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Mark Knoller
25 minutes ago:   Thursday Aug 17 - 11:07am
Tillerson makes point of shaking hands today with Acting Asst Secy Susan Thornton, whom Steve Bannon says he wants… https://t.co/2HpI6zfu8j

Mark Knoller
1 hour ago:   Thursday Aug 17 - 10:31am
WH still working to arrange @POTUS phone call with family of Heather Heyer, says @LWalters45. Heyer was killed in Charlottesville Saturday,

Mark Knoller
1 hour ago:   Thursday Aug 17 - 10:15am
Secys Tillerson and Mattis group handshake with their Japanese counterparts at start of US-Japan Consultative meeti… https://t.co/ftIE9xZAJN

Mark Knoller
2 hours ago:   Thursday Aug 17 - 9:27am
Another Trump triple tweet this morning lamenting removal of historic statues and monuments. But doesn't use the wo… https://t.co/1w1WZ4jwpF

Mark Knoller
3 hours ago:   Thursday Aug 17 - 8:33am
Back at his NJ golf club, Pres Trump has lunch today with @FLGovScott and a meeting later with @SBALinda. No press coverage for either.

Mark Knoller
3 hours ago:   Thursday Aug 17 - 8:02am
On @CBSThisMorning, Gov McAuliffe on whether @POTUS should visit Charlottesville. https://t.co/k3D3Lqa6vK

Mark Knoller
3 hours ago:   Thursday Aug 17 - 7:34am
The @VP's stop in Panama being shortened so that he can get back to DC in time for @POTUS meeting at Camp David Friday on Afghanistan.

Mark Knoller
4 hours ago:   Thursday Aug 17 - 7:31am
@VP & Mrs Pence wave adiós to Chile as they board Air Force Two for flight to Panama, last stop of trip. (Pool phot… https://t.co/4Asc5g1GrY

Mark Knoller
4 hours ago:   Thursday Aug 17 - 7:23am
More on @CBSNewsPoll at https://t.co/mMAWHT0POm.

Mark Knoller
4 hours ago:   Thursday Aug 17 - 7:21am
By 55%-35%, those surveyed in @CBSNewsPoll also say Pres Trump's description of who's to blame for Charlottesville violence is inaccurate.

Mark Knoller
4 hours ago:   Thursday Aug 17 - 7:20am
A @CBSNewsPoll this morning shows 55% of those surveyed disapprove of Pres Trump's response to Charlottesville. 34% approve.

Mark Knoller
4 hours ago:   Thursday Aug 17 - 7:10am
Pres this morning also slams incumbent Republican and frequent critic Sen @JeffFlake and welcoming his opponent. https://t.co/6dGHW0wq7w

Mark Knoller
4 hours ago:   Thursday Aug 17 - 7:02am
Pres Trump up early at 619am back at his NJ golf club to post triple tweet saying his Charlottesville statements ha… https://t.co/JzmYVycYwz

Mark Knoller
15 hours ago:   Wednesday Aug 16 - 8:09pm
Thursday at his NJ golf club, Pres Trump has lunch with @FLGovScott and later a meeting with @SBALinda. Both no press coverage.

Mark Knoller
16 hours ago:   Wednesday Aug 16 - 7:16pm
Bill signing ceremony today - but no press coverage. https://t.co/U6NB63IHxf

Mark Knoller
16 hours ago:   Wednesday Aug 16 - 6:56pm
Remembering covering death of Elvis 40 years ago. Here's what I wrote about it on the 30th anniversary of his death. https://t.co/Pk66dWHm5S

Mark Knoller
16 hours ago:   Wednesday Aug 16 - 6:35pm
Network evening newscasts lead with 2nd day reaction to Pres Trumps remarks on Charlottesville; he disbands CEO panels beset by resignation,

Mark Knoller
18 hours ago:   Wednesday Aug 16 - 5:27pm
The "Forever G.I. Bill" signed today by Pres Trump, was passed by unanimous consent in the Senate and by vote of 405-0 in the House.

Mark Knoller
18 hours ago:   Wednesday Aug 16 - 5:18pm
Asked about Charlottesville, Shulkin said he was with Pres Trump on Saturday and "he was upset, he was outraged" by the violence there.

