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Ali Velshi @AliVelshi New York/Philly/The World

Host, MSNBC “Velshi”, Sat/Sun 8-10aET, & "The Last Word" Fri 10pET. I actually AM a Kenyan-born Muslim. Eml pandemic stories/photos/videos to mystory@velshi.com

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Joined Twitter 9/20/08


Good morning! Here’s your Wednesday morning racist (it’s a dog whistle), demeaning (“suburban housewife?” Who says… https://t.co/4T9zWgWglP @KellyJoPhxAZ @blairgirl41 He never listens.Hahahahahaha. Or they’re wondering why someone who had a perfectly good career as a lawyer gave it up for politics https://t.co/IsuigqX5Ou“It’s something that we’re going to continue to face for a long time," fmr. Rep. Katie Hill says about misogynistic… https://t.co/wKOh2rcX04
Retweeted by Ali Velshi @blairgirl41 I told him @67imagine @meenaharris Oh come on. We are the news. That’s actually newsworthy and would be the subject of any VP… https://t.co/1mEoAHeEnS @EdnaSparrow1 @MSNBC Me, too
8/12
2020
Join me for @allinwithchris 8pETKamala Harris: 10 things you might not know https://t.co/cHCjxN90JUI’ve seen the first GOP response to Kamala Harris as VP pick forming a team that will lead America toward socialism… https://t.co/2PDe9V7VeCBREAKING: Joe Biden selects Kamala Harris as his running mate https://t.co/TgT1nUsjH2 @lakesidetrade @federalreserve Generally speaking, you are right. Today, it’s the vaccineBREAKING: A source familiar with the matter tells NBC News that fJoe Biden has selected his running mate and could… https://t.co/hYVd77URArBefore Biden's VP pick is announced, read my case for a Black woman (Vice) President, an excerpt from my book… https://t.co/g8N9CDkdF3
Retweeted by Ali VelshiThe S&P500 is close to reaching an all time high. The latest surge is on news of an unproven, not-properly tested v… https://t.co/ddIRYkUK34 @realhumanrights At the National Press Club. I’ve run the clip a few times on TVI'm sharing this first with my Twitter family. My FBI career gave me unique perspectives on values & leadership - t… https://t.co/9JCIlg2mll
Retweeted by Ali VelshiTX Republican primary candidate Marjorie Taylor Greene, blasted for racist videos and QAnon support, faces GOP runo… https://t.co/ypdzzlDGlGTrump wants states to pay a quarter of his new unemployment benefit. States say they can't afford it. https://t.co/p5KdXtcaS6Looking forward to joining @AliVelshi on @allinwithchris around 545pPT/845pET — hope you tune in! https://t.co/rIEUXeHI29
Retweeted by Ali Velshi @mikemitchellnyc Even I don’t like Ali Velshi 10 hours a day.Fmr. Rep. @KatieHill4CA is all too familiar with the double standard for female politicians. She joins me on… https://t.co/uTz9EgcWSH
8/11
2020
Americans have been voting by mail since the Civil War. Postmaster General DeJoy—a Trump megadonor—is putting the p… https://t.co/vUTCZXjIFyHey #inners, I’m in for @chrislhayes tonight (and this week) on @allinwithchris. My special guests tonight:… https://t.co/uML9dxonNWYesterday on @MSNBC, @mawaldman told @AliVelshi that poll worker shortages are a risk this year. One thing companie… https://t.co/VyoReZnP1v
Retweeted by Ali VelshiEXCLUSIVE: Documents from an internal Facebook investigation into Qanon show, for the first time, the massive scale… https://t.co/4UuiEOmRid
Retweeted by Ali VelshiSen @TedCruz & I don’t agree on much, but he IS right about this. There actually IS a money tree. It’s a magical mo… https://t.co/AwH7is0GMV"We often give men the benefit of the doubt, we'll assume they'll get there," @AliVelshi says. "From women we deman… https://t.co/iDSv2h6U7t
Retweeted by Ali Velshi338,000 US children have tested positive for the coronavirus, and new #s show more than 97,000 of the positives cam… https://t.co/eHVPzJK8IH
Retweeted by Ali Velshi100 years ago this month. Strong women raised their hands, and American women got the right to vote. Here's to all… https://t.co/WudSK3JNmMHere's the list of resources I mentioned tonight on @MSNBC. There's no shame in seeking help. And of course, if you… https://t.co/H3I9PbLNOk
Retweeted by Ali VelshiTrump told supporters that despite "some confusion," wearing a mask to prevent the spread of COVID-19 was the "patr… https://t.co/FdL1tNqgay
8/10
2020
As Biden mulls his choice, women's groups brace for sexist, racist attacks on VP. By ⁦@alivitali⁩ https://t.co/wNr6KwxzgR"We often give men the benefit of the doubt, we'll assume they'll get there," @AliVelshi says. "From women we deman… https://t.co/byfWh9ngai
