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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Sept. 28 2017 5:40 PMPrice Apologizes for Taking a Jillion Taxpayer-Funded Charter Flights, Sort of Promises to Pay Them Back
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Sept. 28 2017 10:47 AM“I’m Not in the Hospital,” Says GOP Senator Who Trump Keeps Describing as Being in the Hospital
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Sept. 26 2017 2:19 PMSessions Celebrates Free Speech at Event Held Three Hours After Trump’s Call for NFL Speech Code
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Sept. 21 2017 4:19 PMToday’s Impeach-O-Meter: Voters Bump Trump for Repub Dump
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Sept. 21 2017 10:51 AMSean Spicer Threatens Legal Action Against Reporter for Asking Him Question via Text
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Sept. 19 2017 11:46 AMRight Wing Revives Claim That Trump’s Obama Wiretap Accusation Has Been “Vindicated.” (It Hasn’t.)
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Sept. 18 2017 8:20 PMToday's Impeach-O-Meter: Paul Manafort Appears to Be in Some Pretty Hot Water
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Sept. 18 2017 3:52 PMLeading Alabama Senate Candidate Refers in Speech to “Reds” (Native Americans) and “Yellows” (Asian People)
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Sept. 15 2017 4:49 PMToday’s Impeach-O-Meter: I’m Putting Frank the White House Lawn Kid in This Post So You’ll Click on It
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Sept. 14 2017 4:55 PMToday's Impeach-O-Meter: We Forgot How Much Trump Hates Jeff Sessions Now
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Sept. 14 2017 10:48 AMPerplexed Republicans Reduced to Tweeting at Trump for Details About His DACA “Deal” With Dems
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Sept. 12 2017 12:02 PMUber Delivering You McDonald’s Is the Promise of the 2008 Obama Campaign Fulfilled
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Sept. 11 2017 2:53 PMAnother Republican Who Finds Trump Annoying Decides Not to Run for Re-Election
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Sept. 8 2017 4:01 PMMax Baucus, the Guy Who Killed Obamacare’s Public Option, Now Supports Single-Payer
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Sept. 7 2017 7:51 PMHillary Superfan and Much-Maligned Verrit Founder Peter Daou Isn’t Mad. In Fact, He Thinks It’s Funny.
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Sept. 28 2017 3:10 PMRepublicans: Our Tax Plan Is Great Unless You’re in the Middle Class or Don’t Like Huge Deficits
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Sept. 26 2017 5:09 PMHuman-Gun-Bible Hybrid Roy Moore Appears Set to Win Alabama Primary
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Sept. 26 2017 11:44 AMWeekend Ratings Undermine Trump Claim That Pregame Protests Are Destroying NFL
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Sept. 21 2017 2:06 PMWho’s More Qualified to Give Opinions About Health Care Policy, Jimmy Kimmel or Donald Trump?
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Sept. 19 2017 5:30 PMToday's Impeach-O-Meter: Rocket Man
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Sept. 19 2017 11:02 AMTrump Threatens Total Destruction of North Korea, Calls Kim Jong-un “Rocket Man” in U.N. Speech
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Sept. 18 2017 4:41 PMWatch the Raiders' Stadium Go Nuts for Marshawn Lynch's Sideline Victory Dance
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Sept. 18 2017 11:52 AMTrump Lawyers Didn’t Just Discuss Russia at a Restaurant, They Did It “Loudly” at an Outdoor Table
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Sept. 15 2017 1:50 PMA Reminder to Harvard That Henry Kissinger Leaked Secrets That May Have Gotten 21,000 Americans Killed
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Sept. 14 2017 2:59 PMIs There Such Thing as a Good Reason for Democrats to Cooperate With Trump?
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Sept. 13 2017 5:11 PMThe Russia Investigation Is Back, Baby! Here’s the Latest.
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Sept. 11 2017 4:56 PMTony Romo’s Debut Introduces Exciting Possibility That Football Commentators Don’t Have to Be Terrible
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Sept. 8 2017 4:43 PMToday’s Impeach-O-Meter: Trump Is a Democrat Now Edition
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Sept. 8 2017 11:50 AMLimbaugh Argues Hurricane Forecasts Are Liberal Conspiracies, Is Evacuating Because of Hurricane
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Sept. 6 2017 5:14 PMToday’s Impeach-O-Meter: Facebook Sold 2016 Election Ads to Russian Trolls

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