Mark Knoller
18 hours ago:   Wednesday Aug 16 - 5:16pm
V.A. @SecShulkin says the veterans bill also extends G.I. Bill benefits to Purple Heart recipients even if they lac… https://t.co/Tq6pJDbG1K

Mark Knoller
18 hours ago:   Wednesday Aug 16 - 5:13pm
Pres Trump signs bill nicknamed "Forever G.I. Bill," which eliminates 15-year time limit for veterans to use education benefits.

Mark Knoller
19 hours ago:   Wednesday Aug 16 - 3:54pm
WH spokesman says cost-sharing payments for those on ObamaCare will be made for the month of August.

Mark Knoller
19 hours ago:   Wednesday Aug 16 - 3:37pm
Marine One wheels up from Wall Street Heliport en route his golf club in NJ. https://t.co/Xu1Yk8WB7S


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Mark Knoller
19 hours ago:   Wednesday Aug 16 - 3:36pm
From the back of the motorcade as Pres Trump was driven from Trump Tower to the Wall Street Heliport this afternoon. https://t.co/thtrrcleQw


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Mark Knoller
20 hours ago:   Wednesday Aug 16 - 3:20pm
Just yesterday, Pres Trump said he had "many CEOs" to take the place of those resigning from his advisory councils. Now, he's ending them.

Mark Knoller
20 hours ago:   Wednesday Aug 16 - 3:02pm
Pres Trump has arrived back at his golf club in Bedminster, NJ. Is to sign measure enhancing G.I. Bill benefits for veterans, but no press.

Mark Knoller
21 hours ago:   Wednesday Aug 16 - 2:09pm
Pres leaving Trump Tower to return to NJ golf club.

Mark Knoller
22 hours ago:   Wednesday Aug 16 - 1:24pm
Facing multiple CEO resignations, Pres pulls the plug on his business councils. https://t.co/2UywTDEMhH

Mark Knoller
22 hours ago:   Wednesday Aug 16 - 1:20pm
Pence also announced that his visit to Panama tomorrow would end early. Will enable him to attend Camp David meeting with @POTUS Friday.

Mark Knoller
22 hours ago:   Wednesday Aug 16 - 1:18pm
It was the job he had to give up, but wishes best to interim WH Communications Director, Hope Hicks. https://t.co/0YxHrAHNlw

Mark Knoller
22 hours ago:   Wednesday Aug 16 - 1:15pm
CEOs from @3M and @CampbellSoupCo also resign from president's manufacturing jobs initiative.

Mark Knoller
22 hours ago:   Wednesday Aug 16 - 1:04pm
Agreeing to take questions, @VP said he stands with Pres Trump on Charlottesville & prays that the few are not able divide the many.

Mark Knoller
22 hours ago:   Wednesday Aug 16 - 12:58pm
Pence calls on Chile, Brazil, Mexico & Peru to break all diplomatic & economic relations with North Korea on behalf of nuke-free peninsula.

Mark Knoller
22 hours ago:   Wednesday Aug 16 - 12:51pm
In Chile, @VP says US "beginning to see progress" in North Korean situation, "but more must still be done - much mo… https://t.co/M4GSO4xMl1

Mark Knoller
23 hours ago:   Wednesday Aug 16 - 12:18pm
@VP welcomed to Chile by Pres Michelle Bachelet. Though joint press conference on the schedule, aides now say there… https://t.co/zuq1IoIWrP

Mark Knoller
1 day ago:   Wednesday Aug 16 - 11:25am
Joint statement in response to Charlottesville from presidents 41 and 43. https://t.co/H9hUH18R90


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Mark Knoller
1 day ago:   Wednesday Aug 16 - 11:12am
Pres Trump has decision pending on US troop levels in Afghanistan expected to be the focus of Friday's Camp David meeting.

Mark Knoller
1 day ago:   Wednesday Aug 16 - 11:06am
Correction: WH announces Pres Trump to meet with National Security team Friday at Camp David to discuss South Asia situation.

Mark Knoller
1 day ago:   Wednesday Aug 16 - 10:46am
WH Communications job vacant since ouster of @Scaramucci. WH says announcement of a permanent Comms Dir will come at "appropriate time."

