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Steve Thomma
2 days ago:   Monday Jun 17 - 7:37pm
RT @jkuhnhenn: Hong Kong Journalists Association accuses police of ‘violence and intimidation’ against media at extradition bill protests https://t.co/VnAtCOFLKA

Steve Thomma
2 days ago:   Monday Jun 17 - 6:43pm
The Hoover is one of the neat surprises. Other faves; FDR, Truman, JFK, Nixon, Reagan, Bush 41. https://t.co/3a114yQOxw

Steve Thomma
4 days ago:   Saturday Jun 15 - 10:58am
RT @BeschlossDC: JFK chose font for “UNITED STATES OF AMERICA” on fuselage of Air Force One because it resembled font of early printed version of Declaration of Independence: https://t.co/LOQ9KgAnOd


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Steve Thomma
4 days ago:   Saturday Jun 15 - 9:37am
Old enough to remember when 645 home runs was front page news. Heck, old enough to remember front pages. #pujols

Steve Thomma
6 days ago:   Thursday Jun 13 - 2:31pm
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Steve Thomma
1 week ago:   Monday Jun 10 - 11:43am
Best after an overnight shift on the police beat. https://t.co/JlGhX8yhUx

Steve Thomma
1 week ago:   Friday Jun 7 - 6:20pm
RT @RepSpeier: Visited the grave of my friend’s father and witnessed a remarkable ceremony. The letters on the white crosses almost disappear in the brightness of the stone, so a soldier fills the indentations with sand from Omaha Beach to bring the name forward. It sent shivers down my spine. https://t.co/e2G8KvvALt


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Steve Thomma
1 week ago:   Friday Jun 7 - 5:02pm
I dare you to watch this and not get a tear in your eye. https://t.co/icoAoinb02

Steve Thomma
1 week ago:   Friday Jun 7 - 5:01pm
And it’s a wonderful book. https://t.co/YxqlokSgQp

Steve Thomma
2 weeks ago:   Monday Jun 3 - 5:10pm
RT @dougmillsnyt: President Donald Trump and First Lady Melania Trump with Queen Elizabeth II, Prince Charles and Camilla Parker Bowles during a State Banquet at Buckingham Palace in London. @realDonaldTrump #TrumpUKVisit https://t.co/droIQpJ1qU


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Steve Thomma
2 weeks ago:   Monday Jun 3 - 12:20pm
Congratulations https://t.co/DSl5ADkm7g

Steve Thomma
3 weeks ago:   Wednesday May 29 - 6:39pm
RT @dougmillsnyt: White House Press Secretary Sarah Huckabee Sanders answers questions about Special Counsel Robert Mueller's statement outside the West Wing of the White House. @PressSec https://t.co/JEX3LpyHKD


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Steve Thomma
3 weeks ago:   Monday May 27 - 8:00am
Nothing as moving as hearing the US anthem played over the graves of soldiers killed helping their fellow man. Here at the US Cemetery in Luxembourg last year. https://t.co/cU5q8cqOZb


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Steve Thomma
3 weeks ago:   Thursday May 23 - 11:30am
Sarah Sanders chooses Fox News over briefings - The Washington Post https://t.co/1SWfYrAqsV

Steve Thomma
4 weeks ago:   Wednesday May 22 - 6:27pm
Ok, my weekend has a purpose - to recreate ⁦@MauraJudkis⁩ dog-by-dog search. https://t.co/vCj9QaN64g

Steve Thomma
1 month ago:   Monday May 20 - 10:23am
This is unbelievable. https://t.co/YFTkEbYWT1

Steve Thomma
1 month ago:   Sunday May 19 - 9:08am
Pope pays tribute to journalists who were killed; says press freedom vital | Article [AMP] | Reuters https://t.co/52jAxWArdj

Steve Thomma
1 month ago:   Friday May 17 - 6:06pm
What a life. What a career. So glad we at Dominican got to share a little of that. https://t.co/0vndPcw4sy

Steve Thomma
1 month ago:   Thursday May 16 - 7:27am
Company owned by Brazilian crooks received $62 million in Trump bailout cash meant for struggling U.S. farmers - New York Daily News https://t.co/x2lBcKequI

Steve Thomma
1 month ago:   Thursday May 16 - 6:55am
Happy birthday. https://t.co/Ek0wgDkiCo

Steve Thomma
1 month ago:   Monday May 13 - 5:14pm
Federal Spending Sets Record Through April https://t.co/MEd7nzrjAY

Steve Thomma
1 month ago:   Monday May 13 - 4:04pm
This many. https://t.co/YvLw0sOgqh

Steve Thomma
1 month ago:   Tuesday May 7 - 9:04pm
RT @jrezaian: Statement from @Reuters: “We are enormously pleased that #Myanmar has released our courageous reporters, #WaLone and #KyawSoeOo. Since their arrests 511 days ago, they have become symbols of the importance of press freedom around the world. We welcome their return.”

