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Peter Baker
7 hours ago:   Tuesday Oct 17 - 11:39pm
RT @nytimesworld: The threat of Nafta’s collapse is pushing Mexico to prepare Plan B https://t.co/CivgGdXpaK

Peter Baker
7 hours ago:   Tuesday Oct 17 - 11:38pm
RT @nytimes: Rex Tillerson and the unraveling of the State Department https://t.co/HzkzoRvUhc

Peter Baker
13 hours ago:   Tuesday Oct 17 - 5:56pm
White House says Trump spoke with families of all four troops killed in Niger. "He offered condolences on behalf of a grateful nation."

Peter Baker
14 hours ago:   Tuesday Oct 17 - 4:30pm
Thad Cochran returns to the Senate after weeks away recovering from medical issues, adding critical vote to GOP. https://t.co/rBiVdidNEH

Peter Baker
14 hours ago:   Tuesday Oct 17 - 4:11pm
RT @sbg1: Fun to talk reporting, Trump and the future of the news with the great @bobschieffer today! https://t.co/18FzELLiTw

Peter Baker
14 hours ago:   Tuesday Oct 17 - 4:11pm
White House: "Today’s dangerously flawed district court order undercuts the president’s efforts to keep the American people safe."

Peter Baker
15 hours ago:   Tuesday Oct 17 - 3:04pm
Senators reach bipartisan deal to restore subsidies cut by Trump and stabilize insurance markets. @thomaskaplan https://t.co/X9cgquhkqf

Peter Baker
21 hours ago:   Tuesday Oct 17 - 9:23am
Tom Marino withdraws as nominee for drug czar after reports on his role pushing law to undercut enforcement, Trump says.

Peter Baker
22 hours ago:   Tuesday Oct 17 - 8:41am
Managing Trump: Aides look for ways to steer an unpredictable president away from danger. @AshleyRParker Greg Jaffe https://t.co/OHiNzUbXdR

Peter Baker
23 hours ago:   Tuesday Oct 17 - 7:26am
With legislation stalled, Trump and McConnell see opportunity to make progress on filling judgeships. @hillhulse https://t.co/pbsqqDb4Ft

Peter Baker
23 hours ago:   Tuesday Oct 17 - 7:21am
A hundred years after the Russian Revolution, Condi Rice reviews three books that help us understand its import. https://t.co/nJLXDV9bgG

Peter Baker
1 day ago:   Tuesday Oct 17 - 6:52am
Trump may withdraw nomination for drug czar over legislation that undercut enforcement efforts. https://t.co/1LFS9BxSnC

Peter Baker
1 day ago:   Tuesday Oct 17 - 6:49am
Obama veterans react with anger when Trump falsely claims predecessor didn’t contact families of fallen @MarkLandler https://t.co/FrPjSRBSor

Peter Baker
1 day ago:   Tuesday Oct 17 - 1:55am
@SuzanneKelleher @MSNBC @KatyTurNBC Just to be clear, I said specifically with regard to his tweets revealing his m… https://t.co/BkyA1HaPfL

Peter Baker
1 day ago:   Monday Oct 16 - 1:20pm
RT @POLITICOPress: .@aiww talks to @sbg1 about Trump, Western democracy & the plight of refugees around the world. NEW #GlobalPOLITICO http…

Peter Baker
1 day ago:   Monday Oct 16 - 12:05pm
RT @sbg1: 'we have to save our own soul': Ai Weiwei on his powerful, strangely beautiful new doc on global refugee crisis https://t.co/8Ow6

Peter Baker
1 day ago:   Monday Oct 16 - 12:00pm
Trump, already pressing on taxes, health care, immigration & budget, says, "We are looking very, very strongly therefore at welfare reform."

Peter Baker
1 day ago:   Monday Oct 16 - 10:50am
“China, Russia, they all laugh about it,” Ai Weiwei tells @sbg1 about crisis in American democracy. https://t.co/UBI33PBoaN

Peter Baker
1 day ago:   Monday Oct 16 - 9:21am
Before Corker, there was Flake. The difference is Flake is running for re-election, testing Trump voters. @SherylNYT https://t.co/ZEk34737Vi

Peter Baker
2 days ago:   Sunday Oct 15 - 7:41pm
@digiphile @POTUS A president’s interactions with the public are important but not a substitute for government tran… https://t.co/ZSMd8GRfpc

Peter Baker
2 days ago:   Sunday Oct 15 - 7:13pm
@digiphile We were discussing the Twitter feed and what it tells us about him. It wasn’t a discussion of the transparency of the government.

