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Peter Alexander
5 hours ago:   Friday Apr 19 - 9:14am
Trump, who immediately declared "Game Over," is clearly not over it. https://t.co/n5gDtF01Jr

Peter Alexander
22 hours ago:   Thursday Apr 18 - 4:03pm
.@NBCNews, front and center among the crush of cameras, for Trump’s M1 departure. Happening momentarily. https://t.co/cdTbKnEfW6


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Peter Alexander
1 day ago:   Thursday Apr 18 - 11:41am
Just asked Trump if Robert Mueller should testify? He looked at me, heard the question and kept walking.

Peter Alexander
1 day ago:   Thursday Apr 18 - 11:14am
At event to celebrate Wounded Warriors, Trump goes off prompter, noting Mueller Report: “I’m having a good day too. It’s called no collusion, no obstruction.” “This should never happen to another president ever again.” https://t.co/bLMBAVxLIn


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Peter Alexander
1 day ago:   Thursday Apr 18 - 9:31am
RT @AriMelber: New: Trump WH staff hope to make Mueller Report news a “slow burn” that will blow over by “next week,” (after the Holiday weekend), reports @PeterAlexander now

Peter Alexander
1 week ago:   Friday Apr 12 - 10:29am
New @nbcnews exclusive.https://t.co/X0ideDJWpm

Peter Alexander
1 week ago:   Thursday Apr 11 - 4:08pm
Trump, October 2016: "I love WikiLeaks!" Trump, today: "I know nothing about WikiLeaks. It's not my thing."

Peter Alexander
1 week ago:   Thursday Apr 11 - 10:29am
Another Mills Masters-piece. https://t.co/Yy5CU0CzMN

Peter Alexander
1 week ago:   Thursday Apr 11 - 8:34am
FACT CHECK: The poll actually found Trump’s *unfavorable* rating — not his favorable one — stands at 55%. https://t.co/bnIAQaehwR

Peter Alexander
2 weeks ago:   Wednesday Apr 3 - 7:40pm
Here’s my exchange today with a top White House aide, pressing her on Trump’s claim that wind turbines cause cancer. https://t.co/7l0X2vBibm

Peter Alexander
2 weeks ago:   Wednesday Apr 3 - 11:42am
Trump, last night, without evidence, claimed “the noise [from wind turbines] causes cancer.” Today, I asked WH aide Mercy Schlapp if that’s true. (Scientists say it’s not.) Her reply: “I don’t have an answer about that... but I’ll update you if I get information.”

Peter Alexander
2 weeks ago:   Tuesday Apr 2 - 6:29pm
Our exclusive with whistleblower Tricia Newbold: https://t.co/0tliVK1fKQ

Peter Alexander
2 weeks ago:   Tuesday Apr 2 - 5:38pm
EXCLUSIVE with White House whistleblower: ALEXANDER: How did you feel when files were moved out of your reach at work? TRICIA NEWBOLD: "Humiliated. Absolutely. But it didn't stop me from doing what was right."

Peter Alexander
2 weeks ago:   Tuesday Apr 2 - 5:30pm
RT @strickdc: ALEXANDER/NBC: Are you concerned about your livelihood? NEWBOLD: “Absolutely, given the past retaliation, I'm always concerned, but it's important that we stand up to do the right thing no matter what. “ @PeterAlexander

Peter Alexander
2 weeks ago:   Tuesday Apr 2 - 4:46pm
Just sat down with whistleblower Tricia Newbold about WH security clearance practices. You’ll hear from her tonight @NBCNightlyNews @strickdc https://t.co/34FCVEMDOY


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Peter Alexander
2 weeks ago:   Saturday Mar 30 - 10:12am
RT @rpowellslp: Thank you @PeterAlexander and @TODAYshow for highlighting the effects of #tinnitus. As you continue to discuss this, you should say to seek the services of an #audiologist as well. @ASHAWeb https://t.co/lQsFW7JqK5

Peter Alexander
2 weeks ago:   Saturday Mar 30 - 9:39am
So fun taking a White House team field trip this Saturday morning. Loved sharing TODAY’s Kitchen with my good friends, @kwelkernbc @DylanDreyerNBC @TODAYshow https://t.co/vrFbWoNNtB


