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Peter Baker
16 hours ago:   Sunday Dec 10 - 9:38am
Sensing a retreat in American leadership in the Middle East, France's Macron seeks to step into the void.… https://t.co/Bh6FtH7Nyo

Peter Baker
17 hours ago:   Sunday Dec 10 - 9:25am
Trump went to civil rights museum to "memorialize the brave men and women who struggled to sacrifice" for racial ju… https://t.co/JrJpsVk2ap

Peter Baker
17 hours ago:   Sunday Dec 10 - 9:08am
Why is Trump's decision to recognize Jerusalem as the capital of Israel such a big deal? @Max_Fisher explains. https://t.co/Favise0phz

Peter Baker
17 hours ago:   Sunday Dec 10 - 9:00am
"Nobody really wants to hate each other," but even on an ordinary day, life in Jerusalem is tense. An evocative por… https://t.co/1L0WvDno6x

Peter Baker
17 hours ago:   Sunday Dec 10 - 8:50am
Despite all the tension between Washington and Moscow, @davidfilipov found himself welcomed warmly inside Russia's… https://t.co/0bvHDl6FNF

Peter Baker
17 hours ago:   Sunday Dec 10 - 8:42am
For Alabama, the Roy Moore race has become a test of how it sees itself and how the country sees it. @costareportshttps://t.co/wgvKaKovB9

Peter Baker
18 hours ago:   Sunday Dec 10 - 8:33am
"When the World Seemed New," by @jeffreyaengel, is an "excellent history" of Bush 41 foreign policy and a "rebuke t… https://t.co/Twwf9IsSqG

Peter Baker
18 hours ago:   Sunday Dec 10 - 8:21am
Did Trump's Jerusalem declaration ruin the chances for peace? No, argues @JeromeSegal, because Israelis and Palesti… https://t.co/XoGrx7Rs11

Peter Baker
18 hours ago:   Sunday Dec 10 - 8:07am
After revelations about lower-than-advertised wealth and continued investment in shipping firm tied to Russia, Wilb… https://t.co/DkFp8x712L

Peter Baker
1 day ago:   Saturday Dec 9 - 3:21pm
@rolandlisf Hey, thanks so much, really appreciate it. Certainly much of what we’re debating today has its roots in… https://t.co/A682KN9GPq

Peter Baker
1 day ago:   Saturday Dec 9 - 1:57pm
"Everything’s possible, from complete disaster to a home run": Inside Trump's first year in office. @maggieNYThttps://t.co/6dtLehOSw7

Peter Baker
2 days ago:   Friday Dec 8 - 11:31pm
RT @costareports: If you weren't home on Friday night, you can check out @PBS @WashingtonWeek at these links. What a table: @Yamiche @Phili

Peter Baker
2 days ago:   Friday Dec 8 - 7:03pm
RT @hsu_spencer: Mueller prosecutors step up attack on Manafort's truthfulness, as court agrees to unseal evidence they say proves he in fa…

Peter Baker
2 days ago:   Friday Dec 8 - 6:57pm
RT @juliehdavis: Dina Powell, key player on foreign policy issues & often only woman in the rm at crucial moments, to leave WH early nxt yr…

Peter Baker
2 days ago:   Friday Dec 8 - 6:47pm
RT @adamliptak: By 5-to-4 vote, Supreme Court lets Trump administration shield documents in cases challenging DACA termination https://t.co

Peter Baker
2 days ago:   Friday Dec 8 - 6:38pm
RT @MikeGrunwald: When I was a @BostonGlobe intern, Nancy Curley saved my job after I stole the company Jeep for the weekend. Ande Zellman…

Peter Baker
2 days ago:   Friday Dec 8 - 6:38pm
RT @sbg1: So many to thank. here's two: @jameskglassman, my first boss and a great editor, and @karendeyoung1, who is an amazing trailblaze…

Peter Baker
2 days ago:   Friday Dec 8 - 2:20pm
RT @sbg1: Look at the pictures— she is also almost always the only woman in the room or one of them. This is a big deal>> https://t.co/Bnpm

Peter Baker
2 days ago:   Friday Dec 8 - 2:20pm
RT @MarkLandler: Why did Trump risk the peace process and overrule his own advisers in moving embassy to Jerusalem? Because he promised She…

Peter Baker
2 days ago:   Friday Dec 8 - 1:32pm
Dina Powell to leave the White House. "Her sage advice helped provide options to the President and her strong relat… https://t.co/MzuTcBgKFG

Peter Baker
2 days ago:   Friday Dec 8 - 12:34pm
@raphael_tobias Thanks so much for coming!

