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Peter Alexander
1 day ago:   Thursday Jun 22 - 3:50pm
NEW: Obama: "It’s a massive transfer of wealth from middle-class and poor families to the richest people in America… https://t.co/KJEspmJnYg

Peter Alexander
1 day ago:   Thursday Jun 22 - 12:59pm
BREAKING: NO TRUMP TAPES: President Trump concedes "I did not make, & do not have, any such recordings of my conversations w James Comey."

Peter Alexander
2 days ago:   Wednesday Jun 21 - 12:05pm
Great news: Rep. Steve Scalise "continues to make good progress" & "is now listed in fair condition," per MedStar Washington Hospital.

Peter Alexander
3 days ago:   Tuesday Jun 20 - 2:26pm
Stunningly, Sean Spicer says he has never asked President Trump whether he believes Russia interfered in the election.

Peter Alexander
1 week ago:   Wednesday Jun 14 - 12:42pm
BREAKING: Sources: Multiple people shot near UPS facility in San Francisco; gunman down

Peter Alexander
1 week ago:   Wednesday Jun 14 - 12:02pm
NEW details about shooter's history of arrests. h/t @Tom_Winter https://t.co/ZgAEScL5vp


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Peter Alexander
1 week ago:   Wednesday Jun 14 - 11:50am
Tomorrow's Congressional Baseball Game is on.👇 https://t.co/JeLHDZAvyG

Peter Alexander
1 week ago:   Wednesday Jun 14 - 10:47am
NEW: Shooter identified as James T. Hodgkinson of Belleville, IL. Believed to be 66 or 67. via @PeteWilliamsNBC

Peter Alexander
1 week ago:   Wednesday Jun 14 - 10:15am
NEW: NO indication that shooter has ties to int'l terrorism (ISIS, Al Qaeda, etc.), per multiple law enforcement officials.

Peter Alexander
1 week ago:   Wednesday Jun 14 - 9:31am
This photo, taken by a friend, at the Congressional Baseball Game last year: Team Scalise. https://t.co/JDqRO2R92y


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Peter Alexander
1 week ago:   Wednesday Jun 14 - 9:17am
Praying for Rep. Steve Scalise's quick recovery -- a staple on the Hill and on the diamond. https://t.co/Xs29tp5BFt

Peter Alexander
1 week ago:   Wednesday Jun 14 - 9:04am
BREAKING: Sen. Rand Paul: If not for the Capital Police, "it would've been a massacre."

Peter Alexander
1 week ago:   Tuesday Jun 13 - 3:54pm
"I am not stonewalling." -- AG Jeff Sessions

Peter Alexander
1 week ago:   Tuesday Jun 13 - 3:36pm
Americans should demand these rules stick. It's an issue of access to your elected representatives. https://t.co/wsAPCKDTNK

Peter Alexander
1 week ago:   Tuesday Jun 13 - 3:26pm
SESSIONS: Any suggestion I participated in, or was aware of, collusion with the Russians is an "appalling & detesta… https://t.co/UZSzzMIP5Y

Peter Alexander
1 week ago:   Tuesday Jun 13 - 8:57am
UNDER THE LIGHTS: Standing in as the photographers set their shots ahead of Sessions testimony. https://t.co/F7Sl9AqB48


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Peter Alexander
1 week ago:   Monday Jun 12 - 7:04pm
BREAKING: Senate Intel Cmte convening closed-door meeting with NSA Director Mike Rogers tonight. AG Sessions testifies in public tomorrow.

Peter Alexander
1 week ago:   Monday Jun 12 - 11:08am
NEW: AG Jeff Sessions has requested his appearance before Senate Intel Cmte tomorrow be public, per DOJ.

Peter Alexander
2 weeks ago:   Friday Jun 9 - 4:30pm
RT @JamesPMorrison: "How can James Comey, as you insist, be a liar and at the same time be vindicating you?" - Gr8 question asked of Trump…

Peter Alexander
2 weeks ago:   Friday Jun 9 - 4:29pm
He said, he said. https://t.co/5jGAJIMGgd

Peter Alexander
2 weeks ago:   Friday Jun 9 - 3:16pm
NOW: Asked if he would be willing to testify under oath about his conversations with Comey, Trump says declaratively: "100%."