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Peter Alexander
3 weeks ago:   Thursday Mar 28 - 7:11pm
Trump supporter sporting new 2020 campaign gear. The O in “NO COLLUSION”is a Q. QAnon? https://t.co/fzLw798jeJ


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Peter Alexander
3 weeks ago:   Thursday Mar 28 - 6:46pm
RT @tvnewser: With Sweet 16 action less than an hour away, @abbyhornacek and @PeterAlexander are tied for first place in the 2019 @TVNewser #MarchMadness Bracket Challenge! https://t.co/OeJSz50oVV https://t.co/YyEOHTCx72


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Peter Alexander
3 weeks ago:   Thursday Mar 28 - 4:24pm
Trump announces reversal on Special Olympics: “The Special Olympics will be funded, I just told my people.”

Peter Alexander
3 weeks ago:   Wednesday Mar 27 - 3:03pm
@Acosta #trendsetter

Peter Alexander
3 weeks ago:   Tuesday Mar 26 - 3:51pm
DOJ: It will take “weeks, not months” for AG William Barr to make a version of Special Counsel Robert Mueller’s report publicly available.

Peter Alexander
3 weeks ago:   Sunday Mar 24 - 3:54pm
“The Special Counsel did not find that the Trump campaign or anyone associated with it conspired or coordinated with Russia in its efforts to influence the 2016 U.S. presidential election."

Peter Alexander
3 weeks ago:   Sunday Mar 24 - 7:35am
RT @peterbakernyt: A reminder that our colleagues overseas put themselves on the line every day to bring us honest reporting from some of the world's most dangerous places. https://t.co/0liH4DMcYv

Peter Alexander
3 weeks ago:   Friday Mar 22 - 5:14pm
BREAKING: Here’s the letter AG Barr sent to the House & Senate Judiciary chairs and ranking members, notifying them he has received Mueller’s report. https://t.co/RlhHA1WhJS


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Peter Alexander
3 weeks ago:   Friday Mar 22 - 5:03pm
AG William Barr has received Special Counsel Robert Mueller's report. The investigation is over.

Peter Alexander
4 weeks ago:   Thursday Mar 21 - 10:07pm
RT @LindsFerrentino: THRILLED I can finally talk about MY FIRST MOVIE I've been writing for the better part of the last two years. Thank you to the wonderful geniuses David O'Russel, John Krazinski, and Allyson Seeger for letting me write this story about my good friend @Reb_Alexander. AH! https://t.co/anxkd1aIEb

Peter Alexander
4 weeks ago:   Thursday Mar 21 - 3:08pm
Trump, yesterday: "I gave [Sen. McCain] the kind of funeral that he wanted, which as president I had to approve." Washington National Cathedral, today: "No funeral at the Cathedral requires the approval of the president or any other government official.”

Peter Alexander
4 weeks ago:   Thursday Mar 21 - 12:07pm
RT @NBCNightlyNews: 9-year-old Luca Cesternino was told he’d be sparring blindfolded with his Taekwondo instructors. Then he heard a familiar voice: his father, Staff Sergeant Rob Cesternino, who’d been deployed for nearly a year. @PeterAlexander has the story. https://t.co/WwdcY1N6EW


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Peter Alexander
4 weeks ago:   Thursday Mar 21 - 11:08am
Spotted entering the West Wing: Attorney General William Barr. President Trump departed moments earlier for a business roundtable elsewhere in Washington.

Peter Alexander
1 month ago:   Wednesday Mar 20 - 12:41pm
The President ignored repeated questions from Kristen Welker and me whether his Twitter attacks were beneath the dignity of the Office. https://t.co/oF8nErYEjT


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Peter Alexander
1 month ago:   Wednesday Mar 20 - 8:58am
This is a must watch. We can't thank our troops enough for their service and their families for their sacrifice. https://t.co/0ImnkuZLtw

Peter Alexander
1 month ago:   Tuesday Mar 19 - 12:36pm
Trump, just now, on why he continues to attack McCain nearly seven months after his death: "I was never a fan of John McCain and I never will be."

