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Peter Baker
12 hours ago:   Wednesday Aug 16 - 10:39pm
Trump lawyer forwards email saying “there is literally no difference” between Washington & Lee. @nytmike @mattapuzzo https://t.co/4kXoS2rckY

Peter Baker
22 hours ago:   Wednesday Aug 16 - 1:24pm
As business leaders quit in protest, Trump says he will disband manufacturing and strategy forum panels.

Peter Baker
23 hours ago:   Wednesday Aug 16 - 11:49am
Father and son Bushes issue statement: ""America must always reject racial bigotry, anti-Semitism, and hatred in all forms."

Peter Baker
1 day ago:   Tuesday Aug 15 - 10:19pm
"We’ll see what happens with Mr. Bannon," Trump says, putting him in same purgatory as other advisers. @MarkLandler https://t.co/w1mlU7N17V

Peter Baker
1 day ago:   Tuesday Aug 15 - 1:09pm
@juliemason @Susanforney Thanks very much! Sorry for the delay.

Peter Baker
2 days ago:   Tuesday Aug 15 - 10:20am
GOP self-diagnosis: “A party that doesn’t know where it wants to go but also happens to have all the power.” @sbg1 https://t.co/J8m0eBXCuT

Peter Baker
2 days ago:   Monday Aug 14 - 9:33pm
Bannon on the bubble -- again. Many wonder whether Trump will keep him. @maggieNYT @GlennThrush https://t.co/m3OQQk03OL

Peter Baker
2 days ago:   Monday Aug 14 - 9:20pm
Trump seeks to calm waters in Asia after a week of "fire and fury." @MarkLandler https://t.co/2UhKjcH6Oy

Peter Baker
2 days ago:   Monday Aug 14 - 3:13pm
How has North Korea suddenly had missile success? Thanks to Ukrainian plant tied to Russia @WilliamJBroad @SangerNYT https://t.co/IwAIdpKv23

Peter Baker
3 days ago:   Monday Aug 14 - 9:09am
Stone: Trump should “throw Mitch McConnell and the boys over the sides so fast it would make your head spin.” @sbg1 https://t.co/J8m0eBXCuT

Peter Baker
3 days ago:   Monday Aug 14 - 8:55am
After days of mixed messages on North Korea, Tillerson and Mattis get on same page with joint op-ed in @WSJ https://t.co/D2TEAhhSAf

Peter Baker
3 days ago:   Sunday Aug 13 - 2:59pm
Scaramucci: Trump "needed to have been much harsher" in original statement on white supremacist rally. @GlennThrush https://t.co/B1QMCI0NTg

Peter Baker
4 days ago:   Sunday Aug 13 - 10:53am
On Trump statement condemning bigotry, spokeswoman says: "Of course that includes white supremacists, KKK Neo-Nazi and all extremist groups"

Peter Baker
4 days ago:   Sunday Aug 13 - 9:35am
Trump North Korea threats have many wondering if they are method or madness -- including his own team. @GlennThrush https://t.co/hkdePEYm86

Peter Baker
4 days ago:   Sunday Aug 13 - 9:16am
"We are ready for war": Protests and violence again follow a Kenyan election. @kimidefreytas https://t.co/cliG8zH9vO

Peter Baker
4 days ago:   Sunday Aug 13 - 9:05am
In North Korea, even 4-year-olds are taught to hate Americans. Schools feature posters of US "torturers." @newsjean https://t.co/P4SvaVpwrc

Peter Baker
4 days ago:   Saturday Aug 12 - 6:36pm
RT @BookTV: @ 8p ET @nytimes chief White House correspondent @peterbakernyt examines the presidency @BarackObama https://t.co/Ks3zVk1HQG


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Peter Baker
4 days ago:   Saturday Aug 12 - 3:35pm
Even as Trump seeks help from China on North Korea, he moves ahead on possible trade action. @JanePerlez https://t.co/0ml0hVVYw7

Peter Baker
4 days ago:   Saturday Aug 12 - 3:30pm
Mueller seeks to question Trump officials about his decision to fire Comey. @nytmike @mattapuzzo @maggieNYT https://t.co/jNwgxmYUJ5

