Steve Thomma 12 hours ago:   Saturday Jul 31 - 8:50am RT @myhlee: Leaving the restaurant at 8pm per guidelines under Tokyo state of emergency, and yet … still a full house. Some people got seated minutes ago. Most people here are watching the Japan-NZ men’s Olympic soccer quarterfinals. https://t.co/yqMKfmxn0A
Link to Image Steve Thomma 2 days ago:   Thursday Jul 29 - 6:52pm Roaring back. https://t.co/5K5d6zcl6Z Steve Thomma 2 days ago:   Thursday Jul 29 - 9:02am Congratulations Anita. https://t.co/pPSm944oIz Steve Thomma 4 days ago:   Tuesday Jul 27 - 7:45am You had me at $1 hot dogs. https://t.co/CkRdkS3wKI Steve Thomma 4 days ago:   Tuesday Jul 27 - 7:45am At least he got called handsome. https://t.co/9gHh5ggDMA Steve Thomma 4 days ago:   Tuesday Jul 27 - 7:36am Oh no https://t.co/pm5jtc0nVn Steve Thomma 5 days ago:   Sunday Jul 25 - 10:28pm RT @CST_soxvan: White Sox 3, Brewers 1.
Lynn the win (and two RBI), Hendriks the 6-out save. Steve Thomma 1 week ago:   Saturday Jul 24 - 1:52pm RT @GovernorVA: If you haven’t been vaccinated yet, don’t wait any longer to get your shot. All three #COVID19 vaccines are safe, effective, and free to everyone. https://t.co/JjJhQbeBVG Steve Thomma 1 week ago:   Saturday Jul 24 - 12:22pm Noticeable uptick in people wearing masks at neighborhood Walmart this weekend. Steve Thomma 1 week ago:   Saturday Jul 24 - 7:13am RT @dougmillsnyt: First Lady Dr. Jill Biden waves as she arrives to watch Olympic swimming at the Tokyo Aquatics Center in Tokyo, Japan. @FLOTUShttps://t.co/diit2KD3AT
Link to Image Steve Thomma 1 week ago:   Friday Jul 23 - 8:18pm RT @JRCarrollNews: Read the room. Put ‘em back. https://t.co/qpllWw9Bqy Steve Thomma 1 week ago:   Wednesday Jul 21 - 7:30am As a Chicagoan. Poppy seed bun, mustard, relish, onion, tomato slices, celery salt. https://t.co/g5oBvAXbt3 Steve Thomma 1 week ago:   Tuesday Jul 20 - 6:08pm RT @DominicanU: Congratulations to Dominican graduate and youth librarian @Bkwrm7 on her second-place “Jeopardy!” finish. 👏 Extra points for anyone who can name another DU alum who’s been on the show.
https://t.co/Fx6tC4ePAJ Steve Thomma 1 week ago:   Tuesday Jul 20 - 6:08pm RT @jeffmason1: Tom Brady: I think 40 percent of the country still don’t think we won (the Super Bowl.)
Joe Biden: I understand that.
Brady: You understand that, Mr President?
Then the team gives Biden a “46” shirt. Steve Thomma 1 week ago:   Tuesday Jul 20 - 3:56pm What a terrific choice! https://t.co/lIqhPy6pJW Steve Thomma 1 week ago:   Monday Jul 19 - 6:01pm RT @whitesox: Out of nowhere! https://t.co/MIU67Xhm0S
Link to Image Steve Thomma 1 week ago:   Saturday Jul 17 - 11:07pm RT @KevinMaddenDC: The US should counter this trend by engaging the Pacific rim countries with some sort of trans-Pacific partnership on trade... https://t.co/Mtd12Y0lrB Steve Thomma 2 weeks ago:   Saturday Jul 17 - 12:57pm AP: Few AZ voter fraud cases, discrediting Trump's claims https://t.co/kBqWNZLJmw Steve Thomma 2 weeks ago:   Saturday Jul 17 - 8:14am The Astros are getting a little irksome https://t.co/mSZ1OI0JIk
Link to Image Steve Thomma 2 weeks ago:   Tuesday Jul 13 - 10:26am RT @ZekeJMiller: WASHINGTON (AP) — US consumer prices jumped 5.4% in past 12 months, most since 2008, even with hopes for lower inflation ahead. Steve Thomma 2 weeks ago:   Tuesday Jul 13 - 8:25am RT @GovernorVA: 🚨 BREAKING 🚨 Virginia is America's Top State for Business in 2021, becoming the first ever to win back-to-back to back titles in @CNBC's annual ranking! https://t.co/W6XLwjeLO8#TopStateshttps://t.co/IoGWPs8jqX
Link to Image Steve Thomma 2 weeks ago:   Tuesday Jul 13 - 8:24am RT @karentravers: From the White House:
First Lady Jill Biden will travel to the Opening Ceremony of the 2021 Olympic Summer Games in Tokyo, Japan. The Opening Ceremony of the 2021 Olympic Summer Games will be held on July 23, 2021. Steve Thomma 2 weeks ago:   Monday Jul 12 - 6:43pm So that was nice while it lasted. https://t.co/lqylHNwdoq Steve Thomma 2 weeks ago:   Monday Jul 12 - 6:40pm @JTSilver4 Writers block always struck me as a thing for fiction writers. Not journalists. The easy option always for journalists is to just report. May not win a Pulitzer but will inform readers. Steve Thomma 2 weeks ago:   Monday Jul 12 - 9:19am At the All Star break. https://t.co/MU2vntUWq6
Link to Image Steve Thomma 2 weeks ago:   Monday Jul 12 - 9:08am RT @toddgillman: Trump at #CPACTX says Dems' #GreenEnergy push threatens US energy supremacy.
