Peter Alexander 1 day ago:   Tuesday Oct 19 - 12:36pm PROUD BROTHER ALERT: “American Masters: Becoming Helen Keller” premieres TONIGHT at 9p EST on @PBS, narrated by - wait for it! - @Reb_Alexander.
Don’t miss this powerful look at the life and legacy of one of the 20th century’s human rights pioneers. https://t.co/G39mloGfrP
Link to Image Peter Alexander 1 week ago:   Friday Oct 8 - 3:57pm RT @mikememoli: NEWS: Biden has waived executive privilege on initial set of documents produced at request of Jan 6 Select Cmte.
Trump legal team sought to block some, but Biden WH counsel says in letter to National Archives obtained by NBC: “These are unique and extraordinary circumstances.” Peter Alexander 1 week ago:   Thursday Oct 7 - 5:56pm My friend Brian Wallach (@bsw5020) has ALS. He started @IamALSorg to put an end to it. For his 41st birthday, Brian needs our help raising $1M for @iamalsorg. Let’s do this! #TeamNotTodayALShttps://t.co/McwT3jL3Ye Peter Alexander 2 weeks ago:   Friday Oct 1 - 8:53am Kavanaugh has no symptoms and has been fully vaccinated since January, per the Court. Peter Alexander 2 weeks ago:   Friday Oct 1 - 8:52am NEW: Supreme Court Justice Brett Kavanaugh has tested positive for COVID, per the Court. His case was confirmed by a COVID test ahead of Justice Barrett’s investiture today. Peter Alexander 2 weeks ago:   Friday Oct 1 - 8:29am RT @TODAYshow: “Motherhood is even more amazing than I could have ever imagined,”
We’re checking in with our colleague @kwelkernbc and her husband, John Hughes, about life with their baby girl, Margot. ❤️ https://t.co/ElYZjCsxxy
Link to Image Peter Alexander 2 weeks ago:   Thursday Sep 30 - 11:27am Manchin, just now: “We’re just saying, ‘Listen. Let’s do what we can do. There’s a lot of good things we can do and then *next year* if they want to come back and do even more (interrupted)…’”
Next year? Peter Alexander 3 weeks ago:   Monday Sep 27 - 6:01am RT @Alison7News: This makes my heart so happy. In the presence of some great people right here. https://t.co/FJzMiUV5UJ
Link to Image Peter Alexander 3 weeks ago:   Saturday Sep 25 - 3:37pm RT @rogbennett: Incredible: Fulham players climb into crowd to celebrate goal with 13-Year Old fan Rhys Porter who has cerebral palsy and suffered savage online abuse after posting footage of himself playing football. Beautiful moment of empathy and human kindness 🙌 https://t.co/mf0Dq33fII
Link to Image Peter Alexander 3 weeks ago:   Friday Sep 24 - 2:44pm DHS Secretary Mayorkas: “As of this morning, there are no longer any migrants in the camp underneath the Del Rio International Bridge.” https://t.co/WKP1FcmuJw
Link to Image Peter Alexander 1 month ago:   Wednesday Sep 15 - 11:34am Angelina Jolie’s spokesperson tells me she will meet with senior WH, DOJ officials and senators “to continue to advocate for the rights of women and children and health in families.” https://t.co/KCDxgluwRV
Link to Image Peter Alexander 1 month ago:   Wednesday Sep 15 - 10:12am Angelina Jolie visits the White House Briefing Room, ahead of a meeting at the Justice Department to discuss reauthorizing the Violence Against Women Act. https://t.co/ymp2JDuI8H
Link to Image Peter Alexander 1 month ago:   Tuesday Sep 14 - 7:28am RT @Poynter: Join us Sept. 23 for an evening with @PeterAlexander, @NBCNews chief White House correspondent and co-anchor of Weekend Today. Learn what it’s like to cover the White House. Tickets: https://t.co/3Uggz31uHi Peter Alexander 1 month ago:   Saturday Sep 11 - 5:14pm These are the firsthand accounts of the Secret Service special agents assigned to protect President Bush, VP Cheney & First Lady Laura Bush on 9/11 - among the most compelling interviews I’ve ever done.
