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Slate
Bill Clinton’s Last Great Victory Is the Reason Hillary Gets Hammered on Trade Todaysince nothing, as far as they could tell, would fundamentally change about the
Bill Clinton’s Last Great Victory Is the Reason Hillary Gets Hammered on Trade Today
Slate / Posted yesterday
since nothing, as far as they could tell, would fundamentally change about the U.S. and China’s trade relationship. Paul Krugman, who was pro-normalization, and would go on to win a Nobel Prize in economics for his work on trade, spoke for... Read more
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Market Watch
What Trump and Clinton won’t tell you: Your taxes will have to go uplikelihood of a financial crisis, according to CBO. For the “What, Me Worry” s
What Trump and Clinton won’t tell you: Your taxes will have to go up
Market Watch / Posted yesterday
likelihood of a financial crisis, according to CBO. For the “What, Me Worry” school, including New York Times columnist Paul Krugman, the U.S. should borrow merely because it’s cheap to do so — and hope for some positive Keynesian spending... Read more
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The Hill
Democrats target Libertarian ticketlead to a Trump presidency. “I’d like to make a plea to young Americans: your
Democrats target Libertarian ticket
The Hill / Posted yesterday
lead to a Trump presidency. “I’d like to make a plea to young Americans: your vote matters, so please take it seriously,” Paul Krugman wrote in a Libertarian takedown in The New York Times last week. In many cases, young voters and independents... Read more
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Yahoo Sports
There Is Probably No Way for Hillary Clinton to Win This DebateAfter the debate, in which Bush was plainly out of his depth on a number of iss
There Is Probably No Way for Hillary Clinton to Win This Debate
Yahoo Sports / Posted 2 days ago
After the debate, in which Bush was plainly out of his depth on a number of issues, including his own tax plan, for which Paul Krugman charbroiled him in real time, the analysis was a disgrace. Gore was mocked for saying that he would keep Social... Read more
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Rutland Herald
Progressive family valuesthat there aren�t big new ideas in this campaign simply isn�t paying attention.
Progressive family values
Rutland Herald / Posted 2 days ago
that there aren�t big new ideas in this campaign simply isn�t paying attention. One candidate, at least, has ideas that would make a big, positive difference to millions of American families. Paul Krugman is a columnist for The New Y... Read more
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Business Standard India
Paul Krugman: Progressive family valuesChild care economics is in some ways like health economics. We can't trust unre
Paul Krugman: Progressive family values
Business Standard India / Posted 3 days ago
Child care economics is in some ways like health economics. We can't trust unregulated markets to deliver a decent outcomeChild care economics is in some ways like health economics. We can't trust unregulated... Read more
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Naked Capitalism
Rethinking Macroeconomic Theory Before the Next Crisisto be learned from the financial crisis were that ‘Minsky was basically right’
Rethinking Macroeconomic Theory Before the Next Crisis
Naked Capitalism / Posted 3 days ago
to be learned from the financial crisis were that ‘Minsky was basically right’ and ‘self-regulation is oxymoronic’. As to Paul Krugman, it is well known that he has repeatedly affirmed that the old IS/LM Keynesian model provided more insights than... Read more
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The Atlantic
Why 'Theater Criticism' of Campaigns Is Essential“theater criticism—an analysis of how the remarks look, how they might play wit
Why 'Theater Criticism' of Campaigns Is Essential
The Atlantic / Posted 3 days ago
“theater criticism—an analysis of how the remarks look, how they might play with a broader audience.” And last Friday, Paul Krugman excoriated campaign reporters for “abdicating responsibility for fact-checking entirely, and replacing it with... Read more
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News 24 South Africa
Memo to student protest leadersin the everyday economy of South Africa if they were spared the burden of tuiti
Memo to student protest leaders
News 24 South Africa / Posted 3 days ago
in the everyday economy of South Africa if they were spared the burden of tuition fees. Nobel prize winning economist Paul Krugman has argued that this can serve as a way to stimulate an economy. Now, what is my memo to the student protest... Read more
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Lifehacker Australia
17 Science Fiction Books That Forever Changed The Genrepioneer Marvin Minsky classified Asimov “among the finest of modern philosopher
17 Science Fiction Books That Forever Changed The Genre
Lifehacker Australia / Posted 4 days ago
pioneer Marvin Minsky classified Asimov “among the finest of modern philosophers,” and Nobel-prize-winning economist Paul Krugman describesFoundation as his version of Atlas Shrugged, “I didn’t grow up wanting to be a square-jawed... Read more
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The Irish Times
Budget plan to help first-time buyers will backfire, warns economista wild 26 per cent swing in the State’s headline rate of GDP, prompting the “le
Budget plan to help first-time buyers will backfire, warns economist
The Irish Times / Posted 5 days ago