Mark Knoller
1 day ago:   Wednesday Aug 16 - 10:41am
In decidedly low-key announcement, WH puts out word that long-time pres aide Hope Hicks will serve as Interim WH Communications Director.

Mark Knoller
1 day ago:   Wednesday Aug 16 - 10:33am
@OKnox Actually those record already available on my premium Twitter service.

Mark Knoller
1 day ago:   Wednesday Aug 16 - 10:29am
@yashar I think there may have been one signing ceremony for a grant of a pardon - posthumously to a historic figure. will have to check.

Mark Knoller
1 day ago:   Wednesday Aug 16 - 10:27am
@OKnox Appreciate suggestion of more work for me. Much obliged.

Mark Knoller
1 day ago:   Wednesday Aug 16 - 10:26am
@yashar Pres Trump has yet to grant any pardons.

Mark Knoller
1 day ago:   Wednesday Aug 16 - 10:12am
Spectacular photo from radio pooler @tamarakeithNPR aboard Air Force Two flying over the Andes as @VP headed to San… https://t.co/fSfar19CRZ

Mark Knoller
1 day ago:   Wednesday Aug 16 - 8:37am
The Arizona visit comes as Pres Trump is reported considering a pardon for former Maricopa County sheriff Joe Arpaio.

Mark Knoller
1 day ago:   Wednesday Aug 16 - 8:29am
Forgot about Iowa rally. Will be his 2nd time west of the Mississippi as pres.

Mark Knoller
1 day ago:   Wednesday Aug 16 - 8:18am
Trump Campaign Committee announces next @POTUS rally next Tuesday in Phoenix. Will be his 8th campaign rally since taking office.

Mark Knoller
1 day ago:   Wednesday Aug 16 - 8:09am
Pres Trump ends his NYC stay this afternoon and returns to his NJ golf club for another five days of "working vacation."

Mark Knoller
1 day ago:   Wednesday Aug 16 - 7:59am
VP and Mrs Pence wave goodbye to Argentina and board Air Force Two for flight to Santiago, Chile, 3rd stop on their… https://t.co/C0lxhC1WVO

Mark Knoller
1 day ago:   Wednesday Aug 16 - 7:44am
Conciliatory tweet applauding NKorean leader for putting off decision on missile launch against Guam. https://t.co/XkinIxe9vk

Mark Knoller
1 day ago:   Wednesday Aug 16 - 7:11am
Pres offers congrats this morning to top vote getters in GOP primary, though he was backing Strange. To fill seat v… https://t.co/SAeCHZBnaM

Mark Knoller
1 day ago:   Wednesday Aug 16 - 7:09am
President's first tweet of the day at 612am takes another swipe at @amazon whose CEO @JeffBezos also owns the… https://t.co/rvI4pPVgVN

Mark Knoller
1 day ago:   Wednesday Aug 16 - 6:57am
@CokieRoberts What about the "two-man rule" for the release of nuclear weapons? Is that real or only in the movies?

Mark Knoller
1 day ago:   Tuesday Aug 15 - 9:10pm
On Wednesday, Pres Trump is to depart NYC and return to his NJ golf club. He is to sign a veterans education bill upon his return there.

Mark Knoller
1 day ago:   Tuesday Aug 15 - 8:18pm
"How about a couple of infrastructure questions," @POTUS told press, after being peppered with questions about his Charlottesville remarks.

Mark Knoller
1 day ago:   Tuesday Aug 15 - 8:15pm
WH aides didn't expect Pres Trump to take questions today, but he told reporters: "If you have any questions, please feel free to ask."

Mark Knoller
1 day ago:   Tuesday Aug 15 - 7:54pm
@mikememoli Pres Jimmy Carter once gave a speech outside a grain elevator in Tacoma, WA in Sep 1980. Best I could do.

Mark Knoller
1 day ago:   Tuesday Aug 15 - 6:31pm
Network evening newscasts leading across-the-board with Pres Trump's latest "blame on both sides" about Charlottesville violence.