My thanks to them for sharing their stories. @NBCNewshttps://t.co/E8kIfq5WEr Peter Alexander 1 month ago:   Friday Sep 10 - 6:08pm RT @TODAYshow: .@SavannahGuthrie visits the 9/11 Museum to meet three men who were so inspired by the heroism of their fathers on Sept. 11, 2001 that they chose to follow in their footsteps in the New York City Fire Department. https://t.co/LF9fbviLw0
Link to Image Peter Alexander 1 month ago:   Thursday Sep 2 - 7:28am Liz Cheney (R-WY) will serve as Vice Chair of the January 6th Select Committee investigating the Capitol attack, Chairman Thompson announces. Peter Alexander 1 month ago:   Tuesday Aug 31 - 11:44am RT @AlexBShur1: Jackson welcomes home the family of Rylee McCollum, one of the thirteen service people killed in Afghanistan last week. https://t.co/fvimtSFCPS
Link to Image Peter Alexander 1 month ago:   Monday Aug 30 - 8:30pm RT @mviser: A grieving father looked at Biden: "Don’t you ever forget that name. Don’t you ever forget that face. Don’t you ever forget the names of the other 12. And take some time to learn their stories"
Biden had a blunt response: “I do know their stories.”
https://t.co/1h8jCMC4Md Peter Alexander 1 month ago:   Monday Aug 30 - 5:56pm INSIDE THE OVAL: President Biden was meeting with advisors in the Oval Office when a WH aide passed a note to NSA Jake Sullivan alerting him that the last US military flight had taken off safely from Kabul, a WH official tells me.
Sullivan relayed the news to the President. Peter Alexander 1 month ago:   Saturday Aug 28 - 2:48pm NEW: President Biden: “Our commanders informed me that an attack is highly likely in the next 24-36 hours.” Peter Alexander 1 month ago:   Friday Aug 27 - 5:25pm Hurricane Ida is now forecast to make landfall as a Category 4 hurricane: "The time to act is NOW." https://t.co/aFPj3cHql5 Peter Alexander 1 month ago:   Friday Aug 27 - 12:37pm President Biden's national security team just warned him, "The next few days of this mission will be the most dangerous period to date," a White House official says. Peter Alexander 1 month ago:   Friday Aug 27 - 12:31pm NEW: President Biden's national security team warned him today that "another terror attack in Kabul is likely, but that they are taking maximum force protection measures at the Kabul Airport," per a WH official. Peter Alexander 1 month ago:   Thursday Aug 26 - 7:02pm Remembering the fallen. The American flag above the White House has been lowered to half-staff. https://t.co/30wHPlbT5y
Link to Image Peter Alexander 1 month ago:   Thursday Aug 26 - 5:32pm “We will not forgive. We will not forget. We will hunt you down - and make you pay,” President Biden says, vowing to target those responsible for the attack that killed 12 American service members. Peter Alexander 1 month ago:   Thursday Aug 26 - 3:42pm JUST IN: President Biden will speak to the nation about the loss of American service members’ lives in Afghanistan at 5pm. Peter Alexander 1 month ago:   Thursday Aug 26 - 3:02pm NEW: 12 U.S. service members killed and at least 15 others wounded in today's complex attack at Kabul airport, per Pentagon. Peter Alexander 1 month ago:   Thursday Aug 26 - 1:17pm BREAKING: The Pentagon announces “a number of U.S. service members were killed in today’s complex attack at Kabul airport.” Peter Alexander 1 month ago:   Wednesday Aug 25 - 2:18pm I asked President Biden what he will do if Americans are still in Afghanistan after the 8/31 deadline.
His response: “You’ll be the first person I call.”
Took no questions. https://t.co/MlyFIayrMZ
Link to Image Peter Alexander 1 month ago:   Tuesday Aug 24 - 2:51pm President Biden's remarks on Afghanistan delayed again, per WH. First scheduled for 12p, then 2p, now 430p. Peter Alexander 2 months ago:   Wednesday Aug 18 - 3:56pm RT @DefenseBaron: BREAKING: "We intend to evacuate those who have been supporting us for years, and we are not going to leave them behind. And we will get as many out as possible." - GEN. MARK MILLEY #Afghanistan Peter Alexander 2 months ago:   Wednesday Aug 18 - 3:29pm Big takeaway: "We don't have the capability to go out and collect up large numbers of people," Defense Secretary Austin says, when asked about US military's ability to go outside Kabul airport to get Americans. Peter Alexander 2 months ago:   Wednesday Aug 18 - 12:45pm President Biden spoke today with German Chancellor Angela Merkel about the situation in Afghanistan, a White House official tells me. Peter Alexander 2 months ago:   Tuesday Aug 17 - 8:28am RT @RichardEngel: Brave Afghan women protesting for their rights in Kabul. “Work, education and political participation is every woman’s right” https://t.co/BEW4aXNjEp
Link to Image Peter Alexander 2 months ago:   Monday Aug 16 - 6:04pm Jen Psaki (@PressSec) - who was scheduled to be on vacation this week - was in the East Room for Biden's remarks today and will hold a press briefing tomorrow, I'm told. Peter Alexander 2 months ago:   Monday Aug 16 - 4:07pm Biden, on deteriorating situation in Afghanistan: “The truth is, this did unfold more quickly than we anticipated.” https://t.co/Bm3wDUjF65
Link to Image Peter Alexander 2 months ago:   Monday Aug 16 - 11:01am NEW: President Biden will return from Camp David to the White House this afternoon to deliver remarks on Afghanistan. Peter Alexander 2 months ago:   Sunday Aug 15 - 5:54pm NEW: The US military has flown at least 500 Embassy personnel out of Afghanistan on military aircraft, defense officials tell @ckubeNBC.
