NTABP https://t.co/zR1WfFdQxS


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Mark Knoller
5 days ago:   Thursday Oct 17 - 10:28am
Erdogan and the @VP met privately for 1 hour 20 minutes before sitting down with other members of the delegations. https://t.co/ZWP1hXwXP4


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Mark Knoller
5 days ago:   Thursday Oct 17 - 10:26am
Turkey allows photo op as Pres Erdogan meets with @VP and @SecPompeo and rest of US delegation. Pence especially stern-faced. https://t.co/OoQgQJcFu7


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Mark Knoller
5 days ago:   Thursday Oct 17 - 9:51am
"Don't overthink this," Kudlow tells reporters about words of caution today from Chinese ministry about pending trade deal. Still looking for signing of Phase 1 of agreement when Presidents Trump and Xi are at the APEC Summit next month in Chile.

Mark Knoller
5 days ago:   Thursday Oct 17 - 9:48am
Despite “some significant political differences” between @POTUS and @SpeakerPelosi, WH econ advisor Larry Kudlow still thinks they can come together on USMCA trade deal by Thanksgiving. Believes some on both sides believe USMCA is "an historic trade deal." https://t.co/u9uj41dK5c


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Mark Knoller
5 days ago:   Thursday Oct 17 - 9:27am
Flag atop WH lowered to half staff in tribute to the late @RepCummings. https://t.co/J4IQlzs5km


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Mark Knoller
5 days ago:   Thursday Oct 17 - 9:17am
Putting differences aside, Pres offers words of condolence on passing of @RepCummings. https://t.co/11eMbSFVId

Mark Knoller
5 days ago:   Thursday Oct 17 - 8:54am
Press pool in Ankara told Pence/Pompeo/O'Brien meeting with Turkey's Pres Erdogan is underway at presidential palace. Turkey declined a photo op.

Mark Knoller
5 days ago:   Thursday Oct 17 - 8:26am
Walking to the motorcade for drive to meeting with Pres Erdogan, @VP and @SecPompeo declined to respond to press pool questions about Pres Trump's letter to Erdogan urging a ceasefire and the prospects for getting one. https://t.co/h2YjLshld8


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