Peter Baker
2 days ago:   Friday Dec 8 - 12:33pm
RT @bencasselman: @NGrossman81 @peterbakernyt September has now been revised up -- added 38k jobs.

Peter Baker
2 days ago:   Friday Dec 8 - 12:32pm
RT @costareports: I'm back from Alabama and getting ready for @WashingtonWeek. Join me tonight for an in-depth discussion on the biggest is…

Peter Baker
2 days ago:   Friday Dec 8 - 12:32pm
RT @scfehr1: @peterbakernyt @hillhulse On the flip side, GOP Rep. Comstock seeks the upper hand on the issue as she prepares for a likely t…

Peter Baker
2 days ago:   Friday Dec 8 - 12:31pm
In Canada, the Freeland Doctrine articulated by @cafreeland has become a call for the liberal international order r… https://t.co/i39zoqGBQC

Peter Baker
2 days ago:   Friday Dec 8 - 11:15am
Franken's forced resignation seems part of a Democratic strategy to gain the upper hand over the GOP as it struggle… https://t.co/dLOmMEc7kA

Peter Baker
2 days ago:   Friday Dec 8 - 8:46am
Erdogan makes historic visit to Greece but then riles his hosts by calling into question the 1923 treaty that set… https://t.co/g3X69xsh6K

Peter Baker
2 days ago:   Friday Dec 8 - 8:40am
The US economy added 228,000 jobs in November, bringing job growth streak to 86 consecutive months. Unemployment re… https://t.co/N7cLUeEB3M

Peter Baker
2 days ago:   Friday Dec 8 - 8:37am
Trump move on Jerusalem scrambles Middle East peace dynamics. Veteran negotiator Saab Erekat says Palestinians shou… https://t.co/AmsrRw3eYs

Peter Baker
3 days ago:   Thursday Dec 7 - 12:04pm
Under fire for sexual misconduct, Franken announces resignation after support among fellow Democrats crumbles.… https://t.co/yHv1covVL1

Peter Baker
4 days ago:   Wednesday Dec 6 - 1:38pm
After latest allegation, Leahy says: "Senator Franken’s situation has become untenable. I am concerned that even a… https://t.co/rZAwOvwTiC

Peter Baker
4 days ago:   Wednesday Dec 6 - 1:32pm
“It is time to officially recognize Jerusalem as the capital of Israel," Trump declares. @MarkLandler https://t.co/zuSThwbJfI

Peter Baker
4 days ago:   Wednesday Dec 6 - 10:09am
In the case of the wedding cake baker, some justices worried about the impact on equality for gays, some worried ab… https://t.co/cA2RwSlhag

Peter Baker
4 days ago:   Wednesday Dec 6 - 10:04am
With Trump, Republicans have come to expect the unexpected. @jmartNYT @maggieNYT https://t.co/My2V2uxM8i

Peter Baker
4 days ago:   Wednesday Dec 6 - 10:01am
In banishing Russia from the 2018 competition, the Olympics Committee handed down penalties for doping without prec… https://t.co/XBr0g4Yxn5

Peter Baker
5 days ago:   Tuesday Dec 5 - 11:13pm
RT @TeviTroy: Per @peterbakernyt’s “extra-large & lavishly illustrated history of the Obama years” #Obama “spent six years fighting for inc…

Peter Baker
5 days ago:   Tuesday Dec 5 - 12:54pm
"Politics is not about schmoozing; it’s about boxing," Ehud Barak tells @sbg1 as he takes a few jabs at Netanyahu. https://t.co/BAw29iYhss

Peter Baker
6 days ago:   Monday Dec 4 - 8:19pm
Trump's FBI director praises "professionalism and dedication to justice" of bureau whose reputation Trump called in… https://t.co/FjItTtJZLU

Peter Baker
6 days ago:   Monday Dec 4 - 4:56pm
Right. When information is important and credible, there are still times we have to rely on unnamed sources. But we… https://t.co/pIMh6iL0i1

Peter Baker
6 days ago:   Monday Dec 4 - 3:29pm
I would say it’s a general policy in the Washington bureau. As with anything, there could be exceptions. But the id… https://t.co/p4tuMS51xT

