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If it's Sunday, it's Meet the Press. Hosted by @ChuckTodd. #MTP

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@PeteWilliamsNBC  says the intelligence gathered on today's threats was about a "specific group talking about the idea of doing an attack on the Capitol today." "Talking about an idea. In other words, aspirational. ... Nothing that went to anything concrete as a result."

@jonallendc  said Biden stuck to message throughout his campaign. "Luck was the residue of design here. He just was prepared to take advantage of those breaks." #MTPDaily 

It's "premature" to pull back on restrictions, as many states are doing, Dr. Fauci says. "Our baseline of daily infections [70,000] ... is too high. ... Particularly in light of the fact we have some worrisome variants in places like California and New York."

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ICYMI: Sen. Markey says he'll do whatever he can to get minimum wage increase "including voting to remove the filibuster" #MTPDaily  @SenMarkey : "A minimum wage is something which is essential to millions of Americans and we have to make sure that we do the job."

READ: Ron Klain has one of the busiest jobs in D.C. — and one of the most active twitter feeds too. The White House chief of staff has sent out dozens of tweets and re-tweets per day since the inauguration, gaining notice in the halls of Washington.

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If it's Thursday, it's #TweetThePress . Today, we are joined by @NBCNews  correspondent Morgan Radford, who is reporting on the water crisis in Jackson, Mississippi. @MorganRadford , thanks for joining us!

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"Alternative facts are not facts. They are falsehoods," Chuck Todd tells Pres. Trump's counselor Kellyanne Conway this morning. WATCH:

WATCH: @SenRonJohnson  is asked why he winced & brings up a "conspiracy theory." @chucktodd : "I have no idea why we're going here. ... Can we please answer the question I asked you instead of trying to make Donald Trump feel better here that you're not criticizing him?" #MTP 

WATCH: Rep. Jason Crow (D-Colo.) says majority of GOP "paralyzed with fear" @RepJasonCrow : "I had a lot of conversations with my Republican colleagues. ... A couple of them broke down in tears ... saying that they are afraid for their lives if they vote for this impeachment."

EXCLUSIVE: Former U.S. Dep Attorney Gen Sally Yates says, "I've personally prosecuted obstruction (of justice) cases on far, far less evidence than this" : "If he were not the president of the united states, he would likely be indicted on obstruction"

WATCH: Most GOP senators avoid commenting on peaceful protesters being dispersed by tear gas outside the White House for Trump's church visit

. on Trump/Russia connection: "There is more than circumstantial evidence now...and is very much worthy of investigation."

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