Peter Baker
2 days ago:   Sunday Oct 15 - 6:31pm
It was not an assessment of the transparency of his White House or his administration generally, which is a differe… https://t.co/yFkMywmoW9

Peter Baker
2 days ago:   Sunday Oct 15 - 6:29pm
Appreciate that. To be clear, the full quote was not used. It was **“in this way,”** meaning how Twitter provides a… https://t.co/dS9wGgI8w5

Peter Baker
2 days ago:   Sunday Oct 15 - 10:11am
RT @BenRemaly: FWIW @peterbakernyt had a story on the front page yesterday that mentioned Keystone XL, TPP,and Paris Climate Accord https:/…

Peter Baker
2 days ago:   Sunday Oct 15 - 10:10am
@LiberalPhenom Except of course for the paragraph that mentions that he passed stimulus, health care and Wall Street regulations.

Peter Baker
3 days ago:   Saturday Oct 14 - 11:23pm
@joemcginnissjr As the article said, independent does not necessarily mean centrist. George Wallace was an independent. So was Ralph Nader.

Peter Baker
3 days ago:   Saturday Oct 14 - 12:31pm
Budding new bromance? Trump will be golfing with Lindsey Graham again today, White House says, second time in a week.

Peter Baker
4 days ago:   Friday Oct 13 - 11:33pm
Looking forward to the new @kasie Hunt show debuting on Sunday at 7 pm — “Kasie DC,” great name, great host.

Peter Baker
4 days ago:   Friday Oct 13 - 11:29pm
RT @NoahShachtman: Good to get from the horse's mouth. But I'd note: @attackerman & @annanemtsova had the bank's denial 6 weeks ago. https:…

Peter Baker
4 days ago:   Friday Oct 13 - 11:16pm
Russian banker says he never had a role in a proposal by the Trump Organization to build a tower in Moscow. @nytmike https://t.co/P78952IxBZ

Peter Baker
4 days ago:   Friday Oct 13 - 10:56pm
As he seeks to undo Obama legacy, Trump turns to executive power. https://t.co/ik4YYwqM42

Peter Baker
4 days ago:   Friday Oct 13 - 7:48pm
RT @NewYorker: There’s fires all around,” Ed Rogers, a lobbyist and lifelong Republican tells @sbg1. https://t.co/vXfHly0p5b

Peter Baker
4 days ago:   Friday Oct 13 - 2:25pm
Netanyahu hails Trump’s “courageous decision” on Iran deal: “He boldly confronted Iran’s terrorist regime.” https://t.co/pDCQf9SbWC

Peter Baker
4 days ago:   Friday Oct 13 - 2:11pm
“Is the totality of Trump still a net plus? Is it going to be a net plus?” Republicans are asking. @sbg1 https://t.co/3VRqMnOmUC

Peter Baker
4 days ago:   Friday Oct 13 - 2:07pm
Merkel, May and Macron issue joint statement reaffirming support for Iran nuclear deal while expressing openness to address other issues.

Peter Baker
4 days ago:   Friday Oct 13 - 12:28pm
RT @cliffordlevy: NYT issued expanded social media guidelines today. They are rooted in the very experiences of our journalists. 1/12 https…

Peter Baker
4 days ago:   Friday Oct 13 - 12:27pm
Even as he feuded with Trump, Corker was crafting Iran plan with administration and Cotton. @MarkLandler @SangerNYT https://t.co/5ETLBUs9P7

Peter Baker
4 days ago:   Friday Oct 13 - 10:43am
“In America we don’t worship government. We worship God,” Trump tells religious conservative conference.

