Ben Mathis-Lilley
Ben Mathis-Lilley

Ben Mathis-Lilley is Slate’s chief news blogger. Follow the Slatest and Mathis-Lilley on Twitter.

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March 1 2018 5:38 PMNew Report: Earlier Report About NCAA Coach Caught Discussing $100,000 Payment May Have Been Wrong
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March 1 2018 11:53 AMKroger Becomes Latest Major Brand to Make Rapid Concessions on Gun Issues After Parkland
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Feb. 28 2018 5:25 PMHope Hicks Is Resigning From the White House Communications Job She’s Only Held Since September
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Feb. 28 2018 2:09 PMGeorgia High School Teacher Taken Into Custody After Firing Shot Inside Locked Classroom
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Feb. 27 2018 4:59 PMOh By the Way the Shady Intermediary Who Told a Trump Adviser the Russians Had Hillary Emails Has Disappeared
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Feb. 27 2018 10:32 AMTrump Was Very Clearly Watching a 2-Day-Old DVR’d Episode of Fox & Friends This Morning
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Feb. 26 2018 4:04 PMParkland Officer Says He Didn’t Go Into School Because He Thought Shots Were Being Fired Outside
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Feb. 26 2018 11:33 AMEvery Public School in West Virginia Has Shut Down as Teachers’ Strike Enters Second Week
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Feb. 23 2018 12:01 PMNRA Leader Warns That Democrats Want to Build a Socialist Cloud Database of Parents’ Spanking Habits
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Feb. 22 2018 1:46 PMTrump Just Proposed Giving up to 150 Teachers Per School Financial Bonuses for Carrying Guns
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Feb. 21 2018 5:02 PMWe Knew Melania Trump Likely Worked in the U.S. Illegally. Now It Seems Her Parents Got Green Cards Via “Chain Migration.”
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Feb. 20 2018 5:39 PMMitch McConnell Should Be Driven Out of Office for Being a Chump Who Let Russia Humiliate America
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Feb. 20 2018 10:37 AMRobert Mueller Just Indicted a Fancy White-Collar Lawyer for Lying to Russia Investigators
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Feb. 16 2018 1:45 PMThe “Politicize My Death” Pledge Is What Happens When Gun Violence Activists Stop Being Polite
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Feb. 14 2018 5:41 PMElizabeth Warren Addresses (but Doesn’t Apologize for) Contested Claims of Native Ancestry in Surprise Speech
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March 1 2018 2:50 PMA Lil’ Bit of Momentum Is Building for Devin Nunes to Get Canned From the House Intelligence Committee
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March 1 2018 12:21 AMDoes It Matter That Mueller Is Asking If Trump Knew in Advance About the Hacked Emails?
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Feb. 28 2018 4:36 PMTrump: “Take the Guns First, Go Through Due Process Second”
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Feb. 27 2018 5:58 PMKushner Security Clearance Downgraded as Report Says Foreign Officials Considered Ways to Manipulate Him
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Feb. 27 2018 12:42 PMGolden State Warriors, Skipping Trump Visit, Will Take Local Kids to Museum of African American History Instead
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Feb. 26 2018 5:10 PMWatch Washington Gov. Jay Inslee Demonstrate How Adult Humans Should Deal With Donald Trump’s Ideas
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Feb. 26 2018 1:47 PMPresident Tough Guy Over Here Says He Would’ve Tried to Stop Parkland Shooting With His Bare Hands
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Feb. 26 2018 12:01 AMThe Real Lesson of the Weekend’s NCAA Scandals Is That College Basketball Coaches Should Be Dumped in the Ocean
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Feb. 22 2018 5:30 PMToday’s Impeach-O-Meter: The Light at the End of the Tunnel
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Feb. 22 2018 2:06 AMFact-Checking What NRA Representative Dana Loesch Said on CNN’s Town Hall
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Feb. 21 2018 1:43 PMTheory That Parkland Survivors Are Part of Leftist Conspiracy Creeps Closer to Inevitable Trump Endorsement
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Feb. 20 2018 5:26 PM Trump Says He Is Ordering Department of Justice to Ban Bump Stocks (Which Might Not Work)
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Feb. 16 2018 2:17 PMMueller Indictment Documents Russian Effort to Suppress Turnout of Nonwhite Voters
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Feb. 15 2018 12:47 PMJeff Sessions Is Putting Together a Group to Study Why We Have Mass Shootings, Which Ought to Do the Trick
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Feb. 14 2018 3:30 PMTrump’s Lawyer Says the Trump Campaign Didn’t Reimburse Him for the Payment to Stormy Daniels. But …

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