Steve Thomma
1 month ago:   Tuesday May 7 - 9:03pm
RT @ZekeJMiller: .⁦@PressSec⁩: “Today, we welcome the release of Reuters journalists Wa Lone and Kyaw Soe Oo...” https://t.co/EhHXgkY4Rj


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Steve Thomma
1 month ago:   Monday Apr 29 - 7:03am
Absolutely. She’s been one of the most intriguing characters since we first saw her practicing archery at Winterfell as a young girl. https://t.co/vOrJZn0Oy9

Steve Thomma
1 month ago:   Sunday Apr 28 - 7:53am
RT @whca: Critic's Notebook: Ron Chernow Kills at the White House Correspondents' Dinner | Hollywood Reporter https://t.co/W8twaXDyki

Steve Thomma
1 month ago:   Sunday Apr 28 - 7:11am
RT @CBSNews: Ron Chernow speaks at WHCD: “George Washington felt maligned and misunderstood by the press, but he never generalized that into a vendetta against the institution” https://t.co/gB7bWc3Hzq https://t.co/cfE4gmxJS3


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Steve Thomma
1 month ago:   Friday Apr 26 - 7:20am
More debt, fast. https://t.co/JPOCl3uU1Q

Steve Thomma
1 month ago:   Thursday Apr 25 - 9:28am
So happy this is coming together. https://t.co/YqQLYQSY3K

Steve Thomma
1 month ago:   Wednesday Apr 24 - 7:06pm
RT @KellyO: With gratitude, joy, and lessons from thousands of stories. Tomorrow, I celebrate 25 years with NBC. Hope you will remember along with me over the next days as I post some favorite memories #GoingLivefor25. https://t.co/5oJ2BdSfOO


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Steve Thomma
1 month ago:   Tuesday Apr 23 - 12:08pm
RT @whca: #WHCA announces scholarship winners at growing number of universities, to be honored this week. #journalism #whcd https://t.co/FWI3i0AbMm

Steve Thomma
1 month ago:   Tuesday Apr 23 - 7:56am
RT @peterbakernyt: Once again, repeating it over and over doesn't make it any more true. Never apologized, never had a reason to. https://t.co/PiPqnChFvx

Steve Thomma
2 months ago:   Friday Apr 19 - 3:30pm
RT @PostBaron: Mueller report suggests the ‘fake news’ came from Trump, not the news media https://t.co/njkgBiRdSU

Steve Thomma
2 months ago:   Friday Apr 19 - 7:10am
Report suggests the 'fake news' came from Trump, not news media https://t.co/zaD4VQIsP2

Steve Thomma
2 months ago:   Tuesday Apr 16 - 11:10am
It’s either jet lag or you’re suddenly an old person. https://t.co/YpeASO9LKx

Steve Thomma
2 months ago:   Tuesday Apr 16 - 11:09am
RT @OKnox: If you happen to be in Paris, and had planned to visit Notre Dame, one alternative: Chartres. It's only about an hour by train from Gare Montparnasse. And if you go, you MUST try to get a tour from Malcolm Miller. https://t.co/2lwwJ7qn6q

Steve Thomma
2 months ago:   Tuesday Apr 16 - 7:03am
A relief to wake and see it still standing. https://t.co/I8QjDSMXGG

Steve Thomma
2 months ago:   Monday Apr 15 - 9:22pm
RT @Valdiguie: https://t.co/RcTCUFOGWt


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Steve Thomma
2 months ago:   Monday Apr 15 - 7:14pm
RT @JonLemire: The crucifix is still there https://t.co/ryKKDFjOiz

Steve Thomma
2 months ago:   Monday Apr 15 - 2:17pm
All of us are with you today. https://t.co/VABMnJiggY

Steve Thomma
2 months ago:   Sunday Apr 14 - 11:22am
What’s it like to cover President Trump? White House correspondents tell all… – AmericaJR https://t.co/FqqWy9KSre

