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Peter Baker
55 minutes ago:   Tuesday Sep 18 - 10:38pm
Corker, one of the Republicans who insisted on postponing a vote until hearing from Blasey, says she should testify… https://t.co/zQ1WbjzWtB

Peter Baker
1 hour ago:   Tuesday Sep 18 - 10:25pm
Grassley says “The invitation for Monday still stands” and “nothing the FBI or any other investigation does would h… https://t.co/wLEp0TSO5R

Peter Baker
1 hour ago:   Tuesday Sep 18 - 10:22pm
I care! https://t.co/0alArFbFNh

Peter Baker
1 hour ago:   Tuesday Sep 18 - 10:21pm
RT @npfandos: Expect something similar from Grassley himself. Republicans are going to say they are going forward on Monday with or without…

Peter Baker
3 hours ago:   Tuesday Sep 18 - 8:06pm
Christine Blasey Ford Wants F.B.I. to Investigate Kavanaugh Before She Testifies ⁦@SherylNYT⁩ ⁦@npfandoshttps://t.co/5bTfr8TnYG

Peter Baker
6 hours ago:   Tuesday Sep 18 - 4:35pm
Mark Judge says through lawyer that he has “no memory of this alleged incident” and “never saw Brett act in the man… https://t.co/wfgJqM4lX5

Peter Baker
12 hours ago:   Tuesday Sep 18 - 11:32am
Welcome to the fabulous @anniekarni who joins our @nytimes White House team! She writes the stories you not only wa… https://t.co/eiMZwOD4LO

Peter Baker
12 hours ago:   Tuesday Sep 18 - 11:22am
RT @shearm: So excited to welcome @anniekarni to the @nytimes White House team, adding a smart, well-sourced, super-nice person to the bure…

Peter Baker
12 hours ago:   Tuesday Sep 18 - 11:22am
Trump to cut the number of refugees allowed into the US next year to 30,000. Bush allowed up to 70,000 in his last… https://t.co/3Ko2WsRQJl

Peter Baker
15 hours ago:   Tuesday Sep 18 - 7:59am
So much has changed, yet so little has changed. Smart take from ⁦@pkcapitol⁩ on how the Thomas-Hill hearings haunt… https://t.co/rO2S77eKmQ

Peter Baker
22 hours ago:   Tuesday Sep 18 - 1:09am
Me too https://t.co/KBEi0zdYVT

Peter Baker
1 day ago:   Monday Sep 17 - 10:08pm
@danstillman Works great!

Peter Baker
1 day ago:   Monday Sep 17 - 10:02pm
RT @sbg1: Is it Friday yet?

Peter Baker
1 day ago:   Monday Sep 17 - 10:02pm
Echoes of the Clarence Thomas-Anita Hill confirmation reset for the #MeToo era. @hillhulse https://t.co/1aQrlvBa2K

Peter Baker
1 day ago:   Monday Sep 17 - 6:25pm
Hearing Set for Monday to Hear Kavanaugh and His Accuser ⁦@SherylNYT⁩ ⁦@juliehdavishttps://t.co/QEJRvbCRy2

Peter Baker
1 day ago:   Monday Sep 17 - 6:06pm
Trump orderJustice Department to declassify a trove of documents related to the Russia investigation including all… https://t.co/klq7VLmpQ8

Peter Baker
1 day ago:   Monday Sep 17 - 5:53pm
White House issues statement welcoming hearing: “Judge Kavanaugh looks forward to a hearing where he can clear his… https://t.co/xSin30nH0i

Peter Baker
1 day ago:   Monday Sep 17 - 5:37pm
Trump orders declassification of Carter Page FISA documents as well as "all text messages relating to the Russia in… https://t.co/HcCg4d7zW8

Peter Baker
1 day ago:   Monday Sep 17 - 4:29pm
RT @danstillman: The New York Times removed bylines from its homepage. I made a browser extension that adds them back. Chrome: https://t.c

Peter Baker
1 day ago:   Monday Sep 17 - 4:23pm
Feinstein rejects Grassley proposal for staff interviews of Kavanaugh, Ford: "In view of the enormity and seriousne… https://t.co/mjcGXBX8fj

Peter Baker
1 day ago:   Monday Sep 17 - 3:55pm
Two women who dated Kavanaugh in high school and college say the allegations do not reflect the man they knew. "He… https://t.co/UxNSv6sOZB

Peter Baker
1 day ago:   Monday Sep 17 - 3:18pm
Trump stands by Kavanaugh in the face of allegations of sexual assault, calling him "one of the finest people I’ve… https://t.co/ecKbV4KrV3

Peter Baker
1 day ago:   Monday Sep 17 - 3:10pm
Trump says there will be a trade announcement tonight after the markets close.