Peter Alexander
2 weeks ago:   Friday Jun 9 - 3:09pm
NOW: Pres Trump dodges on whether secret tapes exist: "I will tell you about that sometime in the very near future."

Peter Alexander
2 weeks ago:   Friday Jun 9 - 9:03am
BREAKING: Trump's private lawyer to file leak complaint against Comey with DOJ's Inspector General & Senate Judiciary Cmte.

Peter Alexander
2 weeks ago:   Thursday Jun 8 - 9:30pm
Whoops! https://t.co/zSf7yWJF35

Peter Alexander
2 weeks ago:   Thursday Jun 8 - 8:00pm
RT @DafnaLinzer: Justice Department has said there was no 3rd meeting, thus nothing to disclose. NBC News reported this earlier here: https…

Peter Alexander
2 weeks ago:   Thursday Jun 8 - 2:07pm
NEW: Read Trump lawyer, Marc Kasowitz's full statement re: Comey testimony here. https://t.co/wL9zfmiKYA


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Peter Alexander
2 weeks ago:   Thursday Jun 8 - 12:44pm
Meanwhile, outside the White House... https://t.co/RqIrJ3nzbU


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Peter Alexander
2 weeks ago:   Thursday Jun 8 - 12:20pm
NOW: "I can definitively say the president is not a liar," Sarah Huckabee Sanders tells reporters when asked about Comey testimony.

Peter Alexander
2 weeks ago:   Thursday Jun 8 - 12:05pm
NOW: Pres Trump just left the White House. En route to speech to evangelicals at Faith & Freedom Coalition's conference.

Peter Alexander
2 weeks ago:   Thursday Jun 8 - 11:57am
One of Trump's closest aide's first tweet on Comey testimony. 👇 https://t.co/mzAIbW122L

Peter Alexander
2 weeks ago:   Thursday Jun 8 - 11:54am
WASHINGTON (AP) -- Speaker Paul Ryan says FBI director needs to be independent, says Trump unfamiliar with protocol, `just new to this'

Peter Alexander
2 weeks ago:   Thursday Jun 8 - 11:48am
BREAKING: Marc Kasowitz, President Trump's outside counsel, will deliver an on-camera statement following Comey testimony today.

Peter Alexander
2 weeks ago:   Thursday Jun 8 - 11:26am
Apparently, it worked. https://t.co/q3glkyHLCn

Peter Alexander
2 weeks ago:   Thursday Jun 8 - 11:21am
Maybe biggest news yet: Comey says FBI was aware of facts that would make AG Sessions' continued involvement in Russia probe "problematic."

Peter Alexander
2 weeks ago:   Thursday Jun 8 - 10:59am
"I took it as a direction," Comey says about Trump telling him, one-on-one, he "hopes" he could let Flynn probe go.

Peter Alexander
2 weeks ago:   Thursday Jun 8 - 10:53am
Trump's rapid response allies weigh in w #BigLeagueTruth. https://t.co/umzQSKxwd7

Peter Alexander
2 weeks ago:   Thursday Jun 8 - 10:31am
This seems significant: Comey says he is "sure" special counsel Robert Mueller is investigating Trump for obstruction of justice.

Peter Alexander
2 weeks ago:   Thursday Jun 8 - 10:29am
The Comey hearing is playing on every visible TV in the West Wing.

Peter Alexander
2 weeks ago:   Thursday Jun 8 - 10:26am
NOW: Comey on whether President Trump tried to stop the Russia investigation: "Not to my understanding, no."

Peter Alexander
2 weeks ago:   Thursday Jun 8 - 10:23am
RIGHT NOW: Fmr FBI director Comey takes aim: Trump "defamed me and the FBI... those were lies, plain and simple."

Peter Alexander
2 weeks ago:   Thursday Jun 8 - 10:21am
NOW: Comey out of the gates on his firing: "The shifting explanations confused me & increasingly concerned me."

