Dana Bash

Dana Bash


Chief Political Correspondent, CNN

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On whether the 17 page CDC reopening document should be shared. The WH has said no. @SenAlexander  : “Generally speaking of CDC has protocols and guidance. They ought to be public.” (3/5)

Will @SenAlexander  go easy on Dr. Fauci at next week’s Senate hearing: “People know me better than that...Look, I will ask the questions I need to ask. But remember, about half of our members are Democrats and they get to ask questions, too.” (4/5)

@SenAlexander  says state and local governments should use the $150 billion they’ve been given and if they need more he says they can “cut expenses and raise taxes.” (5/5)

A #covid19  #tbt  today - @SenAlexander  on zoom with me for #thedailydc  podcast today taking his iconic red and black plaid 1996 campaign shirt back to the future with a plaid mask. I told him all its missing is the…

“I'll be on a call & suddenly a 2-year-old is running past me, you know, because she doesn't want to have her diaper put on & it's like, naked baby butt running past on a Zoom conference call.” Relatable tales from @RepDuckworth ⁩ #mothersday 

Happy Big 3-0 to my friend, producer and member of my quaranteam bridgetmnolan Not only an incredible talent but a hilarious person and good friend. Happy Birthday Bridget

Such a good piece from @jeffzeleny  from North Carolina about the re-opening struggle in the RNC's host state this summer

I talked to Senior WH Economic Adviser Kevin Hassett this morning, who offered bleak predictions about the unemployment rate - saying it could still be in double-digits in November @CNNSotu ⁩

Talked to @GovMurphy ⁩ on @CNNSotu ⁩ this am. He - like other governors - warned of major cuts to teachers, health care workers w/ out more federal dollars

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As I said in the clip you posted below, this is a moment to be non-partisan, American and human - & the TONE the president set at today & yesterday's PRESSERS were remarkably different and welcomed. That's a fact. Let's all take a breath and remember we are all in this together.

Evelyn Yang, wife of @AndrewYangVFA  tells me she’s a survivor of sexual assault by a doctor accused of abusing dozens of his patients, most of whom were pregnant. Story @bridgetmnolanw @pdicarlocnn @nelliblk  &a @DrewGriffinCNNp ; please read/watch here

I know it was like 12 news cycles ago at this point, but quote "With all due respect, I don't get confused" should go down as one of the best by a female leader. Ever. Said so much, with so few words.

Scoop: @realDonaldTrump  was so unsure about @mike_pence  that around midnight last night he asked top aides if he could get out of it

Harvard University will be surprised to hear POTUS call one of their graduates - my friend and colleague - stupid. In fact she asked THE KEY SMART question: does he want his acting AG to mess with Mueller probe - one he calls a witch hunt.

New: A source familiar w/ the presidents thinking says that after watching media coverage this weekend about Mick Mulvaney’s news conference & his attempts to clean it up, the President is increasingly frustrated with what he sees as his inability to communicate on impeachment

I’ve never seen @drsanjaygupta  like this. He is visibly frustrated that people aren’t listening. People aren’t taking this seriously enough: “Act as if you have the virus. ” “Never have we been so dependent on each other and we should rise to the occasion” #coronavirus 

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