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Dasha Burns @DashaBurns New York, NY

Reporter at @NBCNews. Find me on NBC News Now, @TODAYShow, @MSNBC. Addicted to raw fish and under the radar stories. What's not getting covered?

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Joined Twitter 4/21/12


Guy does almost nothing for 8 straight seasons; gets handed the throne. #GameOfThrones
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5/20
2019
ICYMI on #SundayTODAY: Great @DashaBurns piece on the innovative program one university is using to ease the burden… https://t.co/OCeft7aD1q
Retweeted by Dasha BurnsStatistics from the Federal Reserve show that in the U.S. nearly 45 million borrowers owe $1.5 trillion on student… https://t.co/xguoLfBc40
Retweeted by Dasha BurnsCheck out my latest piece for @TODAYshow! A look at a new approach to helping students pay for college: https://t.co/zC7v85hDqkTake a look at ISAs on ⁦@TODAYshow⁩. ⁦@WillieGeist⁩ and ⁦@DashaBurns⁩ cover how ISAs at major public universities l… https://t.co/b9DKvprrMi
Retweeted by Dasha BurnsHow ISAs are taking strain of student loan debts off graduates https://t.co/q0RxCusm8y via @TODAYshow @DashaBurns
Retweeted by Dasha BurnsHappy Mother’s Day! #SundayTODAY is on @NBC NOW, with @MikeViqueira & @HallieJackson on @POTUS, China, and Biden. P… https://t.co/lB6okqT8Lv
Retweeted by Dasha Burns @TRockoff @WillieGeist @LifeAtPurdue Thanks, Todd!The growth of student loan debt is outpacing wage growth in the U.S., but many students have no alternatives. Purdu… https://t.co/0ldds9mqyF
5/12
2019
Quite a day @NASAGoddard ‘s Robotics Operatations Center. Played with cool space toys... but I promise it was all h… https://t.co/3wPuXf4S5N
5/8
2019
i don't want to talk about anything except this video of sandra oh getting her life on the dance floor https://t.co/Z9SVAiiBo3
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4/28
2019
Maybe my favorite photo on the internet https://t.co/c5HCf270GG
4/23
2019
Hey that's me! Start drafting that email @drvox 🙃 https://t.co/lFmuv40HmJ
4/22
2019
What happens when politics and maps collide? A college campus can be split into 2 different congressional districts… https://t.co/yRBWA0vbSk
4/19
2019
Hello #NorthCarolina! Oh my...you’re so green! https://t.co/UHeLYrMayDBREAKING: Using the 2nd veto of his presidency, President Trump rejects a bill passed by the US Congress that aimed… https://t.co/TPt6vE0zYG
Retweeted by Dasha BurnsDoes anyone else notice how dramatically different the lyft/Uber/whatever experience can be across various cities?… https://t.co/a3mevxok9C
4/17
2019
Had the privilege of visiting Notre Dame in 2014. Treasures like these humble us. They spark passion for exploring… https://t.co/lsmGHye9kJ
4/16
2019
1 big thing from @axios: Swing voters crave normalcy https://t.co/SkNHbVfVCm #axiosam
4/15
2019
Lots of tears, sweat, and chihuahuas at the @nychotsauceexpo. Spicy story coming soon!! https://t.co/ol3Jq6UiMT
4/14
2019
.@POTUS asked about the arrest of Julian Assange: "I know nothing about Wikileaks. It's not my thing... It's not my deal in life."