Peter Baker
6 days ago:   Monday Dec 4 - 3:12pm
RT @adamgoldmanNYT: @mlcalderone @peterbakernyt I've used them in the past. I've come to believe they're unnecessary. Not sure readers don'…

Peter Baker
6 days ago:   Monday Dec 4 - 3:02pm
RT @sbg1: My latest Global Politico, with Israel's plugged-in ambassador Ron Dermer>> https://t.co/BabBftuRyg

Peter Baker
6 days ago:   Monday Dec 4 - 2:40pm
In interview with @sbg1, Israel’s Dermer says he was “not sure” whether he spoke directly with Flynn about the UN r… https://t.co/H83jnNvY6N

Peter Baker
6 days ago:   Monday Dec 4 - 2:10pm
“The chances of military confrontation are growing,” Israel’s Dermer tells @sbg1 referring to Lebanon and Syria. https://t.co/MSYG5rMdW9

Peter Baker
1 week ago:   Sunday Dec 3 - 10:05pm
Billy Bush: Yes, Donald Trump, You Said That via @NYTimes https://t.co/vPSIWNqnlN

Peter Baker
1 week ago:   Sunday Dec 3 - 12:06pm
Jared Kushner, in his first public talk about Middle East peace efforts, tells @haimsaban that “we do think it’s achievable.”

Peter Baker
1 week ago:   Saturday Dec 2 - 6:46am
Trump to keep US embassy in Tel Aviv for now but will recognize Jerusalem as the capital of Israel, something no ot… https://t.co/3SPiRMZqs5

Peter Baker
1 week ago:   Saturday Dec 2 - 6:38am
RT @nytimesbooks: Peter Baker's "Obama: The Call of History" seems to evoke not the previous administration but a different era https://t.c

Peter Baker
1 week ago:   Friday Dec 1 - 5:22pm
@foxmarkd1 Sorry for the jargon — a pool spray is when a “pool” of reporters is brought into the Oval Office to tak… https://t.co/vkFpaZyb00

Peter Baker
1 week ago:   Friday Dec 1 - 5:19pm
“Obama: The Call of History,” the coffee table book, "balances opportunities and obstacles, promises and results, c… https://t.co/wr8IqCI6qp

Peter Baker
1 week ago:   Friday Dec 1 - 12:20pm
White House cancels scheduled pool spray with the president as he meets with Libyan prime minister.

Peter Baker
1 week ago:   Friday Dec 1 - 11:43am
In a statement, Flynn calls “false accusations of ‘treason’” painful but says he recognizes that his actions as des… https://t.co/G08D1VUNl3

Peter Baker
1 week ago:   Friday Dec 1 - 11:07am
The “original” Trumpster no one on the outside seems to know — a profile of John McEntee, the president’s affable a… https://t.co/sBOdKqZOzF

Peter Baker
1 week ago:   Friday Dec 1 - 9:25am
Flynn to plead guilty to lying to investigators about his conversation with Russia’s ambassador, the latest indicat… https://t.co/wG0B98NgmK

Peter Baker
1 week ago:   Friday Dec 1 - 7:49am
Investors are embracing the pro-corporate Trump presidency as markets continue their gravity-defying surge.… https://t.co/mxuzelvD2N

Peter Baker
1 week ago:   Friday Dec 1 - 7:44am
After $70 billion in US aid, Egypt strikes a deal to allow Russian military to use its airspace and bases. @ddknyt https://t.co/ubQquDnUnC

Peter Baker
1 week ago:   Thursday Nov 30 - 11:39pm
Replacing Tillerson with Pompeo would bring a sharply different viewpoint to the State Department. @MarkLandler https://t.co/vU3bA7K0Yb

Peter Baker
1 week ago:   Thursday Nov 30 - 11:32pm
Trump last summer repeatedly urged Senate Republicans, including the chairman of the Senate Intelligence Committee,… https://t.co/bmtYFXR8tg

Peter Baker
1 week ago:   Thursday Nov 30 - 2:30pm
Trump is the most unpopular president at this point in his tenure, yet he’s more consequential than presidents who… https://t.co/oNu607Bef9

Peter Baker
1 week ago:   Thursday Nov 30 - 1:09pm
@KennyG51980173 @PressSec No, Shultz had been OMB director and Treasury secretary before becoming secretary of state under Reagan.

