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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May 4 2017 3:57 PMReince Priebus’ Football Metaphor Was Basically Fine, It Turns Out
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May 4 2017 2:20 PMObamacare Repeal Passes House
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May 4 2017 10:34 AMRepublican Bill Still Exempts Republicans in Congress From Repeal of Obamacare Protection (Updated)
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May 3 2017 12:55 PMHuma Abedin Apparently Forwarded Classified Emails to Anthony Weiner So He Could Print Them for Hillary
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May 2 2017 1:45 PMIs Jared Kushner a Paid Protester? Because It Turns Out He's Gotten a Bunch of Money From George Soros.
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May 1 2017 11:53 AM“I Don’t Stand by Anything,” Trump Says Before Kicking Reporter Out of Oval Office
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April 28 2017 12:54 PMArkansas Executed Four Convicts in Eight Days to Beat the Expiration Date on Its Death Drugs
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April 27 2017 11:43 AMTrump Administration Position on Supreme Court Case Suggests Melania Trump Could Be Deported
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April 26 2017 3:27 PMTrump’s Tax Plan Is Basically the Words “I Want to Cut Taxes” Written on a Sheet of Paper
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April 26 2017 10:57 AMThe Most-Overturned Circuit Courts Are Actually in Trump Country
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April 25 2017 4:31 PMReport: Donald Trump Will Propose Enormous, Enormous Tax Cut for People Like Donald Trump
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April 21 2017 5:18 PMThere’s No News Right Now Because Trump Doesn’t Actually Do Anything
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April 19 2017 6:56 PMFox Replaces O’Reilly With Guy Who Thinks It’s Funny to Joke About Ejaculating on a Woman in Work Email
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April 19 2017 10:38 AMAuthorities Say Aaron Hernandez Killed Himself in Jail Last Night, But His Lawyer Suspects Foul Play
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April 18 2017 12:35 PMCleveland Facebook Killer Reported Dead of Self-Inflicted Gunshot Wound After Police Chase in Pennsylvania
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May 4 2017 3:28 PMHere Are the 14 Vulnerable Republican “Yes” AHCA Voters We’ll All Be Watching in 2018
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May 4 2017 11:20 AMA Reminder That Trump’s Health Care Bill Cuts $880 Billion From Coverage He Said He’d Never Cut
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May 3 2017 3:20 PMProtester Convicted of Crime for Laughing Out Loud During Jeff Sessions Hearing
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May 2 2017 9:20 PMTrump Describes Zero Dollars in Border Wall Funding as "Down Payment" on Border Wall
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May 1 2017 8:08 PMTrump Pick for Immigrant Advocacy Job Ran Group With History of Support for Race Science, Forced Abortion
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May 1 2017 10:33 AMTrump Wishes a Slaveholder Could’ve Come in and Resolved the Whole Civil War Thing Before It Started
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April 28 2017 9:42 AMMaybe Obama Is Doing Paid Speeches Because He Thinks Big-Money Special Interests Are Fine
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April 26 2017 4:20 PMWho Had the Better First 100 Days?William Henry Harrison, who died on Day 31, or Donald Trump?
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April 26 2017 1:00 PMRepublicans Continue Painting PR Masterpiece by Trying to Exempt Selves From Obamacare Repeal
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April 25 2017 5:18 PMDerek Jeter and Jeb Bush Are Going to Own a Major League Baseball Team Together
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April 25 2017 12:36 PMMinnesota Native Running for Governor in Virginia Won't Shut Up About Loving Confederate Statues
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April 20 2017 1:15 PMTrump Administration Hasn't Finished, or Started, Russian Hacking Report It Said Would Be Done by Now
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April 19 2017 12:57 PMChaffetz Won't Run for Reelection, Might Run for Governor, Gets to Avoid Trump for a While Either Way
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April 18 2017 5:51 PMNow It’s the Freedom-Fries Crowd’s Turn to Realize That Trump Is Full of Crap
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April 13 2017 4:18 PMPeople Magazine Publishes History's Most Cheerful Headline About Incest and Murder for Hire

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