Retweeted by Ali VelshiToday, we again find ourselves on the cusp of history. We know the next Democratic Vice-Presidential nominee will b… https://t.co/wX8d2XwAJOValerie Jarrett: ‘We should be profoundly troubled by any outside influence in our elections’… https://t.co/6bqzeKeEpJAtlanta mayor Keisha Lance Bottoms is ‘very hopeful’ about reaching an agreement with Gov. Kemp… https://t.co/IwzavOslG8Cori Bush: ‘It’s not OK to have this huge gap in how people are living’ https://t.co/lJx4WtSfx0 @CoriBush #velshiMeet the Georgia teen distributing more PPE than the federal government https://t.co/1amqoZtf5A @PParalink #velshiNEW this AM: The @DNC is out with a video using @realDonaldTrump’s own words against him. Titled “Go away,” the vi… https://t.co/ggfhvrvd2R
Retweeted by Ali Velshi"We often give men the benefit of the doubt, we'll assume they'll get there," @AliVelshi says. "From women we deman… https://t.co/5YjSRAFyDu
Retweeted by Ali Velshi @treshuppe So?9/9 The United States was built to lead. We’re a little late to this race, but let’s show the world what leadership looks like. #velshi8/9 At 77 years old, Joe Biden may be willing to serve only one term if he wins on Election Day. In that case, you… https://t.co/N4ZsapHUcc7/9 We’ve spent the last 3.5 years, sadly, showing the world how great WE ARE NOT. We have less than 3 months to re… https://t.co/zgA80FXhhk6/9 We frequently give male candidates the benefit of the doubt. We assume they’ll get there, that they appear sure… https://t.co/5UhtiPMqPv5/9 It’s going to take effort to mess this one up. But if there’s anything America can mess up, it’s the advancemen… https://t.co/i1zpJUWpu94/9 Today, we again find ourselves on the cusp of history. We know the next Democratic Vice-Presidential nominee wi… https://t.co/8ECqowx5uJ3/9 Then-gov. of Alaska Sarah Palin ran with John McCain in 2008, losing to Barack Obama, who became the country's… https://t.co/9WK427vliA2/9 Shirley Chisholm, a Black woman, sought the Democratic presidential nomination in 1972 . Members of the media l… https://t.co/KLmq534RPP1/9 Unlike many nations, America has only had men as presidents. Major world powers including Brazil, Canada, Franc… https://t.co/2Nw9BmEpBlMissouri’s @CoriBush is one of a record 130 Black women running for Congress this year. As a single mom & former lo… https://t.co/nvKRJT8Bd9Georgia has the 4th highest daily total of COVID cases in the U.S. but still no state mask mandate. Atlanta mayor… https://t.co/g8vySnIk73“The ‘likeability’ of men is never considered a legitimate news story,” writes @ValerieJarrett in a letter to natio… https://t.co/VP9Vxa0lCx16-yr-old Edward Aguilar has distributed more face shields than the federal gov in his home state of Georgia. His n… https://t.co/eRcXJxPxOLPlease join me on @VelshiMSNBC 8-10aET w/ @Austan_Goolsbee @ZekeEmanuel @rebeccacollard @mawaldman @PParalinkhttps://t.co/fgPPptOC1c
8/9
2020
TOMORROW AM between 8 am - 11 am EST, tune in to @MSNBC to catch our Executive Director @jbrownedianis in conversat… https://t.co/XBpqYnxi8Q
Retweeted by Ali VelshiLOVE it! https://t.co/jXua5z05kzExcited to see the #VelshiRuhle reunion on @MSNBC @SRuhle @AliVelshi https://t.co/4c5CpCEIlg
Retweeted by Ali VelshiBREAKING: the United States has surpassed 5,000,000 cases of Coronavirus, more than a quarter of the world’s totalLifelong Republican voter Nancy Shively, a special education teacher in Okla., joins @AliVelshi to discuss the deci… https://t.co/gBHhFVaGl9
Retweeted by Ali Velshi.@AliVelshi: "POTUS will get some kudos from some people by using an EO in favor of something that the American peo… https://t.co/3veLIE2j0G
Retweeted by Ali Velshi.@AliVelshi: "Payroll tax cuts solve an employment solution. The reason people are unemployed at the moment isn't b… https://t.co/PrvyYWPAZP