Peter Alexander
1 month ago:   Friday Mar 15 - 7:30am
Sarah Sanders: "The United States strongly condemns the attack in Christchurch. Our thoughts and prayers are with the victims and their families. We stand in solidarity with the people of New Zealand and their government against this vicious act of hate.”

Peter Alexander
1 month ago:   Wednesday Mar 13 - 11:39am
Judge Amy Berman Jackson, during Manafort sentencing, says he’s “not being straight with me now.” “Court is one of those places where facts still matter."

Peter Alexander
1 month ago:   Saturday Mar 2 - 3:41pm
Love this. Among the names of iconic women the US women’s soccer players will wear on their jerseys today: ✔️RBG ✔️J.K. Rowling ✔️Beyoncé ✔️Mother Theresa ✔️Carrie Underwood https://t.co/6NXBQVDGsD

Peter Alexander
1 month ago:   Thursday Feb 28 - 5:39pm
RT @nytmike: EXCLUSIVE: The White House chief of staff at the time, John Kelly, wrote a contemporaneous internal memo about how he had been “ordered” by the president to give Jared Kushner the top-secret clearance. w/@maggieNYT @adamgoldmanNYT @anniekarni https://t.co/cDkJjvVzgh

Peter Alexander
1 month ago:   Thursday Feb 28 - 12:53am
BREAKING: WH announces a major “program change” to NK summit. Joint Agreement Signing Ceremony appears to be canceled and lunch between Trump and Kim Jong-Un appears to be scrapped, too.

Peter Alexander
1 month ago:   Wednesday Feb 27 - 8:51pm
I’ve seen hundreds of motorcades... but none like this. Kim Jong-Un, departing our Hanoi hotel moments ago. https://t.co/bLnKKckilc


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Peter Alexander
1 month ago:   Wednesday Feb 27 - 6:24pm
Trump said NK is no longer a nuclear threat at end of Singapore summit, but as he & Kim Jong-Un sit down in Hanoi, US is dropping key demand. https://t.co/pkPqVNn2wd

Peter Alexander
1 month ago:   Tuesday Feb 26 - 5:17am
My reporter’s notebook from *inside* Kim Jong-un’s Hanoi hotel, where I’m staying, before I was ordered to clear out of the lobby... https://t.co/Rw4aTLXJIZ


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Peter Alexander
1 month ago:   Friday Feb 22 - 5:41pm
RT @Reb_Alexander: LOVE my big brother!! ❤️ @PeterAlexander https://t.co/7Gw2hpzFdW


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Peter Alexander
1 month ago:   Friday Feb 22 - 1:12pm
RT @Reb_Alexander: Happy birthday to my pride and joy little sister POOKIE!!! https://t.co/2OhETanaTz


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Peter Alexander
1 month ago:   Tuesday Feb 19 - 8:31am
Those 16 "cities," the President refers to, are as follows: California Colorado Connecticut Delaware Hawaii Illinois Maine Maryland Michigan Minnesota Nevada New Jersey New Mexico New York Oregon Virginia https://t.co/f63HmDOpFq

Peter Alexander
2 months ago:   Saturday Feb 16 - 7:38pm
NEW: Heather Nauert withdraws from consideration for US ambassador to the United Nations.

Peter Alexander
2 months ago:   Friday Feb 15 - 11:19am
Trump, responding to my question, concedes there’s no national emergency to justify building his wall: “I didn’t need to do this... I just want to do it faster.” That answer will complicate his legal case.

Peter Alexander
2 months ago:   Friday Feb 15 - 10:44am
Per Trump, there’s a national emergency on the border... but he begins Rose Garden remarks talking about China, North Korea, etc.

Peter Alexander
2 months ago:   Thursday Feb 14 - 3:10pm
SIREN: McConnell says he just spoke to Trump, who said he's willing to sign the border deal & will declare a national emergency at the same time.

Peter Alexander
2 months ago:   Tuesday Feb 12 - 10:59pm
When I walked into today’s Cabinet meeting as the pooler, Trump pointed at me and said: “He didn’t talk about crowd size last night,” adding sarcastically, “I’m shocked.” https://t.co/sVVLyvmkCl

Peter Alexander
2 months ago:   Tuesday Feb 12 - 4:23pm
Sarah Sanders: “President Trump condemns all acts of violence against any individual or group of people - including members of the press. We ask that anyone attending an event do so in a peaceful and respectful manner."

