Peter Alexander 1 day ago:   Thursday May 6 - 12:52pm Worth noting: On January 6, Stefanik and Cheney voted against a Republican objection to AZ’s 11 Electoral College votes that the state certified for President-elect Joe Biden. (Stefanik supported the Republican objection in PA.) https://t.co/G7VOPTAfWn Peter Alexander 1 day ago:   Thursday May 6 - 9:33am RT @TODAYshow: With her leadership role in the GOP in jeopardy, Rep. Liz Cheney has written an op-ed for the Washington Post imploring Republicans to turn away from former President Trump’s rhetoric. @PeterAlexander reports. https://t.co/tw1RZoAEfG
Link to Image Peter Alexander 1 day ago:   Thursday May 6 - 9:30am ON TAP: Biden will speak today near the Calcasieu River Bridge in Lake Charles, LA.
I'm told he'll be joined by the Republican mayor – who recently wrote an op-ed with the Democratic mayor of Shreveport on the need to the pass the American Jobs Plan – and the Dem LA governor. Peter Alexander 3 days ago:   Tuesday May 4 - 3:29pm On a possible meeting with Putin this summer in Europe, Biden says, “That is my hope and expectation – we’re working on it.” Peter Alexander 6 days ago:   Sunday May 2 - 7:36am RT @TODAYshow: “The economy will thrive if we have fair taxes ... But America won’t be just fine if we allow our infrastructure to crumble,” @SecretaryPete tells @PeterAlexander in an exclusive interview on the Biden administration’s infrastructure plan. https://t.co/1kdpcgVeA4
Link to Image Peter Alexander 1 week ago:   Friday Apr 30 - 5:39pm Just wrapped our interview with @SecretaryPete aboard Amtrak between Raleigh & Greensboro, NC. Discussed infrastructure, jobs, electric cars, Afghanistan withdrawal, his (bike) commute and family life.
Exclusive sit-down tomorrow @TODAYshowhttps://t.co/Tzj6lZNaJ2
Link to Image Peter Alexander 1 week ago:   Tuesday Apr 27 - 4:24pm NEW: President Biden will visit former President Jimmy Carter and former First Lady Rosalynn Carter in Plains, Georgia on Thursday, a White House official tells NBC News. Peter Alexander 1 week ago:   Monday Apr 26 - 8:00pm RT @NBCNightlyNews: From the kick-off of his campaign to the start of his presidency, President Biden pledged to unite the county.
@PeterAlexander speaks with Georgia voters about whether they think the president is following through on that promise. https://t.co/Sh8eQRkMwl
Link to Image Peter Alexander 2 weeks ago:   Friday Apr 23 - 11:53am RT @kwelkernbc: 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 Peter Alexander 3 weeks ago:   Friday Apr 16 - 9:33am RT @carolelee: Among hundreds of posts in secret Facebook groups for special forces accessed by NBC News: misinformation about a "stolen" 2020 election, racist comments about SecDef Austin & support for QAnon.
w/ @annaschecterhttps://t.co/pNYl0Z6bOe Peter Alexander 4 weeks ago:   Friday Apr 9 - 12:39pm RT @washpressclub: Aspiring Journalists.... Join us today at 1 pm EST for WPCF webinar"THE FIRST 100 DAYS : Covering a White House Transition and the Role of a White House Reporter" with @PeterAlexander@jbendery@jonkarl@anitakumar01@AprilDRyan & @Shawna our amazing panel For link -www.wpcf.org Peter Alexander 1 month ago:   Wednesday Apr 7 - 12:45pm Sad to learn America's oldest Medal of Honor recipient, Charles Coolidge, has died just a few months shy of his 100th birthday.