“We don’t need windmills in #Texas,” he said, perhaps unaware that wind accounts for 1/5 of Texas' electricity, or that no other state produces more wind power.
https://t.co/zWmODTybip Steve Thomma 2 weeks ago:   Monday Jul 12 - 8:04am RT @PolitiFact: Donald Trump said "there was no reason" for the shooting of Ashli Babbitt in the Capitol on Jan. 6. No reason? Video shows an angry mob, and experts agree: False. https://t.co/7ZEn0wc9YW Steve Thomma 3 weeks ago:   Saturday Jul 10 - 11:50am As it should be. https://t.co/pT7LsoWrHt Steve Thomma 3 weeks ago:   Friday Jul 9 - 12:59pm RT @whca: TV news crews are increasingly threatened with violence on the job https://t.co/F7doa9cauD Steve Thomma 3 weeks ago:   Wednesday Jul 7 - 6:10pm Move over Mare of Easttown. #broadchurch is even better. Steve Thomma 3 weeks ago:   Wednesday Jul 7 - 1:38pm I would. https://t.co/BTsKEzx8TN Steve Thomma 3 weeks ago:   Wednesday Jul 7 - 12:31pm RT @pwidakuswara: On Thursday, 1 million Johnson & Johnson doses will be headed to Bolivia, 1 million doses of Pfizer will be sent to Paraguay, per @PressSec Steve Thomma 3 weeks ago:   Tuesday Jul 6 - 8:15am I wish the Carters well, but I would never measure a marriage’s success by the standard of “presidential history.” https://t.co/ChwxGjXBHX Steve Thomma 3 weeks ago:   Tuesday Jul 6 - 8:13am RT @ZekeJMiller: ROME (AP) — Vatican: Pope Francis has eaten breakfast, read newspapers and taken walk as he continues intestinal surgery recovery. Steve Thomma 3 weeks ago:   Monday Jul 5 - 7:57am RT @ByronYork: Smoke in the Oval Office. https://t.co/yOnSbnOb91https://t.co/CmTSlziBoX
Link to Image Steve Thomma 3 weeks ago:   Sunday Jul 4 - 9:15pm @ASimendinger@mkumar38 Happy birthday Martha! Steve Thomma 3 weeks ago:   Sunday Jul 4 - 8:17am RT @rickklein: Biden enjoys broad approval, 62%, for handling the pandemic (including a third of Republicans). Yet just 50% approve of his job performance overall, a comparatively weak score nearing his six-month mark in office. https://t.co/vKUSOYHBeo Steve Thomma 4 weeks ago:   Saturday Jul 3 - 7:31am RT @whitesox: The White Sox have won five straight and have a season-high six-game lead in the American League Central. #ChangetheGamehttps://t.co/CL1VnkkzaC
Link to Image Steve Thomma 4 weeks ago:   Saturday Jul 3 - 7:29am RT @CST_soxvan: I asked Lance Lynn how he knows when he can throw that many pitches.
"I'm a big bastard," he said. "That's how I know."
I had no followup. Steve Thomma 4 weeks ago:   Friday Jul 2 - 3:35pm RT @maristpoll: Presidents #Biden and #Trump have, at least, one thing in common: Incredibly consistent approval ratings. One big difference? Biden's is positive.
Check out all the data in our new poll with @NPR and the PBS@NewsHour: https://t.co/xnBhznubAIhttps://t.co/1XmrojnFx9
Link to Image Steve Thomma 1 month ago:   Thursday Jul 1 - 7:06am RIP Al Eisele, a terrific guy who made me feel welcome when I arrived in DC and assumed the St Paul job he once held himself. https://t.co/LV4BU112Gs Steve Thomma 1 month ago:   Wednesday Jun 30 - 12:44pm RT @steveholland1: Final ring of fencing around Lafayette Square - gone https://t.co/Mlq25fjCjJ
Link to Image Steve Thomma 1 month ago:   Monday Jun 21 - 12:32pm RT @GovernorVA: We did it, Virginia! 70% of adults have now received at least one dose of the COVID-19 vaccine—and two weeks ahead of @POTUS' nationwide goal.