Retweeted by Dasha Burns5,000 years of MP3 music files... That's how much data it took to produce the black hole image! https://t.co/jyqp45C5iCUnder the radar but **important**...Trump administration is making moves to eliminate a major federal agency, somet… https://t.co/pDAqdDqHg7
4/11
2019
Thanks for a great interview @TheGigiGorgeous !! Now Let’s do some reading 🤓 https://t.co/1XGUc1L3lyComing soon!! My chat with the one and only @TheGigiGorgeous https://t.co/pLCfZJhjCd @TheGigiGorgeous Such a great chat!!Think you can find ANYTHING on the internet? Think again. Tons of stuff never makes it online, and tons get deleted… https://t.co/QOXBXhL5RY
4/3
2019
ICYMI on #SundayTODAY: @DashaBurns on the San Francisco cathedral transformed into an ambitious library for everyth… https://t.co/HkKfEXPCEW
Retweeted by Dasha Burns @SRuhle Thank you @SRuhle !! Love telling these stories.Wow wow #watchthis BRAVO @DashaBurns #SundayTODAY https://t.co/GN5wtvtaYf
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4/1
2019
@TRockoff @WillieGeist Thanks, Todd! Always a treat to tell these kinds of stories for #SundayTODAY @burningmanmike @internetarchive Oops!! Moving too fast this morning. Glad you enjoyed the story! @DavidKlein719 @internetarchive Check them out at https://t.co/U5WyWKKq3W @JonGlesing @internetarchive @LillyPad @indylibrary Wow! Thanks so much for sharing. Sounds like your mom was quite a lady :) @jrr1234 @internetarchive Thanks, John! What an ambitious project, huh?Thanks, @WillieGeist for having me on to share the story of the @internetarchive and their ambitious project! https://t.co/NBOXjpeqxCSo happy our own @DashaBurns got to chat with @AnnaChlumsky ahead of tonight’s @VeepHBO premiere!!! Check it out!!! https://t.co/PwXehYzUY9
Retweeted by Dasha BurnsCannot WAIT for the return of @VeepHBO ... Got to chat with @AnnaChlumsky ahead of tonight's premiere! https://t.co/MBnYGzCBgt @madsr57 @internetarchive Thanks, Michael!We were on National TV this morning! https://t.co/AQWhgVcoWN https://t.co/H5Q9FhZZX4 go @internetarchive @NBCNews
Retweeted by Dasha BurnsThe @internetarchive was on national TV (the TODAY show) this morning! https://t.co/Xk9HdIxglP Thank you @DashaBurns and @NBCNews
Retweeted by Dasha BurnsThis former church filled with treasures from the past might also hold the key to the future. @internetarchive, is… https://t.co/oeR9ykppx9
Retweeted by Dasha Burns @luth_chris @TODAYshow @internetarchive Yes! So fun!!Tune in now to #SundayTODAY to catch my trip to the @internetarchive ... the modern day Libraray of Alexandria! https://t.co/ymqkh1dnK4
3/31
2019
Trump, responding to my question, concedes there’s no national emergency to justify building his wall: “I didn’t ne… https://t.co/1iwJyisS6Z
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2/15
2019
@Delta I have a quick question about mileage credit for most recent flight!
2/13
2019
@KyleAMadson @alroker That’s awesome!!!
2/11
2019
Excellent summary, @markberman https://t.co/aClulhoWVxOK, since you all asked: You should always record your interviews because it is very important that, later, you can… https://t.co/jr5WrKJJ5W
Retweeted by Dasha BurnsGot to hang out with some smart young voters from both sides of the aisle for @NBCNewsSignal #SOTU coverage https://t.co/8D6eu7KjPTWhat should President Trump discuss tonight? @DashaBurns asks young voters what they're hoping to hear. Watch liv… https://t.co/zUJRDrqebZ
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2/6
2019
Tonight @ 8pET I’m hosting @NBCNewsSignal’s #SOTU pre-show. I’ll be joined by @Shermichael_ @JaxAlemanyhttps://t.co/IA6Ccni3C4
Retweeted by Dasha BurnsExcited to be part of @NBCNewsSignal #SOTU coverage! Join us at 8pET https://t.co/Q3m5SGrdQqLive tonight on @NBCNewsSignal: @AliVelshi hosts a #SOTU preview along with: -@Shermichael_ -@JaxAlemany -… https://t.co/ho0a44da4s
Retweeted by Dasha BurnsCome hang with us for a #SOTU pre-show live on @NBCNewsSignal at 8pmET! I'll have a great group of young #Democratshttps://t.co/edU98RLVu7Live tonight on @NBCNewsSignal: @AliVelshi hosts a #SOTU preview along with: -@Shermichael_ -@JaxAlemany -… https://t.co/ETb1lGaliS
Retweeted by Dasha BurnsTune in tonight! I'll be hosting a watch party with some young #Democrats & #Republicans. We'll get their take on t… https://t.co/K64k1FXUPJTune into our special coverage of the State of the Union Address starting TONIGHT @ 8pm ET.… https://t.co/TCRqGktkjd
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2/5
2019
i cannot believe that, in 2019, we still pay attention to whether a rodent sees its shadow
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2/2
2019
@MorganRadford @Micamac62 Yes!! So glad we got to do this one together
1/28
2019
TelePrompTer has now frozen as Trump does extended riff on duct taped women,’accounts that trafficking experts say… https://t.co/WGcraDdZ85
Retweeted by Dasha BurnsAs anticipated, @realDonaldTrump just announced a three week CR to reopen the government through Feb 15...WITHOUT m… https://t.co/WJepzFRID0BREAKING: President Trump: "We have reached a deal to end the shutdown and reopen the federal government."
