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Lawfare Executive Editor, Brookings Senior Fellow, CNN National Security and Legal Analyst, Former IC attorney.

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NEW: Fiona Hill told House committees today that she and other White House officials grew so alarmed about efforts… https://t.co/4ME14T8bDw
Retweeted by Susan Hennessey“We are not a dog.” 71-year-old billionaire media tycoon Jimmy Lai fled communist China when he was 12. He said Hon… https://t.co/YBW45bkr1t
Retweeted by Susan HennesseyIt appears the WH and lawyers for Fiona Hill had a full back-and-forth about potential privilege issues with her te… https://t.co/ay3hAyMos9
Retweeted by Susan Hennessey“All I know is that I have a small grain of sand that I can contribute to the effort, and I want to put it on the r… https://t.co/W8Tfg5LLsl
Retweeted by Susan HennesseyBoth Hill and Yovanovitch testified for 10+ hours. At a time when there seems to be fewer and fewer role models in… https://t.co/4cUvjvuN2x
Retweeted by Susan HennesseyDems moving at breakneck pace on impeachment —Fiona Hill’s testimony was crucial to their understanding of Giulian… https://t.co/UJeXKDNDbb
Retweeted by Susan HennesseyFiona Hill has now been behind closed doors with House investigators for nine-plus hours. She's told lawmakers that… https://t.co/vlNcIA2ROj
Retweeted by Susan HennesseyHappy to report that all @BrookingsGov internships are paid starting Spring 2020! If you're interested in Congress,… https://t.co/sRHfgy8UKI
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10/15
2019
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Retweeted by Susan HennesseyBREAKING: In a major victory for Kentucky Democrats, Judge rules to restore 165,000 ‘inactive’ Kentucky voters back… https://t.co/gSbMeltf2O
Retweeted by Susan HennesseySDNY has been looking at Rudy’s dealings since August if not longer. https://t.co/BiPgapSGGB
Retweeted by Susan Hennessey.@kenvogel and I reported this weekend that among the concerns Trump advisers have is whether feds look at other cl… https://t.co/anm5iAhM5o
Retweeted by Susan HennesseyHad Jim Jordan showed up for more than a couple of them he’d know his Benghazi committee interviewed nearly 60 Stat… https://t.co/a7wuqsIob8
Retweeted by Susan HennesseyFact Checker: Trump hits 13,435 misleading or false claims as day 1,000 draws near https://t.co/Ug4728z0wu
Retweeted by Susan HennesseyDeSantis campaign to donate $50,000 he got from Parnas, Miami Herald reported today. https://t.co/TFWmOuYOm8
Retweeted by Susan HennesseyThey're now saying Trump didn't give a green light to the Turkish invasion but the surprise statement after the pho… https://t.co/zP7KpOvWea
Retweeted by Susan HennesseyAn ounce of prevention is worth a pound of cure. All of this could have been avoided. All of the effort and bloodsh… https://t.co/14WlqVO7m3We are now looking at a full week. Tomorrow: George Kent; Wednesday: McKinley; Thursday: Sondland; Friday: Laura Co… https://t.co/C3tKdeF5I8
Retweeted by Susan HennesseySCOOP: American Media, Inc. and the National Enquirer shredded sensitive Trump-related documents that had been held… https://t.co/AdQDQMJExB
Retweeted by Susan HennesseyCan finally talk about one of the big pieces of news in Catch and Kill: it’s the first time a reporter has gained a… https://t.co/ohdtUnQP6I
Retweeted by Susan Hennessey1. Trump commits impeachable act 2. Dems launch impeachment inquiry 3. Trump pulls troops out of Syria, allowing… https://t.co/ZnEvQy4j7b
Retweeted by Susan Hennesseyfrom the photographer who took it https://t.co/ZLzGoRZt03
Retweeted by Susan HennesseyThis is an important thread, but I'll sum it up for you: Post-Soviet oligarchs bought the Republican Party, at fire… https://t.co/dk0d9w9VD2
Retweeted by Susan HennesseyEric Trump and his older brother, Donald Trump Jr., run the Trump Organization, which conducts business — and takes… https://t.co/X0ja8l1G9I