Steve Thomma
2 months ago:   Saturday Apr 13 - 8:00pm
RT @CBSNews: A visually impaired man fell on the tracks at a Washington Metro station — and strangers rushed to save him only moments before a train came in https://t.co/bZKrtaGXOd


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Steve Thomma
2 months ago:   Friday Apr 12 - 7:45am
Congratulations to one of the best. https://t.co/EqcUFnmDv6

Steve Thomma
2 months ago:   Thursday Apr 11 - 11:17am
Shouldn’t that be, you’ll believe it when you don’t see it? https://t.co/0t0ecVadPI

Steve Thomma
2 months ago:   Monday Apr 8 - 8:14pm
RT @OKnox: White House just announced this, and I confess to being intrigued: "On Monday, April 8, 2019, the President signed into law: S. 863, which clarifies the grade and pay of podiatrists of the Department of Veterans Affairs."

Steve Thomma
2 months ago:   Monday Apr 8 - 5:12pm
RT @CBSNews: WATCH: When an elderly man fell on the sidewalk, a group of five teenage boys helped him up, walked him home and cleaned his wound ❤️️https://t.co/2TW2763PoR https://t.co/vBr67pbKbC


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Steve Thomma
2 months ago:   Friday Apr 5 - 11:55am
RT @whca: #WHCA President Olivier Knox on President Trump’s decision not to attend the association’s annual dinner April 27. “We’re looking forward to an enjoyable evening of celebrating the First Amendment and great journalists past, present, and future." @OKnox

Steve Thomma
2 months ago:   Friday Apr 5 - 9:29am
Very happy to unveil this terrific new scholarship with @americanu now our 10th university partner. @au_soc #journalism https://t.co/4F9LYKAJTM

Steve Thomma
2 months ago:   Friday Mar 29 - 9:37pm
RT @whca: Here’s something remarkable - 2 of his grandsons were still alive as of a few months ago. https://t.co/IMM9oRhyeT

Steve Thomma
2 months ago:   Friday Mar 29 - 9:37pm
@JRCarrollNews @wow_air That’s terrible. Any recourse at all?

Steve Thomma
2 months ago:   Monday Mar 25 - 4:50pm
No. https://t.co/mEgAGu0pde

Steve Thomma
2 months ago:   Saturday Mar 23 - 11:02pm
RT @TreyYingst: An IED exploded next to the NBC crew in Syria today, killing their local driver. So yes, they may have filed less reports today than on Friday. https://t.co/3RYBftc1hw

Steve Thomma
2 months ago:   Saturday Mar 23 - 10:31am
Old enough to remember when the deficit topped $100 billion - for an entire year! https://t.co/QcdraN98s8


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Steve Thomma
3 months ago:   Tuesday Mar 19 - 7:49pm
Putin signs new laws punishing spread of ‘fake news’ https://t.co/anCg86i20s

Steve Thomma
3 months ago:   Monday Mar 18 - 9:43pm
RT @stevennelson10: WHCA board member @ToddGillman says 'my inbox is clogged with questions and concerns' from White House reporters 'As far as I can tell, most reporters would be at risk of losing their hard passes' https://t.co/dOwNed24xH

Steve Thomma
3 months ago:   Sunday Mar 17 - 6:02pm
Could not agree more. Have always suspected they’re not actually connected to anything. https://t.co/pGhgTljKyP

Steve Thomma
3 months ago:   Friday Mar 15 - 9:44am
Doug Mills has the eye of a poet. He sees things no one else does and then let’s us see them too. https://t.co/62spqlz4iZ

Steve Thomma
3 months ago:   Tuesday Mar 12 - 1:52pm
@OKnox I’m saving this in the overhead compartment of life, which is completely full.

Steve Thomma
3 months ago:   Saturday Mar 2 - 6:01pm
“The rhetoric now being heard is making violence against journalists a real threat here in our own country.” #Gridiron President Jerry Seib in prepared remarks for tonight’s Gridiron dinner in DC. https://t.co/r4Ds7AhuBp


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Steve Thomma
3 months ago:   Saturday Mar 2 - 10:32am
Can Sen. Klobuchar mock her own bad behavior as a boss to put the story behind her? https://t.co/rYmyYDCJGl

Steve Thomma
3 months ago:   Friday Mar 1 - 12:16pm
Bon voyage Tim - one of the best people I got to know in journalism. https://t.co/lefwKJF5X5

Steve Thomma
3 months ago:   Friday Mar 1 - 12:15pm
RT @margarettalev: Warmbier family held back until ⁦@realDonaldTrump returned to U.S. soil⁩: “Now we must speak out.” https://t.co/hnQGkG3I4p


