Barbara McQuade, former U.S. attorney discusses with Rachel Maddow the significance of reports that Rick Gates, former Trump campaign staffer, has had a “Queen for a Day” interview with the Special Counsel Robert Mueller’s team. If true, this would likely mean a third co-operating witness for the team. (Apologies if the MSNBC embed autoplays. The control that disables it may not work on all platforms.)
And for those wondering what that “Queen for a Day” thing is all about, here’s short clip from one broadcast showing the audience applause meter used to select that day’s winner, then followed by the parade of prize awards. (For the hard core curious, you can view the entire show by clicking on the circular “replay” arrow at the end of the video.)
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