Mark Knoller
1 day ago:   Tuesday Aug 15 - 6:12pm
5th resignation from president's manufacturing council. https://t.co/5fzHrt1cOJ

Mark Knoller
1 day ago:   Tuesday Aug 15 - 5:55pm
Key provisions of Pres Trump's Executive Order to speed Federal approval of infrastructure projects: https://t.co/8SbKCrSYDm


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Mark Knoller
1 day ago:   Tuesday Aug 15 - 5:28pm
"I've condemned neo-Nazis, I’ve condemned many different groups," said @POTUS. "But not all those people were neo-Nazis, believe me."

Mark Knoller
1 day ago:   Tuesday Aug 15 - 5:27pm
Pres Trump said Charlottesville: "You had a group on the other side that came charging in without a permit and they were very very violent."

Mark Knoller
1 day ago:   Tuesday Aug 15 - 5:25pm
"You had a group on one side that was bad & you had a group on the other side that was also very violent," said Pres of Charlottesville.

Mark Knoller
1 day ago:   Tuesday Aug 15 - 4:55pm
Pres Trump said "if the press were not fake and were honest," it would have said that his first statement on Saturday "was very nice."

Mark Knoller
1 day ago:   Tuesday Aug 15 - 4:53pm
Pres Trump said his first statement on Charlottesville Saturday "was a fine statement." But "it takes a little while to get the facts."

Mark Knoller
1 day ago:   Tuesday Aug 15 - 4:45pm
While calling Steve Bannon "a good person," Pres Trump also said "we’ll see what happens with Mr. Bannon" in his Administration.

Mark Knoller
1 day ago:   Tuesday Aug 15 - 4:43pm
"Is it murder? Is it terrorism?" asked the pres about Charlottesville? He said the driver of the car that plowed into crowd "is a murderer."

Mark Knoller
1 day ago:   Tuesday Aug 15 - 4:38pm
Have never seen as frenzied a Q&A session with a president. Or as high-decibel an exchange either.

Mark Knoller
1 day ago:   Tuesday Aug 15 - 4:35pm
Econ advisor Gary Cohn says WH will seek Congressional approval of infrastructure bill right after tax reform. Hope… https://t.co/InyOsDeIwt

Mark Knoller
1 day ago:   Tuesday Aug 15 - 4:29pm
"I stand by my man - both of them," said @SecElaineChao, asked about Pres Trump's public criticism of her husband,… https://t.co/shPH2A1IG2

Mark Knoller
1 day ago:   Tuesday Aug 15 - 4:23pm
Pres said both Washington and Jefferson were slave owners. Asked rhetorically if statues to them should be taken down?

Mark Knoller
1 day ago:   Tuesday Aug 15 - 4:22pm
Pres said he owns a winery in Charlottesville, so he knows about the town.

Mark Knoller
1 day ago:   Tuesday Aug 15 - 4:21pm
Pres says he thinks there's blame to be leveled at both sides in Charlottesville clashes. He says there were troublemakers in other groups.

Mark Knoller
1 day ago:   Tuesday Aug 15 - 4:16pm
Says race relations in the US have been "frayed for along time." Tells reporters to ask Pres Obama. Says job creation will improve matters.

Mark Knoller
1 day ago:   Tuesday Aug 15 - 4:14pm
Pres says he didn't speak to Steve Bannon about Charlottesville statement. "I like Mr Bannon. He's not a racist. Press treats him unfairly."

Mark Knoller
1 day ago:   Tuesday Aug 15 - 4:10pm
"Unlike a lot of reporters," said Pres Trump, "I wanted to know the facts," explaining why he didn't mention hate groups in first statement.

Mark Knoller
1 day ago:   Tuesday Aug 15 - 4:08pm
Pres defends his first statement on Charlottesville on Saturday, Says he didn't mention hate groups because he want… https://t.co/fED19Bf48p

Mark Knoller
1 day ago:   Tuesday Aug 15 - 4:04pm
Pres decries lengthy infrastructure approval process as a "massive self-inflicted wound on our country." "It's disg… https://t.co/SkGk55xDTj

Mark Knoller
1 day ago:   Tuesday Aug 15 - 4:02pm
Pres Trump displays flow chart showing why it takes up to 20 years to get approval for building a highway. Will red… https://t.co/xLY9zcsPxj

Mark Knoller
1 day ago:   Tuesday Aug 15 - 3:49pm
@mikememoli I'll have to check my log of presidential statements in front of elevators. I'll get back to you. Do escalators count?

