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Snr Reporter, ProPublica. @NewAmerica fellow. Working on a book about white collar crime & (non)punishment. Green Bay Packers. @sarahlellison's husband.

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cos paulie slices that garlic so thin it dissolves in da pan
Cos Paulie slices that garlic so thin it dissolves in da pan.
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who thinks its unlikely that trump will attack the legitimacy of the election if he loses are the media his wo
Who thinks it’s unlikely that Trump will attack the legitimacy of the election if he loses? Are the media, his would-be opponents, the Dems, the courts, and, really, any institution in America prepared for that?
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the tanker was hit by flying objects say crew members american news media better be enormously skeptical of an
The tanker was hit by “flying objects” say crew members. American news media better be enormously skeptical of any claims that form the basis of getting into a war with Iran:
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really happy for the raptors hate that they had to win it against a team without klay and durant
Really happy for the Raptors. Hate that they had to win it against a team without Klay and Durant.
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oh oh if the raptors choke this away
Oh oh if the Raptors choke this away...
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this game is the nba equivalent of a hollywood boxing scene where each fighter lands haymaker after haymaker e
ThIs game is the NBA equivalent of a Hollywood boxing scene where each fighter lands haymaker after haymaker. Except this is actually happening.
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price trump s beverly hills mansion was assessed at last year 83 million price trump s indonesian business par
Price Trump's Beverly Hills mansion was assessed at last year: $8.3 million.

Price Trump's Indonesian business partner secretly paid for it a couple of weeks ago: $13.5 million.

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cant remotely grasp the framing here is there one example in this piece that justifies answering the central q
Can’t remotely grasp the framing here. Is there one example in this piece that justifies answering the central question as if Barr is a disinterested nonpartisan?
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i hope mike wilkins and the other golden state owners force this complete jerk to forfeit his team ownership a
I hope @sciallm, Mike Wilkins, and the other Golden State owners force this complete jerk to forfeit his team ownership and give him a lifetime ban on attending games:
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this is the best thing i read today and forthwith with require that sarahlellison calls me plummie
This is the best thing I read today and forthwith with require that @Sarahlellison calls me “Plummie”

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while its necessary to focus on children concentration camps the reality is that our policy discussion has bee
While it’s necessary to focus on children concentration camps, the reality is that our policy discussion has been hijacked. The border crisis is a myth. Immigration has been falling. Doesn’t hurt wages or increase crime. It isnt in the top 100 serious challenges for our country.
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for years the gop hammered the irs to audit the working poor and they do the irs now audits the poor more than
For years the GOP hammered the IRS to audit the working poor. And they do. The IRS now audits the poor more than the affluent. And then in 2015, Congress made the IRS crack down harder. & my latest:
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why does it take a special counsel to take down obvious tax frauds and bank cheats mueller is exposing the whi
Why does it take a special counsel to take down obvious tax frauds and bank cheats? Mueller is exposing the white-collar prosecution crisis. My take on the news this week, published with the NYT:
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heres the full saga of how wisc gov scott walker overrode environmental concerns to give foxconn the biggest s
Here’s the full saga of how Wisc Gov Scott Walker overrode environmental concerns to give Foxconn the biggest state subsidy ever for a foreign co. And guess what? The jobs & investments aren’t going to materialize:
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scoop the doj wants the census bureau to check immigration status no census has asked for this since the 19th
SCOOP: The DOJ wants the Census Bureau to check immigration status. No census has asked for this since the 19th Century. :
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ken griffin who just bought the most expensive piece of real estate ever in this country is worth 10 billion t
Ken Griffin, who just bought the most expensive piece of real estate ever in this country is worth $10 billion. The govt saved his firm Citadel during the financial crisis. He would have been wiped out without taxpayer welfare.
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said it before i dramatically underestimated the capacity and willingness of men who didnt need to to debase t
Said it before: I dramatically underestimated the capacity and willingness of men who didn’t need to to debase themselves.
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a former top aide for de blasio told me this is exactly right he is utterly bored and hates being mayor he doe
A former top aide for De Blasio told me this is exactly right: He is utterly bored and hates being mayor. He doesn’t expect to win but he just wants to get out of NYC. It’s... pathetic.
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take home message from today imagine a world where white collar crime bank fraud accounting fraud and tax frau
Take home message from today: Imagine a world where white-collar crime, bank fraud, accounting fraud, and tax fraud were properly investigated & prosecuted. That’s a world where “President Trump” is an impossibility.
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good question here are some thoughts 1 the red cross isn t a charitable org despite what you ve heard on tv or
Good question. Here are some thoughts. 1. The Red Cross isn't a charitable org, despite what you've heard on TV or from tweets from Obama.
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