Peter Alexander
2 months ago:   Tuesday Feb 12 - 12:51pm
I asked Trump if the Mueller report should be made public? He didn’t respond, but nodded, disapprovingly, at my question.

Peter Alexander
2 months ago:   Thursday Feb 7 - 3:34pm
JUST IN: House Intel Chair Adam Schiff responds: “If the president is worried about our hiring any former administration people, maybe he should work on being a better employer.” https://t.co/eox5QUyeWW

Peter Alexander
2 months ago:   Thursday Feb 7 - 9:23am
"I will never let you down," Trump promises attendees at the National Prayer Breakfast.

Peter Alexander
2 months ago:   Wednesday Feb 6 - 10:23pm
RT @MarleeMatlin: Sometimes you see the most unexpected people at the salon. #Nowords https://t.co/KGYfgvJa0s


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Peter Alexander
2 months ago:   Wednesday Feb 6 - 9:41am
House Intel Cmte announces Michael Cohen’s closed-door testimony postponed until February 28th... the same day Trump meets with Kim Jung Un in Vietnam.

Peter Alexander
2 months ago:   Tuesday Feb 5 - 9:21pm
“We must reject the politics of revenge, resistance and retribution — and embrace the boundless potential of cooperation, compromise and the common good." - President Trump

Peter Alexander
2 months ago:   Saturday Feb 2 - 11:29am
NEW: A spokeswoman for Gov @RalphNortham says he will *not* be resigning at today’s 230p press conference. Northam told a VA state senator it’s *not* him in the offensive photo.

Peter Alexander
2 months ago:   Saturday Feb 2 - 11:04am
JUST IN: Trump is playing a round of golf with Jack Nicklaus and Tiger Woods, per WH.

Peter Alexander
2 months ago:   Saturday Feb 2 - 10:22am
RT @Trevornoah: I only cried twice watching this video https://t.co/erb8FgerQl


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Peter Alexander
2 months ago:   Friday Feb 1 - 6:23pm
NEW: Full Northam statement: “I am deeply sorry for the decision I made to appear as I did in this photo and for the hurt that decision caused then and now.” https://t.co/ebmgshr4cJ


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Peter Alexander
2 months ago:   Thursday Jan 31 - 4:08pm
RT @strickdc: NEW: @RepDonBeyer and @RepTedLieu just wrote the White House asking for Jared #Kushner's security clearance to be revoked citing @NBCNews @NBCInvestigates @KenDilanianNBC @PeterAlexander https://t.co/XcxaJaHz5d


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Peter Alexander
2 months ago:   Thursday Jan 31 - 1:28pm
RT @Tom_Winter: NBC News Exclusive: "Whistleblower" in White House security clearance office gets suspended less than a week after @strickdc and @PeterAlexander story about Jared Kushner's clearance issues. Latest here: https://t.co/z7XwuoEHEu

Peter Alexander
2 months ago:   Thursday Jan 31 - 12:54pm
RT @albamonica: Being a campaign embed was the best. If you're interested in an extremely eye-opening, grueling and worthwhile experience on the trail in 2020, apply here: https://t.co/9GZ0TDRDYv

Peter Alexander
2 months ago:   Wednesday Jan 30 - 5:17pm
A Schultz advisor responds: “Mistakes happen. We’re not trying to contribute to the toxicity of the debate.” https://t.co/AOuqgbidR3

Peter Alexander
2 months ago:   Wednesday Jan 30 - 4:14pm
Sarah Sanders to CBN: “I think God calls all of us to fill different roles at different times & I think that he wanted Donald Trump to become president.”