Peter Baker
1 day ago:   Monday Sep 17 - 3:08pm
In first comments on accusation against Kavanaugh, Trump says he's okay with postponing the vote as long as it’s no… https://t.co/jTk1rQkmiu

Peter Baker
1 day ago:   Monday Sep 17 - 12:23pm
Grassley says Kavanaugh accuser "deserves to be heard so I will continue working on a way to hear her out in an app… https://t.co/Xhtoxp3ouP

Peter Baker
1 day ago:   Monday Sep 17 - 11:52am
Sad to learn that Scandinavia restaurant in Moscow has closed — it was our favorite place when we lived there. https://t.co/ni1svSFvPt

Peter Baker
1 day ago:   Monday Sep 17 - 11:01am
When Domino's offered pizza for life to Russians who got tattooed with the chain's logo, it discovered that Russian… https://t.co/RUoeJ7Ch3n

Peter Baker
1 day ago:   Monday Sep 17 - 10:48am
Brett Kavanaugh and His Accuser Say They’re Willing to Testify ⁦@esullivannythttps://t.co/QEJRvbCRy2

Peter Baker
1 day ago:   Monday Sep 17 - 10:38am
Kavanaugh: "This is a completely false allegation. I have never done anything like what the accuser describes—to he… https://t.co/c7ty6vD3jf

Peter Baker
1 day ago:   Monday Sep 17 - 7:59am
In building its nuclear arsenal, North Korea is now borrowing a page from Israel, Pakistan and India: Keep quiet ab… https://t.co/HR2altqxs4

Peter Baker
2 days ago:   Sunday Sep 16 - 5:07pm
Lindsey Graham broaches the idea of hearing testimony on allegation against Kavanaugh: "If the committee is to hear… https://t.co/BPOBDuhemc

Peter Baker
2 days ago:   Sunday Sep 16 - 3:17pm
Grassley’s office says that if Feinstein took the allegations against Kavanaugh seriously, she should have brought… https://t.co/DY2LHIOmZH

Peter Baker
2 days ago:   Sunday Sep 16 - 3:15pm
Feinstein says allegations against Kavanaugh should be investigated by the FBI "before the Senate moves forward on this nominee."

Peter Baker
2 days ago:   Sunday Sep 16 - 12:46pm
Amid souring ties with Trump, talk has grown about whether Mattis will be asked to leave after the midterms. ⁦… https://t.co/tppSRwQ89w

Peter Baker
2 days ago:   Sunday Sep 16 - 12:37pm
Worth noting that the last time the economy was growing at this pace was in 2014 under Obama, whose party went on t… https://t.co/moWGIzgM2i

Peter Baker
2 days ago:   Sunday Sep 16 - 12:35pm
"This is very much a referendum on the president," top GOP congressman says of midterm election -- not on the growi… https://t.co/ftzteIvfED

Peter Baker
2 days ago:   Sunday Sep 16 - 12:21pm
The incomparable ⁦@olson_lynne⁩ reviews "The Improbable Wendell Willkie," by David Levering Lewis, reminding us of… https://t.co/6md7ciDb3g

Peter Baker
3 days ago:   Saturday Sep 15 - 3:38pm
RT @MichaelCBender: NEWS: White House considering replacements for FEMA Administrator Brock Long amid probe into his frequent travel https:…

Peter Baker
3 days ago:   Saturday Sep 15 - 3:37pm
RT @PeterWSJ: In interview with Wall Street Journal, President Trump says a former legal adviser, Jay Goldberg, is criticizing him because…

Peter Baker
3 days ago:   Saturday Sep 15 - 3:37pm
RT @juliehdavis: Trump, who once enjoyed inviting Mattis to burger dinners, has soured on his defense sec, resentful of his reputation as t…

Peter Baker
3 days ago:   Saturday Sep 15 - 3:36pm
RT @farhip: This gaffe was covered by/referenced in: —Washington Post —Reuters —New York Times —CNN —Fox News —Chicago Tribune —Boston Her…