Grateful to the millions of Virginians who rolled up their sleeves to get vaccinated. Let's all keep working to #VaccinateVirginia! https://t.co/M4J8C3nYEK
Link to Image Steve Thomma 1 month ago:   Monday Jun 21 - 12:32pm RT @DominicanU: “I simply fell in love with the place.”
— Donna Carroll, reflecting on her time as one of the longest-serving university presidents in the country
VIDEO: Watch her full interview with @OakParkhttps://t.co/sX5gj7zSPQ Steve Thomma 1 month ago:   Monday Jun 21 - 1:18am Was happy to contribute as well. https://t.co/AJNVRdJLD1 Steve Thomma 1 month ago:   Sunday Jun 20 - 3:16pm RT @markknoller: It’s Biden’s second round of golf as president. Compares at same point in presidency to his predecessors:
Trump – 25 golf outings
Obama – 6 rounds of golf
GWBush – None yet. Steve Thomma 1 month ago:   Friday Jun 18 - 8:54pm RT @toddgillman: Putin vouches for @JoeBiden's mental acuity at #GenevaSummit as Trump’s ex-doctor, @RepRonnyJackson, demands cognitive test and alleges he has dementia
"He does not miss a thing, trust me,” says @KremlinRussia_E.
https://t.co/DxvisbF8W6 Steve Thomma 1 month ago:   Friday Jun 18 - 12:15pm RT @DominicanU: Dominican graduate @sisterquincy talks about the #ForThePeopleAct and why expanding voting rights matters to people & communities of faith on the @AccidentalToma1 podcast. Give a listen: https://t.co/Cv1thWiW9m Steve Thomma 1 month ago:   Thursday Jun 17 - 3:17pm They once threatened to move out of Chicago and the first Mayor Daley said he’d make them stop using the city name. He won. They stayed. https://t.co/XoP1DrTmlj Steve Thomma 1 month ago:   Monday Jun 14 - 10:19pm RT @dougmillsnyt: .@POTUS visit the 9/11 memorial at NATO HQ in Brussels.
It is a piece of twisted steel from the World Trade Center. NATO’s mutual defense pact, Article 5, was invoked that day. https://t.co/QZQiJ3CBil
Link to Image Steve Thomma 1 month ago:   Monday Jun 14 - 7:49pm RT @cnalive: BREAKING: President Joe Biden's attendance at early morning Mass with Pope Francis has been nixed from an early plan of the June 15 meeting of both leaders, a reliable Vatican source told CNA. https://t.co/KUWBUVtIxJ Steve Thomma 1 month ago:   Monday Jun 14 - 1:23pm RT @sahilkapur: On Hugh Hewitt's show, McConnell says it's "highly unlikely" he'd allow Biden to fill a Supreme Court vacancy in 2024 if he's majority leader. He also doesn't commit to allowing a vote on a nominee if a seat opened up in *2023*.
"Well, we'd have to wait and see what happens." Steve Thomma 1 month ago:   Monday Jun 14 - 7:26am The cicadas are gone. Morning coffee outside is back. https://t.co/doJrL7kCNC
Link to Image Steve Thomma 1 month ago:   Sunday Jun 13 - 5:58pm RT @CBSNews: DEDICATED DOG: This loyal dog in Turkey followed an ambulance carrying its sick owner all the way to the hospital, not wanting to leave her on the journey alone. https://t.co/iG7vFAcL89
Link to Image Steve Thomma 1 month ago:   Sunday Jun 13 - 12:08pm RT @LeeMiringoff: One of the joys of summer -- grilling. When it comes to my hot dogs, I'm a more than one topping kind of guy. It all ties into this week's fun fact on "Poll Hub." And, hot dog! It was some debate. https://t.co/V3C25AxcSg Steve Thomma 1 month ago:   Sunday Jun 13 - 10:10am RT @markknoller: Cable newsers CNN, FOX and MSNBC carrying Biden news conference from Cornwall. None of the broadcast networks are. It’s his 2nd solo news conference as President. Steve Thomma 1 month ago:   Sunday Jun 13 - 8:19am RT @ZekeJMiller: The Latest: Locals surprised as Bidens attend Sunday service
https://t.co/Tq8OVlQT4q Steve Thomma 1 month ago:   Sunday Jun 13 - 8:19am RT @anitakumar01: It’s a presidential rite of passage. Queen Elizabeth, 95, has met every American president since World War II, with the exception of Lyndon Johnson. https://t.co/JF14D2Ai2j Steve Thomma 1 month ago:   Sunday Jun 13 - 8:19am RT @steveholland1: The Bidens after attending Mass in St Ives https://t.co/PM32DIkXqL
Link to Image Steve Thomma 1 month ago:   Saturday Jun 12 - 9:41pm RT @CBSNews: Household budgets were already tight. Then came inflation. https://t.co/qX317y5iuB Steve Thomma 1 month ago:   Saturday Jun 12 - 7:03pm RT @peterbakernyt: A few days ago, Trump issued a statement reaffirming that he trusts Putin more than US intelligence agencies. Today he issues a statement assailing US allies like France, saying they are "ripping off our country." Steve Thomma 1 month ago:   Saturday Jun 12 - 6:21pm RT @ZekeJMiller: Biden to name Pulse Nightclub a national memorial https://t.co/tlmmEAaedI Steve Thomma 1 month ago:   Saturday Jun 12 - 4:00pm RT @GovernorVA: 54 years ago today in a unanimous ruling, the Supreme Court declared laws banning interracial marriage in Virginia and 15 other states unconstitutional.
