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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July 27 2017 4:00 PMThe Nickname “Reince Penis” Is Now Part of the Public Record
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July 27 2017 12:36 PMScaramucci Denies Reporting Priebus to FBI, Cites Joe Paterno, Vows to “Inject” Trump Into America
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July 26 2017 11:22 AMExpelling Transgender Troops Is a Clever Way to Motivate Bigoted Midwest Voters, White House Explains
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July 25 2017 3:35 PMSenate Republicans Pass “Motion to Proceed” on Affordable Care Act Repeal
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July 24 2017 5:18 PMToday’s Impeach-O-Meter: Completely Winging It on Health Care Edition
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July 21 2017 5:12 PMTrump Impeach-O-Meter: Mooch Madness Edition
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July 21 2017 1:02 PMSean Spicer Resigns Over Hiring of Loudmouth Wall Street Creep to Be His Boss
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July 20 2017 4:49 PMToday’s Impeach-O-Meter: “Better Skills, Better Jobs” Is Not a Good Democratic Slogan
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July 19 2017 5:18 PMToday's Impeach-O-Meter: The Joke of Calling This a Zombie Bill Has Been Beaten to Death Like a Zombie
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July 18 2017 1:33 PMDonald Trump Jr. Meeting Also Included Accused Money Launderer Who Was Born in Soviet Union
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July 14 2017 5:45 PMToday's Impeach-O-Meter: There Was No Collusion With Spies Besides the Meeting With an Accused Spy
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July 13 2017 4:58 PMToday's Impeach-O-Meter: Most Americans Already Know Trump Is Not Great
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July 12 2017 3:40 PMWhat Does Donald Trump Jr.’s Sleazy Meeting Actually Mean for the Future of the Trump Presidency?
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July 11 2017 12:07 PMDonald Trump Jr. Accepted “Support for Mr. Trump” From “Russian Government,” Emails Show
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July 10 2017 5:27 PMToday’s Impeach-O-Meter: Trump Campaign Chief Met With Russian Who Promised Dirt on Clinton
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July 27 2017 2:44 PMBoy Scouts Apologize for President
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July 26 2017 6:44 PMToday’s Impeach-O-Meter: Governing via Random Twitter Declarations May Not Be the Best Way to Govern
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July 25 2017 5:20 PMToday’s Impeach-O-Meter: Trump Takes Revenge on His Political Allies and Voters, for Some Reason
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July 25 2017 1:02 PMEven Trump’s Allies Are Freaked Out by the Way He’s Humiliating Jeff Sessions
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July 24 2017 3:08 PMDemocrats Announce Plan to Campaign Against Cable Companies, Airlines, and Other Things Everyone Hates
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July 21 2017 4:57 PMBlind Side Coach Resigns Over Scandal Involving Escorts, Bongs, and Man Named Houston Nutt
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July 20 2017 8:48 PMMaybe What Russia Wants From Trump Is Permission to Launder Its Dirty Money
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July 20 2017 11:02 AMTrump Asserts in New York Times Interview That Some Health Insurance Costs $1 a Month
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July 18 2017 4:54 PMToday’s Impeach-O-Meter: What if We Used the Russian Money Laundering to Pay for Health Care?
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July 18 2017 11:58 AMGOP Promises That Obamacare Alternative It’s Been Working On Since 2009 Will Be Ready by 2019
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July 14 2017 11:09 AMThe Lawyer In Charge of Protecting Trump From His Worst Impulses Has Some Impulse Control Issues Himself
Assessment
July 13 2017 4:23 PMThe Wasted Mind of Ben SasseThe Nebraska senator has urgent, persuasive ideas for saving American politics. Why won’t he act on them?
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July 11 2017 5:26 PMToday's Impeach-O-Meter: Wow!
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July 11 2017 11:28 AMTimes Columnist Says Confusing Sandwich Menus, Not Structural Inequality, Killed the American Dream
Hang Up And Listen
July 10 2017 4:51 PMHang Up and Listen: The Best Bad Guy You Can Be EditionSlate’s sports podcast talks to the pro wrestler the Progressive Liberal. Also: Fox Sports after Jamie Horowitz, and NBA free agency.

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