Peter Baker
4 days ago:   Friday Sep 14 - 8:58pm
RT @ktumulty: The private faith of Ronald Reagan: A few months ago, I came across something remarkable in a box of Nancy Reagan's personal…

Peter Baker
4 days ago:   Friday Sep 14 - 8:51pm
RT @MichaelCBender: Brock Long was told not to take a caravan of FEMA staffers home to North Carolina. When he ignored the warnings, he was…

Peter Baker
4 days ago:   Friday Sep 14 - 8:51pm
RT @maggieNYT: John Dowd emails other lawyers involved in the Trump case and says of Manafort, “PM has no info on President or campaign.”

Peter Baker
4 days ago:   Friday Sep 14 - 5:49pm
For the second day in a row, with plenty of news on Hurricane Florence, the Kavanaugh nomination and the Manafort p… https://t.co/59jMIsYxra

Peter Baker
4 days ago:   Friday Sep 14 - 1:22pm
Pompeo told one group that when it came to North Korea, there was “a one-in-a-hundred chance this will work,” a for… https://t.co/GwEdhQo3yI

Peter Baker
4 days ago:   Friday Sep 14 - 1:18pm
"This had absolutely nothing to do with the president or his victorious 2016 presidential campaign,” @PressSec says… https://t.co/7FI607335W

Peter Baker
4 days ago:   Friday Sep 14 - 12:53pm
RT @sbg1: Honored to do this. Plus, @davidaxelrod is a great interviewer>>> https://t.co/O3WWY4sBtP

Peter Baker
4 days ago:   Friday Sep 14 - 12:53pm
After kicking out the PLO and cutting off funding for Palestinian refugees, Kushner sees "a much higher chance of a… https://t.co/6WP8oxNt82

Peter Baker
4 days ago:   Friday Sep 14 - 11:34am
Trump administration says Russia would can avoid a second, more punishing round of sanctions over the nerve-agent a… https://t.co/sBGr80HTkL

Peter Baker
4 days ago:   Friday Sep 14 - 10:20am
RT @CarlosLozadaWP: I very much hope that all of @sbg1's "Letter from Trump's Washington" columns in the @NewYorker are someday assembled i…

Peter Baker
4 days ago:   Friday Sep 14 - 10:18am
RT @gtconway3d: Everyone should read this. https://t.co/3XVcllUkWH

Peter Baker
4 days ago:   Friday Sep 14 - 10:17am
RT @stevenjay: These have become must reads every week... https://t.co/uixwM3beGn

Peter Baker
4 days ago:   Friday Sep 14 - 10:16am
Looking forward to reading it! https://t.co/ztwfRQQyez

Peter Baker
4 days ago:   Friday Sep 14 - 10:13am
.@BretStephensNYT tells @halbfinger that he contacted Ron Dermer, Israel's ambassador, in November 2016 to warn him… https://t.co/99VPdmjtZI

Peter Baker
4 days ago:   Friday Sep 14 - 9:37am
Former US official who has personally spoken to most of Trump’s key advisers on North Korea in recent days tells ⁦… https://t.co/Ev7SmwwlOv

Peter Baker
4 days ago:   Friday Sep 14 - 9:24am
Christie, who was praised for his handling of Hurricane Sandy, says Trump is "frustrated" by criticism of his own r… https://t.co/uBpiLjzMWM

Peter Baker
4 days ago:   Friday Sep 14 - 9:06am
Netanyahu aide was restricted from the ⁦@WSJ⁩ opinion page office because of his conduct with women, ⁦@halbfinger⁩… https://t.co/GMpxnhhTxR

Peter Baker
4 days ago:   Friday Sep 14 - 9:04am
Brock Long, a plain-spoken hurricane expert, has become the face of Trump's high-stakes effort to cope with a poten… https://t.co/GWWiAahajg

Peter Baker
4 days ago:   Friday Sep 14 - 8:57am
RT @StevenErlanger: @peterbakernyt @mattapuzzo there seems to be room on the app for photo credits though. amazing.