May he be remembered for his heroism, courage and patriotism.
https://t.co/uOqeJqJ0bC Peter Alexander 1 month ago:   Wednesday Apr 7 - 9:56am RT @TODAYshow: Video showing a frightened 10-year-old boy sobbing and pleading for help from a Texas border patrol agent after he was abandoned by a larger group is adding new urgency to the immigration crisis. @PeterAlexander reports. https://t.co/nG9pRrFFAP
Link to Image Peter Alexander 1 month ago:   Tuesday Apr 6 - 1:08pm "The absolute most important thing in [Officer Billy Evans'] life was his two children, Logan and Abigail... Their dad was their hero long before the tragic events of last week." https://t.co/jW3rucHBRv Peter Alexander 1 month ago:   Tuesday Apr 6 - 9:37am U.S. Capitol police officer William ‘Billy’ Evans, killed in the line of duty last week, will lie in honor in the Capitol Rotunda next Tuesday, Pelosi and Schumer announce. Peter Alexander 1 month ago:   Sunday Apr 4 - 2:39pm RT @briannnnf: Jalen Suggs' all-time game-winner against UCLA called by Gonzaga's IMG radio team of Tom Hudson and Adam Morrison (yes, that Adam Morrison): https://t.co/DBtqdFjenL
Link to Image Peter Alexander 1 month ago:   Saturday Mar 27 - 10:22am @CapehartJ@kwelkernbc@somaratheodore It’s still unclear. Peter Alexander 1 month ago:   Friday Mar 26 - 8:52pm RT @TODAYshow: Almost every year, the Kennedy family gives a Profile in Courage Award to honor acts of bravery by public officials. This year’s recipient is Mitt Romney, the only Republican senator who voted to convict during Donald Trump’s impeachment trial in 2020. @PeterAlexander reports. https://t.co/lmyeFGOOdt
Link to Image Peter Alexander 1 month ago:   Thursday Mar 25 - 2:02pm Biden: “Yes, my plan is to run for re-election.” Peter Alexander 1 month ago:   Thursday Mar 25 - 11:10am Biden to host his first press conference in the East Room today. I’m told he’s had a pair of tabletop prep sessions - one in West Wing, another in East Wing. https://t.co/ZbbmLTPMHy Peter Alexander 1 month ago:   Thursday Mar 25 - 8:16am RT @TODAYshow: Today is Medal of Honor Day, when the U.S. honors heroic military service members. Work is underway in Texas to construct a permanent tribute to them in the form of a museum. @PeterAlexander has the details. https://t.co/xUPTtND8MJ
Link to Image Peter Alexander 1 month ago:   Saturday Mar 20 - 7:46am RT @TODAYshow: Dr. Anthony Fauci discusses the new CDC school guidelines saying, “A number of studies showed ... if children wear masks consistently and you compare children that are at 3 feet versus children that are at 6 feet, there was no difference at all in the infection rate among them.” https://t.co/yBTf35dnar
Link to Image Peter Alexander 1 month ago:   Saturday Mar 20 - 6:57am Next on @TODAYshow: Dr. Fauci joins us live for your questions about new CDC guidelines for schools, fears of another wave & whether you’ll need booster shots to combat COVID. Peter Alexander 1 month ago:   Thursday Mar 18 - 11:46am President Biden has ordered that U.S. flags on federal grounds, including at the White House, be flown at half-staff to honor the victims of the Atlanta shootings. https://t.co/Mj1p5bpfqX
Link to Image Peter Alexander 1 month ago:   Wednesday Mar 17 - 4:58pm RT @MacFarlaneNews: NEW: Man wanted by US Capitol Police was stopped by Secret Service near Naval Observatory (which houses Vice President's residence)
Police say they found a long gun, a large amount of ammunition and several gun clips w/ ammunition in man's car parked in a DC garage Peter Alexander 1 month ago:   Wednesday Mar 17 - 12:37pm NEW: Treasury announces that approximately 90M direct payments have already been paid out - mostly, by direct deposit - as part of the American Rescue Plan, signed into law last week. Peter Alexander 1 month ago:   Tuesday Mar 16 - 6:09pm “There will be more (actions) soon”:
White House official responds to ODNI intel community assessment of foreign threats to the 2020 US elections. https://t.co/2GN9u7cHwL
Link to Image Peter Alexander 1 month ago:   Tuesday Mar 16 - 4:24pm NEWS: President Biden will hold a formal press conference on the afternoon of Thursday, March 25th, per Jen Psaki. Peter Alexander 1 month ago:   Tuesday Mar 16 - 10:00am Unaccompanied children in Border Patrol custody, as of Sunday pm: 4,276
Last Monday, there were just over 3,200 unaccompanied minors in CBP custody, a record.
