Maggie Haberman

Maggie Haberman

Random woman, mom of 3 very cool kids. Presidential campaign correspondent NYTimes, analyst CNN. RTs don't nec mean agreement.

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"The president has complained in the past about wasteful spending in the 2016 campaign, and Mr. Kushner, multiple people said, has also told him that audits have been conducted, although no such formal review led by the campaign has ever taken place."

Normal day, Trump as national emergency day, then normal day

"Most notably, Mr. Trump’s advisers laid out how many more votes he got in key Midwestern states like Wisconsin and Minnesota than Mitt Romney did as the Republican presidential nominee in 2012."

"It is possible to regard Trump’s attack on Thunberg as cruel and tasteless; while also regarding her choice as 'Person of the Year' as absurd."

Some additional background here on how the administration developed its EO on antisemitism and Title VI

Conservatives Headed for Commanding Majority in U.K. Vote: ‘Brexit Will Happen’ - The New York Times

This may end up being how Trump works the ref of the debate commission. But assumptions he’ll do the same things he did in 2016 are not solid bets.


Pete Hammill didn’t want to run Trump stories at the NYDN in the 1990s because he said they were too often Trump trying to serve as an anonymous source about himself.

Can’t get over this video, both for the fact that POTUS hates the thought of anyone laughing at him and for the fact that he long used “other countries are laughing at us” as an attack against his predecessors.

US president says he should have left US citizens imprisoned by non-democratic regime because the family didn’t acknowledge him personally

Referee says he told Rep. Jim Jordan that Ohio State doctor performed sex act in shower

Asperger’s is difficult for teenagers through under any circumstance. Being mocked by the president of the US - whose allies get very angry about what gets said about some children - is its own category

As you watch the simulcasts of Sinclair on-air staff reading scripts about the dangers that some reporters present to democracy, recall this:

“At the airport, he refused to board without the baby. The immigration officers, he said, told him that Constantin would be handed to him once he had taken his seat. But the plane lifted off and the baby never came.” Heartbreaking story.

In Oval Office meeting, POTUS groused that thousands of immigrants from Haiti all have AIDS and that those from Nigeria would never return to "huts" once they saw America