Peter Alexander
2 weeks ago:   Thursday Jun 8 - 10:16am
Comey ally calls initial comments "poisonous stuff... conduct that a society committed to the rule of law simply ca… https://t.co/K0l3x65dIV

Peter Alexander
2 weeks ago:   Thursday Jun 8 - 10:12am
NOW: Trump monitoring Comey's testimony, as time permits, in a WH dining room with legal team & senior advisors, as reported @TODAYshow.

Peter Alexander
2 weeks ago:   Thursday Jun 8 - 9:44am
JUST NOW: A Trump ally tells me "nothing the man (Comey) says can be believed." Adds, the idea of Trump live-tweeting is "delicious."

Peter Alexander
2 weeks ago:   Thursday Jun 8 - 9:07am
NEW: At least 3 members of Trump’s legal team will be at WH watching Comey testimony w Trump, including outside counsel Marc Kasowitz.

Peter Alexander
2 weeks ago:   Wednesday Jun 7 - 5:41pm
NEW: Marc Kasowitz, Trump's outside counsel on Comey statement: "The President feels completely & totally vindicate… https://t.co/oFJWlDeARo

Peter Alexander
2 weeks ago:   Wednesday Jun 7 - 3:24pm
NEW: RNC reacts to Comey's statement: "President Trump was right... he was never under investigation." https://t.co/NwtWFQcGgS


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Peter Alexander
2 weeks ago:   Wednesday Jun 7 - 1:54pm
SIREN: Comey's opening statement for Senate Intel tomorrow: The President said, “I need loyalty, I expect loyalty.” https://t.co/KOde6G3doh

Peter Alexander
2 weeks ago:   Wednesday Jun 7 - 1:49pm
BREAKING: Comey's testimony for Senate Intel Cmte hearing tomorrow is posted here: https://t.co/KOde6G3doh

Peter Alexander
2 weeks ago:   Wednesday Jun 7 - 1:04pm
Marc Kasowitz, President Trump's outside counsel during Russia inquiry, at White House today as aides prepare for Comey hearing.

Peter Alexander
2 weeks ago:   Wednesday Jun 7 - 10:26am
Why Wray? WH aide says Trump wanted someone who could "lead" & "restore integrity," a person w "a lot of integrity" & "bipartisan support."

Peter Alexander
2 weeks ago:   Wednesday Jun 7 - 9:13am
RT @Hadas_Gold: .@PeterAlexander notes Wray announcement comes w/o official release, fact sheet, etc.., leading q’s as to whether WH staff…

Peter Alexander
2 weeks ago:   Wednesday Jun 7 - 7:53am
FBI pick, Christopher Wray: Fmr head of DOJ's criminal division Now in private practice at law firm Christie’s personal lawyer in Bridgegate

Peter Alexander
2 weeks ago:   Tuesday Jun 6 - 7:51pm
NOW: Trump's WH dinner guests right now include Marco Rubio & Tom Cotton. Both senators will question James Comey on Thursday.

Peter Alexander
2 weeks ago:   Tuesday Jun 6 - 3:17pm
NEW: Ahead of fired FBI director James Comey's testimony Thursday, Pres Trump says, "I wish him luck."

Peter Alexander
2 weeks ago:   Tuesday Jun 6 - 3:14pm
Asked twice whether Trump has confidence in AG Jeff Sessions, Spicer deflects: "I have not had a discussion with him on the question."

Peter Alexander
2 weeks ago:   Monday Jun 5 - 2:12pm
BREAKING: WH spokeswoman Sarah Sanders says Trump will NOT assert executive privilege for James Comey's congressional testimony.

Peter Alexander
3 weeks ago:   Friday Jun 2 - 2:50pm
BREAKING: EPA Admin. Pruitt refuses to say if Trump believes human activity contributes to climate change.

Peter Alexander
3 weeks ago:   Thursday Jun 1 - 4:41pm
NEW: Fmr Defense Secy Leon Panetta says Trump's Paris withdrawal marks "the sad demise of a 70-year era of American… https://t.co/OmE6PUk4VI

Peter Alexander
3 weeks ago:   Thursday Jun 1 - 3:38pm
BREAKING: @BarackObama says he's confident states/cities/biz will "help protect for future generations the one plan… https://t.co/UQRSRPTXh7

Peter Alexander
3 weeks ago:   Thursday Jun 1 - 3:30pm
Am told Ivanka Trump, who advocated to stay in Paris Accord, is out for Jewish holiday, Shavuot, & not attending Rose Garden event.

