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Barb McQuade @BarbMcQuade Ann Arbor, MI

Professor @UMichLaw, legal analyst @NBCNews and @MSNBC, former U.S. Attorney, Eastern District of Michigan, @Tigers and @UMich sports fan, wife, mother of four

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10/21
2019
@UMich Regent Kathy White is promoted to Brigadier General in the Michigan National Guard. #GoBlue https://t.co/0IdvlJRAU7⁦@CoachJim4UM⁩ never promised to win every big game. He promised to compete, and to do so with integrity. I have no… https://t.co/8w5zngWNcLJoining @MSNBC momentarily to discuss the past week and the week ahead in impeachment news.Read spotlight on @womenknowlaw in @michigandaily, two great incubators of talent. https://t.co/j7NE7uXb3ZDear presidential candidates: Please read this. America needs calm, thoughtful, decent leadership, not more insults… https://t.co/s0FVtBJHK2Amazing photo. https://t.co/cxlLgg9tRs
10/20
2019
@mehgotz @UMichFootball No doubt!Looking for @UMichFootball to bring us some joy tonight. #GoBlue https://t.co/ayAwmGowFdHelp reduce opioid addiction. Get pills out of your house. Here’s how: https://t.co/CQHaAwgzrh @michigandaily is the student paper and now the paper of record in Ann Arbor. I often say that I majored in The Mic… https://t.co/L8LV6Wl7ekAsking FBI agents their political views has no place in an investigation. Cases are based on facts, not opinions o… https://t.co/IYgqo6q4V9We're only a week away from @Politicon. @talkingfedspod will be out in force in the series of killer panels and ove… https://t.co/h63GuPCvMr
Retweeted by Barb McQuade @mayawiley @JoyAnnReid @JoyceWhiteVance @amjoyshow @MSNBC We’ll miss you, @mayawiley Tweet your thoughts in the conversation!Joining @JoyAnnReid with some of my #SistersInLaw, @JoyceWhiteVance and @mayawiley, to discuss impeachment and the… https://t.co/IMverKszqiProud to represent Michigan Lawyer’s Chapter of @acslaw at lawyers’ convening in Atlanta. @ACSLawMichigan https://t.co/fG0NAVesEOWhistleblower should not have to testify. Police receive anonymous tips to start investigations without disclosing… https://t.co/r1nLP2rGRHMichigan was lucky to have a governor like William Milliken, a Republican who cared about the environment, race re… https://t.co/4OEDQtQO8g
10/19
2019
Discussing DOJ norms and the rule of law at ⁦@acslaw⁩ National Lawyers Convening in Atlanta with ⁦@elliotcwilliams⁩… https://t.co/FsFnRqRs8bOne small step for a woman, one giant leap for womankind. Thank you, @Astro_Christina and @Astro_Jessica!… https://t.co/QE7LmgfbPXAnd the admirals ... https://t.co/CLfC7RDmgHThe end of a presidency feels near when the generals start trolling the Commander in Chief. Gen. Mattis, Trump’s fo… https://t.co/Tp8vA8XvMqImpeachment inquiry is a study in loyalty: Trump came from a culture where loyalty was to him. He is now encounteri… https://t.co/WRoIfFlHq0 @bethwilensky @nicholas_bagley @jdmortenson 3
10/18
2019
Think how far this defense has evolved from “no quid pro quo.” Mulvaney says horse trading is just politics. Exchan… https://t.co/T9Yi1S6kgwIf only DOJ had had a chance to investigate the whistleblower’s allegation ... https://t.co/2T1jEkHBbX @emptywheel dissecting Sondland's testimony, with the under-used and under-appreciated term, "Bub." https://t.co/7gUFVEB218No wonder the WH tried to stop this testimony. https://t.co/wCU1CnznlFI was pleased to join @UMich teach-out, “Understanding Impeachment.” Coursera @UMichLaw @UMich @UMichAI @UMichLaw https://t.co/9tXF30v9nJCheck out @StrictScrutiny_ podcast for insights on Constitutional Law and the work of the Supreme Court, featuring… https://t.co/LqV0QzHDItElijah Cummings was the rarest of politicians- he was a man of substance and of grace; fierce in his determination… https://t.co/nndDf4WZ4v