Peter Baker
5 days ago:   Friday Aug 11 - 8:06pm
NSC memo warned that leftist cabal considers Trump a threat and would "seek his destruction.” @juliehdavis https://t.co/VlGIjwHuxa

Peter Baker
5 days ago:   Friday Aug 11 - 6:11pm
Trump just threatened a military option against Venezuela too: "We have many options for Venezuela including a military option if necessary"

Peter Baker
5 days ago:   Friday Aug 11 - 5:02pm
True enough. Though since taking office? https://t.co/QAmOkvnPOx

Peter Baker
5 days ago:   Friday Aug 11 - 3:57pm
RT @noahweiland: How I learned about that Julia Child home in Washington https://t.co/QnZGmBmsv6

Peter Baker
5 days ago:   Friday Aug 11 - 1:29pm
Trump will take on almost everyone, including members of his own cabinet and party. Everyone, that is, except Putin. https://t.co/7mcmcxUCcB

Peter Baker
6 days ago:   Friday Aug 11 - 9:53am
Trump enemies? “Globalists, bankers, Islamists and establishment Republicans,” per NSC memo. @janawinter @EliasGroll https://t.co/iGLayL0xQq

Peter Baker
6 days ago:   Friday Aug 11 - 8:43am
War with North Korea? “This wouldn’t end well. The U.S. would win, but it would be ugly.” @gordonnyt @EricSchmittNYT https://t.co/DubeCaHfgd

Peter Baker
6 days ago:   Friday Aug 11 - 8:13am
Trump issues latest warning against North Korea: “military solutions are now fully in place, locked and loaded.” https://t.co/lR7W0LPRBO

Peter Baker
6 days ago:   Thursday Aug 10 - 9:41pm
The burgeoning feud between Trump and McConnell has gripped the capital. @hillhulse https://t.co/d48UmvrK2J

Peter Baker
6 days ago:   Thursday Aug 10 - 4:31pm
Trump backs McMaster in face of alt-right attack: "He’s my friend and he’s a very talented man. I like him and I respect him.”

Peter Baker
6 days ago:   Thursday Aug 10 - 4:30pm
Trump calls Manafort "a very decent man” and regarding raid, "it was pretty tough stuff to wake him up, perhaps his family was there."

Peter Baker
6 days ago:   Thursday Aug 10 - 4:28pm
Trump says "I’ve had great support” from transgender people but "I’m doing the military a great favor” by barring them from serving.

Peter Baker
6 days ago:   Thursday Aug 10 - 4:24pm
Trump thanks Putin for ordering US embassy to cut 755 workers: “I want to thank him because we’re trying to cut down our payroll."

Peter Baker
6 days ago:   Thursday Aug 10 - 4:04pm
Trump to declare opioid epidemic a national emergency, two days after his health secretary downplayed idea. @shearm https://t.co/jaS724I5Y9

Peter Baker
6 days ago:   Thursday Aug 10 - 3:59pm
RT @sbg1: Trump requires enemies--in his own party as well as in NoKo.Previously, Sessions. This week: McConnell. Will be more...

Peter Baker
6 days ago:   Thursday Aug 10 - 3:59pm
RT @nytimesworld: Israel's building another wall. It's underground, around Gaza Strip, to block Hamas fighters' access to tunnels. https://…

Peter Baker
6 days ago:   Thursday Aug 10 - 3:59pm
Trump hints that McConnell should step down if he can’t pass health care, tax overhaul and infrastructure. @mattfleg https://t.co/76Zp1Im499

Peter Baker
6 days ago:   Thursday Aug 10 - 3:12pm
While others criticize his "fire and fury" threat to North Korea, Trump says "maybe it wasn't tough enough." https://t.co/By3abgB74l

Peter Baker
1 week ago:   Thursday Aug 10 - 10:21am
Federal investigators sought cooperation from Manafort’s son-in-law to increase pressure. @jdawsey1 @dsamuelsohn https://t.co/zsIVueSqkO

Peter Baker
1 week ago:   Thursday Aug 10 - 9:58am
“We have very few success stories in Russia, and this explains why": Russia wants innovation but arrests innovators. https://t.co/hCO4sf358n

Peter Baker
1 week ago:   Thursday Aug 10 - 9:42am
Bitter fight for Democratic leader in California offers a microcosm of the national party's divisions @adamnagourney https://t.co/3qSIomnH11

Peter Baker
1 week ago:   Thursday Aug 10 - 9:28am
"High Noon," by the fabulous @frankelglenn, makes a president's summer reading list. It should be on everyone's. https://t.co/EsmPeWR2EX

Peter Baker
1 week ago:   Wednesday Aug 9 - 5:18pm
@EBOlady Too bright out there!