Peter Alexander
3 weeks ago:   Thursday Jun 1 - 12:13pm
JUST IN: Fired FBI Director Comey is scheduled to testify in open session before Senate Intel Cmte on Thursday, June 8 at 10 am.

Peter Alexander
3 weeks ago:   Thursday Jun 1 - 9:57am
BREAKING: Trump just signed waiver delaying move of the American embassy in Israel from Tel Aviv to Jerusalem, per sr WH official.

Peter Alexander
3 weeks ago:   Thursday Jun 1 - 7:15am
Trump weighs in on Russia exactly 16 hours after Spicer says White House will refer all Russia questions to Trump's… https://t.co/3SbhDWtIF8

Peter Alexander
3 weeks ago:   Wednesday May 31 - 1:36pm
BREAKING: Special Counsel Mueller has cleared fired FBI Director Comey to testify publicly before Congress, source says - @KenDilanianNBC

Peter Alexander
3 weeks ago:   Wednesday May 31 - 11:46am
PA man arrested at Trump Int'l Hotel for illegal firearms possession; assault style rifle, handgun in vehicle. Secr… https://t.co/NtyQXpEFdf

Peter Alexander
3 weeks ago:   Wednesday May 31 - 11:23am
NEW: First Lady Melania Trump says Griffin photo "very disturbing" & "makes you wonder abt the mental health of the… https://t.co/X7bHwKYLS2

Peter Alexander
3 weeks ago:   Tuesday May 30 - 7:23pm
JUST IN: Michael Flynn to provide some personal documents in response to Senate Intel Cmte requests, sources tell NBC News.

Peter Alexander
3 weeks ago:   Tuesday May 30 - 3:01pm
In his first White House briefing in *15 days, Press Secretary Sean Spicer answered just 19 minutes of reporters' questions.

Peter Alexander
3 weeks ago:   Tuesday May 30 - 10:23am
In defending Kushner, Trump RT's Fox News story using single unnamed source after his wknd tweets condemning unname… https://t.co/CDEaAhNKLj

Peter Alexander
4 weeks ago:   Friday May 26 - 11:40am
NEW: Trump: "I would like to wish all Muslims a joyful Ramadan." https://t.co/ddSDmYjEcA


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Peter Alexander
4 weeks ago:   Friday May 26 - 7:38am
At G7 events in Italy, Pres Trump gives a thumbs up & turns to camera. Unsolicited, says: "Great win in Montana."

Peter Alexander
4 weeks ago:   Thursday May 25 - 7:59pm
As first reported by @NBCNews: https://t.co/b4Lu4DuxUL

Peter Alexander
4 weeks ago:   Thursday May 25 - 7:32pm
Am told Jared Kushner, now under FBI scrutiny in Russia probe & Ivanka Trump are back in DC after attending 1st legs of POTUS foreign trip.

Peter Alexander
4 weeks ago:   Thursday May 25 - 6:29pm
BREAKING: Jared Kushner has come under FBI scrutiny in Russia investigation, per multiple US officials. Not viewed as a subject of inquiry.

Peter Alexander
4 weeks ago:   Thursday May 25 - 5:10pm
NEW: WH responds to 4th Circuit's ruling upholding travel ban stay, arguing the EO is "fully lawful" & "will be uph… https://t.co/haD9oqEOQW

Peter Alexander
4 weeks ago:   Thursday May 25 - 3:57pm
My exchange pressing Speaker Ryan on whether House R's can ensure sicker Americans they won't face "extremely high… https://t.co/oLFCksU5WL

Peter Alexander
4 weeks ago:   Thursday May 25 - 3:55pm
NEW: Source close to Gianforte campaign says it's raised $100K+ online in last 24 hours -- most of it coming after reporter "body slam."

Peter Alexander
4 weeks ago:   Thursday May 25 - 2:14pm
EXCLUSIVE: @SteveDaines: "I think Greg (Gianforte) should apologize, that’s warranted, & let the people of MT decide what happens tonight."

