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@VOANews chief nat’l correspondent. @JURISTnews journalist in residence @PittLaw; @KipProgram fellow; @AFSAtweets board; @whca. Mastodon: @w7voa@journa.host
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Dec 7 5 tweets 3 min read
A sitting @GOP congressman from #Arizona expresses support for terminating the US Constitution. Members of the US Congress are sworn into office with an oath to support and defend the Constitution. Image
Dec 7 4 tweets 2 min read
“We’re going to win Georgia,” @POTUS tells reporters at Joint Base Andrews. And @AP calls #GArunoff for incumbent @ReverendWarnock over @HerschelWalker.
Dec 6 5 tweets 1 min read
In #NYC, the jury has reached a verdict in the criminal tax fraud case against Donald Trump’s company. Verdict is guilty on all counts, including tax fraud.
Dec 3 6 tweets 3 min read
What is arguably more noteworthy is we now have a former president calling for suspending the US Constitution. Reaction from a US Senator (D-#Hawaii):
Dec 1 8 tweets 3 min read
In other news...Kanye West (who considers his bipolar disorder a superpower) today told conspiracy theorist Alex Jones that Hitler is good, he's pro-Putin and Elon Musk is "my boy." Some reaction: msn.com/en-us/news/wor…
Dec 1 6 tweets 4 min read
"I didn't anticipate them being as brutal as they have been" says @POTUS of #Russia. "He's not going to succeed," says @POTUS of Putin.
Nov 28 6 tweets 3 min read
People should be allowed the right to assemble and to peacefully protest, replies NSC spokesman John Kirby when asked about the #ChinaProtests. twitter.com/i/web/status/1… Image "We're watching this closely as you might expect we would," adds Kirby when asked again about US reaction to #China detaining peaceful protestors. "We'll see where things go." Image
Nov 28 4 tweets 3 min read
#Cryptocurency lender @BlockFi reportedly filing for bankruptcy today. decrypt.co/115744/crypto-… The @BlockFi Chapter 11 bankruptcy filing has been submitted, according to media reports.
Nov 28 7 tweets 4 min read
An eruption has begun in Moku‘āweoweo, the summit caldera of Mauna Loa, @Volcanoes_NPS in #Hawaii. At this time, lava flows are contained within the summit area and are not threatening downslope communities. #Hawaii #volcano
Nov 28 4 tweets 2 min read
A small plane has crashed into power lines in #Maryland, reportedly knocking out service to thousands of households. Confirmed by the local utility ~85,000 customers without power.
Nov 25 4 tweets 1 min read
Update: "Kanye West very much wanted to visit Mar-a-Lago. Our dinner meeting was intended to be Kanye and me only, but he arrived with a guest whom I had never met and knew nothing about," says former President Trump in a statement.
Nov 23 4 tweets 3 min read
Nov 22 10 tweets 5 min read
Dr. Anthony Fauci making what is likely his final appearance at the @WhiteHouse briefing room lectern. Image Here's the study Dr. Fauci just referenced during his likely final appearance in the @WhiteHouse briefing room. cdc.gov/mmwr/volumes/7…
Nov 22 4 tweets 3 min read
Investigative reporter @JimLaPorta fired by @AP. washingtonpost.com/media/2022/11/… As a former @AP newsman (decades ago) I can attest that before a story hit the 'A' wire there were layers of highly-skilled editors who scrutinized what reporters in the field submitted.
Nov 21 7 tweets 3 min read
Turkey pardoning event underway on the South Lawn of the @WhiteHouse. Image This is the largest "national turkey presentation ever held" at the @WhiteHouse, according to @POTUS. Image
Nov 21 4 tweets 3 min read
On Monday, a day after turning 80, @POTUS will pardon two #Thanksgiving turkeys, a @WhiteHouse tradition that is 75 years old. On Tuesday, @POTUS and @FLOTUS head to Nantucket, #Massachusetts for #Thanksgiving2022 and they are scheduled to remain there until Sunday, according to the @WhiteHouse.
Nov 18 5 tweets 1 min read
Attorney General Merrick Garland appointing a special counsel to take over two major criminal investigations involving former President Trump. twitter.com/i/web/status/1… He’ll exercise ‘independent judgment’ and move ‘expeditiously’ in Trump investigations, says newly appointed special counsel Jack Smith.
Nov 18 4 tweets 3 min read
M6.9 #quake reported off #Indonesia coast. earthquake.usgs.gov/earthquakes/ev… Offshore #quake in Indian Ocean near #Indonesia. Image
Nov 17 8 tweets 4 min read