Garance Franke-Ruta

Garance Franke-Ruta


Politics, media, breaking.

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"the transcripts also reflect someone who – when under oath – touted Biden’s work for women...In her October 2019 testimony seven months ago, she even suggested she was involved in moving Biden’s key legislation along"

"It is the cardinal sin of the American health system in a single surgery: save on preventive care, pay big on the backend, and let the chronically sick and underprivileged feel the extreme consequences."

Happy reopening everyone. // Hairstylist with COVID-19 served 84 clients [in May] while symptomatic, Missouri officials say

Study estimates 24 states still have uncontrolled coronavirus spread - The Washington Post

This was so obvious at the time. // One final viral infusion: Trump’s move to block travel from Europe triggered chaos and a surge of passengers from the outbreak’s center

Republicans wrestle with conspiracy-theory advocate winning Senate primary - ABC News via @ABC  -

Idly perusing holiday sales, brought up short by the quick commercial adaptation to the new normal

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Outside Trump Hotel, heading toward the Capitol. Never seen this kind of thing in DC. Crowd keeps coming & coming, growing bigger & bigger.

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One of America's most famous male journalists of the 1970s did not report on domestic violence in the White House because, he says, he did not understand that the president hitting his wife was a criminal act

This would seem like a big deal. Flynn was paying an ex-FBI agent at the center of one of the Clinton email scandal chapters during campaign

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14-year-old student calls on @FLOTUS  to demand @DonaldJTrumpJr  stop cyber-bullying her.

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"On Friday, British ear, nose and throat doctors, citing reports from colleagues around the world, called on adults who lose their senses of smell to isolate themselves for seven days, even if they have no other symptoms, to slow the disease’s spread."

Kudos to all the cultural outlets who are streaming performances and screenings for #FlattenTheCurve  shut-ins. I'm going to start aggregating the ones I see below, starting w this from the Met.

The big freak-out over Mueller having the transition emails is that it means any interviewees who lied to the FBI about matters contained therein is already caught bc the FBI has the record of what happened.

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