Peter Baker
4 days ago:   Friday Oct 13 - 10:06am
RT @mitchellreports: Today on #AMR: @BillKristol @stavridisj @stengel @agearan @peterbakernyt @kasie @kwelkernbc and more on @MSNBC. Tune i…

Peter Baker
4 days ago:   Friday Oct 13 - 10:05am
@pkcapitol I hear ya. Bummed too. But if you don’t think it’s awesome having a 97-win team, be a Redskins fan last… https://t.co/zo7ZahR5BU

Peter Baker
4 days ago:   Friday Oct 13 - 9:24am
A day after warning that federal aid won’t last forever, Trump sends message of solidarity to Puerto Rico. https://t.co/zM630qH8XZ

Peter Baker
4 days ago:   Friday Oct 13 - 9:20am
Collins passes on Maine governor race to remain in Senate, where she has been a thorn to Trump. @kseelye https://t.co/ArpVbWHpMU

Peter Baker
4 days ago:   Friday Oct 13 - 9:05am
Goodell could always count on one anonymous Twitter user to defend him. Just happened to be his wife. @andrewlbeaton https://t.co/hzV4nrzwNM

Peter Baker
4 days ago:   Friday Oct 13 - 9:00am
GOP angst: “The only thing that is reliable & dependable about Trump is that he’s unreliable & not dependable” @sbg1 https://t.co/3VRqMnOmUC

Peter Baker
4 days ago:   Friday Oct 13 - 8:21am
Overheard in the kitchen: “The thing about the Trump era is I’m already mentally exhausted by 8 a.m.”

Peter Baker
4 days ago:   Friday Oct 13 - 8:20am
So excited for the debut of @sbg1 column for @NewYorker — check it out! https://t.co/wY6QRu2eB7

Peter Baker
4 days ago:   Friday Oct 13 - 8:01am
Palestinian unity agreement could bring relief to Gaza but obstacles remain. @declanwalsh @halbfinger https://t.co/hVG8X7xFTM

Peter Baker
4 days ago:   Friday Oct 13 - 7:56am
“Kill the hostages”: Inside the dramatic rescue of an American woman and her family held captive. @adamgoldmanNYT https://t.co/x8F5kOowGy

Peter Baker
5 days ago:   Friday Oct 13 - 1:07am
RT @BretBaier: Great series. Great season @Nationals -- it took the @Cubs 100 years We'll get there

Peter Baker
5 days ago:   Friday Oct 13 - 1:02am
RT @chucktodd: And so the DC sports curse continues. I know the country hates Washington but let’s have sports sympathy. What 4-sport to…

Peter Baker
5 days ago:   Friday Oct 13 - 12:53am
Congrats to the @Cubs on a well played series. Distraught for our amazing Washington @Nationals but thanks to the guys for a great season.

Peter Baker
5 days ago:   Thursday Oct 12 - 3:00pm
Accepting DHS nomination, Nielsen reassures storm victims that "we will remain fully engaged in the long recovery effort ahead of us."

Peter Baker
5 days ago:   Thursday Oct 12 - 2:20pm
RT @politico: Ahead of Trump's Iran deal decision, listen to @sbg1's Global Politico with key players @SenTomCotton and @JZarif https://t.c

Peter Baker
5 days ago:   Thursday Oct 12 - 2:19pm
Kelly on North Korea: "Right now we think the threat is manageable” but “let’s hope that diplomacy works.”

Peter Baker
5 days ago:   Thursday Oct 12 - 2:12pm
Kelly on ISIS in Iraq: "I never thought I’d ever feel sorry for them but they’re getting crushed every day."

Peter Baker
5 days ago:   Thursday Oct 12 - 2:10pm
Asked about Corker, Kelly says, "Some people grandstand and enjoy the attention,” but does not mean Corker specifically.

Peter Baker
5 days ago:   Thursday Oct 12 - 2:01pm
Kelly: "I hear [Trump] most say about nuclear weapons that wouldn’t it be great if we can get rid of them all, as opposed to 10 times more."

Peter Baker
5 days ago:   Thursday Oct 12 - 1:54pm
Kelly: "This country, our country, will stand with those American citizens in Puerto Rico until the job is done."

Peter Baker
5 days ago:   Thursday Oct 12 - 1:52pm
Kelly: "Unless things change I’m not quitting, I’m not getting fired and I don’t think I’ll fire anyone tomorrow."

Peter Baker
5 days ago:   Thursday Oct 12 - 1:52pm
Trump will make his announcement on Iran tomorrow at 12:45 p.m., @PressSec says.