Peter Baker
1 week ago:   Thursday Nov 30 - 1:07pm
We will miss you — you’ve been a fabulous correspondent and colleague. But looking forward to seeing you in the bri… https://t.co/d591XCGjnD

Peter Baker
1 week ago:   Thursday Nov 30 - 12:26pm
White House @PressSec issues statement saying that there are no personnel announcements "at this time" and Tillerso… https://t.co/A7oaKwZwVs

Peter Baker
1 week ago:   Thursday Nov 30 - 11:26am
Asked by reporters if he wants Tillerson to stay on the job, Trump says, "He's here. Rex is here.” per pooler @toddgillman

Peter Baker
1 week ago:   Thursday Nov 30 - 9:48am
White House transition plan envisions replacing Tillerson with Pompeo and installing Cotton at CIA. @maggieNYT https://t.co/0wqql4755w

Peter Baker
1 week ago:   Wednesday Nov 29 - 8:42am
Trump shares videos supposedly portraying Muslims committing acts of violence on Twitter. @esullivannyt @maggieNYT https://t.co/9SG81QBWG7

Peter Baker
1 week ago:   Wednesday Nov 29 - 8:04am
Former militia leader from Libya convicted on terror charges in attack on US outpost in Benghazi but acquitted of m… https://t.co/8a5k6bpO7W

Peter Baker
1 week ago:   Wednesday Nov 29 - 7:58am
Iranian wrestler ordered to throw his match to avoid facing an Israeli opponent in the next round. @ThomasErdbrink https://t.co/rizEtziqCO

Peter Baker
1 week ago:   Wednesday Nov 29 - 7:55am
"It's a lost year. Completely": As Kenyatta is inaugurated for second term, Kenyans tally the cost of the political… https://t.co/F2eXWchaG4

Peter Baker
1 week ago:   Tuesday Nov 28 - 11:32pm
But it may again come down to John McCain. What concerns him about Trump's tax plan at this point? "A lot of things… https://t.co/bMAZNy3aVG

Peter Baker
1 week ago:   Tuesday Nov 28 - 11:30pm
Trump tax cuts pick up momentum as wavering Senate Republicans begin to climb on board. @arappeport @thomaskaplan https://t.co/zGGEYuCttn

Peter Baker
1 week ago:   Tuesday Nov 28 - 11:28pm
Trump’s falsehoods about the “Access Hollywood” tape are part of his lifelong habit of attempting to create and sel… https://t.co/kvYlETCVD0

Peter Baker
1 week ago:   Tuesday Nov 28 - 11:22pm
RT @nytpolitics: Even those who know Senator John McCain best are unsure how he will vote on the tax bill. But if history is any guide, Rep…

Peter Baker
1 week ago:   Tuesday Nov 28 - 11:21pm
RT @kenvogel: A sad side effect of @JamesOKeefeIII’s work that I have already witnessed: journalists have grown leery about meeting with st…

Peter Baker
1 week ago:   Tuesday Nov 28 - 11:17pm
RT @NeilMacFarquhar: @peterbakernyt @nytimes Virtually impossible to find before the law, anyway. Won't make much difference.

Peter Baker
1 week ago:   Tuesday Nov 28 - 6:13pm
Judge rules in favor of Trump in dispute over leadership of consumer protection agency. @katierogers @tarasbernard https://t.co/i7qaNhGNDQ

Peter Baker
1 week ago:   Tuesday Nov 28 - 2:18pm
@sivavaid @nytimes Not what the story said, actually. "None of which means that Mr. Trump has suddenly transformed… https://t.co/7r1guXXPd0

Peter Baker
1 week ago:   Tuesday Nov 28 - 2:15pm
@ChrisCarrollDC @PoliticsProse Sorry! So many great books for the holiday season; just glad to get a chance to visi… https://t.co/XH5PxbF2Tb

Peter Baker
1 week ago:   Tuesday Nov 28 - 2:14pm
RT @NicolleDWallace: Must read @sbg1 : https://t.co/es3husy6uH

Peter Baker
1 week ago:   Tuesday Nov 28 - 2:11pm
Defying Trump, North Korea launches new ballistic missile, first in more than two months. @choesanghun https://t.co/c60mKeRDCr

Peter Baker
1 week ago:   Tuesday Nov 28 - 12:23pm
Trump says "I don't see a deal." So Pelosi and Schumer cancel meeting. https://t.co/zlBTWmjxxh