Of unaccompanied minors now in custody, 2,943 had been in custody over 72-hour legal limit.
via @JuliaEAinsley Peter Alexander 1 month ago:   Tuesday Mar 16 - 9:29am Lt. Col. Yevgeny "Eugene" Vindman, who was fired last year from his job in the Trump White House after he raised concerns about Trump’s dealings with Ukraine, says the Army is set promote him. https://t.co/Y7FaM1DDKr Peter Alexander 1 month ago:   Thursday Mar 11 - 10:21pm RT @jeffmason1: .@FLOTUS listens in the background. https://t.co/dbnDiq42Yc
Link to Image Peter Alexander 1 month ago:   Thursday Mar 11 - 3:37pm The attorneys overseeing the investigation into sexual harassment claims made by Gov. Cuomo have set up a website with a voicemail, email, & text number for potential victims to contact them.
https://t.co/48A7POqWbv Peter Alexander 1 month ago:   Wednesday Mar 10 - 5:25pm RT @VickyNguyenTV: Tonight at 8pm EST. Please check and make sure you know how to stream NBC News Now https://t.co/G4g5ZzpY28
Link to Image Peter Alexander 2 months ago:   Thursday Mar 4 - 3:24pm Due to @SenRonJohnson's objection, the Senate clerk must read the 628-page COVID relief bill in its entirety, before debate begins. Peter Alexander 2 months ago:   Wednesday Mar 3 - 2:19pm RT @NBCNews: NEW: President Biden calls Texas and Mississippi decisions to end mask mandates “a big mistake" and criticizes what he views as “Neanderthal thinking” after CDC warned against complacency in the face of emerging coronavirus variants on Monday. https://t.co/Mmdln3gNG6
Link to Image Peter Alexander 2 months ago:   Wednesday Mar 3 - 2:06pm Corrected spelling: Neanderthal Peter Alexander 2 months ago:   Wednesday Mar 3 - 2:05pm Just out of the Oval. Biden calls Texas and Mississippi decisions to end mask mandates “a big mistake.” Criticized “Neanderthal thinking.” Peter Alexander 2 months ago:   Wednesday Mar 3 - 1:57pm Just out of the Oval. Biden calls Texas and Mississippi decisions to end mask mandates “a big mistake.”
Criticized “neadrathal thinking.” Peter Alexander 2 months ago:   Tuesday Mar 2 - 3:00pm The Senate votes 84-15 to confirm Gina Raimondo as President Biden’s Secretary of Commerce. Peter Alexander 2 months ago:   Sunday Feb 28 - 7:08pm Such a special night co-hosting Evening of Wishes: Hope from Home for @WishMidAtlantic with @AlisonStarling7 & these two girls. Thanks for your incredible generosity! https://t.co/ORLupsZABv
Link to Image Peter Alexander 2 months ago:   Saturday Feb 27 - 8:27am RT @VinGuptaMD: Since many have asked today, all approved covid vaccinations are VERY effective in preventing normal lungs (on the L) from looking like ones that need life support (on the R)
Please pass it on: the brand doesn’t matter, as all will prevent severe illness from occurring. https://t.co/kWT6qvXNac
Link to Image Peter Alexander 2 months ago:   Thursday Feb 25 - 2:23pm RT @AlisonStarling7: I am SO proud of these two. Today is the 100th day of school... 100 days of virtual learning for Kindergarten and 2nd grade. It has not always been easy, but these girls have been real superstars. (And so have their teachers!) https://t.co/dV9XBYnEW0
Link to Image Peter Alexander 2 months ago:   Thursday Feb 25 - 9:39am Trump's taxes and underlying tax documents are now in the hands of the Manhattan DA, per his spokesman.
h/t @Tom_Winter Peter Alexander 2 months ago:   Wednesday Feb 24 - 11:02am JUST IN: Biden announces plans to deliver 25M+ masks to more than 1300 community health centers as well as 60K food pantries and soup kitchens, to reach some of the most vulnerable Americans. Peter Alexander 2 months ago:   Wednesday Feb 24 - 6:39am Sunrise over Washington. https://t.co/yOCjOvdvdI
Link to Image Peter Alexander 2 months ago:   Tuesday Feb 23 - 9:49am NEW: Former Senator David Perdue (R-GA) announces he will not run for the Senate in 2022.