Peter Baker
5 days ago:   Thursday Oct 12 - 11:22am
Democrats and Republicans viewed the NFL much the same until Trump spoke out. Now they split on party lines. @KevinQ https://t.co/BQfQadLpaw

Peter Baker
5 days ago:   Thursday Oct 12 - 9:04am
Feds stayed in New Orleans for seven years. After three weeks, Trump warns they can’t stay in Puerto Rico “forever.” https://t.co/9QdW4CMGUd

Peter Baker
5 days ago:   Thursday Oct 12 - 8:58am
RT @nytimes: Several days ago, more actresses began telling NYT on-the-record accounts of Harvey Weinstein’s alleged harassment https://t.c

Peter Baker
6 days ago:   Wednesday Oct 11 - 3:43pm
Asked if he favored limits on what the media can say, Trump answered, “No. The press should speak more honestly.”

Peter Baker
6 days ago:   Wednesday Oct 11 - 3:35pm
RT @AndrewBeatty: After that, I asked Trump if he thinks there should be limits on what the press writes He said: "No. The press should s…

Peter Baker
6 days ago:   Wednesday Oct 11 - 2:15pm
Trump: “It is frankly disgusting the press is able to write whatever it wants to write.”

Peter Baker
6 days ago:   Wednesday Oct 11 - 2:11pm
Trump threatens to use power of federal government to punish NBC for report on his nuclear comments. @ceciliakang https://t.co/oZt8qsVB5c

Peter Baker
6 days ago:   Wednesday Oct 11 - 1:11pm
RT @GeraldFSeib: When a Turkish court can sentence a WSJ reporter to prison for a perfectly fair story, all should be alarmed: https://t.co

Peter Baker
6 days ago:   Wednesday Oct 11 - 1:11pm
RT @GlennKesslerWP: A question on Jeopardy tonight! Our readers would ace it https://t.co/sJfUUY8KIX


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Peter Baker
6 days ago:   Wednesday Oct 11 - 1:09pm
Israelis spying on Russia found evidence NSA tools had been stolen and tipped off US. @nicoleperlroth @ScottShaneNYT https://t.co/XSBfs5sDOd

Peter Baker
6 days ago:   Wednesday Oct 11 - 12:46pm
RT @nytpolitics: What's it like to cover the Trump White House? Submit your questions for @maggieNYT, @peterbakernyt & @deanbaquet https://…

Peter Baker
6 days ago:   Wednesday Oct 11 - 8:33am
In Palestinian unity talks, Fatah and Hamas pursue very different goals. @IKershner https://t.co/vO4wyL46wk

Peter Baker
6 days ago:   Wednesday Oct 11 - 8:22am
Tax cuts become “a barometer of whether Republicans can govern under Trump’s leadership.” @hillhulse https://t.co/3XwhTVrWqE

Peter Baker
6 days ago:   Wednesday Oct 11 - 8:13am
Turkish court sentences @wsjournal reporter to prison in latest escalation of crackdown by a NATO ally. https://t.co/kKZb2W8riv

Peter Baker
6 days ago:   Wednesday Oct 11 - 8:11am
The reality show presidency: “This has exceeded what would have been allowed on ‘The Apprentice.’” https://t.co/Z7TxzCKoxA

Peter Baker
1 week ago:   Tuesday Oct 10 - 6:40pm
Trump received a briefing from Mattis and Dunford "on a range of options to respond to any form of North Korean aggression” White House says

Peter Baker
1 week ago:   Tuesday Oct 10 - 4:21pm
@nachofiesta @DLeonhardt Still true 31 days later.

Peter Baker
1 week ago:   Tuesday Oct 10 - 4:19pm
@Rivkaoppenheim @wcbs880 Thanks for having me on! Always great to talk.

Peter Baker
1 week ago:   Tuesday Oct 10 - 4:17pm
In advance of decision on Iran deal, Trump speaks with Theresa May, who reaffirms “the UK's strong commitment to the deal,” per her office.

Peter Baker
1 week ago:   Tuesday Oct 10 - 3:33pm
RT @jmartNYT: NEW: Audio of Corker telling us "I hope you are" taping our interview >> https://t.co/PmqIonahLI https://t.co/X1L1mEZSiq

Peter Baker
1 week ago:   Tuesday Oct 10 - 2:20pm
White House @PressSec says Trump was just kidding when he challenged Tillerson to an IQ contest: "He made a joke, nothing more than that."