Peter Alexander
4 weeks ago:   Thursday May 25 - 12:10pm
NEW: Here's the letter from Lieberman to Trump, withdrawing from consideration as FBI director, citing appearance… https://t.co/U90bConfDP

Peter Alexander
1 month ago:   Thursday May 25 - 10:43am
Pres Trump: "The culprit" behind Manchester bombing intelligence leaks in US "should be prosecuted to the fullest extent of the law."

Peter Alexander
1 month ago:   Thursday May 25 - 9:53am
PM May: "I will be making it clear to Pres Trump today that intelligence that's shared between law enforcement agencies must remain secure."

Peter Alexander
1 month ago:   Wednesday May 24 - 11:05pm
NEW: "Gianforte grabbed Jacobs by the neck with both hands & slammed him into the ground... then began punching." https://t.co/NGwSas1KF6

Peter Alexander
1 month ago:   Wednesday May 24 - 4:33pm
It's here: https://t.co/5e0p0pUare

Peter Alexander
1 month ago:   Wednesday May 24 - 4:13pm
Here's news worth celebrating! https://t.co/9v7fB2ecgZ

Peter Alexander
1 month ago:   Tuesday May 23 - 7:25pm
Sources familiar with decision confirm Trump is expected to retain Marc Kasowitz as private atty on matters related to Russia probe.

Peter Alexander
1 month ago:   Tuesday May 23 - 2:52pm
NEW: Rich family thanks Fox for retracting story that "has caused deep pain & anguish to the family & has done harm… https://t.co/tvipSJqjeF

Peter Alexander
1 month ago:   Tuesday May 23 - 2:27pm
NOW: Fox News retracts its conspiracy theory on the 2016 murder of DNC staffer Seth Rich. https://t.co/3OdfZWMCi0


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Peter Alexander
1 month ago:   Tuesday May 23 - 11:17am
Budget director Mulvaney: "We should've called this the taxpayer first budget," looking at it "thru the eyes of peo… https://t.co/Rb0WTTtrCj

Peter Alexander
1 month ago:   Tuesday May 23 - 10:57am
Former CIA Director Brennan: The FBI investigating contacts between Trump associates & Russians is "well-founded."

Peter Alexander
1 month ago:   Tuesday May 23 - 8:49am
👇 https://t.co/TM0sMggjsk

Peter Alexander
1 month ago:   Monday May 22 - 12:42pm
.@IvankaTrump briefly overcome with emotion as she prayed at the Western Wall, per @KellyO. https://t.co/PGjnznskLI

Peter Alexander
1 month ago:   Monday May 22 - 12:18pm
Fmr Israeli ambassador to the US, re: Trump defense of sharing Israeli intel: "It's not going to affect our relationship. I assure you."

Peter Alexander
1 month ago:   Monday May 22 - 11:43am
Trump again denies something that was never alleged -- his comments appear to confirm Israel as source, which no US… https://t.co/YY07VJa1ca

Peter Alexander
1 month ago:   Friday May 19 - 6:56pm
BREAKING: Comey agrees to publicly testify before Senate Intel Cmte. Date TBD, post Memorial Day.

Peter Alexander
1 month ago:   Friday May 19 - 5:58pm
2 US officials say activities of a current WH official-- whose name they won't reveal -- are now under investigation in FBI's Russia probe.

Peter Alexander
1 month ago:   Friday May 19 - 3:12pm
But, wait there's more: More turbulence on Russia left in President Trump's wake: https://t.co/eR9jBb6HFD

Peter Alexander
1 month ago:   Friday May 19 - 11:42am
NEW: Sr. WH official casts Mideast/Vatican trip as chance to unify major religions in effort "to rise above more petty differences.”

Peter Alexander
1 month ago:   Thursday May 18 - 10:22pm
MUST READ: Signs of a developing rift b/w Pence & WH, via @NBCNews' star former embed @VaughnHillyard https://t.co/zgcxachwHk

Peter Alexander
1 month ago:   Thursday May 18 - 6:07pm
JUST IN: WH calls NYT report that Flynn & his lawyers told Trump transition team he was under federal investigation… https://t.co/tvh2sY2uAA