Mark Knoller
1 day ago:   Tuesday Aug 15 - 3:38pm
Order signed today by Pres trump establishes "one Federal decision" review process for infrastructure projects, taking no more than 2 years.

Mark Knoller
1 day ago:   Tuesday Aug 15 - 1:37pm
You likely recognize the setting of Pres Trump's statement today as the lobby of Trump Tower. All-day press stakeou… https://t.co/0sAS2mmLJw

Mark Knoller
1 day ago:   Tuesday Aug 15 - 1:24pm
Treasury Secy @stevenmnuchin1 boards the elevator at Trump Tower for @POTUS meeting on infrastructure. https://t.co/pyCcaD8U9k


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Mark Knoller
1 day ago:   Tuesday Aug 15 - 12:50pm
Pres Macri tells @VP that Argentina does not see force as an option in Venezuela. Pence stressed economic & diplom… https://t.co/VgGZKJY7It

Mark Knoller
1 day ago:   Tuesday Aug 15 - 12:11pm
RT @margbrennan: 4th business leader to depart @POTUS manufacturing council. https://t.co/XpiiCiTSNJ

Mark Knoller
1 day ago:   Tuesday Aug 15 - 12:07pm
In Argentina, @VP says US has many options but "truly believes" economic & diplomatic pressure can restore democrac… https://t.co/e6HcMsEuIV

Mark Knoller
1 day ago:   Tuesday Aug 15 - 11:33am
Since initial statement by @POTUS on Charlottesville, CEOs from Merck, Under Armour and Intel withdrew from the president's council.

Mark Knoller
2 days ago:   Tuesday Aug 15 - 11:30am
More bitter words from Pres Trump directed at CEOs who have resigned from his manufacturing advisory panel. https://t.co/PloK69HYEp

Mark Knoller
2 days ago:   Tuesday Aug 15 - 10:56am
Tillerson also cites Saudi Arabia, Turkey, Bahrain, China, Pakistan and Sudan for engaging in religious intolerance and oppression.

Mark Knoller
2 days ago:   Tuesday Aug 15 - 10:54am
Releasing report on Intl Religious Freedom, Secy of State Tillerson cites ISIS for genocide against Yazidis, Christ… https://t.co/grpI3tRwtR

Mark Knoller
2 days ago:   Tuesday Aug 15 - 8:52am
.@VP in Argentina today for talks and joint press conference with Pres Macri. Also speaks to US & Argentine business community.

Mark Knoller
2 days ago:   Tuesday Aug 15 - 8:25am
Pres Trump has committed to end "the painfully slow, costly, & time-consuming process of getting permits and approvals" for infrastructure.

Mark Knoller
2 days ago:   Tuesday Aug 15 - 8:22am
Scheduled to hear from Pres Trump at 345pm after he signs order to ease environmental review process for infrastructure projects.

Mark Knoller
2 days ago:   Tuesday Aug 15 - 7:40am
Back home for first time since Inauguration, Pres Trump tweets it "feels good," but regards the WH as "very special… https://t.co/tPz0VHxGXT

Mark Knoller
2 days ago:   Tuesday Aug 15 - 7:25am
WH also says Pres Trump told Modi yesterday that India can rely on shipments of American crude oil that begin this month.

Mark Knoller
2 days ago:   Tuesday Aug 15 - 7:23am
Pres Trump tells India's PM Modi that @IvankaTrump will lead US delegation to Global Entrepreneurship Summit in India in November.

Mark Knoller
2 days ago:   Tuesday Aug 15 - 7:15am
WH says Pres Trump reassured PM Abe last night that US ready to "defend and respond" to any NKorean threat/action targeting US or allies.

Mark Knoller
2 days ago:   Tuesday Aug 15 - 7:05am
@talkradiojoe @POTUS Because he began the day yesterday in Morristown, NJ, which cant accomodate the 747 and he ret… https://t.co/8PTx4KeVKT

Mark Knoller
2 days ago:   Monday Aug 14 - 9:41pm
Pres motorcade passes under sign on FDR Drive (which was closed to all traffic) warning of presidential gridlock wh… https://t.co/VR5xWJGRGp