On #LovingDay, we celebrate Mildred and Richard Loving—and their love and courage that changed the course of our history. https://t.co/pI4Ky4Oico
Link to Image Steve Thomma 1 month ago:   Saturday Jun 12 - 8:24am RT @maristpoll: It's Poll Hub's 200th episode! So, to celebrate, we're talking about...COVID-19 with @IrwinRedlenerMD.
But, then...@SteveThomma from @WHCA is on to talk hot dogs and cicadas. Yep, it's one for the ages! https://t.co/wTaE4HX4TF Steve Thomma 1 month ago:   Thursday Jun 10 - 9:42pm RT @farhip: The Trump DOJ’s target list (so far):
—Wash. Post: 3 reporters. https://t.co/acjuoECeSV
—CNN: Reporter Barbara Starr. https://t.co/s4qUiqwTH4
—NY Times: 4 reporters. https://t.co/6YOmHN1VNg
—Congress/Dems: Rep. Schiff, 11 others w/ House Intel Comm. https://t.co/KhnuBR64LO Steve Thomma 1 month ago:   Thursday Jun 10 - 9:34pm RT @farhip: New: Trump DOJ secretly went after records of Democrats in Congress. Shocking reporting by @nytimes: https://t.co/D6yNfX1paB Steve Thomma 1 month ago:   Thursday Jun 10 - 6:00pm @OKnox Harry Truman often referred to Bess Truman as “the boss.” Steve Thomma 1 month ago:   Wednesday Jun 9 - 7:34pm @tatecurtis Fastest change in public opinion I’ve ever seen on a major issue - and all without any real political leadership. Steve Thomma 1 month ago:   Wednesday Jun 9 - 7:30pm Just us? Or the beginning of the end?No cicada drone in back yard. No cicadas on our deck. Steve Thomma 1 month ago:   Wednesday Jun 9 - 5:16pm Congratulations @karentravershttps://t.co/YOYk4wARoF Steve Thomma 1 month ago:   Wednesday Jun 9 - 5:08pm Can’t make the first day, but will definitely be there this summer. https://t.co/cSR4dJosGq Steve Thomma 1 month ago:   Wednesday Jun 9 - 4:13pm RT @ZekeJMiller: WASHINGTON (AP) — AP source: US buying 500M COVID-19 vaccine doses from Pfizer to share with global vaccine program over next year. Steve Thomma 1 month ago:   Wednesday Jun 9 - 1:26pm RT @PolitiFact: An Instagram post claimed that “920 women lose their unborn babies after getting vaccinated.” That’s False. https://t.co/Fk9nSM84CBhttps://t.co/ZLx4hQukl0
Link to Image Steve Thomma 1 month ago:   Wednesday Jun 9 - 11:08am RT @statesman: “Since removing the mask mandate two months ago, Texas has not reported a single COVID death. Not one," @laurenboebert said.
That is not true, @PolitiFact reports. More than 3,000 Texans have died of COVID-19 since Abbott lifted the mandate https://t.co/TRHne4QyrM Steve Thomma 1 month ago:   Wednesday Jun 9 - 10:25am RT @dougmillsnyt: .@POTUS & @FLOTUS board Air Force One at Joint Base Andrews, Md., as they travel to Europe on for a series of meeting with leaders from NATO, the European Union and the Group of 7 https://t.co/DAI6SydqcO
Link to Image Steve Thomma 1 month ago:   Wednesday Jun 9 - 8:05am RT @Tylerjoelb: Testimony going off the rails now.
Tenpenny is claiming there is metal in the vaccine that causes forks to stick to your forehead. She saw videos of it on the internet, you see
Also promoting the 5G cell phone network vaccine theory. This is the anti-vaccine "expert witness" https://t.co/sPpuAqmHba