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Commentary editor and columnist @USATODAY. Author of The Art of the Political Deal: How Congress Beat the Odds and Broke Through Gridlock. RT=hmm, interesting.

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“A grifting family. A sleazy what’s-in-it-for-me Cabinet. Trampling on our beloved Constitution. And all these wome… https://t.co/ajAkfvow88
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10/19
2019
By Meredith Berkman: Juul's announcement to suspend flavors is a cynical step that will keep kids hooked. They're k… https://t.co/sIUJtthj06Can our friends trust the US as an ally? Most Americans say Trump's Syria move has hurt | Via USA Today https://t.co/9b309QEKZx
Retweeted by Jill Lawrence(Narrator: He is exactly right): 'Don't kid yourself:' Donald Trump tells Dallas rally the fate of democracy is at… https://t.co/n6dbVNR6JtTrump plans to use American taxpayer funds to pay for foreign leaders to stay at his own bedbug-ridden #Doral hotel… https://t.co/CMEgLyeSgR
Retweeted by Jill LawrenceThis needs no comment. https://t.co/ZQhF2Cm6kk6 of our top opinion columns this week: ICYMI with @laurenleaderAIT @usatoday editorial board @SmithsonianNMAI's Ke… https://t.co/PXhcysGVnsRita Nakashima Brock and Ann Kansfield on the war inside: America's veteran suicide epidemic has a silent, unaddres… https://t.co/KIJBHZLOy7.@WestWingReport on Trump's historically unmatched sleaze: Grifters, women, trampling the Constitution and now… https://t.co/JnrOI2nru8By Chris Truax: How would Warren pay for #MedicareForAll? Enough evasion, it's past time for answers. It’s all very… https://t.co/vjjIVaF6qQBy ⁦@ThompsonToons:⁩ Men are just too emotional: Today's Toon https://t.co/L2FWxZZh0v via ⁦@usatodayopinion⁩ ⁦@USATODAY⁩.@usatoday editorial: In repeatedly turning a blind eye to Trump's abuses of office, the GOP is branding itself as… https://t.co/GEa8d3M6y7
10/18
2019
The central allegation was that Trump put a hold on congressionally authorized military aid to induce a foreign cou… https://t.co/1VrAnPGvbk
Retweeted by Jill LawrenceWhat #Sondland OMITS from Opening Statement shows how extra-damning this is likely to get Omissions: 1. Major med… https://t.co/TP1TDyEPP6
Retweeted by Jill Lawrence.@laurenleaderAIT with a warning: Anti-Trump businesswomen are nervous about Elizabeth Warren, and the Democratic d… https://t.co/WoBCJl5rzhSon of a sharecropper, lived the American Dream, gone way too soon. What a loss: Rep. Elijah Cummings, Capitol Hill… https://t.co/HoNLZj5I6o.@FixTheCourt's Gabe Roth on this month's "death knell to impartiality": Who voted to hear a charged #abortion case… https://t.co/GVKjVsxdwXEvents of today (bizarre letter to #trumpletter #Erdogan , unhinged meeting at White House) show even more clearly… https://t.co/My69ZxC47f
Retweeted by Jill LawrenceThe final poll before Nixon’s resignation was the only time a majority supported his removal. Trump is there alread… https://t.co/LXzdKjKQpa
Retweeted by Jill LawrenceReupping from 9/23 in light of last night's debate fail on this point 👉 Elizabeth Warren's choice: 'Medicare for Al… https://t.co/TjHpB8YsdX @frankrichny @intelligencer Interesting points about "improvisational" fails.Well this is pretty brutal from @frankrichny: There Are 5 Candidates Still Standing After Latest Democratic Debate… https://t.co/N4DPGw7Jlp.@usatoday editorial: Donald Trump gives in to Erdogan and pours gasoline on Syria. 10 days later, the results incl… https://t.co/Jr60c8QuaW
