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I'm the anchor of CNN's The Situation Room (@CNNSitRoom) 5-7PM ET, Wolf 1PM ET & CNN's lead political anchor, and, yes, I do my own tweeting.

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Given the news that @realDonaldTrump discussed pulling the U.S. from NATO, I checked the @CNN archives. Back on March 21, 2016, I asked him whether the U.S. needs to rethink its involvement in NATO. He said yes. And then, on April 4, 2016, he referred to our exchange. Watch:
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On Saturday, @realDonaldTrump tweeted: “Elections have consequences.” He’s right. His election has had enormous consequences. Now, w/ Dems winning 40 House seats & the majority, getting subpoena power & electing that el@NancyPelosiection also will have enormous consequences.
We had some more serious snow here in the DC area. It sort of reminds me of my youth growing up in beautiful Western New York.
It’s a winter wonderland here in the DC area.
At a Republican presidential debate in 2016, I asked @realDonaldTrump: "If you don't get an actual check from the Mexican government for $8 billion or $10 billion or $12 billion, whatever it will cost, how are you going to make them pay for the wall?" Here's his response:
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President Trump’s former lawyer @MichaelCohen212 will testify on Feb 7 before the House Oversight Committee in open session. He reports to prison on March 6.
We know Special Counsel Mueller has been investigating the 2016 Trump Tower meeting. Paul Manafort attended the meeting. Now, Russian lawyer Natalia Veselnitskaya has been charged by the feds w/ obstruction of justice in an unrelated money-laundering case. She was also there.
Paul Manafort’s lawyers say his solitary confinement has impacted his physical & mental health. He suffers from “severe gout, at times confining him to a wheelchair,” depression & anxiety, and, due to the jail’s visitation regulations, has had “very little contact w/ his family.”
Normally I see lots of people waiting to get inside the Smithsonian National Air and Space Museum in Washington. But due to the partial government shutdown, all Smithsonian museums are closed.
Check out the diversity of new House:
- Women: 89 Dems, 13 Republican
- African-American: 52 Dems, 1 Republican
- Latino: 33 Dems, 5 Republican
- Jewish: 24 Dems, 2 Republican
- Asian-American: 14 Dems, 0 Republican
- LGBTQ: 8 Dems, 0 Republican
- Muslim: 3 Dems, 0 Republican
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