Retweeted by Barb McQuadeThe Constitution contains no prohibition on impeachment based on proximity to an election. I’m sure the textualists… https://t.co/gqW5b4X9Xi @Aaron_M_Lewis Thanks, @Aaron_M_Lewis!Looks like she’s speaking truth to power to me. https://t.co/qW7whSyvCu @harrylitman Thanks, @harrylitman
10/17
2019
Looking forward to talking with the always insightful @danabrams today at 2:10 pm ET about potential charges again… https://t.co/OYxIdSzpT2Former counsel to Pres Clinton and AAG Lanny Breuer explains that Trump’s wholesale refusal to comply with House su… https://t.co/NNqP0tIGcpThis report demonstrates why it is problematic for a private attorney like Giuliani to handle government business.… https://t.co/fRtep3AkxjDiscussing SDNY investigation of Giuliani momentarily on @TheLastWord with @Lawrence O’Donnell on @MSNBC.The parade of career State Dept officials brings new allegations every day. They stick to the facts, in contrast to… https://t.co/NbWTwbB98lImagine telling the IRS that you will not participate in its “illegitimate” tax collection or a court in its “basel… https://t.co/k518hgU0SG
10/16
2019
Great interview of ⁦⁦@gtconway3d⁩ by ⁦@PreetBharara⁩. Why don’t more conservatives share Conway’s horror about thi… https://t.co/5zemrgKzo8Next House subpoena needs to have John Bolton’s name on it: Bolton Objected to Ukraine Pressure Campaign, Calling… https://t.co/6OuDQfqnUm @JoyceWhiteVance Thanks, Sis. @StillHereBugger She has no documents to produce. She has left her job. Only her former employer can produce them.
10/15
2019
@freako_paul @CBSEveningNews As former government employee, Hill lacks ability to produce texts and documents. Subp… https://t.co/BJO9SLpgCmJoining @yasminv at 3 pm ET to discuss testimony of former adviser Fiona Hill about “shadow diplomacy” in Ukraine.... just took a DNA test, turns out I’m 100 percent ... https://t.co/QJRuusdKPV @BlondeAnomalies Yes, exactly. @lee_myrna I said White House. Not Trump. He has not denounced it. @harrylitman @mayawiley @Politicon @talkingfedspod @Mimirocah1 @JillWineBanks @JoyceWhiteVance Thanks, @harrylitmanhttps://t.co/deQymFxWheGlad to see the White House condemn the Trump murder rampage video shown to his supporters at his resort. This is t… https://t.co/bATQOKKMBn @CharlesPPierce @JulieZebrak @MSNBC @JoyAnnReid @mayawiley @JoyceWhiteVance Thanks, @CharlesPPierce. It was great m… https://t.co/a5lKRZbn3g @tribelaw @mayawiley @JoyceWhiteVance Thank you, @tribelaw. What an honor!
10/14
2019
@duchappl @CoachJim4UM @UMichFootball Bo’s mentor. He learned well.
10/13
2019
@JulieZebrak @MSNBC @JoyAnnReid @mayawiley @JoyceWhiteVance Thanks, @JulieZebrak @JoyAnnReid @JoyceWhiteVance Thanks, @JoyAnnReid. Our pleasure to join you.Glad to see @CoachJim4UM remember that a strong ground game is essential to success. As Bo once said, when you thro… https://t.co/l7gtGdiFJQLove talking law with the brilliant @mayawiley and @JoyceWhiteVance backstage at @MSNBC @amjoyshow https://t.co/xNImx21yhdIndictment of Giuliani associates indicates that SDNY used (1) a wiretap to collect phone or in-person communciatio… https://t.co/SdEByStiHXDiscussing the latest impeachment news with @JoyAnnReid, @mayawiley, and @JoyceWhiteVance on @amjoyshow @MSNBC https://t.co/dz2kh6DxLbSometimes it’s hard to keep your game face on ... https://t.co/25YApJ9u8q @JillWineBanks Gotta admire a brooch sister, @JillWineBanksJoining ⁦@11thHour⁩ tonight from the ⁦@NBCNews⁩ studios in New York. @MSNBC https://t.co/NDVMwEktppOk, have it your way. It’s an impeachment inquiry. Now hand over the records. https://t.co/T6u1t2xO8M
10/12
2019
