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11/27
2020
Clyburn going all-out against Tom Vilsack getting Agriculture Secretary (again): https://t.co/B9tKDrxJhx https://t.co/96ZV9s1iWK
Retweeted by Alex BurnsHe faced the three horsemen of the urban apocalypse: soaring AIDS infection rates, a crack-fueled crime wave and ho… https://t.co/Tz3LXyVtO7
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11/26
2020
Amazing.... https://t.co/8F9TNCgpNC
Retweeted by Alex BurnsBrennan is embarrassing himself here. It's just objectively true that Morell defended torture. He did so in a 2015… https://t.co/YRw4NhmAqQ
Retweeted by Alex Burnsone real failure of our system is that none of the candidates in NY22 or IA2 has either a first or last name starti… https://t.co/4GrnYxAQzwI’m very much Janet Yellen here https://t.co/rKrXgJkFuI
Retweeted by Alex Burns“Jenna Ellis doesn’t understand irony” — Vladimir Lenin. https://t.co/6I1po6o5EN
Retweeted by Alex Burns @stanveuger @jbarro yeah there's no reason why Biden would do worse than Clinton based on their views on LGBT rights, marriage and abortionEven four years in, it’s insane that the president can retweet something as unhinged as this and have it barely reg… https://t.co/86eKS3BXZv
Retweeted by Alex BurnsThe evidence that GOP Hispanic gains were about social policy issues is pretty slim and the evidence that they’re a… https://t.co/oxLmf0DN55
Retweeted by Alex BurnsNext time may not turn out so well. Running a 21st-century democracy with an 18th-century operating system will eve… https://t.co/ssrfJOTmHR
Retweeted by Alex BurnsReminds me of the Trump supporter who was lecturing me on a Democratic Party Satanic pedophile ring and as I asked… https://t.co/H9qpbl2VXM
Retweeted by Alex Burns @jmartNYT my coalitionFrom Robert McFadden’s obit of former NYC Mayor David Dinkins: “But in a gesture of conciliation, he invited Mr. Gi… https://t.co/R9Az1TLpi0
Retweeted by Alex BurnsStill feels like a lifetime ago. https://t.co/J3kzwfvBGv
Retweeted by Alex BurnsHappy Thanksgiving everybody https://t.co/ddceDpyXG3Reminder that Ray Kelly's son is at Newsmax doing Trump fan fiction. https://t.co/NEubTb2Chf
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11/25
2020
The Nevada Supreme Court has signed the documents and declared the official canvass of the 2020 general election be… https://t.co/h1c16fC3ig
Retweeted by Alex Burns"He’s quite—what’s the word?—engaged with media as well" https://t.co/AG6UoIbLnYno mention of randy quaid https://t.co/vdXKwub8L4A defining headline of the Dinkins mayoralty as homicides reached 2,245 in 1990 https://t.co/AMEqPBakbJ
Retweeted by Alex Burns"solely" is almost always one of those giant neon flags in any PR statement https://t.co/bp0eGNjUw0 @dchangnyt honestly I would watch thatThe ballot stuff is kind of silly if fun. But the Mitt fav/unfav number is the most interesting thing to me becaus… https://t.co/CZwu87tfPB
Retweeted by Alex Burnscan't beat something with nothing, and right now the non-Trump GOP doesn't amount to much https://t.co/M2lNK3PDtgHow Biden's foreign policy team got rich: @mideastXmidwest on the world of shadow-lobbying "strategic consultancies… https://t.co/XWtkOwxwk7
Retweeted by Alex Burns"to a city fed up with racial strife and chronic crime, Mr. Dinkins offered himself as a peacemaker, and one who wo… https://t.co/aIqkHmu7EGThis may be the least self aware tweet ever sent https://t.co/4xAMIj1H15
Retweeted by Alex BurnsI hope these covid-19 politico hypocrisy stories never stop, they are a public service https://t.co/JvKQdDSFov
Retweeted by Alex BurnsDid @IChotiner commandeer this account https://t.co/a5AW6KxyR1“In a new book, Pope Francis for the first time calls China’s Muslim Uighurs a “persecuted” people, something human… https://t.co/lcCAzCCsxg