Retweeted by Dasha Burns????? https://t.co/48CecMzc63Roger Stone, who was a Nixon campaign aide, strikes the Nixon double V pose as he comes down the steps for his post… https://t.co/bBR46o6axp
Retweeted by Dasha BurnsRoger Stone released on $250,000 bond - charges include witness tampering, obstruction, and false statements. https://t.co/YA4j254IoaNEW: Jared Kushner's application for top secret clearance was rejected by two career White House security specialis… https://t.co/Hg8NMp9tFS
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1/25
2019
ICYMI check out my piece for @TODAYshow on America’s #digitaldivide in both ritual and urban communities... and how… https://t.co/T27JHuaNMZ
1/22
2019
@MattLee033 Thank you, Matt!! Missing you in these partsICYMI on #SundayTODAY: @DashaBurns great piece on the high-speed wireless revolution leaving behind big pockets of… https://t.co/qIa4x7VSZb
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1/21
2019
@highkyu42 Here ya go! https://t.co/S09lOJTBXYThe digital divide is real, and it’s never been bigger. One out of every three American homes doesn't have high spe… https://t.co/P4mREcjyCU
Retweeted by Dasha BurnsGUYS! My story with @DashaBurns aired on #SundayTODAY this morning. 📺 Watch here: https://t.co/yEn4MLT2ko https://t.co/E7Bplufzqx
Retweeted by Dasha Burns5G is promising to connect our world with unprecedented speeds. But will everyone have access to it equally?… https://t.co/8AS9buLco0
Retweeted by Dasha BurnsCheck out my story on #SundayTODAY to get a glimpse of the #digitaldivide in rural AND urban areas... from Minnesot… https://t.co/03iQd2TL45 @MikeJager68 @WillieGeist Appreciate it! More to come @Billsuperbowl @WillieGeist Thank you! @dericfeacher Exactly!! @LizaLLucas Thank, Liza! Love the chance to highlight these important issues @jazzman1859 @WillieGeist Thanks for watching, Mark! @donovanmyrie @WillieGeist Thanks so much! #SundayTODAY is a great platform for diving deep. Appreciate you watching! @DanDuffyOnline Thanks a ton, Dan! Love highlighting these issues. Will definitely be bringing you more! @TracyMcCreery You got it! Thanks so much for watchingGood morning! Coming up on #SundayTODAY I’ll spotlight the #digitaldivide and why even cities like Newark, NJ strug… https://t.co/EpXhk9ZXrvGood morning! #SundayTODAY is on @NBC NOW, with @KellyO & @ChuckTodd on @POTUS’ offer to Democrats, and the state o… https://t.co/4u7WYwWEOG
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1/20
2019
America’s digital divide is real. 1/3 of U.S. homes don’t have high speed internet. Tomorrow on TODAY, I’ll take yo… https://t.co/H9J9tRNi9cPinching myself as I write this. Please tune in to #SundayTODAY @TODAYshow tomorrow to catch my reporting!! Spotlig… https://t.co/mELndkGsxmCheck out more this Sunday on the @TODAYshow ! https://t.co/5XObrLUVvX
1/19
2019
It’s hard to cut through the noise...but this stuff matters. Here’s another casualty of the government shutdown. Th… https://t.co/vJbdUKdfjn
1/17
2019
Been making calls all week to bring you some reporting on what’s up with the Violence Against Women Act — which exp… https://t.co/VYWTZCYO7i
1/11
2019
@project_network @dsocia @NextCentCit @MeetoftheMinds @GapAction @Supercomputing @NicoleHemsoth @insideBigData DM me and let’s discuss!
1/10
2019
Amazing reporting from @DashaBurns covering many aspects of the digital divide, from rural to urban, 4G to 5G - Wat… https://t.co/bweKAEDhQM
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1/9
2019
“In rural areas, the digital divide is about access. In urban areas, it’s about cost. In both cases, it makes thing… https://t.co/H6BvPWvo6p
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1/7
2019
Great piece by @NBCNews @DashaBurns highlighting some of the #5GHype and challenges rural and urban communities hav… https://t.co/lHhGyXi0Cw
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1/4
2019
@HaskellLibrary Happy New Year! I'm a journalist at NBC News and would love to talk about a story. Can you please DM me?
1/2
2018
@NBCNewsSignal Shout out to @RSFiber and @RCLC_Camden for providing solutions, and @AdieTomer for all the great info!One third of U.S. homes don’t have high speed internet. The digital divide is real... and 5G could make it worse. C… https://t.co/L3toMuuWRE
12/17
2018
@amlikethewind @NBCSignal Anytime on https://t.co/EzCIgRg7BR
12/14
2018
Nice overview of the Internet Archive by @NBCNewsSignal Thank you @DashaBurns Our Mission: "Universal Access To Al… https://t.co/TSU6UIpxra
Retweeted by Dasha BurnsGreat piece! Thanks @DashaBurns and @NBCNewsSignal for spending time with us at the Archive. https://t.co/UPt4oFGnWo
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12/8
2018

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