Peter Baker
4 days ago:   Friday Sep 14 - 8:57am
RT @herbertnyt: @peterbakernyt @mattapuzzo And a helluva lede, showing Trump's common cause with Burundi's leaders, who are accused of carr…

Peter Baker
4 days ago:   Friday Sep 14 - 8:05am
There are still bylines on the print front page at least and it's great to see this one as ⁦@mattapuzzo⁩ starts his… https://t.co/R8xtjoKOmp

Peter Baker
5 days ago:   Thursday Sep 13 - 10:56pm
RT @sergenyt: Photographers for The New York Times are spread out across the Carolinas, documenting preparations as residents ready themsel…

Peter Baker
5 days ago:   Thursday Sep 13 - 2:35pm
RT @RohdeD: The New Yorker stands with @Reuters and the reporters Wa Lone and Kyaw Soe Oo, who were sentenced to seven years in prison in M…

Peter Baker
5 days ago:   Thursday Sep 13 - 2:31pm
Gov. Rosselló of Puerto Rico pushes back against Trump on hurricane death toll: "We cannot allow the devastation of… https://t.co/v4gM63Z951

Peter Baker
5 days ago:   Thursday Sep 13 - 2:02pm
White House responds to Feinstein by noting that Kavanaugh was vetted repeatedly by FBI, met with dozens of senator… https://t.co/eZjVt4zbbo

Peter Baker
5 days ago:   Thursday Sep 13 - 9:30am
Amid all the legal threats, Trump wins a small victory when DC liquor board rejects challenge to hotel license base… https://t.co/hhQxdzdhp4

Peter Baker
5 days ago:   Thursday Sep 13 - 8:47am
Trump boasts about middle-class income growth and says it would stop rising under Democrats. Income growth last yea… https://t.co/NdlbtIsA7g

Peter Baker
5 days ago:   Thursday Sep 13 - 8:38am
After a "lost decade," median household income has finally climbed back to where it was before the financial crash… https://t.co/oZhFnC5qGB

Peter Baker
5 days ago:   Thursday Sep 13 - 8:34am
Twenty five years after Oslo: Israeli-Palestinian accord deteriorated to a "dialogue of the deaf," and now not even… https://t.co/trOuREePxv

Peter Baker
5 days ago:   Thursday Sep 13 - 8:09am
A recent spate helped push the count of Trump's false and misleading statements past 5,000 on the 601st day of his… https://t.co/VO9XB0BxWJ

Peter Baker
5 days ago:   Thursday Sep 13 - 7:01am
Trump has promised that Mexico would pay for a vast border wall, which it adamantly refuses to do. But now the Trum… https://t.co/q9OML5tfsV

Peter Baker
5 days ago:   Thursday Sep 13 - 6:59am
The number of migrant children at federally contracted shelters has shot up more than fivefold since last summer, r… https://t.co/CpvFtMWNAK

Peter Baker
5 days ago:   Thursday Sep 13 - 6:55am
While Trump focuses on a wall along the southern border, new data show that since 2010 more immigrants have come fr… https://t.co/17a9k6cnt4

Peter Baker
5 days ago:   Thursday Sep 13 - 6:36am
The two Russians accused by the UK of poisoning Skripal say they just went to Salisbury because they wanted to see… https://t.co/0rI8aVYdYl

Peter Baker
6 days ago:   Wednesday Sep 12 - 6:02pm
Trump tells Medal of Honor recipients that they are the best the country has to offer. “See? My ego’s not that big."

Peter Baker
6 days ago:   Wednesday Sep 12 - 11:28am
With 1 million copies in print, the new @realBobWoodward book that debuted yesterday was the fastest-selling adult… https://t.co/GDWuqA9uhR

Peter Baker
6 days ago:   Wednesday Sep 12 - 9:42am
Even as the economy powers ahead, the deficit is rocketing up too, running 33 percent higher than last year. ⁦… https://t.co/JnnQ38d0WC

Peter Baker
1 week ago:   Tuesday Sep 11 - 8:33pm
FedEx Field, Capital One Arena ... and Budweiser Rocket? NASA looks at selling naming rights. ⁦@wapodavenporthttps://t.co/YLNgE5r2BN

Peter Baker
1 week ago:   Tuesday Sep 11 - 3:42pm
Trump has a different view than many about how last year’s hurricane in Puerto Rico was handled. The response "was… https://t.co/aL7M4mCD2J