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Steve Thomma
3 months ago:   Thursday Feb 28 - 1:01pm
GDP last year fell just short of 3 percent - and tied 2015. https://t.co/BzcGO6sfb8

Steve Thomma
3 months ago:   Wednesday Feb 27 - 12:14pm
#WHCA President ⁦@OKnox⁩ on White House decision at Hanoi Summit event: they should showcase strength of democracy with a free press, “not telegraph weakness by retreating behind arbitrary last-minute restrictions on coverage.” https://t.co/6yAqmxpd1o

Steve Thomma
3 months ago:   Tuesday Feb 26 - 12:17pm
Saw a pub once in Hong King named Dan Ryan - also the name of an old Chicago pol. Mentioned to Bill Daley and he said it was no coincidence. It was owned by a loyal Chicagoan. Maybe your place is owned by a Mormon? https://t.co/mjly6gk6bV

Steve Thomma
3 months ago:   Monday Feb 25 - 3:44pm
RT @whca: OTD in 1914, a group of journalists covering the president formed the White House Correspondents' Association. Here's a look at the first 100 years - including the dancing dog. #whca https://t.co/lEav17CsOF

Steve Thomma
3 months ago:   Friday Feb 22 - 5:03pm
There are still some of us who remember this was one of the two presidents days in February. https://t.co/nwYFDCJ3RF

Steve Thomma
3 months ago:   Friday Feb 22 - 10:56am
What partisans are not telling you - media coverage went spiked up when this was exposed as a hoax. https://t.co/FBx1PfPCAC

Steve Thomma
3 months ago:   Thursday Feb 21 - 1:42pm
Hey Marist, you will really enjoy this. (But he doesn’t exactly look like this now) https://t.co/6E25pGv1JJ

Steve Thomma
3 months ago:   Wednesday Feb 20 - 3:40pm
Fun note: they alternated between an Army and Marine crew from Ike until the 1970s, when it became all Marine. https://t.co/cLXX7KUx1W

Steve Thomma
4 months ago:   Tuesday Feb 19 - 8:49pm
RT @whca: Former #WHCA president ⁦@AnnCompton⁩ moderates talk at ⁦@WhiteHouseHstry⁩ with William Hitchcock, author of The Age of Eisenhower.” https://t.co/FD5XbjZsoz


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Steve Thomma
4 months ago:   Friday Feb 15 - 2:30pm
RT @domadmission: Dreaming of warm days on the Quad! Is it Spring yet? https://t.co/agFyrBHbQY


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Steve Thomma
4 months ago:   Friday Feb 15 - 12:35pm
Should be Ike this year. https://t.co/awzBeTfE7i

Steve Thomma
4 months ago:   Friday Feb 15 - 12:13pm
Capitol Police crackdown on press escalates to physical altercation https://t.co/WXPDspWjxC

Steve Thomma
4 months ago:   Thursday Feb 14 - 8:27pm
That’s a government press release, with the photo showing what the government wants to show. Photojournalists have a different eye. https://t.co/eVtjSQ5q8D

Steve Thomma
4 months ago:   Thursday Feb 14 - 7:27pm
The government did not allow photojournalists to cover the swearing in of Attorney General Barr in the Oval Office. The government sent out its own photo. But you won’t see it here.

Steve Thomma
4 months ago:   Wednesday Feb 13 - 7:55pm
Thomas Barrack, Trump Confidant, Apologizes for Remarks Defending Saudis Over Killing - The New York Times https://t.co/z6TrxiN6hM

Steve Thomma
4 months ago:   Tuesday Feb 12 - 2:15pm
RT @whca: Statement on attack on journalist at president’s rally. https://t.co/cdyMl9C2NO


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Steve Thomma
4 months ago:   Tuesday Feb 12 - 11:52am
RT @johnrobertsFox: So - it finally happened. A journalist was attacked at a @realDonaldTrump rally.

Steve Thomma
4 months ago:   Tuesday Feb 12 - 11:51am
RT @pdanahar: I’ve written to @PressSec asking for a full review of security arrangements for the media after last night’s attack on our BBC cameraman at the President's rally. Access into the media area was unsupervised. No one in law enforcement intervened before, during or after the attack.