Peter Alexander
2 months ago:   Wednesday Jan 30 - 9:03am
This should make the only item on the President's schedule today -- his intelligence briefing -- very interesting. https://t.co/PMucmEMvur

Peter Alexander
2 months ago:   Wednesday Jan 30 - 8:05am
Trump declared victory in December: "We have defeated ISIS in Syria." Trump today contradicts that claim: "Caliphate will soon be destroyed." https://t.co/5MWNrtvRxa

Peter Alexander
2 months ago:   Monday Jan 28 - 8:14pm
A heckler interrupts Howard Schultz’s opening remarks at a NYC bookstore tonight, yelling: “Don’t help elect Trump, you egotistical billionaire asshole.”

Peter Alexander
2 months ago:   Monday Jan 28 - 4:48pm
RT @MarieKondo: Well if this isn't a #MotivationMonday post, I don't know what is! 👏✨💛 https://t.co/qMwqzwTbHR

Peter Alexander
2 months ago:   Friday Jan 25 - 2:35pm
Rush Limbaugh, on January 7: “We are very fortunate the guy (Trump) does not cave.”

Peter Alexander
2 months ago:   Friday Jan 25 - 1:45pm
Question for the President: How can you cast this as anything other than a wasted five weeks of (financial) pain for Americans caused by you?

Peter Alexander
2 months ago:   Thursday Jan 24 - 9:28pm
RT @KenDilanianNBC: Exclusive: Career security specialists rejected Kushner for top secret clearance but were overruled, from @strickdc, @peteralexander and me https://t.co/pitDOPlhse

Peter Alexander
2 months ago:   Thursday Jan 24 - 8:15pm
RT @NBCInvestigates: EXCLUSIVE from @strickdc @KenDilanianNBC and @PeterAlexander Watch @allinwithchris for more. https://t.co/heGkrmO1eU

Peter Alexander
2 months ago:   Thursday Jan 24 - 4:41pm
WH says Trump is demanding “a large down payment on the wall” before he would agree to a 3-week short-term spending bill to reopen the government. McConnell and Schumer meeting now to see whether they can work out of the deadlock.

Peter Alexander
2 months ago:   Thursday Jan 24 - 4:34pm
BREAKING: Unexpectedly, the press pool just got called to gather. Trump wants to say something.

Peter Alexander
2 months ago:   Thursday Jan 24 - 3:29pm
🥶🥶🥶 https://t.co/ZAzdjHCBDW

Peter Alexander
2 months ago:   Wednesday Jan 23 - 3:00pm
Trump fires back at Michael Cohen, "I would say he's been threatened by the truth," responding to Cohen's assertion that he's indefinitely postponing testimony due to ongoing threats against his family from President Trump and Mr. Giuliani.

Peter Alexander
2 months ago:   Tuesday Jan 22 - 1:02pm
A senior administration official tells me Rudy Giuliani's recent comments about the Russia inquiry are “not helping” & is questioning why Giuliani keeps going on TV: “If nothing good can come of it, don’t do it.”

Peter Alexander
2 months ago:   Tuesday Jan 22 - 10:15am
Pompeo in satellite video to Davos: "It should not go unnoticed that we’ve also defeated the ISIS Caliphate in Syria and Iraq... There’s a lot more work to do, and with your help, I know we’ll achieve it."

Peter Alexander
2 months ago:   Sunday Jan 20 - 4:41pm
Get some rest and feel better soon, @kasie. https://t.co/Z5inO8D7uA

Peter Alexander
2 months ago:   Sunday Jan 20 - 4:22pm
Actually, it was 38 years ago, not 40... when Reagan was president, not Carter. https://t.co/B1YraOw0Sx

Peter Alexander
3 months ago:   Saturday Jan 19 - 9:50am
@IrishTomS When possible, I fly. The only hour each week, my phone is off and no one can reach me!

Peter Alexander
3 months ago:   Friday Jan 18 - 10:59am
More WH response to Pelosi's charge: "The idea we would leak anything that would put the safety and security of any American at risk is a flat out lie.” (2/2)

Peter Alexander
3 months ago:   Friday Jan 18 - 10:59am
WH responds to Pelosi's charge: "When the Speaker of the House and about 20 others from Capitol Hill decide to book their own commercial flights to Afghanistan, the world is going to find out." (1/2)

Peter Alexander
3 months ago:   Friday Jan 18 - 10:06am
From Brett McGurk, the just-departed US envoy to the ISIS fight: "Trump said he beat ISIS. Instead, he’s giving it new life." https://t.co/WY15ojAmOj

Peter Alexander
3 months ago:   Thursday Jan 17 - 6:11pm
BREAKING: Trump cancels Davos delegation, per Sarah Sanders, "out of consideration for the 800,000 great American workers not receiving pay and to ensure his team can assist as needed.