Perdue lost his seat last month to Sen. Jon Ossoff. Peter Alexander 2 months ago:   Thursday Feb 18 - 4:11pm NEW: Ted Cruz booked his return ticket from Cancun to Texas at 6 a.m. today, according to a source with knowledge of the situation. Cruz was initially booked to return on Saturday. Peter Alexander 2 months ago:   Saturday Feb 13 - 4:15pm RT @KThomasDC: McConnell, who voted to acquit, calls Trump's actions a "disgraceful dereliction of duty," and adds: "There is no question, none, that President Trump is practically and morally responsible for provoking the events of the day." Peter Alexander 2 months ago:   Saturday Feb 13 - 4:11pm Sen. Cassidy: “Our Constitution and our country is more important than any one person. I voted to convict President Trump because he is guilty.” Peter Alexander 2 months ago:   Saturday Feb 13 - 4:04pm Republicans voting GUILTY:
Toomey Peter Alexander 2 months ago:   Saturday Feb 13 - 1:04pm Rep. Jamie Raskin in closing argument, asks rhetorically: “Who says you can’t stand up to bullies?!” Peter Alexander 2 months ago:   Friday Feb 12 - 4:07pm RT @jabinbotsford: Sen. Bill Cassidy, R-La., notes on the 4th day of the Impeachment trials for President Trump on Capitol Hill today. “The House Managers did not connect the dots to show President Trump knew that the attack on the Capitol was going to be violent and result in the loss of life.” https://t.co/0fttEzpqEr
Link to Image Peter Alexander 2 months ago:   Friday Feb 12 - 1:16pm CLAIM: Trump lawyer Michael T. van der Veen said a member of Antifa was among the first to be arrested following the Capitol riot.
FACT: None of the criminal complaints yet filed accuse anyone with being with a follower of Antifa.
(via @PeteWilliamsNBC) Peter Alexander 2 months ago:   Friday Feb 12 - 12:30pm RT @GarrettHaake: Excuse me? There was no “security wall” breach that led to the clearing of Lafayette Square. That’s totally made up. There was no “security wall.” It was still a park, with bike racks around it, until police cleared it. Peter Alexander 2 months ago:   Wednesday Feb 10 - 6:03pm RT @WillieGeist: God bless Officer Eugene Goodman. 🇺🇸 https://t.co/2EIzD3D1kk
Link to Image Peter Alexander 2 months ago:   Wednesday Feb 10 - 6:01pm RT @AshleyRParker: Romney was a prime target of Trump’s anger — and, thus, the violent mob’s anger. Hard to overstate how many ways this entire attack could have been SO. MUCH. WORSE. https://t.co/F3XAGv3meC Peter Alexander 2 months ago:   Wednesday Feb 10 - 6:00pm After today’s harrowing video presentation, Senator Angus King tells @NicolleDWallace a Republican senator - *not* among the six who voted that the trial was constitutional - told him they hope everyone in America is watching. Peter Alexander 2 months ago:   Wednesday Feb 10 - 5:57pm RT @erinschaff: Members of @SpeakerPelosi’s staff, who were barricaded in a conference room terrified for their lives during the January 6 attack on the capitol, watch video from that day during the Senate impeachment trial of former President Donald Trump on Capitol Hill on February 10. https://t.co/t0h0sQW31z
Link to Image Peter Alexander 2 months ago:   Wednesday Feb 10 - 5:52pm RT @JulieNBCNews: ROMNEY reacts to seeing that video. He says it was the first time he’s ever seen it and didn’t realize how close he got.
“It tears your, your heart and brings tears to your eyes, that was overwhelmingly distressing and emotional.”
Says he plans on thanking Officer Goodman. Peter Alexander 2 months ago:   Wednesday Feb 10 - 12:43pm Rep. Neguse, Democrat impeachment manager: “[Trump’s] false claims about election fraud, that was the drumbeat being used to inspire, instigate, and ignite them, to anger them.” Peter Alexander 2 months ago:   Tuesday Feb 9 - 7:19pm Thrilled to bolster the @nbcnews White House roster with @albamonica@carolelee & @mikememoli.