a wild 26 per cent swing in the State’s headline rate of GDP, prompting the “leprechaun economics” jibe from US economist Paul Krugman. By including IP assets as part of the capital stock, in other words what is produced here in Ireland, the true... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
The lying gamesimply do their job, which is to report the facts. It may not be easy--but doin
The lying game
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 5 days ago
simply do their job, which is to report the facts. It may not be easy--but doing the right thing rarely is. ------------v------------ Paul Krugman, who won the 2008 Nobel Prize in economics, writes for the New York Times. Editorial on 09/2... Read more
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Rutland Herald
The lying gameas expected. Again, I�m not calling on the news media to take sides; journalis
The lying game
Rutland Herald / Posted 5 days ago
as expected. Again, I�m not calling on the news media to take sides; journalists should simply do their job, which is to report the facts. It may not be easy � but doing the right thing rarely is. Paul Krugman is a columnist for The New York Ti... Read more
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Arkansas Times
Arkansas Times Recommends: The Think Editionof the cultural left. And sometimes, disturbingly, I see exactly where he’s com
Arkansas Times Recommends: The Think Edition
Arkansas Times / Posted 6 days ago
of the cultural left. And sometimes, disturbingly, I see exactly where he’s coming from. Although I find the politics of Paul Krugman and Maureen Dowd much more sympathetic, they’re far less stimulating to read. In part that’s because Douthat is... Read more
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Calculated Risk
Unemployment and Wages: "A Dirty Little Secret"can allow them to keep wages down, and thus keep a larger share of the output o
Unemployment and Wages: "A Dirty Little Secret"
Calculated Risk / Posted 6 days ago
can allow them to keep wages down, and thus keep a larger share of the output of their workers for themselves. And from Paul Krugman in 2013: The Plight of the Employed And may I suggest that employers, although they’ll never say so in public,... Read more
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The Irish Times
EU contribution hike for Ireland unlikely, says Brian HayesIreland’s headline rate of economic growth last year, which was revised up to 2
EU contribution hike for Ireland unlikely, says Brian Hayes
The Irish Times / Posted 6 days ago
Ireland’s headline rate of economic growth last year, which was revised up to 26 per cent. Nobel Prize-winning economist Paul Krugman famously said the explosive Irish economic growth figures were best summed up as “leprechaun... Read more
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The Irish Times
Brian Hayes: Ireland won’t face extra €280m EU budget contributionIreland’s headline rate of economic growth last year, which was revised up to 2
Brian Hayes: Ireland won’t face extra €280m EU budget contribution
The Irish Times / Posted 6 days ago
Ireland’s headline rate of economic growth last year, which was revised up to 26 per cent. Nobel Prize-winning economist Paul Krugman famously said the explosive Irish economic growth figures were best summed up as “leprechaun... Read more
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The Washington Times
Liberals say media is failing because public still supports Donald Trumplater, ran an editorial about Mr. Trump’s campaign dubbed: “This is how fascism
Liberals say media is failing because public still supports Donald Trump
The Washington Times / Posted 6 days ago
later, ran an editorial about Mr. Trump’s campaign dubbed: “This is how fascism comes to America.” Still, liberal writer Paul Krugman, in The New York Times, thinks the media is objectively pro-Trump. “It’s not even false equivalence: compare... Read more
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The New Statesman
The law is finally protecting renters from rogue landlords - now enforce itthere has been a revival of left-wing ideas and he cited the ­influence of Thom
The law is finally protecting renters from rogue landlords - now enforce it
The New Statesman / Posted 6 days ago
there has been a revival of left-wing ideas and he cited the ­influence of Thomas Piketty, Joseph Stiglitz, Jeffrey Sachs, Paul Krugman and Harvard’s Dani Rodrik. “These guys are making the running. Another phenomenon is that people on the right... Read more
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Rutland Herald
Vote as if it mattersshowing restraint out of respect for all those libertarian votes? Your vote ma
Vote as if it matters
Rutland Herald / Posted 7 days ago
showing restraint out of respect for all those libertarian votes? Your vote matters, and you should act accordingly � which means thinking seriously about what you want to see happen to America. Paul Krugman is a columnist for The New York... Read more
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Raw Story
Something momentous happened with the media — and things may never be the same for Donald Trumpout on his serial falsehoods, he wrote that Trump was expected to admit his bir
Something momentous happened with the media — and things may never be the same for Donald Trump
Raw Story / Posted 8 days ago
out on his serial falsehoods, he wrote that Trump was expected to admit his birther campaign was a “lie.” Times columnist Paul Krugman took notice in his blog on Saturday, remarking that after giving Trump pretty much a free pass, “the print media... Read more
9d
Zero Hedge
A Messaging Tip For The Donald: It's The Fed, Stupid!Trump tax plan amounts to a 1.3% cut for the middle class and 16% cut for the t
A Messaging Tip For The Donald: It's The Fed, Stupid!