Hair toss. Check my nails ... Ousted ambassador Marie Yovanovitch tells Congress Trump pressured State Dept. to rem… https://t.co/boQvdip9GJLove this. Our @UMichLaw colleague ⁦@BridgetMaryMc⁩ is taking oral argument before the Michigan Supreme Court on th… https://t.co/4OpjPjlwnJBravo to @DrMarkSchlissel, @Michael_S_Barr and their teams at @UMich and @fordschool for landing the Oct 15, 2020,… https://t.co/mlolxEHp2kThanks for the invitation to speak at #OpSummit19 about combatting opioid addiction, along with other @BarackObamahttps://t.co/ns3VYlwgecJohn Bolton, whose job as National Security Adviser ended abruptly, may end up being a key witness in the Impeachme… https://t.co/Tt7fzfgO1ZAppeals court orders production of Trump’s tax returns. Next stop, Supreme Court, and then we will see what kind of… https://t.co/6nqi5BTHL9Kudos to my former colleagues at @USAO_MIE for working to raise awareness about child sex trafficking https://t.co/0Q5QttxB4nJoin the #PurpleRun Saturday @Umich. Proceeds support survivors of domestic violence and sexual assault through the… https://t.co/g0uFSdFuceGreat new training opportunity at @UMichLaw for aspiring public defenders: https://t.co/FwvD4a8JfkTrump’s Impeachment Plan: Fool America Into Blaming Congress. My thoughts in ⁦@NYMag⁩ https://t.co/eLk9YYCVTO
10/11
2019
Reading @Maddow’s new book, Blowout, now. Captivating storytelling. https://t.co/RCUrxEyP8ZParma and Fruman were arrested at Dulles Airport awaiting an international flight on the day they were supposed to… https://t.co/g95gXyGaLRChuck Rosenberg, who is hugely respected w/in DOJ, on @Morning_Joe"I had said for months that…Barr was a principled… https://t.co/iAl1UUwOC5
Retweeted by Barb McQuadeCongrats to Reggie Turner. Reggie is a shining example of how lawyers can do good from the platform of a law practi… https://t.co/RUIAC5S6tf @Harvard and @UMich are marshalling the resources of two great universities to combat the opioid epidemic, and I am… https://t.co/Y36puJSkQNWell-deserved recognition for @UMich alum @LtGovGilchrist. He combines a tech background with public policy experi… https://t.co/bTaBP5MPyI⁦@danpfeiffer⁩: Trump’s Whataboutism is a tactic that concedes that his conduct is indefensible. https://t.co/aI656bIItJThis always happens after the first witness comes forward. They can all smell blood and have stories to tell ... https://t.co/tG63aYrixt
10/10
2019
Looking forward to joining ⁦@PreetBharara⁩ and Michigan AG ⁦@dananessel⁩ at the Stay Tuned with Preet live show in… https://t.co/f5JE4J22nRWhistleblower’s lawyer dispels myths. Most importantly, the whistleblower is not the story. No one plans to convict… https://t.co/kegfUvmI9L @mayawiley @apoliticalco @TheNewSchool Congrats, @mayawiley. Well-deserves recognition.This can’t be retweeted enough. https://t.co/PEUVMgO2QS @deliamarietta @MaddowBlog @maddow @MSNBC She’s in LA for her book tour, so different from usual background. @TerrieAronson @maddow @MSNBC You can listen to the podcast tomorrow for freeJoining @maddow tonight at 9:40 pm ET. @MSNBC. @steve_vladeck interprets Trump’s legal arguments — heads I win, tails you lose. https://t.co/Q8Q3Ibv98X
10/9
2019
Had a delightful time talking with the Senior Men’s Club of Grosse Pointe, MI, today about whistleblower protection… https://t.co/qqvLwKPgWVRefusal to submit to congressional oversight is a violation of our constitutional structure of government. Obstruct… https://t.co/nXFCJntYac @DeadlineWH @JoyceWhiteVance Missed it. Was there an “incident?”Great work by John T Nelson and @RGoodlaw to annotate whistleblower complaint to confirm its allegations.… https://t.co/iwPTbTGzt0
10/8
2019
The 2nd Circuit has expedited the appeal in Trump v. Vance, where the President objected to the Manhattan DA's sub… https://t.co/aTlFhpbsBw
Retweeted by Barb McQuadeCan’t wait to see how Barr argues in support of immunity from investigation for a sitting president after allowing… https://t.co/XMpTVma8aDState Dept officials need to decide whether they want to be witnesses or risk being defendants. Volker seems to hav… https://t.co/ZxmK78foBO @HarryLitman explains today’s federal court opinion rejecting Trump’s challenge to the NY state subpoena for tax re… https://t.co/6gI5APrv1NJoining @mitchellreports at 12:30 pm ET to discuss today’s court ruling rejecting as “repugnant” Trump’s claim that… https://t.co/XjapTjd23t
10/7
2019

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