10/17
2019
This from @ThePlumLineGS is very insightful and a bit scary (must we choose? can we not have both?) 👉A shadow argum… https://t.co/emLVUb9UZI#MerrickGarland (yeah, broken record, if anyone still knows what that is, on infinite repeat with me) https://t.co/elVS9qPZLu"I have carefully stayed away from politics for 50 years, except to vote. But times have changed in our country, an… https://t.co/Llk8vmmjuv
Retweeted by Jill LawrenceThough, at one point he even seemed to convince billionaire Tom Steyer that billionaires shouldn’t exist. https://t.co/QmlpC6449Q
Retweeted by Jill LawrenceFrom the right: Glenn Harlan Reynolds says Joe and Tulsi were winners in #DemDebate, and counts Putin as a surprise… https://t.co/6Mx0jJueIe.@LOLGOP: Bernie Sanders is big winner in #DemDebate, but not because of anything he said onstage. (Big loser: huma… https://t.co/tuYUWJ7XRqJUST IN: Nats win the pennant! Nationals sweep the Cardinals in Game 4 of the NLCS. They're now headed to the World… https://t.co/Ofj2kmLCsj
Retweeted by Jill LawrenceWashington Nationals earn first trip to World Series, sweep St. Louis Cardinals in National League Championship Ser… https://t.co/2BzsywLAGN
Retweeted by Jill Lawrence @Meteor_Blades Or a very stable genius. @PatsFanBen @DavidMastio @jwilliamscincy @USATODAY @usatodayopinion For the record, at least one of those giving cr… https://t.co/m70Ma1cZ6KMaybe someone at the #DemocraticDebate will have a 7-0 first round? #natsvscards
10/16
2019
BREAKING: WOW. Pelosi drug pricing bill scored by nonpartisan CBO would lower drug prices as much as 55%. Patient… https://t.co/VoffvtT4Jg
Retweeted by Jill LawrenceThe FBI has been examining Rudy Giuliani's dealings in Ukraine since early 2019, NYC lawyer says, before two of his… https://t.co/E9TfL26uzu
Retweeted by Jill LawrenceJust today, I have seen Donald Trump's son, Ron Paul's son and Mitt Romney's niece speak out forcefully about how b… https://t.co/rFZzXtWQvN
Retweeted by Jill LawrenceWOW this story. What incredible, disturbing and enraging reporting by @lisaxmiller. And what a woman Aja is -- "her… https://t.co/Zgt3wXjIvs
Retweeted by Jill Lawrence @exjon @USATODAY Return of the ☕️? How’d I miss that? So pleased. I love it.Left and right agree: Stop groveling to China, NBA! My latest for @USATODAY. https://t.co/94mbvLrgiT
Retweeted by Jill Lawrence.@rosbake1 on #Impeachment : Trump obstruction is unprecedented. Congress has power to compel testimony… https://t.co/4HUH2FPenuA must read by @jwilliamscincy (I’m talking to you, fellow libs): I went back home to Ohio's Trump country. In Appa… https://t.co/6s3kcGDJmyFrom a few days ago and, tragically, newly timely: By @ProfYolonda: For black shooting victims, sometimes anger (no… https://t.co/bIQ5I7k7UY.@dailykos Abbreviated Pundit Round-up by @DemFromCT (I'm late on this but Greg has a very thoughtful take on… https://t.co/ZE6MnLmwSbYesterday’s letter from Fiona Hill’s lawyer to WH lawyers, pushing back on their executive privilege claims, may re… https://t.co/QIBzQPFLQM
Retweeted by Jill LawrenceFox confirms that Fiona Hill told Hse investigators during interview today that she & others went to NSC counsel to… https://t.co/nQmwazPxal