Zero Hedge / Posted 9 days ago
Trump tax plan amounts to a 1.3% cut for the middle class and 16% cut for the top one percent. No, we are not channeling Paul Krugman or Professor Piketty. In principle, lower income taxes are better than higher taxes and deliberate... Read more
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Newsmax
A Tip for the Donald: It's the Fed, Stupid!Trump tax plan amounts to a 1.3% cut for the middle class and 16% cut for the t
A Tip for the Donald: It's the Fed, Stupid!
Newsmax / Posted 9 days ago
Trump tax plan amounts to a 1.3% cut for the middle class and 16% cut for the top one percent. No, we are not channeling Paul Krugman or Professor Piketty. In principle, lower income taxes are better than higher taxes and deliberate... Read more
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Zero Hedge
Is There A Global War Coming?spasming frame hovering over the red button may be, we've also got the financia
Is There A Global War Coming?
Zero Hedge / Posted 9 days ago
spasming frame hovering over the red button may be, we've also got the financial "elites" to contend with. Men such as Paul Krugman who I'm sure was hiding behind the sofa when they passed out brains. A few weeks ago, when discussing... Read more
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The New Yorker
President Trump’s First Termis this should be your stimulus to the economy—do this in the first hundred day
President Trump’s First Term
The New Yorker / Posted 10 days ago
is this should be your stimulus to the economy—do this in the first hundred days.” Economists’ reactions have been mixed. Paul Krugman, the left-leaning Nobel laureate, argued that the supply-side argument was refuted by a basic fact: job growth... Read more
10d
CBS News
Commentary: Stop caring so much about candidates' policiesare to look at what he or she has actually done, and what policies he or she is
Commentary: Stop caring so much about candidates' policies
CBS News / Posted 10 days ago
are to look at what he or she has actually done, and what policies he or she is proposing,” opined The New York Times’ Paul Krugman in a much-discussed column earlier this month. “Under the rules of this reality series which media consumers... Read more
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Daily Maverick
Report: Trump’s Ascent – Friday January 20, 2017positions. Trump’s national security adviser was still in play, as were every o
Report: Trump’s Ascent – Friday January 20, 2017
Daily Maverick / Posted 10 days ago
positions. Trump’s national security adviser was still in play, as were every one of the key economic positions. Columnist Paul Krugman noted acerbically: “By now even a Trump administration should have been able to identify a group of experienced... Read more
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OregonLive.com
Rent control is not the answer; basic economics isnoble goal, but controlling rents is not the right answer. Economists on both s
Rent control is not the answer; basic economics is
OregonLive.com / Posted 11 days ago
noble goal, but controlling rents is not the right answer. Economists on both sides of the political spectrum agree — from Paul Krugman to Milton Friedman. Both of these Nobel laureates understood that the net result of rent stabilization is a... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Let's stop arguing about energy jobsincluding and especially energy supply, using less labor--in a word, "productiv
Let's stop arguing about energy jobs
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 11 days ago
including and especially energy supply, using less labor--in a word, "productivity." Nobel Prize-winning economist Paul Krugman put it well: "Productivity isn't everything, but in the long run it is almost everything." It's actually a good... Read more
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Manila Bulletin
17th World Knowledge Forum to open on Oct. 11 in Seoulof Israel’s Mossad intelligence agency Meir Dagan, Microsoft Corporation founde
17th World Knowledge Forum to open on Oct. 11 in Seoul
Manila Bulletin / Posted 11 days ago
of Israel’s Mossad intelligence agency Meir Dagan, Microsoft Corporation founder Bill Gates, Princeton University Professor Paul Krugman, and Harvard University Professor Greg Mankiw. Foreigners living outside of Korea who wish to attend the 17th... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Trickle-up economicstwo years. Still, progressive policies have worked, and the critics of those po
Trickle-up economics
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 12 days ago