Peter Baker
1 week ago:   Wednesday Aug 9 - 5:14pm
@EBOlady They tint in sunlight so just took them off.

Peter Baker
1 week ago:   Wednesday Aug 9 - 12:14pm
Trump's "fire and fury" threat against North Korea was improvised, surprising aides. @GlennThrush https://t.co/Dq8oPJS3Rb

Peter Baker
1 week ago:   Wednesday Aug 9 - 9:49am
"For the first time, people are thinking Netanyahu won't be the prime minister," his ex-spokesman tells @IKershner https://t.co/KfZ4PZxoNU

Peter Baker
1 week ago:   Wednesday Aug 9 - 9:18am
Tillerson urges calm over North Korea, saying "Americans should sleep well at night.” @GardinerHarris @esullivannyt https://t.co/VdTix3hrGP

Peter Baker
1 week ago:   Wednesday Aug 9 - 8:27am
US held secret talks with Russia and Israel before Syria ceasefire, at which Israel raised objections. @BarakRavid https://t.co/Dt5f0B4OAe

Peter Baker
1 week ago:   Wednesday Aug 9 - 7:45am
Could Navalny be another Putin if he won power? Khodorkovsky says “we would go back to a system of power monopoly.” https://t.co/Msuz2L55mm

Peter Baker
1 week ago:   Wednesday Aug 9 - 7:26am
Real loss for @nytimes as @Stcrow retires after an amazing 25-year run. Fabulous photographer, colleague and friend. https://t.co/PZTLuZxRER

Peter Baker
1 week ago:   Wednesday Aug 9 - 7:15am
Who wasn't invited to Trump opioid meeting? The DEA chief who criticized his comment to cops. @shearm @nytmike https://t.co/fSMIx2Xl0c

Peter Baker
1 week ago:   Wednesday Aug 9 - 7:12am
"The president has sent messages back and forth" to Mueller including appreciation, Dowd tells @djusatoday @bykevinj https://t.co/zDFngVwTEN

Peter Baker
1 week ago:   Tuesday Aug 8 - 10:50pm
“It’s hard to think of a president using more extreme language during crisis,” @BeschlossDC tells @juliehdavis https://t.co/SCIsxNi9d1

Peter Baker
1 week ago:   Tuesday Aug 8 - 10:47pm
Warning of strike on Guam, North Korea tells Trump that the US isn’t the only one that can threaten preemptive war. https://t.co/Hj9IU05Hsq

Peter Baker
1 week ago:   Tuesday Aug 8 - 10:00pm
Always happy to do your show. You're fabulous... https://t.co/evTRB9axoJ

Peter Baker
1 week ago:   Tuesday Aug 8 - 4:45pm
Trump threatens “fire and fury” if North Korea threatens the US as Pyongyang talks of “physical action” @choesanghun https://t.co/cPpN13qRti

Peter Baker
1 week ago:   Tuesday Aug 8 - 4:17pm
RT @JMullinsGrissom: Somehow August always seems to bring foreign policy crisis. Like the bad guys think no one's paying attention. @POTUS

Peter Baker
1 week ago:   Tuesday Aug 8 - 3:28pm
Trump threatens North Korea: "They will be met with fire and fury and frankly power the likes of which this world has never seen before."

Peter Baker
1 week ago:   Tuesday Aug 8 - 1:53pm
RT @sbg1: This week's Global Politico podcast: What it's like to watch a democracy die (in Venezuela) iTunes link here: https://t.co/1579jV

Peter Baker
1 week ago:   Tuesday Aug 8 - 11:09am
Fed job is Cohn’s for the asking, Trump friend says. "Will he get it? Absolutely, if he wanted it.” https://t.co/EvIHmQLHGU

Peter Baker
1 week ago:   Tuesday Aug 8 - 10:12am
@EvanG1126 @markberman As the story explains, it’s a mix, just like every presidential vacation. As for West Wing,… https://t.co/aEpYM5ckfa

