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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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Thanks to the City of Charlotte and the @NBA for organizing an excellent @NBAAllStarAllStar weekend. The 🐺 pack really enjoyed. We return now to our regularly scheduled work. See you later today @CNNSitRoomin the 5-7PM ET
Did you catch the @JColeNC halftime performance at tonight’s @NBAAllStar game? My good friend @ReggieMartin introduced me to him.
Spike Lee is a very loyal @nyknicks fan. I’m a very loyal @WashWizards fan. We both love the @NBAAllStar weekend.
It’s always great reconnecting with @GayleKing at the @NBAAllStar weekend.
Happy 56th Birthday Michael Jordan who was honored on this special day at the 20th Annual @NBA All-Star Weekend Legends Brunch in Charlotte.
My pals in the 🐺 Pack enjoying the 20th Annual @NBA All-Star Weekend Legends Brunch honoring the greatest former players. They are true legends.
So nice meeting Chris Tucker in Charlotte during the @NBA All-Star weekend. What a talented actor!
My former @CNN colleague and friend @IshaSesayCNN hosted the @NBA in Africa All-Star Weekend luncheon where Commissioner Adam Silver announced the creation of a 12 team professional basketball league in Africa starting next year.
Nice to get a shoutout during this @NBA All-Star Weekend in Charlotte.
Alberto Ibargüen & I presented @rapplerdotcom CEO @mariaressa w/ the 2018 Knight International Journalism Award at @ICFJ in DC. Philippine authorities have just arrested her in Manila. She’s a former @CNN correspondent. @pressfreedom calls this a “campaign of intimidation.”

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The U.S. Treasury Department says that the national debt has increased by $2 trillion ($2,000,000,000,000) since President Trump took office on Jan. 20, 2017. That's with Republicans in control of the House and Senate. The national debt is now almost $22 trillion.
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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After US intelligence chiefs disagreed w/ @realDonaldTrump on national security issues, he tweeted today perhaps they “should go back to school.” In 2015, he said: “I know more about ISIS than the generals. Believe me.” He's also said: “I know more about technology than anybody.”
At the start of this new work week, it’s important to remember that these five men used to work for but now - for all practical purposes - work for Special Counsel Robert Mueller.
Remember - it’s not just 800,000 federal employees who have been furloughed or are working without pay during this partial government shutdown, it’s also their family members who have been directly impacted.
Bottom line if there’s a partial government shutdown: 800,000 federal workers won’t get paychecks during this Christmas season.
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
I ordered coffee. She asked me for my name. I said: "Wolf." She said: "OK. I'll howl when it's ready." We both laughed.
Very impressive economic news. The U.S. unemployment rate in September fell to 3.7% -- the lowest since December 1969 -- a 49-year low!
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