Retweeted by Alex BurnsNYC's Quiet Crisis unless you live in one of its Loud Deadly shooting zones: Homicides up 37 percent on year, 50% o… https://t.co/LAWRVz3Ewu
Retweeted by Alex BurnsNot retreating — advancing in a different direction https://t.co/oV2jil302Q
11/24
2020
Incredible that Democrats did not control the majority in the State Senate in Albany until 2018 https://t.co/xA92l0uaux
Retweeted by Alex BurnsAnyone with negative comments about the 27-year-old public radio reporter's WFH setup when he's had *maybe* five to… https://t.co/GT2R9jqiWn
Retweeted by Alex BurnsMrs. Doubtfire thinking she could take the phrase "drive-by shooting" and change 2/3 words (shooting > fruiting, dr… https://t.co/9ckDSj9Hxa
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11/23
2020
The breaking of the fellowship https://t.co/jo3s88K59jWow — move over, Tareq and Michaele Salahi ... https://t.co/wJHOmx3icc
11/22
2020
In conclusion, New York is a land of contrasts https://t.co/zVJlY0gZ5O
11/21
2020
Maybe my favorite thing I have read since Nov. 3 https://t.co/U1WfaWMErO
11/18
2020
This quote captures some of the tension between DSA and voters of color today: The “average white person,” Mr. Gon… https://t.co/WDdhbe26Ev
Retweeted by Alex Burns“Our community is not a get-out-the-vote universe,” said Mr. Rocha, alluding to voters almost certain to support De… https://t.co/YvNNyeQv3e
Retweeted by Alex BurnsNEW: Both parties had reason to celebrate last week, but the aftermath has been more sobering Rs won’t detach the… https://t.co/ygIVFpO5IT
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11/15
2020
“The statewide order comes after most of North Dakota’s largest cities, including Fargo, Grand Forks and Bismarck,… https://t.co/GGVkEEMan4“In fact, there was no Habib Daoud.” https://t.co/fZA2gzIopH
11/14
2020
if you had told me last year that we'd spend the weeks after the election stuck at home waiting for a margaret that… https://t.co/yDIguVjrYTUnless everybody at a table is living in the same household, no, it’s not “very spaced” https://t.co/jsKvaRi6Bs
Retweeted by Alex BurnsIt's starting to feel like March again. • New Mexico just issued a statewide shelter-in-place order. • Oregon jus… https://t.co/EEp5eYMDIt
Retweeted by Alex Burnsevery day I get closer to launching my Mild, Forgettable Opinions substack
Retweeted by Alex BurnsInbox: PA sec of state @KathyBoockvar "has determined that she will not be ordering a recount and recanvass of the… https://t.co/MeoN4Jb36G
Retweeted by Alex BurnsMARICOPA COUNTY'S TOP 6 VOTE GETTERS 🔵Sheriff Paul Penzone 1.094M 🔵Sen.-elect Mark Kelly 1.062M 🔵President-elect Jo… https://t.co/ljC7Qc1Q3G
Retweeted by Alex BurnsExplain to someone from 2004 that Dems just won the WH while losing Florida and getting clobbered in Ohio ... https://t.co/st4mWdTfui @GeoffBurgan @arnonmishkin some of yours! congratslive video of @arnonmishkin https://t.co/mkNTvURBn4A Sun Belt story from Phx in Sept, w @alexburnsNYT > https://t.co/YnNFahlwnJ https://t.co/09cZo32MxW
Retweeted by Alex BurnsHISTORY Joe Biden is the first Democrat to win Maricopa County in 72 years, since Harry Truman in 1948. And Donald… https://t.co/vlj4h6Ay0F
Retweeted by Alex BurnsThis is correct. CO and NM no longer swing states. NV a pretty stable light blue. Now AZ not only a presidential fl… https://t.co/lZgEjO44NT
Retweeted by Alex BurnsNEW: DOJ report: Lawyer Alan Dershowitz threatened Palm Beach state attorney handling Jeffrey Epstein case: “Don’t… https://t.co/8vwr2JfhJ5
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11/13
2020
just as president-elect biden promised https://t.co/Eh2dXYx7UROhio and New Hampshire are also classic examples of this, where a broadly popular GOP governor is undercut by a sup… https://t.co/Tk9y4Sz82N
Retweeted by Alex BurnsINBOX: President-elect Joe Biden, who will be the second Catholic to serve as U.S. president, spoke today with Pope Francis.