Retweeted by Ali VelshiWomen pushed out of the workforce are experiencing ‘America’s first female recession’ https://t.co/PqYAPxxYDR @sheelahk #velshiFEC commissioner on election planning: ‘Our democracy has to survive this crisis’ https://t.co/9Li5VilPod @EllenLWeintraub @FEC #velshiLt. Governor Garlin Gilchrist: Eradicating racism is every elected official’s responsibility https://t.co/DllZOfQvHj @LtGovGilchrist #velshiShe The People founder: ‘Enough with the petty talk’ about VP contender Kamala Harris https://t.co/rMagCEAZwjhttps://t.co/cTc4gYTJikAmericans have been made to fear policies that redistribute wealth. But no system has redistributed wealth from the… https://t.co/NlNvWHHPOw @SeptemberMay @GivLivLuvGro Been a problem my entire career. Too loud and too fast @laurenpeikoff @SRuhle Yeah the problem is I’m too fat to wear it so she had hers on and I had mine laying over my clothes @Silver72580972 “Ballot stuffing”. But please go ahead9/9 If the poor can’t work cheaply enough, they lose their jobs to poorer people who’ll work for even less. Then th… https://t.co/Tv4EbDwxxp8/9 Americans have been made to fear policies that redistribute wealth. But no system has re-distributed wealth fro… https://t.co/BaJ4gIgB3f7/9 For most Americans, their economic prospects are in shambles. Stock market records won’t pay the rent or put fo… https://t.co/qVrs8XvCPk6/9 We've had 20 straight weeks of 1,000,000+ new Americans filing for 1st time jobless benefits. Congress’ COVID n… https://t.co/M1j17SJ2k95/9 The collapse of interest rates has also made buying real estate—for those with good credit & funds for down pay… https://t.co/0ufTlAzwY74/9 Stocks are high for 2 reasons, both having to do with the Fed. Early in the crisis, the Fed (widely) made it ea… https://t.co/xVDvCW3Zxa3/9 The real problem is that U.S. economic policies overwhelmingly favor the wealthy. We’re facing the greatest eco… https://t.co/VAJ2uOhw3V2/9 Almost half of Americans surveyed in 2020 say they DO NOT own stock. Among the 55% who DO own stock, >80% of al… https://t.co/Z5zYeTnQEK1/9 We're in the worst recession since the Great Depression, but the S&P 500 is within striking distance of its ALL… https://t.co/a34GjYcS7JStill in disbelief that this happened. In a pandemic, when people are sick, dying and economically desperate. Unbe-… https://t.co/BA8Axfajhr
Retweeted by Ali VelshiIn Michigan, Black people are FOUR TIMES more likely to die of coronavirus than white people. This week, the state… https://t.co/QcRU2xcHI8.@Austan_Goolsbee, former economic adviser for President Obama, tells @AliVelshi it's "insane" that some Republican… https://t.co/GPVp7xbAej
Retweeted by Ali VelshiCongress is no closer to agreeing on the next relief bill & Trump’s plan to offer aid via executive order would den… https://t.co/adj5Zkah5bREUNITED in 1minute!! Let’s go ⁦@AliVelshi⁩ #velshi https://t.co/k5DVogZBCI
Retweeted by Ali VelshiWomen’s unemployment has reached double-digits for the 1st time since 1948. Among working parents, moms’ hours have… https://t.co/cj6owIkMfYMississippi has the nation’s highest rate of positive COVID tests, but Gov. Reeves refused to institute a mask mand… https://t.co/nv4B9KKSSQTrump says “nobody's been tougher on Russia than I have.” So why is Russia helping out his campaign on social media… https://t.co/KR57kvbLmLPlease join me on @VelshiMSNBC 8-10aET w/ @SRuhle @ChokweALumumba @RepGwenMoore @mikememoli @calebsilver @sheelahkhttps://t.co/DR99Yh8WxyFew cable or network news hosts are willing to go where @AliVelshi goes economically & politically. He has the skil… https://t.co/Imx6ufAqvQ
Retweeted by Ali Velshi.@Austan_Goolsbee, former economic adviser for President Obama, joins @AliVelshi to discuss why the stock market ha… https://t.co/t0cT4bGEK8
Retweeted by Ali Velshi.@Austan_Goolsbee, former economic adviser for President Obama, tells @AliVelshi it's "insane" that some Republican… https://t.co/1BbeYnzMea
Retweeted by Ali VelshiNew York City Councilman @RitchieTorres, who won the Democratic primary for New York's 15th Congressional District,… https://t.co/M5bBlTBJxm
Retweeted by Ali VelshiLifelong Republican voter Nancy Shively, a special education teacher in Okla., joins @AliVelshi to discuss the deci… https://t.co/95Ygdisptd
Retweeted by Ali VelshiMichigan Gov. Whitmer met with Biden as running mate announcement nears https://t.co/j8tKNS8CdlMiss you, too, partner. Come join me on @VelshiMSNBC Sat at 8a? We’ll talk politics, the election & the economy, li… https://t.co/fRpQJgSEuuThe thing that I most cherish about our democracy is that Curtis & I can and DO disagree on just about everything.… https://t.co/r8SMAyLmCL @CurtisHouck Class participation was the highest complement of any grade I ever got :-)"I need as much protection as I can get," said a 72-year-old cancer survivor in Oklahoma whose students will return… https://t.co/8c5uyxsXkcThis High Schooler Hands Out More PPE Than the Feds https://t.co/h9tngOxghu via @ozy @andyreports
8/8
2020

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