Ryan Grim

Ryan Grim


DC bureau chief at The Intercept. Co-host of Counter Points. http://ryangrimatgmail.com. DM for Signal. Author of We've Got People. Views are my own, not yours.

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Head of the WFP taking a swing at the exploitation of identity politics in a new essay

With data from 5 states now fully collected by TargetSmart, it's clear that there really was a "youthquake" that turned it around for Democrats. Turnout much closer to 2018 than anything else.

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Ok this is hilarious, as if Dr Oz just blurted out, “I live in New Jersey.”

Hard to imagine this is the thing that moves a Walker voter to say they’re done with him, but still funny.

Hey I sent you an email late last night if you missed it

Railroads have invested heavily in Congress. They need their payoff in the Senate. by me & @DRBoguslaw 

NEW: War industry looking forward to “multiyear authority” in Ukraine by @jeremyscahill 

New report finds that the child tax credit payments lifted nearly 3 million children out of poverty, so naturally we ended them

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There’s just nothing we can do

Ya know, if a country has so many people in prison that allowing them to vote could swing an election, maybe there are too many people in prison

Biden very quickly out with a statement congratulating Lula, a signal to Brazilian elite not to try anything funny. A truly strange moment: the US working against a potential right wing coup in South America.

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“My regulator at the CFTC, I bribed—I asked…” One of the funniest moment on cable in a long time

The hero of Colorado Springs was cuffed, left in a car and ignored for more than an hour by police, as he wondered if his family had lived through the shooting (they were wounded but survived)

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Dark Brandon: Do weed next and all your enemies will be vanquished

NEWS: Damning new email shows Heather Bresch, daughter of Joe Manchin, played a direct part in EpiPen price inflation scandal, according to just-released court documents

Fun fact about Bill Gates and capitalism. Decades ago he retired and began giving all his money away. He’s famous for that. Today he’s worth more money than the day he stopped working. Neat trick.

At $70 billion/year, Warren’s universal child care program would cost roughly what Congress added casually to the Pentagon budget with no debate or even rationale

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