Dave Weigel (@daveweigel )

Dave Weigel

Bio Covering politics for @washingtonpost. daveweigel@gmail.com, 202-334-7387. @CWAUnion member. Buy my book: tinyurl.com/h7wyg2c (Avatar by @damnyouregis)
Location Washington, D.C.
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Account created 15-02-2008 17:58:23
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Twitter Web App : Seth Mandel Are any of those people actually rooting for these Cuomo/Cuomo interviews? Maybe it's a function of who I follow On Here but they seem to be widely ridiculed.

Twitter Web App : This is just Saint's Row IV, you innovated a side mission in Saint's Row IV twitter.com/bikenewyork/st…

Twitter for iPad : keep hearing this ... but in Ohio, several family members that work hourly wage jobs have been denied unemployment benefits because they’re still allowed to work 10-15 hours per week. twitter.com/santucci/statu…

Twitter Web App : “Before tweeting or posting from your personal social media accounts, ask yourself these questions: If this appeared on the front page of The New York Times, would it compromise Bernie Sanders’s message, credibility, or reputation?"


iPhone : Major problem: A lot of people are struggling to pay their rent right now. This unemployment crisis could easily turn into a housing crisis.

Boston Fed warns the "worst case scenario" is coming if Congress does not extend unemployment aid
washingtonpost.com/business/2020/… via Tony Romm

iPhone : Across the country, Asian American health-care workers have reported a rise in bigoted incidents. Some covid patients refuse to be treated by them. Outside the hospital, they face increasing harassment in their daily lives.

Important story by Tracy Jan: washingtonpost.com/business/2020/…

iPhone : There are arguments against Warren, obviously; “but her senate seat” isn’t among them. Baker would only replace her with a Republican if Dems throw their legislative power away.

iPhone : A 2020 angle here... if Biden picks Warren for VP, Mass Dems have the majority, and then some, to change the replacement law. Could follow NC/AZ and require replacement from same party as exiting senator. It’s their choice, they could override a veto. twitter.com/senhorraposa/s…

iPhone : 🚨🚨🚨🚨 Huge news here from Seung Min Kim: Trump AGAINST extending $600/week UI boost as America's unemployment surges to ~15 percent

Analysts have found the UI increase offset *half of wages lost due to lockdown.*

What happens if that funding goes away? twitter.com/seungminkim/st…