Retweeted by Susan HennesseyParnas was a host at an intimate fundraiser in South Florida where DeSantis spoke about one month before this video… https://t.co/VpvJil96Tx
Retweeted by Susan HennesseyCome work with us! https://t.co/TlbY7NsWKA
Retweeted by Susan HennesseyToday, the library taught my students to use the "AllSides" media bias chart when evaluating sources, and to avoid… https://t.co/Qy3Q2HFpPU
Retweeted by Susan HennesseyIt is Congress’ duty to shepherd the nation through impeachment in a manner that clears as much noise surrounding t… https://t.co/5rL8MRt9Zj
Retweeted by Susan HennesseyHow the Trump Kids Have Profited Off Their Dad's Presidency https://t.co/pooumIS6bq
Retweeted by Susan HennesseyThis is something Mattis, McMaster, Tillerson and many others repeatedly tried to prove to @realDonaldTrump: *we s… https://t.co/1j1ziMTwqI
Retweeted by Susan HennesseyRe-upping this from Friday afternoon with @MargLTaylor and @mollyereynolds. How should the House think about proce… https://t.co/UWszSJgVvhFact check: So far nothing the whistleblower reported has been proven wrong. Quite the contrary. https://t.co/jiA4CjELmd
Retweeted by Susan HennesseyReminder from @JakeSherman @apalmerdc: “ In the last three months of this year, Congress needs to fund government,… https://t.co/XNaYRwt9ek
Retweeted by Susan HennesseyFiona Hill is prepared to testify today that she and other officials objected strenuously to the removal of the amb… https://t.co/DQD9IKntUf
Retweeted by Susan HennesseyMy journalist friends currently in Syria are heading to the border to cross back into Iraq. Word is that Assad’s fo… https://t.co/jv3CONLBDe
Retweeted by Susan HennesseySanctions give Trump opportunities to make exceptions to people he does business with https://t.co/2UinSQ7OlV
Retweeted by Susan HennesseyThe video reportedly played this weekend at a conference organized by the President’s supporters at Trump National… https://t.co/UI2cGplxm8
Retweeted by Susan HennesseyCNN statement re: vile video: "The president and his family, the White House, and the Trump campaign need to denoun… https://t.co/iWVoL5iGWz
Retweeted by Susan HennesseyHow disconnected from humanity must you be to find humor in a depiction of a mass shooting of journalists inside a… https://t.co/fZHY3svOT7
Retweeted by Susan HennesseyRemember in August when the president took a stand against “gruesome and grisly” video games because “it is too eas… https://t.co/ffWPnCEoNi
Retweeted by Susan HennesseyGen. John Allen, a retired four-star Marine general, bluntly criticized Trump over the ongoing Turkish military off… https://t.co/uAw3IxUZWy
Retweeted by Susan HennesseyFunny, I was just re-reading the same document this weekend. https://t.co/ETNgVjdHaa
Retweeted by Susan HennesseyNEW: The video showed the president as a mass shooter executing members of the media and his political opponents in… https://t.co/bTNK0w8wxU
Retweeted by Susan HennesseyWithin a half hour of the formal announcement of Gowdy getting hired - rushed because a WH aide put it out before i… https://t.co/HR5rPUYVvp
Retweeted by Susan HennesseyThe son of the Texas sheriff who last week railed against undocumented immigrants from a White House podium, saying… https://t.co/0TwllTH9ir
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10/14
2019
Attention members of PreIdent Obama’s National Security Council: Today is not a day to gloat. Your record in Syria… https://t.co/zQTkXt1X4F
Retweeted by Susan HennesseyFiasco: “Trump claimed...the United States had taken out the worst ISIS detainees to ensure they would not escape.… https://t.co/e2hEZCyyLs
Retweeted by Susan HennesseySpeaker Nancy Pelosi is approaching a fork in the road on the House’s impeachment inquiry. @Susan_Hennessey,… https://t.co/vMIYnXF6Ju