They're working to take 5,000/day, but won’t have that capability for a couple days. Peter Alexander 2 months ago:   Saturday Aug 14 - 10:36am RT @TODAYshow: When he's off the field, the Baltimore Ravens' Bradley Bozeman is tackling bullying and food insecurity. Watch @PeterAlexander’s full interview with offensive lineman @BSBoze.https://t.co/bMrPlFrYRX
Link to Image Peter Alexander 2 months ago:   Tuesday Aug 10 - 3:12pm Biden, now: “After years and years of an Infrastructure Week, we’re on the cusp of an Infrastructure Decade.” https://t.co/nSOAkENneB
Link to Image Peter Alexander 2 months ago:   Tuesday Aug 10 - 12:07pm BREAKING: NY Gov. Andrew Cuomo: "My resignation will be effective in 14 days." Peter Alexander 2 months ago:   Tuesday Jul 27 - 5:09pm NEW: @PressSec tells me, given the latest CDC guidance and data from the DC Health Department, the White House is telling all staff – in spite of their being vaccinated – they must again wear masks indoors on campus, beginning today. Peter Alexander 2 months ago:   Tuesday Jul 27 - 10:47am RT @haleytalbotnbc: As we hear the powerful stories from officers on Jan 6 can’t help but think of the entire USCP force, including those that lost their lives as a result of that day.
As you walk around the Capitol today officers are glued to the hearing, watching their colleagues testify. https://t.co/ljw2Br7tk3
Link to Image Peter Alexander 2 months ago:   Tuesday Jul 27 - 9:33am RT @NBCNewsPR: NOW: @PeterAlexander anchors an @NBCNews Special Report as the first public hearing by the House panel investigating the Jan. 6th Capitol riot is set to begin. Peter Alexander 3 months ago:   Friday Jul 16 - 5:02pm JUST IN: @Facebook responds to Biden (“They’re killing people”) re: COVID misinformation: “The facts show Facebook is helping save lives. Period.”
Full statement here. https://t.co/5bj7mwuI4J
Link to Image Peter Alexander 3 months ago:   Tuesday Jul 13 - 2:53pm President Biden: "The big lie is just that... a BIG lie." Peter Alexander 3 months ago:   Tuesday Jul 13 - 1:57pm WH clarifies that they have no guidance whether President Biden will meet with Texas legislators. Deleted earlier tweet. https://t.co/jkve4L4Jy0
Link to Image Peter Alexander 3 months ago:   Friday Jul 9 - 8:00pm RT @NBCNightlyNews: 14-year-old Zaila Avant-garde, well known for her record-breaking skills on the basketball court, has become the first African-American champion of the Scripps National Spelling Bee. The winning word was “murraya.”
@PeterAlexander shares her story. https://t.co/9nwpwYtTC6 Peter Alexander 3 months ago:   Wednesday Jul 7 - 6:03pm RT @TODAYshow: It was 25 years ago this month that TWA Flight 800 exploded minutes after takeoff from New York’s JFK Airport, killing all 230 people onboard. Now the wreckage from that crash, which helped teach valuable safety lessons, is to be destroyed. @PeterAlexander reports. https://t.co/Ev8P5HGQuG
Link to Image Peter Alexander 3 months ago:   Thursday Jun 24 - 1:13pm RT @meridithmcgraw: Lol @PeterAlexander: “After many years it looks like Infrastructure Week may finally be here.” Peter Alexander 3 months ago:   Thursday Jun 24 - 8:17am RT @TODAYshow: “She’s leaving a path for others.”
In his first interview since the inauguration, @SecondGentleman Doug Emhoff speaks with @PeterAlexander about the unique role he sees himself and his wife, Vice President Kamala Harris, playing in Washington. https://t.co/t8aKGHcqgd
Link to Image Peter Alexander 4 months ago:   Wednesday Jun 23 - 8:27am RT @NBCNewsPR: JUST ANNOUNCED: Doug Emhoff sits down exclusively with @PeterAlexander in his first interview as Second Gentleman.