Peter Baker
1 week ago:   Tuesday Oct 10 - 2:04pm
Gwyneth Paltrow, Angelina Jolie, Rosanna Arquette & others describe Weinstein advances. @jodikantor @rachelabramsnyt https://t.co/nZ6QbpeTPF

Peter Baker
1 week ago:   Tuesday Oct 10 - 12:08pm
Trump insists he didn’t undercut Tillerson with IQ contest comment: “I didn’t undercut anybody. I don’t believe in undercutting people.”

Peter Baker
1 week ago:   Tuesday Oct 10 - 11:34am
@SteveWCarlson @nytpolitics News.

Peter Baker
1 week ago:   Tuesday Oct 10 - 11:33am
Not only did @nytimes not “set up” Corker by recording interview, he asked the reporter to record it. https://t.co/bLI7zifWfW

Peter Baker
1 week ago:   Tuesday Oct 10 - 10:46am
Trump mocks Corker’s height in latest escalation of feud that could imperil the president’s legislative agenda. https://t.co/Z7TxzCKoxA

Peter Baker
1 week ago:   Tuesday Oct 10 - 8:14am
Trump allows that Tillerson may have called him a “moron” and challenges his secretary of state to an IQ contest. https://t.co/UnCeGYDCbZ

Peter Baker
1 week ago:   Tuesday Oct 10 - 7:53am
Trump goes after NFL for a tax break it has already given up. https://t.co/JuFTVqwghs

Peter Baker
1 week ago:   Monday Oct 9 - 10:24pm
RT @FoxNews: Steve Bannon: "There's a coalition coming together that's going to challenge every Republican incumbent, except for @SenTedCru

Peter Baker
1 week ago:   Monday Oct 9 - 10:23pm
@vvbsr Tweets are like headlines but the story of course uses their titles.

Peter Baker
1 week ago:   Monday Oct 9 - 10:15pm
@IMac_all_day @nytimes Actually Steve Bannon just said so on Foxx: “This is what they think about President Trump behind closed doors.”

Peter Baker
1 week ago:   Monday Oct 9 - 12:58pm
Corker says publicly what other Republicans say privately. https://t.co/uPHSN8j1Uf

Peter Baker
1 week ago:   Monday Oct 9 - 11:02am
Under pressure from Obama and then Trump, more than 20 nations curb ties with N. Korea. @PaulSonne @feliciaschwartz https://t.co/7fCMrabzPu

Peter Baker
1 week ago:   Monday Oct 9 - 10:59am
Trump is a “bully” who “doesn’t understand how the government works.” So said Trump pick for EPA job. @dino_grandoni https://t.co/O0JO673FQe

Peter Baker
1 week ago:   Monday Oct 9 - 9:16am
RT @eilperin: How @AndrewRWheeler went from Trump critic to consultant, then nominee for EPA's No. 2, via @dino_grandoni https://t.co/Fu5GN

Peter Baker
1 week ago:   Monday Oct 9 - 9:10am
RT @sbg1: tom cotton has a message for trump dissidents: 'if you feel strongly enough then you have to resign' https://t.co/rBH5se4hFC

Peter Baker
1 week ago:   Monday Oct 9 - 8:47am
New @mashagessen book is by far her best, a sweeping intellectual history of Russia with Tolstoyan characters. @sbg1 https://t.co/LcLyJnl84Q

Peter Baker
1 week ago:   Monday Oct 9 - 8:29am
RT @GlennKesslerWP: Deficit rose $82 billion to $668 billion in fiscal 2017, budget office estimates https://t.co/47i5Nl1MU7 via @dcexaminer

Peter Baker
1 week ago:   Monday Oct 9 - 8:21am
SNL prepared jokes about Harvey Weinstein but then scrapped them during dress rehearsal. @ditzkoff https://t.co/VYzBQeEp9N

Peter Baker
1 week ago:   Monday Oct 9 - 8:16am
Trump: “I want to give” Middle East peace "a shot before I even think about moving the embassy to Jerusalem.” https://t.co/drFezwAhga