two years. Still, progressive policies have worked, and the critics of those policies have been proved wrong. ------------v------------ Paul Krugman, who won the 2008 Nobel Prize in economics, writes for the New York Times. Editorial on 09/17/... Read more
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Rutland Herald
Obama’s trickle-up economicsand Republican opposition hamstrung the administration�s economic policy after
Obama’s trickle-up economics
Rutland Herald / Posted 12 days ago
and Republican opposition hamstrung the administration�s economic policy after the first two years. Still, progressive policies have worked, and the critics of those policies have been proved wrong. Paul Krugman is a columnist for The New York Tim... Read more
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Zero Hedge
Infrastructure Spending Does Not "Grow The Economy"in his article “The Fallacy of the ‘Public Sector.’” Below I seek to summarize,
Infrastructure Spending Does Not "Grow The Economy"
Zero Hedge / Posted 13 days ago
in his article “The Fallacy of the ‘Public Sector.’” Below I seek to summarize, in simple terms that even Donald Trump and Paul Krugman can understand: there is no such thing as the Infrastructure Fairy that takes government spending and magically... Read more
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Raw Story
Paul Krugman destroys the media myth that Trump voters have economic anxiety: It’s about raceNobel-winning economist Paul Krugman shot down the idea on Thursday that Donald
Paul Krugman destroys the media myth that Trump voters have economic anxiety: It’s about race
Raw Story / Posted 14 days ago
Nobel-winning economist Paul Krugman shot down the idea on Thursday that Donald Trump’s supporters are motivated by economic concerns. “Ultimately, it’s about race,” he told CNN’s Christiane Amanpour. “You cannot understand anything that’s happening... Read more
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The Irish Times
Leprechaun economics so over: normal growth rate returnsby 26 per cent last year. Confidence in the Irish statistics had been undermin
Leprechaun economics so over: normal growth rate returns
The Irish Times / Posted 15 days ago
by 26 per cent last year. Confidence in the Irish statistics had been undermined by those revisions, with US economist Paul Krugman coining the phrase “leprechaun economics”. The focus on Ireland has also been reinforced by the controversy... Read more
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The Atlantic
Why So Few American Economists Are Studying Inequalitythe American intellectual milieu was such that it wasn’t a natural direction to
Why So Few American Economists Are Studying Inequality
The Atlantic / Posted 16 days ago
the American intellectual milieu was such that it wasn’t a natural direction to pursue further,” DeLong said. The economist Paul Krugman has written extensively about income inequality in The New York Times and elsewhere, but his research has... Read more
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Rutland Herald
Thugs and kissesand his conquests, such as they are, are fairly pitiful. What he has done, howe
Thugs and kisses
Rutland Herald / Posted 16 days ago
and his conquests, such as they are, are fairly pitiful. What he has done, however, is crush his domestic rivals: Oppose the Putin regime, and you�re likely to end up imprisoned or dead. Strong! Paul Krugman is a columnist for The New York... Read more
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FOX News
Clinton raising money on media 'bias,' a new rallying cry on the leftcan use it to “hold Trump’s feet to the fire.” A similar line of argument is b
Clinton raising money on media 'bias,' a new rallying cry on the left
FOX News / Posted 17 days ago
can use it to “hold Trump’s feet to the fire.” A similar line of argument is being offered by New York Times columnist Paul Krugman, who says he knew his piece would tick off journalists. He writes of Trump: “It’s hard to escape the impression... Read more
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FOX News
Clinton raising money on media 'bias,' a new rallying cry on the leftcan use it to “hold Trump’s feet to the fire.” A similar line of argument is b
Clinton raising money on media 'bias,' a new rallying cry on the left
FOX News / Posted 17 days ago
can use it to “hold Trump’s feet to the fire.” A similar line of argument is being offered by New York Times columnist Paul Krugman, who says he knew his piece would tick off journalists. He writes of Trump: “It’s hard to escape the impression... Read more
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Orange County Register
Is America great? Compared to what?too, it appears, is a born-again exceptionalist. So, too, is the case with the
Is America great? Compared to what?