Steve Thomma
4 months ago:   Tuesday Feb 12 - 9:39am
RT @BBCWorld: Donald Trump supporter attacks BBC cameraman as US president speaks at a campaign rally in Texas [tap to expand] https://t.co/PTAxA4uBSg https://t.co/LMaWQLGxGT


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Steve Thomma
4 months ago:   Thursday Feb 7 - 5:25pm
Any update since this 4 hours ago? https://t.co/aTIxdkZklC

Steve Thomma
4 months ago:   Tuesday Feb 5 - 7:31pm
RT @aliciakjennings: Getting ready to televise tonight’s State of the Union — coverage for all networks starts when the Joint Session is gaveled in, POTUS speaks just after 9p ET https://t.co/4m8TaI01PL


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Steve Thomma
4 months ago:   Monday Feb 4 - 7:32am
RT @tim_cook: “Knowing keeps us free.” Proud to stand with @washingtonpost and journalists everywhere in support of press freedom. https://t.co/zL9Rc23W7l


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Steve Thomma
4 months ago:   Sunday Feb 3 - 10:12pm
RT @washingtonpost: Because knowing empowers us. Knowing helps us decide. Knowing keeps us free. #democracydiesindarkness https://t.co/j20M5UBdq2 https://t.co/bCtLZrUURJ


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Steve Thomma
4 months ago:   Friday Feb 1 - 7:25pm
RT @GeraldFSeib: It was 17 years ago this week that our friend and WSJ collegue Daniel Pearl was killed by terrorists in Pakistan. That is what real journalism means. Let us not forget him. https://t.co/mHoEaMt0Fs


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Steve Thomma
4 months ago:   Monday Jan 28 - 7:36pm
A little cold right now, but a very interesting museum and worth a stop. https://t.co/rvGb3Az3HO

Steve Thomma
4 months ago:   Friday Jan 25 - 11:15am
Mine just came from a Thurmond Maryland number. Said they would issue arrest warrant. https://t.co/MF2Py29aNe

Steve Thomma
4 months ago:   Tuesday Jan 22 - 3:08pm
RT @whca: Statement on White House news briefings from WHCA President Olivier Knox. https://t.co/jhQjVrz1bC


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Steve Thomma
5 months ago:   Sunday Jan 20 - 6:12pm
@DanaPerino That god only works against the Bears.

Steve Thomma
5 months ago:   Thursday Jan 17 - 7:47am
57 percent of voters say they won’t support Trump in 2020 | PBS NewsHour https://t.co/bthKI2SVjp

Steve Thomma
5 months ago:   Sunday Jan 13 - 10:52am
Martha Kumar’s research is the gold standard of presidential interactions and with the press. https://t.co/kRR9xlRiKH

Steve Thomma
5 months ago:   Friday Jan 11 - 10:22pm
RT @VP: Deeply troubling to learn that #Burma’s courts upheld the convictions of 2 journalists today - failing a basic test in democracy. In the name of free & independent press, the gov’t of Burma should release these journalists immediately. The world is watching. #FreeWaLoneKyawSoeOo https://t.co/7SAEUfYtpo

Steve Thomma
5 months ago:   Friday Jan 11 - 5:24pm
RT @OKnox: Terrible news about two reporters targeted by the government of Burma/Myanmar after they uncovered a massacre. https://t.co/JtPt8Y9pwl

Steve Thomma
5 months ago:   Friday Jan 11 - 4:54pm
RT @OKnox: My understanding of the rules, shaped by lawmaker behavior over the past 20 years, is that you're allowed to bring a six-pack of beer onto the House floor -- it just has to be inside you. https://t.co/i1LDKEvX1W

Steve Thomma
5 months ago:   Friday Jan 11 - 9:12am
RT @TreyYingst: Joking about running over @Acosta with a golf cart isn't funny. Threats against journalists aren't funny. Sad to see so many people retweeting this trash. https://t.co/q4VtQPA5yj

Steve Thomma
5 months ago:   Wednesday Jan 9 - 4:03pm
I count 4 presidents of the #WHCA - and an entire crew of terrific reporters. https://t.co/jvy7EfMHLj

Steve Thomma
5 months ago:   Tuesday Jan 8 - 3:22pm
RT @whca: @ktumulty Why this one, naturally.... https://t.co/R0qkM4hBC0


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Steve Thomma
5 months ago:   Sunday Jan 6 - 9:09pm
This is terrific. Awful. But terrific. https://t.co/gs7d2Yzjay

Steve Thomma
5 months ago:   Sunday Jan 6 - 8:37pm
RT @NFL_Memes: Bears fans right now... https://t.co/x1ntKEQgmL


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