Margaret Brennan

Margaret Brennan

Moderator of @FacetheNation with Margaret Brennan, @CBSNews Chief Foreign Affairs Correspondent, Mom of 2 boys, @USMC wife, @UVA alum, retired ?? dancer

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Former Acting Attorney General Richard Donahue: “DOJ can’t and won’t snap it’s fingers and change the outcome of the election” Former President Trump: “just say that the election was corrupt and leave the rest to me” #January6thCommitteeHearings 

Is Mike Pence watching January 6 hearings? ⁦ @marctshort ⁩: “I don't think he's waiting with bated breath & watching these hearings…” Short argues it would set a “terrible precedent” for fmr VP to appear before J6 Cmte

“Dr. Eastman’s email stated, “I’ve decided that I should be on the pardon list, if that is still in the works.”

My pediatrician’s office said they’ll email blast out a kiddie #COVID19  vax signup. I’m obsessively checking my email like this is college admissions day. Being able to take my 13 month old out in public places without anxiety & on planes & trains will be a game changer.

The White House expects a congressional deal in the “coming weeks” of this summer that would allow a party-line vote to pass some measures that @BrianDeeseNEC ⁩ argues will lower costs.

UN Human Rights Office: "All information we have gathered ... is consistent with the finding that the shots that killed Abu Akleh & injured her colleague Ali Sammoudi came from Israeli Security Forces..."

"keep all protests peaceful... violence is never acceptable," President Biden calling for calm in the wake of the seismic Supreme Court decision on Dobbs v. Jackson to overturn Roe v Wade.

“Do you oppose the kind of surveillance, & punitive action against women? ⁦ @marctshort ⁩: “Conservative are always better when we're speaking from a position of compassion than condemnation.“ @FaceTheNation ⁩


"I have never seen a virus or any pathogen that has such a broad range of manifestations,” Fauci tells the @FT . “Even if it doesn’t kill you, even if it doesn’t put you in the hospital, it can make you seriously ill.” @NIH  #COVID19 

From CBS' Pat Milton: Steve Bannon was taken into custody today by US Postal Service agents. He's expected to be arraigned today before a US magistrate. @SDNYnews  alleges he had a role in defrauding donors as part of an online crowdfunding campaign known as “We Build the Wall”

Obama AG Eric Holder tells me that while he initially thought indicting former President Trump would be too divisive, he now thinks there is evidence enough that he should be held “accountable” for his role in January 6th

“We have credible information that indicates Russian forces are creating lists of identified Ukrainians to be killed or sent to camps following a military occupation.,” @usosce  @USAmbOSCE  #Russia 

Qatar just signed a $12B deal with the US to buy F-15 fighter jets - 5 days ago @POTUS  accused it of funding terrorism at the highest levels

44% of Republicans say mass shootings are something we have to accept in a free society.

@StateDept : “There is no damage or casualties at any U.S. Government facility. The incident is being investigated by the government of Iraq & the Kurdish Regional Government & we refer you to them for comment. We condemn this outrageous attack and display of violence.” #Erbil 

Here's the transcript of our @FaceTheNation  interview with Attorney General Bill Barr.

#Climate change provisions in Dem spending bill are non-negotiable from @AOC  point of view. She told me on @FaceTheNation  that “we cannot afford to increase carbon or just fossil fuel emissions at this time. That is simply the science.” @FaceTheNation ⁩