Retweeted by Jill Lawrence.@usatoday editorial: In Khashoggi's death, Saudi money is talking louder than murder. The stain on this future kin… https://t.co/HypDm5b9hm
10/15
2019
From @jamesglynch: President #Trump should debate his 2020 Republican challengers to distract from #impeachment https://t.co/95ReczfwT4
Retweeted by Jill LawrenceI've been re-reading the past week's reporting on Trump and Syria. Trump didn't suddenly remember he's an America F… https://t.co/WaEbobCWei
Retweeted by Jill LawrenceThanks @SmithsonianNMAI Director Kevin Gover “One thing is certain: We can’t understand who who are unless we know… https://t.co/qGdh4U0BUc
Retweeted by Jill LawrenceThere is "reason for viewers to be concerned that one of the last honest brokers of information at Fox News is now… https://t.co/03NHZPkVOJ
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10/14
2019
Checkers v. chess, taken to logical and tragic extreme. https://t.co/9GT3VkX4gV"Endless Wars" messaging from POTUS doesn't match his policy. He withdraws <100 from northern Syria and in the same… https://t.co/VLFBaNLAIJ
Retweeted by Jill LawrenceBREAKING US Def. Sec. claims Turkey is 'likely to expand its attack further South" than planned & that Kurds are tr… https://t.co/yUyUI3GNQ5
Retweeted by Jill LawrenceTrump owns this. If you’re still enabling him, you do, too. https://t.co/eyU4GVq4MK
Retweeted by Jill LawrenceBy @nancykaffer: 'Evidence' used to discredit Elizabeth Warren pregnancy story actually proves her point… https://t.co/G49OvddzHnDr. Arthur “Tim” Garson on Democratic debate: Time for 2020 presidential candidates to get real on #healthcarehttps://t.co/mkxt2vVELQKevin Gover, head of the National Museum of the American Indian, has a few pointed thoughts on a certain explorer:… https://t.co/xDZYEu2ixl.⁦@MikeKellyColumn⁩ captures this tragicomedy perfectly: Mayor who led America after 9/11 has lost his way: Rudy Gi… https://t.co/xPZFsqagfVWhat Reid says about @ewarren on CNN with @davidaxelrod is fascinating. He is basically saying, “I know her. She’ll… https://t.co/kadUbClHqE
Retweeted by Jill LawrenceThis is very good. How Democrats should impeach Trump: A searing constitutional duty, a plan from 2 realists https://t.co/cYXAlQqd6R
Retweeted by Jill Lawrence @imreallyhighbut @GrayConnolly @RadioFreeTom Come on you guys. https://t.co/Ok78G5b1YBPutting a family member who experts didn’t think was responsible enough to get a TS clearance on the phone with a f… https://t.co/lcmdKWkXj2
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10/13
2019
@tmillsNC @HotlineJosh @RadioFreeTom @USATODAY @usatodayopinion He can defend himself, but as he says in the piece,… https://t.co/RbupfI2VIJThis "local journalist" was incredibly well prepared and cool under pressure. https://t.co/yK41JN488BRight now ⁦⁦@RadioFreeTom⁩ is the best friend Dems have - don’t jump on him. And remember that even the most centri… https://t.co/16KTnifm1i
Retweeted by Jill Lawrence @RadioFreeTom hits a damn home run here, and frankly, I agree. Democrats are WAY too beholden to identity politic… https://t.co/rinnWbyO3H
Retweeted by Jill LawrenceLarry Hogan, Republican Governor of Maryland. https://t.co/tHRcCdPpaT
Retweeted by Jill LawrenceDid Saudi Arabia help US forces at Normandy? Asking for the Kurds.