Peter Baker
1 week ago:   Tuesday Sep 11 - 2:44pm
The Times would have been crazy not to publish that op-ed, writes @MichaelSocolow https://t.co/VuDtp434Xc

Peter Baker
1 week ago:   Tuesday Sep 11 - 1:03pm
Porter calls Woodward book a "selective and often misleading portrait” and says it would be wrong to say documents… https://t.co/RhpUin0LX9

Peter Baker
1 week ago:   Tuesday Sep 11 - 12:47pm
RT @mikiebarb: I read this story every Sept 11th. It's a difficult piece to get through, admittedly, but hugely powerful: https://t.co/JzO5

Peter Baker
1 week ago:   Tuesday Sep 11 - 10:24am
RT @CarlosLozadaWP: “The Real Heroes Are Dead” by James B. Stewart, published in February 2002: https://t.co/0TTu3f9hhB

Peter Baker
1 week ago:   Tuesday Sep 11 - 9:46am
RIP Adam Clymer, one of the towering figures of American political journalism. He’ll be missed. https://t.co/RmoSFci1fG

Peter Baker
1 week ago:   Tuesday Sep 11 - 8:17am
Trump administration weighs sanctions against Chinese officials and companies to punish Beijing’s detention of hund… https://t.co/EIpNvAz7uz

Peter Baker
1 week ago:   Tuesday Sep 11 - 8:15am
Sessions has testified that he "pushed back" at the suggestion that Trump seek a meeting with Putin during campaign… https://t.co/rZcd2RV0o0

Peter Baker
1 week ago:   Monday Sep 10 - 6:22pm
Check out our new @nytimes political newsletter by @llerer, perfect for the midterm campaign season. https://t.co/rpoPyW4LrZ

Peter Baker
1 week ago:   Monday Sep 10 - 2:57pm
White House @PressSec says letter from Kim Jong-un proposes new meeting with Trump, "which we are open to and alrea… https://t.co/5948vPz6Gi

Peter Baker
1 week ago:   Monday Sep 10 - 2:55pm
Hassett presents charts showing increases in business investment and new business registrations since Trump’s elect… https://t.co/z4LG35dqn6

Peter Baker
1 week ago:   Monday Sep 10 - 2:44pm
Kevin Hassett acknowledges that Trump was wrong to say it was the first time that GDP growth was bigger than the un… https://t.co/05VkfXwrqN

Peter Baker
1 week ago:   Monday Sep 10 - 1:19pm
Bolton threatens International Criminal Court with sanctions if it investigates American soldiers in Afghanistan. ⁦… https://t.co/o97S9FoYzp

Peter Baker
1 week ago:   Monday Sep 10 - 11:11am
"Perhaps the best in our country's history": Trump doubled down on false claim after ⁦@GlennKesslerWP⁩ debunks it. https://t.co/zxoTCVZUbn

Peter Baker
1 week ago:   Monday Sep 10 - 9:21am
RT @patrickhealynyt: Marsha Blackburn once accused Planned Parenthood of selling “baby body parts on demand.” But Dems think they can beat…

Peter Baker
1 week ago:   Monday Sep 10 - 8:56am
So great to see the fabulous ⁦@ian_urbina⁩ back in the paper and on the front page. Here he looks at the debate ove… https://t.co/ysIHpEOzOm

Peter Baker
1 week ago:   Monday Sep 10 - 8:04am
The economy's doing nicely and the president would like a little credit. Both of them. Trump and Obama joust over w… https://t.co/AYVyHKfE4y

Peter Baker
1 week ago:   Sunday Sep 9 - 4:38pm
RT @CarlosLozadaWP: In the middle of the Woodward book, I find a “lodestar” reference attributed to... Wilbur Ross. https://t.co/QbEcSJ7zSC


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Peter Baker
1 week ago:   Sunday Sep 9 - 4:37pm
RT @michaelluo: Three hours after publication of @RonanFarrow story, @brianstelter reports Moonves will step down, with final deal expected…

Peter Baker
1 week ago:   Sunday Sep 9 - 4:36pm
RT @michaelluo: New from @ronanfarrow: Six additional women are now accusing Leslie Moonves of sexual harassment or assault. They include c…

Peter Baker
1 week ago:   Sunday Sep 9 - 4:36pm
Ha, that would've been great. But where would we have gotten your handwriting sample?? https://t.co/ZUYySKDEse