Watch tomorrow on @TODAYshow, @NBCNightlyNews, @MSNBC & @NBCNewsNow.
Tune in for a first look tonight on @NBCNightlyNews at 6:30 p.m. ET.
⬇️https://t.co/IiObbHmBvm Peter Alexander 4 months ago:   Wednesday Jun 16 - 9:29am NEW: The first Biden-Putin session (with Blinken and Lavrov) wrapped up after one hour and 33 minutes, per a WH official.
They are now moving into an expanded meeting with additional officials. Peter Alexander 4 months ago:   Wednesday Jun 16 - 7:34am Notable that today’s talks are on time. Putin - known for gamesmanship and making US presidents wait - made Obama wait for 40 mins at the 2012 G20 summit in Mexico.
Today, Biden didn’t leave his hotel until 6 mins after Putin arrived at summit site. Peter Alexander 4 months ago:   Wednesday Jun 16 - 6:29am In front of Villa La Grange, the historic Swiss estate that will host today’s Biden-Putin summit, scheduled to start less than an hour from now.
Link to Image Peter Alexander 4 months ago:   Tuesday Jun 15 - 10:18am I hope Swiss chocolates count as groceries. https://t.co/pDMooamLDk Peter Alexander 4 months ago:   Monday Jun 14 - 3:10pm Secretary of State Tony Blinken & Defense Secretary Lloyd Austin in the front row, chatting, ahead of President Biden’s NATO news conference. https://t.co/FFv471QDrU
Link to Image Peter Alexander 4 months ago:   Monday Jun 14 - 2:56pm President Biden is more than 2 hours late to his NATO news conference. No explanation from the White House for the extended delay. https://t.co/SN3JbgH5He
Link to Image Peter Alexander 4 months ago:   Saturday Jun 12 - 6:55am JUST IN: President Biden will hold a *solo press conference after his meeting with Vladimir Putin Wednesday. Peter Alexander 4 months ago:   Thursday Jun 10 - 6:24pm NEW: @FLOTUS & Duchess of Cambridge Kate Middleton will participate in an early childhood education roundtable and tour of a school in Cornwall, England tomorrow. Peter Alexander 4 months ago:   Thursday Jun 10 - 10:59am .@FLOTUS with a simple message on the back of her jacket: LOVE.
“We’re bringing love from America… This is a global conference, we’re trying to bring unity across the globe.” https://t.co/pm5khF9fUW
Link to Image Peter Alexander 4 months ago:   Thursday Jun 3 - 11:13am NEW: WH details plan to share first 25M of 80M vaccine doses worldwide:
Nearly 19M thru COVAX to countries in need: Latin America, Caribbean, South & SE Asia, Africa
6M to nations incl. Mexico, Canada, Korea, West Bank & Gaza, Ukraine, Haiti, Iraq, Yemen, UN frontline workers Peter Alexander 4 months ago:   Thursday Jun 3 - 7:15am NEW: The Queen will meet President Biden & First Lady Jill Biden at Windsor Castle on Sunday, June 13, per Buckingham Palace. Peter Alexander 4 months ago:   Wednesday Jun 2 - 7:28am Free beer!
Anheuser-Busch announces its biggest beer giveaway in history: "When we reach the 70% milestone, America, your next round will be on us"
https://t.co/oimXKkTGD2 Peter Alexander 4 months ago:   Tuesday Jun 1 - 4:34pm President Biden in Tulsa: “My fellow Americans, this was not a riot, this was a massacre.” Peter Alexander 4 months ago:   Friday May 28 - 3:51pm NEW: Biden condemns anti-Semitic attacks as "despicable, unconscionable, un-American, and they must stop."
"We cannot allow the toxic combination of hatred, dangerous lies, and conspiracy theories to put our fellow Americans at risk."
https://t.co/nElWiZeJA3 Peter Alexander 4 months ago:   Friday May 28 - 1:55pm First on @nbcnews: Four former Homeland Security secretaries (Ridge, Chertoff, Napolitano & Johnson, who served D’s & R’s) slam today’s Senate vote blocking the creation of a bipartisan, independent Jan 6 commission as “deeply alarming.”