Retweeted by Susan HennesseyAs expected, the far-right populist Law and Justice government has won reelection in Poland today. Democracy in pe… https://t.co/8CLNwO6J3G
Retweeted by Susan HennesseyThe Buttigieg number is interesting here. He really has the potential to out perform expectations in Iowa and becom… https://t.co/NlqNh105U6
Retweeted by Susan HennesseyNew WaPo editorial: "There are now two dimensions to Mr. Trump’s abuse of his office in Ukraine:" his push for Bide… https://t.co/2IY1UDmpdm
Retweeted by Susan HennesseyBest 3 minutes of news you’ll watch this #SundayMorning @jaketapper @TheLeadCNN https://t.co/SJAHtSDi8D
Retweeted by Susan HennesseyLast year, when I was planning a Syria trip (which didn't happen), @SkinnerPm warned me of one thing: if the U.S. b… https://t.co/hld09fSiZS
Retweeted by Susan Hennesseywho could have ever predicted things going this far wrong except literally everyone https://t.co/tmCeFHc1XA
Retweeted by Susan HennesseyEventually the goal posts will fall off the end of the earth. But every day the President looks more and more likel… https://t.co/6muoCQEwIW
Retweeted by Susan HennesseyTwitter is covered with footage and photos of extremist Turkish proxies committing acts of genocide this morning.… https://t.co/ho4BhaOUEg
Retweeted by Susan Hennessey @gtconway3d In Turkey Versus Kurds Dispute, Trump Chooses The Side Where He Has A Condo Complex https://t.co/hhJlg3gGQ3
Retweeted by Susan Hennessey @ncweaver Mattis didn't let civilian-military separation norms get in the way of him becoming the actual Secretary… https://t.co/GosYqdoMf5When Mattis was appointed SecDef despite having been recently in uniform & needing waiver he made a big deal of how… https://t.co/L831TqOXUMPlease, someone, anyone, make it stop. https://t.co/pJHylyzWYs
Retweeted by Susan HennesseyThis unusual anti-Collins ad ran in the @PressHerald today https://t.co/1mi6XkI3o3
Retweeted by Susan HennesseyIn case you were wondering if the case against impeachment was going to be a technical and legalistic one, here’s a… https://t.co/wJsBJPhFNd
Retweeted by Susan HennesseyJust imagine! https://t.co/zhEnFTBLTO
Retweeted by Susan HennesseyAttn: @IvankaTrump https://t.co/vsIIDB2v17
Retweeted by Susan HennesseyIn particular the claim of who did and did not air the original false Trump tv ad at issue, and who does and does n… https://t.co/12q6K4hK4GAre there any FCC lawyers out there who have written about or broken this issue down? Even from the surface it seem… https://t.co/BbyURXIKKF @realDonaldTrump @LindseyGrahamSC “This is basic stuff.” @VP explains why @POTUS must be impeached for the unaccep… https://t.co/moY51tahjb
Retweeted by Susan HennesseyTulsi Gabbard Wants A New Job. A Primary Challenger Wants Her Current One. https://t.co/PPxKwwF3bX
Retweeted by Susan HennesseyAn SDF commander has confirmed to me that the Ain Issa camp has fallen and all the detainees (a population of thous… https://t.co/uINcZtyrf2
Retweeted by Susan HennesseyNote to tyrants: Just ask Trump. Want to seize Crimea? Go right ahead. Suppress democracy in Hong Kong? No problem.… https://t.co/IR7GtjxK6i
Retweeted by Susan HennesseyAlso, it's hard to overstate how much the good guys here admire and appreciate Marie Yovanovitch https://t.co/HREf6S0WTq
Retweeted by Susan HennesseySCOOP: TRUMP had lunch today at his @TrumpGolfDC course in Va. with RUDY GIULIANI. The lunch came less than 1 day… https://t.co/F3QEbeGnk2
Retweeted by Susan HennesseyNEW: Amb. Sondland plans to testify to Congress next week that he did not know why US military assistance to Ukrain… https://t.co/rbzNALFNU1
Retweeted by Susan Hennessey @vermontgmg "You know what, now that you mention it, I think it's possible there was a quid pro quo. But not like t… https://t.co/DLDwsoLAe6Tell me again how the institutions are holding up, as a career policy & legal professional now a political appointe… https://t.co/F7gW9wp0Dn
