Why an expert in counterterrorism became a beat cop.
Susan HennesseyThe piece is too complex and thought provoking to sum up in a tweet, but this is a good morning to revisit @bentaub91's New Yorker profile of the great @SkinnerPm, a CIA officer turned hometown police officer.
Susan HennesseyTrump's defenders are relying on you being too exhausted to remember the facts and to care about the truth. Prove them wrong. We made it easy for you and turned the Muller Report into a 14 episode podcast. You can start here
Three scenarios for the future of Covid-19 differ on details, but all foresee a world that looks and feels nothing like the world of just three months ago.
Susan HennesseyFrom a layperson perspective, @statnews has the most useful and direct coverage of the scientific and medical aspects of the pandemic. This article is terrifying but helpful in explaining three possible trajectories.
On Sunday night, the Wall Street Journal broke a story that U.S. counterintelligence officials “had investigated” the communications of National Security Advisor Michael Flynn as part of a counterintelligence inquiry.
This is the story of outreach by the Russians to the Trump campaign and the Trump transition on policy matters—the effort to reboot U.S.-Russian relations one secret meeting at a time.
Susan HennesseyIf you want to get up to speed quickly on what Flynn did and why the FBI cared, you can listen to Episode 6 of the Report. The whole episode gives context but the directly relevant part starts at about minute 38
(WASHINGTON, DC) – As the District continues responding to and working to mitigate the spread of the coronavirus (COVID-19), Mayor Muriel Bowser is encouraging volunteers to join the DC Medical Reserve Corps (DC MRC).The DC MRC is housed in the DC...
Susan HennesseyDC is looking for medical and non-medical volunteers for the DC Medical Reserve Corp. Those with any sort of medical background are especially needed. You can sign up here
Susan HennesseyWashington DC area people: Children's National Hospital is looking for childcare volunteers/workers to help essential personnel with kids remain on duty. If you can help, sign up here.
A conversation with a physician on the front lines of the fight against the coronavirus
Susan Hennessey"We will be [grappling with] the types of ethical dilemmas that we really only see in wartime in this country. We have plans for that. But we don’t want to have to have plans for that."
The White House has ordered federal health officials to treat top-level coronavi...
Susan HennesseyThere is simply no bottom. Congressional Republicans are really going to stand by and allow this administration to cause the deaths of countless Americans rather than risk speaking out against Dear Leader.
The attorney general said that the president’s attacks on prosecutors’ handling of his friend Roger Stone’s sentencing undermine the legal system and the Justice Department.
Susan HennesseyThis is absolutely nonsense theatrics and I don't buy if for one moment. Barr interfered in the Stone case for purely political reasons and Barr's sole problem is the inconvenience of Trump saying it out loud.