Full statement here: https://t.co/9UmiQTYlIB
Link to Image Peter Alexander 4 months ago:   Wednesday May 26 - 1:31pm Karine Jean-Pierre @KJP46 becomes the second Black woman in 30 years to lead a White House press briefing. https://t.co/RbiTDDjWqx
Link to Image Peter Alexander 4 months ago:   Wednesday May 26 - 12:50pm Glad you were there, @SRuhle. Looks like she crushed it! Look forward to seeing you back in the chair @RuhleOnMSNBC tomorrow. https://t.co/sK28v10Wsd Peter Alexander 4 months ago:   Wednesday May 26 - 10:17am "When they do more evil, I do more Jewish."
A powerful message from Rabbi Hazzan Jeffrey Myers on the recent rise in anti-Semitic attacks. https://t.co/JFHNhA2gw3 Peter Alexander 4 months ago:   Tuesday May 25 - 4:15pm RT @evanvucci: A Marine holds the door as Gianna Floyd, the daughter of George Floyd, walks into the White House. https://t.co/tbsavLTzcx
Link to Image Peter Alexander 4 months ago:   Tuesday May 25 - 10:37am RT @GOPLeader: Marjorie is wrong, and her intentional decision to compare the horrors of the Holocaust with wearing masks is appalling.
Let me be clear: the House Republican Conference condemns this language.
My full statement: https://t.co/KnliN3YbJ2 Peter Alexander 4 months ago:   Tuesday May 25 - 10:06am BREAKING: President Biden will meet with Russian President Vladimir Putin in Geneva, Switzerland on June 16, per WH. Peter Alexander 4 months ago:   Monday May 24 - 6:03pm NEW: Ben Crump tells me tomorrow, on the anniversary of George Floyd’s murder, he & the Floyd family will meet with Pelosi and, separately, with senators from both parties, in addition to their WH meeting w Biden.
Their goal: to “keep momentum going” for policing reform. Peter Alexander 5 months ago:   Friday May 21 - 9:48pm RT @CBSEveningNews: A woman who nearly died at sea is reuniting with her rescuers after 35 years –– returning to the spot where they pulled her from the water.
@SteveHartmanCBS is “On the Road” with how a woman who lost her family has gained a pair of guardian angels. https://t.co/fHN3Sv0IAYhttps://t.co/GAvZ5qu4Uy
Link to Image Peter Alexander 5 months ago:   Friday May 21 - 5:30pm NEW: Marking the first anniversary of George Floyd’s death next Tuesday, President Biden will host members of the Floyd family at the White House, per a senior administration official.
@kwelkernbc Peter Alexander 5 months ago:   Thursday May 20 - 12:05pm VP Harris spoke this morning with Jordan's King Abdullah II about the conflict in the Middle East, a WH official tells @albamonica and me. Peter Alexander 5 months ago:   Wednesday May 19 - 9:56am In a call this morning, President Biden "conveyed to [Israeli PM Benjamin Netanyahu] that he expected a significant de-escalation today on the path to a ceasefire," per the White House. Peter Alexander 5 months ago:   Monday May 17 - 5:23pm Biden spoke with Netanyahu today.
The White House says “the President expressed his support for a ceasefire...”
Full readout here. https://t.co/ibVHCDXHpw
Link to Image Peter Alexander 5 months ago:   Friday May 14 - 3:47pm NEW: Biden has signed an executive order revoking several Trump EOs, including Trump's proposed “National Garden of American heroes," a vast outdoor park that Trump said would feature statues of the “greatest Americans to ever live.” Peter Alexander 5 months ago:   Wednesday May 12 - 5:20pm RT @SecGranholm: We just got off the phone with #ColonialPipeline CEO. They are restarting pipeline operations today at ~5pm. More soon. Peter Alexander 5 months ago:   Wednesday May 12 - 1:45pm RT @dougmillsnyt: House Minority Leader Kevin McCarthy after speaking with reporters outside the West Wing following his meeting with President Joe Biden. @GOPLeaderhttps://t.co/ebNLkFVVDs
Link to Image Peter Alexander 5 months ago:   Wednesday May 12 - 11:54am Biden is heard saying, “Yes,” muffled by shouts, when I asked him if he can trust and work with McCarthy. Deleted last tweet to accurately update it. https://t.co/ylrJ0w9qiJ
Link to Image Peter Alexander 5 months ago:   Tuesday May 11 - 12:09pm NEW: Pres Biden is hosting @SenatorSinema at the White House today to discuss the American Jobs Act and the ongoing negotiations in Congress about investing in US infrastructure, per WH. Peter Alexander 5 months ago:   Saturday May 8 - 4:12pm RT @MichelleObama: This afternoon was a difficult one for our family. We said goodbye to our best friend—Bo—after a battle with cancer. We are grateful for the love you showed him over the years. Please hug the furry members of your family a little closer tonight—and give them a belly rub from us. https://t.co/zOk3SPABsT