Retweeted by Jill Lawrence @chrisrtineenri1 .@RadioFreeTom has already said he'd vote for Warren. https://t.co/Ok78G5b1YBIn case you didn't get enough of how I felt about the LGBTQ town hall, I have some questions for my new Democratic… https://t.co/bT8EfS1izD
Retweeted by Jill Lawrence @DemFromCT @MichaelWLemme @RadioFreeTom @USATODAY @usatodayopinion You can argue with his point (after reading the… https://t.co/GPlChognL0Ex-Republican @RadioFreeTom has some provocative questions for Democrats, starting with: Do we still agree on beati… https://t.co/0WMpU4Jmhu.@dailykos Abbreviated Pundit Round-up by @DemFromCT, with @tkrattenmaker in @usatoday on #evangelicals who feel li… https://t.co/VCmU292kf2Trump moments ago: "We're going to defeat socialism and put a man on the face of the moon." To clarify... we've al… https://t.co/IQxsugxMlc
Retweeted by Jill LawrenceI’ll be discussing this op-ed and my ideas for how the House should move forward to impeach President Trump without… https://t.co/kA6bmMXmUM
Retweeted by Jill Lawrence @gtconway3d And therefore, I am above the law.Deep dive by @kristinegWP https://t.co/V3BTAmPzty https://t.co/p7iFQCXDjq
10/12
2019
By @tribelaw, from March. He is co-counsel for El Paso County and today they won a round in court: Trump's 'emergen… https://t.co/SK02zzuW0SEscorted out by security?!?!? https://t.co/ivbuHfhTPu
Retweeted by Jill LawrenceFrom @StanGreenberg: Trump managed to make immigration a voting issue and a defining difference between Republicans… https://t.co/5wnczfAGjl
Retweeted by Jill LawrenceAnnouncement from Fox News: Shepard Smith is stepping down from his role as chief news anchor. This afternoon's sho… https://t.co/6EYG1SQNKr
Retweeted by Jill LawrenceRepresenting El Paso County, we just won our summary judgment motion in the district court challenge we filed to in… https://t.co/371oVadoQc
Retweeted by Jill Lawrence.@tkrattenmaker wonders why #Evangelicals take #impeachment so personally and tells them: It's about Trump, not an… https://t.co/AM3aBPX9jcex-Ambassador Yovanovitch's statement. Astonishingly, this career state department official was removed because her… https://t.co/LZdipvaEOE
Retweeted by Jill LawrencePSA to Evangelicals with a martyr complex: Impeachment inquiry is not an attack on you - https://t.co/7IHLNQ9Usx
Retweeted by Jill LawrenceDavid O. Stewart wrote the book on Andrew Johnson's impeachment. His take on the White House letter refusing to com… https://t.co/gB3BooZK8JNew #NavigatorResearch polling release today: A majority of Americans support the impeachment inquiry, and progress… https://t.co/yHAgrzpmrv
Retweeted by Jill LawrenceCongratulations to the school that my mom and I attended, and where my niece is now. Good choice! @Debate2020UMich https://t.co/9VnSqzDXVMSpotted in the wild, near the MD-DC line https://t.co/PlZll7VlbtThere’s a simple question at the heart of our inquiry: is it Ok for a President to pressure foreign governments to… https://t.co/F0glo9EDc1
Retweeted by Jill LawrenceRead another U.S. service members' opinion here➡ https://t.co/tnDiTrGK1e
Retweeted by Jill Lawrence @petulad It made me cry, tbh. I'll look forward to the next installment. What a gift to be able to write about thin… https://t.co/eEeKNPgqsM9 of our top opinion columns this week: ICYMI With @nathanlents @NHJennifer AF Major Jason Baker @tribelaw Barronel… https://t.co/cUoM9lxnugUplift if you need it: I saw this @petulad piece last night amid the muck and mire of the news, topped by Trump's l… https://t.co/hOrQ42yp87My latest piece with USA Today: https://t.co/1y8O7Y6fiO
Retweeted by Jill Lawrence.@usatoday editorial: China's business bullying jumps to new heights over tweet by NBA Rockets GM. Time for U.S. bu… https://t.co/jJUSM3idQeVeteran Dem pollster @StanGreenberg: In Trump backfire, Americans increasingly embrace 'nation of #immigrants.' War… https://t.co/g8DdKsN2BvAs I argue in my new @usatodayopinion piece, "When a human object of devotion violates law and moral standards, it'… https://t.co/M3Hj4sndfG
Retweeted by Jill LawrenceIn related news, our national supply of irony has been completely exhausted. https://t.co/QidDRuv7HP
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10/11
2019

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