Peter Baker
1 week ago:   Tuesday Aug 8 - 10:10am
RT @benjstrauss: Fascinating @sbg1 interview with @hannahdreier about her three years covering Venezuela's crumbling democracy https://t.co

Peter Baker
1 week ago:   Tuesday Aug 8 - 10:10am
Aha! https://t.co/TFvFQbGJin

Peter Baker
1 week ago:   Tuesday Aug 8 - 10:07am
Is the fan that Trump tweeted thanks to actually a Russian bot? @abbydphillip https://t.co/dYVjkkYv3t

Peter Baker
1 week ago:   Tuesday Aug 8 - 9:59am
After 10 years, two children and countless celebrity items, Abramovich and Zhukova split. https://t.co/QyD4pFeSXf

Peter Baker
1 week ago:   Tuesday Aug 8 - 9:43am
RT @RonCharles: Greatest headline of the day: https://t.co/YQvXD0ZIb5


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Peter Baker
1 week ago:   Tuesday Aug 8 - 9:21am
"Much of what I did I now regret": The man who gave us crazy Pa55word1 rules now says he was wrong. @bobmcmillan https://t.co/effHXl7gp8

Peter Baker
1 week ago:   Tuesday Aug 8 - 8:03am
After Spicer flameout, Sanders offers Trump a more even-keeled yet no less loyal defender at the podium. @grynbaum https://t.co/L6sLiVoEmT

Peter Baker
1 week ago:   Monday Aug 7 - 4:13pm
RT @sbg1: One of my very favorite Global Politico episodes this week>> https://t.co/3ZK4zFIV0o

Peter Baker
1 week ago:   Monday Aug 7 - 4:12pm
Obama breaks silence about the tense political situation — not in America but in Kenya. https://t.co/Nn2arQ98Gc

Peter Baker
1 week ago:   Monday Aug 7 - 2:04pm
In advance of Tuesday election, Obama calls on Kenyan leaders to “reject violence and incitement” and “respect the will of the people.”

Peter Baker
1 week ago:   Monday Aug 7 - 1:47pm
RT @POLITICOPress: What's it like to watch a country implode? @hannahdreier tells @sbg1 in the new #GlobalPOLITICO. #Venezuela https://t.co

Peter Baker
1 week ago:   Monday Aug 7 - 1:45pm
Tillerson revokes underlings’ authority, requires even trivial decisions to be made by his office. @GardinerHarris https://t.co/LwmGwGYhpx

Peter Baker
1 week ago:   Monday Aug 7 - 1:22pm
Back from years in the deserts of the Middle East, US troops relearn how to fight in Europe. @EricSchmittNYT https://t.co/CfsYjuA1LQ

Peter Baker
1 week ago:   Monday Aug 7 - 1:12pm
Feted abroad, Rwanda's Kagame orchestrates 99% election victory. Aide praises him for not claiming 100% @zackbaddorf https://t.co/EXpTFSDIz9

Peter Baker
1 week ago:   Monday Aug 7 - 12:46pm
“We are the generation that waits”: In Hamas-controlled Gaza, the young find no jobs, no future. @BoothWilliam https://t.co/Dbg3YPPWwZ

Peter Baker
1 week ago:   Monday Aug 7 - 12:04pm
RT @nytimes: The U.S. Army is scrambling to relearn Cold War-era skills to confront potential Russian threats in Eastern Europe https://t.c

Peter Baker
1 week ago:   Monday Aug 7 - 12:03pm
RT @nytpolitics: Secretary of State Rex Tillerson has failed to nominate anyone to most of the department’s 38 highest-ranking jobs https:/…

Peter Baker
1 week ago:   Monday Aug 7 - 12:02pm
RT @nytimesworld: What did President Vladimir Putin of Russia do on his summer vacation? These 7 photos from Siberia show all. https://t.co

Peter Baker
1 week ago:   Monday Aug 7 - 12:01pm
@CHARLES48120397 Yes, as we have reported.

Peter Baker
1 week ago:   Monday Aug 7 - 12:00pm
@hummingbird5225 Just to be clear, subscriptions are way up -- 400,000 more since start of year, highest in our history.

