Covering the White House at @CNBC Mom of 3 under 6. Bluegrass picker. christina.wilkie@nbcuni.com

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Christina Wilkie retweeted
The overhead view makes Rich Strike's comeback for the upset @KentuckyDerby win look even more incredible. 馃槷 #KyDerby | @ChurchillDowns
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Happy to report I saw a fox late at night in my residential DC backyard earlier this month.
The turkeys only started to run rampant & attack D.C. after we started killing all the foxes off. I鈥檓 terrified of what chain of events we hath unleashed.
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Christina Wilkie retweeted
Ukraine President Zelenskyy has asked Biden to declare Russia as a terrorist state. Biden said, we'll think about it. U.S. is taking 'a close look' at whether to label Russia a state sponsor of terrorism. Here's what that means cnb.cx/36rjqtR By @christinawilkie
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Christina Wilkie retweeted
As the Biden administration works on its next security package for Ukraine, here's a firepower list of what has been committed thus far:
Inbox: Updated security assistance package details from the Pentagon as of April 14:
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The UK froze a record $13 billion in assets linked to two Abramovich associates Thursday. The action targeting Eugene Tenenbaum and David Davidovich represent the largest asset freeze in British history. cnb.cx/3KIjvIw
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Christina Wilkie retweeted
Opportunity here: 12-month residencies at 鈦@Columbia鈦 for Ukrainian writers, journalists, and artists. Please share with anybody in the field you know who might want to apply! ideasimagination.columbia.ed鈥
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Putin and Lukashenko falsely claimed today that British operatives committed the atrocities in Bucha as part of a "psychological special operation.鈥 Also that FSB has licenses and travel dates of said Brits. Meanwhile, Biden crossed the genocide line. cnb.cx/37f2c3o
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Christina Wilkie retweeted
鈥淗owever, we should be entirely safe. The comet will not get closer than a billion miles from the Sun 鈥撀爁urther away even than the planet Saturn 鈥撀燼nd that will not happen until 2031.鈥 independent.co.uk/space/nasa鈥
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Christina Wilkie retweeted
The 鈦@BulwarkOnline鈦 asked me to outline the differences between the Russian & Ukrainian armies. So here鈥檚 what I saw over the last 20 years: 2 Armies going in different directions. thebulwark.com/i-commanded-u鈥
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Christina Wilkie retweeted
馃嚜馃嚭 EU鈥檚 Civil Society Facility is making available funding to support the good work of civil society in Ukraine. Check it out 鈥 tell us how we can help you: eapcivilsociety.eu/news/fell鈥 #StandWithUkraine
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BRK: Pentagon monitoring reports of a possible Russian chemical weapons attack in Mariupol, says Kirby. If confirmed they reflect U.S. concerns re "Russia鈥檚 potential to use a variety of riot control agents including tear gas mixed with chemical agents." cnb.cx/3rkHiqt
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Christina Wilkie retweeted
And now, for the first time in US history, white males do not make up the majority of justices on the Supreme Court. This is a moment.
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Speaker Pelosi has Covid. She was standing directly over Biden鈥檚 shoulder on Tuesday when he signed the EO on Obamacare.
After testing negative this week, Speaker Pelosi received a positive test result for COVID-19 and is currently asymptomatic. The Speaker is fully vaccinated and boosted, and is thankful for the robust protection the vaccine has provided. (1/2)
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Christina Wilkie retweeted
In a congressional hearing discussing banning members of Congress from trading and owning stocks, Rep Loudermilk argues against new rules by saying we have laws against murder, but people still get murdered
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Christina Wilkie retweeted
NEW British Defense Intelligence assessment this AM: 鈥淩ussia鈥檚 stated focus on an offensive in Donetsk and Luhansk is likely a tacit admission that it is struggling to sustain more than one significant axis of advance.鈥
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More: 鈥淲e have information that Putin felt misled by the Russian military. There is now persistent tension between Putin and the Ministry of Defense stemming from Putin鈥檚 mistrust in MOD leadership.鈥
New: A U.S. official tells NBC News accurate information about Russia鈥檚 failures on the battlefield 鈥 and the impact of crippling sanctions - is not making its way to Putin himself 鈥渂ecause his senior advisors are too afraid to tell him the truth.鈥 @PeterAlexander
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