margaret brennan

margaret brennan

Face the Nation Moderator & CBS News Sr Foreign Affairs Correspondent, Eamon’s Mom, USMC wife, dog lover, UVA alum, CT Yankee, Sag Harbor native

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US life expectancy drops a year in pandemic, most since WWII; Minorities suffered the biggest impact, with Black Americans losing nearly 3 years and Hispanics nearly 2 years, according to preliminary estimates from ⁦⁦ @CDCgov ⁩

Should former President Trump receive intelligence briefings like other former presidents? @PresElectBid @RepAdamSchiffen & @shaneharrisay  no. A piece on the risk.

@DeSmithNFLPA  Ou@FaceTheNationr  @NFL  @NFLPAV  @CBSSportsHQiewer  in Florida asks, You mentioned on the podcast about being a blueprint for the country's resp #COVID19onse . How do small businesses, without the capital reserves of the , come @NFL  back?

February 7 is the anniversary of the death of whistleblower Dr. Li Wenliang in Wuhan, China. He was silenced by Chinese authorities for alerting colleagues to #COVID19 . As @nytimes  points out, the anniversary coincides with the 1st confirmed US COVID death

A summer semester for America’s students? Will classrooms open for in person class this fall? Will mutant strains lead schools to shutter once again? How can teachers safely return to instruction? That’s today’s #FacingForwardPod . H/t to @annehsu , @RichardEscobedo  & @kmicklas96 

I'll have an exclusive interview this Sunday with UK Prime Minister @BorisJohnson  on @FaceTheNation . Can he reopen the country & its schools as the contagious new #COVID19  strain #B117  circulates? What's ahead for US-UK relations & #ClimateAction  leadership via the @g7 ....

Two police officers died of suicide after Captiol riot. More are hurting. - The Washington Post

@JakeSullivan46  reveals @FaceTheNation  that the Biden administration has "begun to communicate with the Iranians" about American hostages. On the issue of talks regarding their nuclear program, Iran has yet to respond to the invitation to begin communicating.

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“He’s had a full day,” a Trump official said to how @POTUS  could be unaware of the Flynn-Russia story. Flynn was with him on board AF One

"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”

If you're wondering why the US press doesn't have pictures of Secretary Tillerson at the Kremlin, that's because he ditched his press pool

Breaking - our David Martin reports that will order SecDef Mattis to leave his Pentagon post immediately rather than work through the February 28 date he cited in his resignation letter. Deputy Patrick Shanahan to step into role. SAO confirmed.

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

Breaking - Brett McGurk, the President’s envoy to the coalition against ISIS, has resigned his post effective December 31. He had planned to exit in 2019 but accelerated the departure due to disagreement with the snap decision to pullout of Syria.

Volker’s testimony essentially describes @MayorRGiuliani  as the most influential person shaping the views @realDonaldTrumpf  regarding Ukraine.