Peter Alexander
3 months ago:   Thursday Jan 17 - 4:14pm
Hoyer: “I think the President’s actions were petty, mean-spirited and beneath the President of the United States.”

Peter Alexander
3 months ago:   Thursday Jan 17 - 2:15pm
NEW: Trump responds to Pelosi: “I am sorry to inform you that your trip to Brussels, Egypt, and Afghanistan has been postponed,” calling it a “public relations event.” https://t.co/GM7tzNGJDR


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Peter Alexander
3 months ago:   Thursday Jan 17 - 10:53am
NEW: Giuliani looks to clarify his comments from last night because, he says, they were “misinterpreted”: https://t.co/J8oHI2qWL6


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Peter Alexander
3 months ago:   Wednesday Jan 16 - 6:25pm
RT @RichardEngel: Trump used to say, often, he’d never telegraph his war plans or US troop movements because it could help ISIS. But in Syria he’s doing just that, often. ISIS, knowing US forces are leaving, may be trying to show with today’s attack it’s not defeated.

Peter Alexander
3 months ago:   Wednesday Jan 16 - 3:13pm
Pence, this morning (hours after Americans killed in deadly Syria blast): "The caliphate has crumbled and ISIS has been defeated," Pence, this afternoon: "We will never allow the remnants of ISIS to reestablish their evil and murderous caliphate."

Peter Alexander
3 months ago:   Wednesday Jan 16 - 1:11pm
"We've been planning for this for months, as we always do. It didn't start up 29 days ago," the official said. (2/2)

Peter Alexander
3 months ago:   Wednesday Jan 16 - 1:11pm
Secret Service is fully ready to offer full protection during the #SOTU, a sr. law enforcement official tells @petewilliamsnbc. "It's a no-fail mission," the official says. Though USSS personnel are not being paid, the intelligence & protection functions are fully staffed. (1/2)

Peter Alexander
3 months ago:   Wednesday Jan 16 - 11:44am
3-2-1 Contact. https://t.co/svMIAPwvgx

Peter Alexander
3 months ago:   Wednesday Jan 16 - 10:53am
"The caliphate has crumbled and ISIS has been defeated," Pence says in speech to diplomats, hours after ISIS claims responsibility for a deadly blast in Syria, blamed for multiple US casualties.

Peter Alexander
3 months ago:   Wednesday Jan 16 - 8:40am
In 2014, Trump touted King as a "special guy, a smart person, with really the right views on almost everything." Their ideologies are so in sync, Trump said, "We don't have to compare notes." 2/2 https://t.co/l67Hml47vb https://t.co/RRdP360qDF

Peter Alexander
3 months ago:   Wednesday Jan 16 - 8:39am
When I asked whether Trump supports the House's condemnation of Steve King, Sarah Sanders called his racist comments "abhorrent." Adding: "The Republican leadership unlike Democrats have actually taken action when their members have said outrageous & inappropriate things." 1/2

Peter Alexander
3 months ago:   Tuesday Jan 15 - 12:06pm
Sarah Sanders says Trump invited Democrats & Republicans for lunch at the White House today to discuss the shutdown stalemate, but all of the D’s turned him down: “Unfortunately, no Democrats will attend,” Sanders says.

Peter Alexander
3 months ago:   Saturday Jan 12 - 11:12am
RT @PhilipRucker: It seems the president was watching @PeterAlexander, @kwelkernbc and me talk on @TODAYshow this morning about the lack of a strategy in the White House to end what is now the longest government shutdown in U.S. history https://t.co/FKfEXtCMVV

Peter Alexander
3 months ago:   Thursday Jan 10 - 1:37pm
The World Economic Forum in Davos doesn’t start until 12 days from now. Bad sign for furloughed/unpaid federal workers. https://t.co/tAysWeNfvV