Retweeted by Susan HennesseyImportant. WaPo reports that Sondland will testify to Congress that the "deliverable" he referred to in his texts *… https://t.co/NzSxzNwiz7
Retweeted by Susan HennesseyBREAKING >>>> The ambassador who denied a quid pro quo by @realDonaldTrump... now he isnt sure there wasn't one....… https://t.co/Lbthvv7maP
Retweeted by Susan HennesseyLev Parnas told me and @PaulSonne in late Sept interview that he had met Trump several times prior to 2016 election. https://t.co/oojBWAZSkO
Retweeted by Susan HennesseyJust stunning. A story in 3 acts: https://t.co/6RF05lD6lS https://t.co/CS4NW4YJ9r
Retweeted by Susan HennesseyToday we published a story about Tulsi Gabbard’s popularity in unusual corners - the Russian state media, white nat… https://t.co/GOAOgdo3cY
Retweeted by Susan HennesseyCNN reports DOJ was considering replacing the US attorney who charged Michael Cohen, Jeffrey Epstein, Giuliani asso… https://t.co/l27l7l5jTY
Retweeted by Susan HennesseyRemember when a book was published that contained allegations that Trump engaged in unwanted sexual contact with 26… https://t.co/FcHj70XtX8
Retweeted by Susan HennesseySo the witnesses can’t coordinate their testimony. Basic. https://t.co/OkL8e31brk
Retweeted by Susan HennesseyChief law enforcement official condemns “secularists” https://t.co/u4PejkfXmG
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10/13
2019
I see what’s happening here. https://t.co/KuTxFSkE1s https://t.co/4nt19uxd6e
Retweeted by Susan HennesseyI won't retweet it because it's too devastating, but there is a video going around of a Kurdish mother holding her… https://t.co/yvxyoAc6m1
Retweeted by Susan HennesseyTurkish state-backed media hails a “successful operation” to “neutralize” an unarmed 35-year old woman working to u… https://t.co/pFfpqnCzkJ
Retweeted by Susan Hennesseyare we going to pay for those, too, you mercantilist crony capitalist bailout machine? https://t.co/DgdEgyeMU0
Retweeted by Susan HennesseyHeaven help us if the small minority of Americans like Rubio who hate same-sex marriage but love the rapist preside… https://t.co/CANdvG9hkk
Retweeted by Susan HennesseyThis is murder. How can the US actively support the slaughter of innocent women and children? And our President is… https://t.co/lu3IkPCqKJ
Retweeted by Susan HennesseyU.S. forces say Turkey was deliberately ‘bracketing’ American troops with artillery fire in Syria https://t.co/88NDLqHC97
Retweeted by Susan HennesseyU.S. servicemembers are not unconstrained “killing machines.” This is an issue very close to me, and one I wrote ab… https://t.co/vQcoraXsPK
Retweeted by Susan HennesseyA moment of clarity is due here: This isn't the Putinisation of American politics. This is some serious Orbán-level… https://t.co/IrhQr5JSWD
Retweeted by Susan HennesseyPutting a family member who experts didn’t think was responsible enough to get a TS clearance on the phone with a f… https://t.co/lcmdKWkXj2
Retweeted by Susan HennesseyNYT and Washpost reporting add important new detail in the Reza Zarrab story: that Giuliani pitched Tillerson on a… https://t.co/JojOM20qaA
Retweeted by Susan HennesseyExploiting the dearth of women at the negotiating table as a justification for nepotism does women no favors. There… https://t.co/OYDjjcITnr
Retweeted by Susan HennesseyWe lost nine months to this line of thinking and now the people responsible for that terrible waste, who insisted i… https://t.co/9IoOe8FnD9
Retweeted by Susan HennesseyHuman rights experts estimate that 1.5 million Uighur Muslims and members of other ethnic minority groups, includin… https://t.co/QHVebus7EW
Retweeted by Susan Hennessey @AdamSerwer Congratulations!This full interview is stunning. Pompeo is seething with rage as he’s pressed for answers.... https://t.co/KTt79NqR9X
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10/12
2019

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