Orange County Register / Posted 18 days ago
too, it appears, is a born-again exceptionalist. So, too, is the case with the loyal followers. New York Times columnist Paul Krugman once asked Americans “to learn from Europe,” until, waking up to the reality of the European Union’s decline and... Read more
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The Hill
Trump, Clinton battle over media biasis eager to take her down. “We have the presumption that anything Hillary Clin
Trump, Clinton battle over media bias
The Hill / Posted 19 days ago
is eager to take her down. “We have the presumption that anything Hillary Clinton does must be corrupt,” liberal economist Paul Krugman wrote this week at the New York Times.At her press conference on Thursday, Clinton said she’s used to living... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Hillary gets Goredvolumes today. Focus on the facts. America and the world can't afford another
Hillary gets Gored
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 19 days ago
volumes today. Focus on the facts. America and the world can't afford another election tipped by innuendo. ------------v------------ Paul Krugman, who won the 2008 Nobel Prize in economics, writes for the New York Times. Editorial on 09/1... Read more
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Rutland Herald
The ‘big liar’ techniquemeanwhile, if the question is whether Trump can really get away with his big li
The ‘big liar’ technique
Rutland Herald / Posted 19 days ago
meanwhile, if the question is whether Trump can really get away with his big liar routine, the evidence from Wednesday night suggests a disheartening answer: Unless something changes, yes, he can. Paul Krugman is a columnist for The New York T... Read more
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The Hill
Debate moderators face perilous taskvexing than armchair critics acknowledge. Lauer took flak from other well-know
Debate moderators face perilous task
The Hill / Posted 20 days ago
vexing than armchair critics acknowledge. Lauer took flak from other well-known journalists, including the New York Times’ Paul Krugman, for refusing to push back on Trump’s Iraq war claim. But back in 2012, CNN’s Candy Crowley received... Read more
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Daily Mail
Donald Trump taunts Clinton campaign after NBC town halland I mean everyone, knew this would happen. And Matt Lauer didn't have a follo
Donald Trump taunts Clinton campaign after NBC town hall
Daily Mail / Posted 20 days ago
and I mean everyone, knew this would happen. And Matt Lauer didn't have a followup planned?' wrote political columnist Paul Krugman. Glenn Kessler, the chief fact checker at The Washington Post, posted a link to NBC's check of Trump's claim... Read more
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The Alliance Review
Lauer's rough night increases pressure on debate moderatorsevidence of him supporting the war in a 2002 interview. "Everyone, and I mean
Lauer's rough night increases pressure on debate moderators
The Alliance Review / Posted 20 days ago
evidence of him supporting the war in a 2002 interview. "Everyone, and I mean everyone, knew this would happen," tweeted Paul Krugman, columnist for The New York Times. "And Matt Lauer didn't have a followup planned?" The NBC "Today" show host... Read more
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The Washington Times
Lauer’s rough night increases pressure on debate moderatorsevidence of him supporting the war in a 2002 interview. “Everyone, and I mean
Lauer’s rough night increases pressure on debate moderators
The Washington Times / Posted 20 days ago
evidence of him supporting the war in a 2002 interview. “Everyone, and I mean everyone, knew this would happen,” tweeted Paul Krugman, columnist for The New York Times. “And Matt Lauer didn’t have a followup planned?” The NBC “Today” show host... Read more
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Daily Mail
Clinton camp raises money off Matt Lauer 'failure' to challenge Trumpand I mean everyone, knew this would happen. And Matt Lauer didn't have a follo
Clinton camp raises money off Matt Lauer 'failure' to challenge Trump
Daily Mail / Posted 21 days ago
and I mean everyone, knew this would happen. And Matt Lauer didn't have a followup planned?' wrote political columnist Paul Krugman. Glenn Kessler, the chief fact checker at The Washington Post, posted a link to NBC's check of Trump's claim... Read more
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WLOX-TV Biloxi
Lauer's rough night increases pressure on debate moderatorsevidence of him supporting the war in a 2002 interview. "Everyone, and I mean
Lauer's rough night increases pressure on debate moderators
WLOX-TV Biloxi / Posted 21 days ago
evidence of him supporting the war in a 2002 interview. "Everyone, and I mean everyone, knew this would happen," tweeted Paul Krugman, columnist for The New York Times. "And Matt Lauer didn't have a followup planned?" The NBC "Today" show host... Read more
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WLBT 3 Jackson
Lauer's rough night increases pressure on debate moderatorsevidence of him supporting the war in a 2002 interview. "Everyone, and I mean
Lauer's rough night increases pressure on debate moderators
WLBT 3 Jackson / Posted 21 days ago
evidence of him supporting the war in a 2002 interview. "Everyone, and I mean everyone, knew this would happen," tweeted Paul Krugman, columnist for The New York Times. "And Matt Lauer didn't have a followup planned?" The NBC "Today" show host... Read more
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