And, congrats to our all-star lineup on their new assignments!
https://t.co/oZaiQLU1vP Peter Alexander 2 months ago:   Tuesday Feb 9 - 3:57pm Despite Trump ally spinning that Castor’s opening was part of a “deliberative strategy,” Castor acknowledges: “We changed what we were going to do on account that we thought that the House managers' presentation was well-done.” https://t.co/6XFE2mA6VJ Peter Alexander 2 months ago:   Tuesday Feb 9 - 3:42pm A Trump source, just now, describes Castor’s argument as a “very clear, deliberative strategy.”
Says defense is “lowering the temperature... before dropping the hammer on the unconstitutional nature of this impeachment witch hunt.” Peter Alexander 2 months ago:   Tuesday Feb 9 - 3:14pm RT @sahilkapur: Trump lawyer Bruce Castor praises the "outstanding presentation" from managers.
"You will not hear any member of the team representing former President Trump say anything but in the strongest possible way denounce the violence of the rioters and those that breached the Capitol." https://t.co/uPj4pricME
Link to Image Peter Alexander 2 months ago:   Tuesday Feb 9 - 2:06pm RT @NBCNews: WATCH: To begin impeachment trial against former President Trump, House impeachment managers present a 13-minute video montage recounting the Jan. 6 storming of the US Capitol.
(Part 1 of 2) https://t.co/X4gyg4LVgs
Link to Image Peter Alexander 2 months ago:   Tuesday Feb 9 - 1:39pm Lead House impeachment manager Rep Jaime Raskin, after playing a video reliving January 6’s Trump speech and the riot that followed: “If that’s not an impeachable offense, then there is no such thing.” Peter Alexander 2 months ago:   Monday Feb 8 - 3:21pm Congratulations @MedillSchool @NorthwesternU on 100 years of guiding generations of students to become journalists. To the professors and staff who showed us the way and have supported each of us since... thank you! #gocatshttps://t.co/w1sRytj7U4
Link to Image Peter Alexander 2 months ago:   Sunday Feb 7 - 9:09pm RT @AdamSchefter: DC Metro Police Officers Mike Fanone, Daniel Hodges and Lila Morris are attending the Super Bowl as NFL’s guests in recognition of their heroism during Jan. 6 attack at Capitol Bldg. Family of fallen Capitol Police Officer Brian Sicknick also in attendance as honored guests. Peter Alexander 3 months ago:   Friday Feb 5 - 11:48am @DavidScottJones Thanks, David. I sincerely appreciate your feedback. Peter Alexander 3 months ago:   Thursday Feb 4 - 3:57pm Asked if Trump will testify during his impeachment trial next week as Democrats have requested, Trump’s lawyer Bruce Caster tells @NBCNews: “No.”
@kwelkernbc@carolelee Peter Alexander 3 months ago:   Thursday Feb 4 - 1:04pm RT @JakeSherman: “I also want to tell you that 9/11 absolutely happened,” @mtgreenee says. Peter Alexander 3 months ago:   Thursday Feb 4 - 9:06am “I didn’t hear an apology,” @RepKinzinger says of @mtgreenee’s comments to House Republicans at last night’s marathon meeting.
Republicans declined to punish Greene for past conspiratorial & anti-Semitic comments. Peter Alexander 3 months ago:   Wednesday Feb 3 - 7:41pm RT @JakeSherman: Just for context, @mtgreenee got a standing ovation from some Republicans after a quick speech in the meeting. Peter Alexander 3 months ago:   Wednesday Feb 3 - 5:23pm Honoring the two FBI Special Agents killed in the line of duty Tuesday: Daniel Alfin and Laura Schwartzenberger. https://t.co/qBqgVzPLnp
Link to Image Peter Alexander 3 months ago:   Tuesday Feb 2 - 3:31pm Such a well-deserved tribute to a terrific mentor, colleague and friend, @mitchellreports. Still in a league of her own!
https://t.co/XdjxOpxPtp Peter Alexander 3 months ago:   Tuesday Feb 2 - 12:46pm Trump impeachment brief: "It is denied President Trump made any effort to subvert the certification of the results of the 2020 Presidential election." Peter Alexander 3 months ago:   Tuesday Feb 2 - 11:10am Andrew Yang tests positive for COVID: “I am experiencing mild symptoms, but am otherwise feeling well and in good spirits."
