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Politics
Jan. 19 2018 12:56 PMThe “Shithole” Cover-upRepublicans are contorting President Trump’s comments to fit the party line on immigration.
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Jan. 19 2018 5:56 AMSlate News QuizTest your knowledge of this week’s big stories.
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Jan. 18 2018 11:41 PMTrump Lawyer Reportedly Set Up Delaware Shell Company to Funnel Hush Money to Former Porn Star
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Jan. 18 2018 8:37 PMThe House Passed Its Bill to Fund the Government. Now Comes the Real Test.
Jurisprudence
Jan. 18 2018 6:29 PMAn Awful Ruling From One of Trump’s Worst Judicial AppointeesJohn K. Bush’s opinion in Peffer v. Stephens will let the police ransack almost any suspect’s home.
Politics
Jan. 18 2018 6:24 PMMore Than WordsJeff Flake might be all talk and no action. We should still listen to what he’s saying.
Jurisprudence
Jan. 18 2018 5:07 PMDon’t Fear the ClownsTrump’s most laughable judicial nominees aren’t the ones we should be worried about.
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Jan. 18 2018 3:23 PMTillerson Says U.S. Troops Are Staying in Syria, but No One Is Sure What They Will Do There
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Jan. 18 2018 12:42 PMWhat’s This Special Congressional Election in Pennsylvania Trump Is Suddenly Tweeting About?
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Jan. 17 2018 8:34 PMToday in Conservative Media: There’s a Whole Lotta Democratic Mansplaining and Feministsplaining Going Around
Politics
Jan. 17 2018 7:49 PMIs That All There Is to a POTUS?Trump’s sad, pathetic affair with Stormy Daniels will remind you of his sad, pathetic presidency.
Interrogation
Jan. 17 2018 6:25 PMSetting Aside the Racism…Trump’s immigration policies are simply counterproductive to fighting crime.
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Jan. 17 2018 4:35 PMWill Senate Democrats Back Down From Another Shutdown Fight?
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Jan. 17 2018 2:59 PMPorn Actress Says Trump Told Her She Reminded Him of His Daughter
Politics
Jan. 17 2018 2:08 PMThe Women’s March Was Just the BeginningAll across the country, activists inspired to fight Trump are building a new kind of feminist movement.
Politics
Jan. 19 2018 11:10 AMThe Donald Trump Election Brag TrackerHow long has it been since the president reminded us of his “massive landslide victory”?
War Stories
Jan. 19 2018 5:55 AMDon’t Know What You’ve Got Till It’s GoneAmerica’s retreat from the world under Trump has shown why we’re still the indispensable nation.
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Jan. 18 2018 9:18 PMSupreme Court Temporarily Blocks North Carolina Gerrymandering Ruling That Required Redrawn Congressional Map
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Jan. 18 2018 8:35 PMToday in Conservative Media: Who’s Afraid of a Government Shutdown?
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Jan. 18 2018 6:26 PMThis New Report About Stormy Daniels, Trump, Spanking, and Shark Week Is Highly Believable (Really!)
The Angle
Jan. 18 2018 5:53 PMThe Angle: No Clothes EditionSlate’s daily newsletter on Amazon in D.C., the Trump judges, and the Stormy Daniels affair.
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Jan. 18 2018 4:51 PMA Government Shutdown Just Got Much More Likely
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Jan. 18 2018 2:15 PMSebastian Gorka, Immigrant Crime Obsessive, Is Wanted for Committing a Crime in Another Country
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Jan. 17 2018 10:45 PMWhen Trump Tried to Give Out "Highly Anticipated" Fake News Awards the GOP Website Crashed
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Jan. 17 2018 8:33 PMWill (Allegedly) Comparing His Porn Girlfriend to His Daughter Hurt the President Politically?
Jurisprudence
Jan. 17 2018 7:12 PMNew Hampshire Has Its Own Kris KobachTrump’s “election integrity” commission may have disbanded, but the Granite State’s voter fraud czar is just getting started.
The Angle
Jan. 17 2018 5:54 PMThe Angle: More Like a Loose Group EditionSlate’s daily newsletter on #MeToo, a short story, and your boring friends.
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Jan. 17 2018 3:11 PMThe Graham DoctrineFor the price of a little golf, Lindsey Graham is getting an influential role in world affairs.
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Jan. 17 2018 2:10 PMCory Booker Is Laying It on a Bit Thick
Politics
Jan. 17 2018 1:08 PMThe “Crap Sandwich” DebateConservatives consider whether to accept another continuing resolution or push for more.

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