Retweeted by Alex Burns"Hong Kong used to be such a robust, international, cosmopolitan city..now it's become practically a police state..… https://t.co/HRiYTze7kX
Retweeted by Alex Burns @bpmckeon64 I got it! But can you get the VP some headwear? https://t.co/bJZuXGw3Qlour first Israeli election? a prolonged standoff after the vote, an embattled incumbent with john mclaughlin as his… https://t.co/FVnydvAcuo @ZacMcCrary tfw you do a good tweet https://t.co/rmW8IyNPTR(no, I don't actually think the two elections are comparable in any particularly useful way ...)a down-to-earth former vice president with close labor ties running against a famous new yorker with no particular… https://t.co/bLFb4uX9p9Biden expected to name KLAIN as chief of staff, w/ @shearm @maggieNYT @thomaskaplan https://t.co/zUYwK5T57B
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11/12
2020
Johnson refers to Trump as "the previous president" https://t.co/ZHElW7cnIxGeorgia Dems clamor for Obama — not Biden — to help win Senate seats https://t.co/cteQxUOaIo via @politico
Retweeted by Alex BurnsMajor Bloomberg surrogate in the Dem primary https://t.co/ipr9Gf1NjJ https://t.co/7Uj9yciiMx"It is about time that people that work for the Murdoch organization speak up and say publicly what they say privat… https://t.co/YQ1lTY31ip🚨🚨🚨——> @nytimes reporters called election officials in almost every state: They all said there was no evidence of v… https://t.co/vkn33tO7X7
Retweeted by Alex BurnsOne of the biggest differences day to day between Trump and Biden_- yes, beyond, the tweets - will be the level of… https://t.co/is9XgLLST0
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11/11
2020
I don't throw around the word "racist" but I cannot think of a good empirical reason to focus on these Philadelphia… https://t.co/BnReCPNBlU
Retweeted by Alex BurnsI'm seeing reports of BIDEN BEATS TRUMP front pages from the NYT getting sold at inflated prices. Don't do it! You… https://t.co/Iszk6c3njy
Retweeted by Alex Burns"We’re told the president and his top allies pressured the two Republican senators to take this step, lest he tweet… https://t.co/7BvVKy9kMK
Retweeted by Alex Burns @MattZeitlin like Harry Potter, you mean?Same story everywhere: most people don’t know how they were infected. Which is why it’s preposterous to proclaim th… https://t.co/zayp6n30iq
Retweeted by Alex BurnsBig moment from Brett Kavanaugh in ACA case: "I tend to agree with you that this is a very straightforward case for… https://t.co/we9AomQ7yd
Retweeted by Alex BurnsI’m proud to say Four Seasons Total Landscaping is in my congressional district. Considering getting a historical m… https://t.co/m804uoYD0p
Retweeted by Alex BurnsBREAKING: In response to Barr's memo, the top DOJ official overseeing voter fraud investigations quit. w/@ktbenner https://t.co/azuK6lIqvw
Retweeted by Alex BurnsI’m late to this, but what people don’t understand is that @maggieNYT’s dominance has little to do with Trump. She… https://t.co/eDcNWUepAC
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11/10
2020
Tomorrow's Daily tonight: https://t.co/vy1ScFWIbY
Retweeted by Alex BurnsRepublicans who understand the mechanics of elections must push back on this misleading storyline. It’s not okay to… https://t.co/TMbMzo4vlL
Retweeted by Alex Burns"For years, many Democrats have presumed demography as destiny, believing that Latinos would come to vote for them… https://t.co/BDvcxLx2Pp @pwnedlib @djlavoie yes that is what I meantmay or may not hold but this exceeds Trump’s 2016 margin in Michigan https://t.co/QUSQOcq0Oo @jxandere if your goal is to take over the leadership of the party from Trump, then it has not been a successful strategythe approach of letting Trump burn out on his own, so that you can step into the void later without having antagoni… https://t.co/0nlnBK50MaThe Collins-Manchin era begins https://t.co/8KyvKeFNmp
Retweeted by Alex Burns*nathan lane voice* that way, you’ll have the best of florida https://t.co/bLx2KlgrVlFor those questioning how "Georgia suddenly flipped from Republican to Democrat," Republican Gabriel Sterling with… https://t.co/9biMiWm1Xj
Retweeted by Alex BurnsNoteworthy quote: "We will work together between testing and smart policies to slow the spread, flatten the curve… https://t.co/01XUWr9qI7
Retweeted by Alex BurnsMe opening up tik tok https://t.co/lWEEYRwFqI
Retweeted by Alex Burnssounds like good news for rubio https://t.co/Y0xmDczGGWPfizer now says it *is* a participant in Warp Speed. Spokesperson notes its significant purchase agreement with the… https://t.co/0j5oaJ0JL1
Retweeted by Alex Burnshope > experience https://t.co/YlQyL0iH5o"Our levels our not as catastrophically bad as other places so it's not a surge," is a heck of a position. https://t.co/Fj74wKu2Kq
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11/9
2020

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