Peter Baker
1 week ago:   Tuesday Nov 28 - 10:05am
How a high-ranking Chinese government official with close ties to the ruling communist party is funding research at… https://t.co/EufQGA3cBv

Peter Baker
1 week ago:   Tuesday Nov 28 - 9:58am
Russia working on procedure to bar distribution of foreign newspapers, including @nytimes and German and French pap… https://t.co/A7XqSV5yHU

Peter Baker
1 week ago:   Tuesday Nov 28 - 9:53am
Trump’s envoy charged with seeking peace in Ukraine sees “80 percent” chance that it will still be at war in a year… https://t.co/r7bpA2enmD

Peter Baker
1 week ago:   Tuesday Nov 28 - 8:14am
"Blowing up Jewish ideas into new dimensions": At DC's Sixth and I synagogue, a blend of bawdy comedy sets, music a… https://t.co/O8Q6QlJHjd

Peter Baker
1 week ago:   Monday Nov 27 - 6:02pm
Busted: @washingtonpost exposes fake Roy Moore story evidently intended to entrap journalists as part of Project Ve… https://t.co/fIx1gRsPQO

Peter Baker
1 week ago:   Monday Nov 27 - 5:06pm
Trump uses his "Pocahontas" slur in front of Navajo code breakers. @juliehdavis https://t.co/ej2Pph5SpU

Peter Baker
1 week ago:   Monday Nov 27 - 3:28pm
White House @PressSec says Trump’s schedule will not permit a visit to Alabama to campaign before next month’s special Senate election.

Peter Baker
1 week ago:   Monday Nov 27 - 10:01am
RT @DLeonhardt: @TimOBrien @maggieNYT @peterbakernyt But I am pretty confident about your place, Tim.

Peter Baker
1 week ago:   Monday Nov 27 - 10:00am
The US government thinks Russia should be held to account for its intervention in Ukraine. Just one wrinkle: Trump… https://t.co/OKQ7S2dS2j

Peter Baker
1 week ago:   Monday Nov 27 - 9:10am
RT @sbg1: New Global Politico this am on Trump & Russia. Read: https://t.co/EIB6VJFfvP Listen: https://t.co/JmtnR6Iyb5

Peter Baker
1 week ago:   Monday Nov 27 - 9:06am
House version of tax cutting bill would also roll back 1954 law banning churches and other tax-exempt nonprofits fr… https://t.co/An2R5DCoH3

Peter Baker
1 week ago:   Monday Nov 27 - 8:54am
Trump's election and the rise of MBS in Saudi Arabia rally support in Iran for hard-line leadership.… https://t.co/LKfedv6xd9

Peter Baker
1 week ago:   Monday Nov 27 - 8:45am
Lawmakers face mounting pressure to end Capitol Hill’s culture of secrecy over sexual harassment as they return fro… https://t.co/wbWj1KAVJo

Peter Baker
1 week ago:   Monday Nov 27 - 8:34am
RT @PoliticsProse: Don't miss @peterbakernyt tomorrow at 4pm. Baker, who reported on @BarackObama for the entirety of his presidency, discu…

Peter Baker
2 weeks ago:   Sunday Nov 26 - 3:45pm
Conyers steps aside as ranking Judiciary Committee Democrat while sexual harassment allegations against him are inv… https://t.co/llFNA1l4tA

Peter Baker
2 weeks ago:   Sunday Nov 26 - 3:24pm
RT @maggieNYT: You’re reading it correctly. It began in January and it hasn’t been reported before https://t.co/8H8Thj3ZAi

Peter Baker
2 weeks ago:   Sunday Nov 26 - 10:39am
Deadliest terrorist attack in Egypt's history points to failure of Sisi strategy. @declanwalsh @ddknyt https://t.co/briHdLdtuG

Peter Baker
2 weeks ago:   Sunday Nov 26 - 10:24am
"Where do we go from here?": Hariri is back in Lebanon and everyone is trying to figure out what comes next.… https://t.co/KB7beNGKeI

Peter Baker
2 weeks ago:   Sunday Nov 26 - 10:00am
They call it "residential surveillance at a designated location," which is a euphemism for another dark hole in Chi… https://t.co/aDo9Ltuf9j

Peter Baker
2 weeks ago:   Sunday Nov 26 - 9:50am
Partisan gap over academia has ballooned in recent years -- 72% of Democrats see colleges having a positive effect… https://t.co/oNbOyCExbd