Peter Baker
1 week ago:   Monday Aug 7 - 11:59am
@cudsotm All presidents take vacations and all end up working on them some. Goes with the job. They get briefings,… https://t.co/XCyIUCLcsO

Peter Baker
1 week ago:   Monday Aug 7 - 10:56am
“I felt like I had walked across a bridge as it was burning behind me”: Inside Maduro’s Venezuela. @sbg1 https://t.co/A0HmVABvnK

Peter Baker
1 week ago:   Sunday Aug 6 - 9:09pm
@Susanforney So sorry, a second printing is shipping now and should be available post haste.

Peter Baker
1 week ago:   Sunday Aug 6 - 6:27pm
Justice Department says it's not pursuing journalists as part of its leak investigations. @noahweiland https://t.co/j5tEH7GdQu

Peter Baker
1 week ago:   Sunday Aug 6 - 3:45pm
Trump policies have “dramatically accelerated” gains against ISIS, @brett_mcgurk says. @karendeyoung1 https://t.co/wIOEDjOdtP

Peter Baker
1 week ago:   Sunday Aug 6 - 2:57pm
Pence rejects report that he's positioning for 2020 in case Trump doesn't run. https://t.co/pad9GiHfJF

Peter Baker
1 week ago:   Sunday Aug 6 - 10:42am
Forty years after Viking probes set out to explore planets, loyal engineers hold down the fort back here. @kktingley https://t.co/ZkjFcHlpeh

Peter Baker
1 week ago:   Sunday Aug 6 - 10:36am
As America seeks a new approach, Iran is making a bold gambit to shape Afghanistan in its favor. @carlottagall https://t.co/OkXKn7bEMQ

Peter Baker
1 week ago:   Sunday Aug 6 - 10:26am
Pence prepares to run in 2020 if Trump doesn't. He's not the only Republican getting ready. @jmartNYT @alexburnsNYT https://t.co/12SpPZ29fR

Peter Baker
1 week ago:   Saturday Aug 5 - 10:38pm
@Susanforney So sorry! New printing just shipped and should be available very soon.

Peter Baker
1 week ago:   Saturday Aug 5 - 12:35pm
Smart story by @GregJaffe @PhilipRucker on Trump & Afghanistan https://t.co/YJQEySvKgf (building on @sbg1 piece https://t.co/N2HQmRCnOZ)

Peter Baker
1 week ago:   Saturday Aug 5 - 11:20am
US will participate in UN climate talks this year despite Trump's planned withdrawal from Paris accord. @LFFriedman https://t.co/6iK5qcWFL0

Peter Baker
1 week ago:   Saturday Aug 5 - 11:16am
As Trump decamps to Bedminster, West Wing to undergo renovation--upgraded a/c and no more yellow walls. @juliehdavis https://t.co/lVMmyIau6i

Peter Baker
1 week ago:   Saturday Aug 5 - 10:23am
Macron tackles thick red book with 3,324 pages of rules that have governed French labor for a century @AdamNossiter https://t.co/hv3az2uH9P

Peter Baker
1 week ago:   Saturday Aug 5 - 10:05am
Investigators ask if Flynn firm made kickbacks to hide source of Turkish money. @mrosenbergNYT @mattapuzzo @nytmike https://t.co/LGvbDNvsbh

Peter Baker
1 week ago:   Friday Aug 4 - 9:11pm
Trump defends national security chief against conservatives: "General McMaster and I are working very well together" https://t.co/YlOOIwWV7B

Peter Baker
1 week ago:   Friday Aug 4 - 3:13pm
RT @comradewong: This is bad. But Obama WH started the trend of targeting journalists along with leakers, according to scholars & press fre…

Peter Baker
1 week ago:   Friday Aug 4 - 3:12pm
RT @GlennThrush: Kelly says he won't try to stop the tweets but will block staff freelancing and control flow of junk info to Trump https:…

Peter Baker
1 week ago:   Friday Aug 4 - 12:05pm
After Trump called him "weak" on leaks, Sessions says Justice has 3x as many probes. @charlie_savage @esullivannyt https://t.co/1maas5SwoE

Peter Baker
1 week ago:   Thursday Aug 3 - 7:03pm
RIP Mark Silva, a reporter’s reporter and a smart, tenacious competitor and colleague on the White House beat. https://t.co/Pu8LWG9XNy