Yang says he will quarantine. Peter Alexander 3 months ago:   Monday Feb 1 - 1:08pm Jen Psaki on Trump’s ban from Twitter: “I can’t say we miss him on Twitter.” Peter Alexander 3 months ago:   Sunday Jan 31 - 5:21pm RT @NationalZoo: ❄️🐼 Slides, somersaults and pure panda joy. Happy snow day from giant pandas Mei Xiang and Tian Tian! 🌨🐾
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Link to Image Peter Alexander 3 months ago:   Sunday Jan 31 - 12:58pm RT @TODAYshow: They are some of the unsung heroes of this pandemic — our teachers. This morning, meet three teachers from New Jersey as they show us what it’s been like educating children during a school year unlike any other. @VickyNguyenTV has more. https://t.co/nVbrZLAXck
Link to Image Peter Alexander 3 months ago:   Saturday Jan 30 - 8:27pm The East Wing clarifies that this photo was taken pre-Inauguration and the First Lady’s official portrait, they say, will be unveiled later. Peter Alexander 3 months ago:   Saturday Jan 30 - 1:47pm White House unveils official @FLOTUS portrait: https://t.co/7Cy3K6CEBM Peter Alexander 3 months ago:   Saturday Jan 30 - 1:13pm RT @TODAYshow: .@peteralexander and @kwelkernbc got a surprise workout with Peloton star instructor #CodyRigsby! Plus, Rigsby shares an overnight oats recipe and a quick and easy meditation technique. https://t.co/jRSeyeWYvU
Link to Image Peter Alexander 3 months ago:   Wednesday Jan 27 - 3:15pm RT @SecondGentleman: Today we honor the memories of the six million Jewish victims of the Holocaust and the millions of others who were murdered during one of the darkest periods in history. And we recommit ourselves to working towards a society free of hatred and division. #HolocaustRemembranceDay Peter Alexander 3 months ago:   Wednesday Jan 27 - 2:58pm NEW: The leader of the Proud Boys went undercover to assist the Miami police and cooperated with the FBI in multiple drug and illegal gambling investigations, a court transcript shows.
via @Tom_Winter @PeteWilliamsNBChttps://t.co/uQmWUtdF4b Peter Alexander 3 months ago:   Wednesday Jan 27 - 2:50pm On climate change, I asked @JohnKerry: “Two trillion dollars for COVID. Two trillion for this. It’s a lot of money.”
Kerry: “It’s real money and it’s a lot of money. But, you know what, it costs a lot more if we don’t do the things we need to do.” https://t.co/QTTXHPlULv
Link to Image Peter Alexander 3 months ago:   Wednesday Jan 27 - 1:41pm Biden: “Today is Climate Day at the White House, which means today is jobs day at the White House.” Peter Alexander 3 months ago:   Wednesday Jan 27 - 1:20pm RT @PeteThamel: Sources: Northwestern coach Pat Fitzgerald has agreed to a new 10-year contract that stretches through 2030. Multiple NFL franchises reached out to Fitzgerald this year, including two that made a heavy push. Peter Alexander 3 months ago:   Wednesday Jan 27 - 12:40pm Special Presidential Envoy for Climate John Kerry in Briefing Room. https://t.co/sDRmaa9NEO
Link to Image Peter Alexander 3 months ago:   Tuesday Jan 26 - 6:27pm RT @jacobsoboroff: President Biden is expected to announce his family separation reunification task force, which he promised on the campaign trail, this Friday. Peter Alexander 3 months ago:   Tuesday Jan 26 - 3:11pm In first call with Vladimir Putin, Biden raised several "matters of concern," including... "reports of Russia placing bounties on US soldiers in Afghanistan, interference in the 2020 US election, and the poisoning of Aleksey Navalny." https://t.co/NFreVAs4Hi Peter Alexander 3 months ago:   Tuesday Jan 26 - 2:40pm RT @bristei: TV’s scorched-earth A.M. news wars don’t stop on the weekends...
@PeterAlexander and @kwelkernbc are taking @TODAYshow to Washington DC on Saturdays...
https://t.co/IANRFUv28J Peter Alexander 3 months ago:   Tuesday Jan 26 - 2:17pm Biden: "Unity and healing must begin with understanding and truth, not ignorance and lies."