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Op-Ed columnist, The New York Times

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Sweet![Super wonky RT joke] Hennessey (of Bush 43 White House) sides with Larry Summers on the double-counting in the Trump budget. budget
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It's unusual.
Retweeted by David LeonhardtGood for Senator Corker. Will anything come of it? to send the republicans feedback on healthcare bill:
Retweeted by David Leonhardt"They shouldn’t be tinkering around the edges of a bill that would hurt the middle class & poor, sick & elderly, ch…
Retweeted by David LeonhardtHere's the thing: there are many hundreds more Kushnerville cases than I could even get to in reporting this piece.
Retweeted by David LeonhardtThe Senate could replace health coverage for millions with a tax cut for the wealthy. @DLeonhardt on what we can do:
Retweeted by David Leonhardt @KatieMHill Thanks. Alas.Roger Moore, Who Played James Bond the Longest, Dies at 89
Retweeted by David LeonhardtWEIRD. Senate GOP says 'we won't do anything like terrible House bill' Trump admin budget assumes they pass repeal like House did
Retweeted by David LeonhardtDon't be lulled: The Senate is seriously considering taking away health insurance from millions of Americans.
@wiptopping Thank you!JUST POSTED, EXCLUSIVE: White House Moves to Block Ethics Inquiry Into Ex-Lobbyists on Payroll (FOIA, not a leak)…
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The problem with the "media waited until AF1 was in the air!" conspiracies is that *most* late afternoons this week have brought big scoops.Cocktail hour! CHECK: (1) True, (2) False, (3) True, (4) *Really* False
Retweeted by David LeonhardtFolks, this is from the document that is circulating in government as the official account of the meeting.
Retweeted by David LeonhardtSign o' the times: We believe what Trump tells the Russians more than we believe what Trump tells the American people.
Retweeted by David LeonhardtOur columnist @JamesStewartNYT on becoming a @WashingtonPost subscriber after Monday's Russia scoop
Retweeted by David Leonhardt"I just fired the head of the F.B.I. He was crazy, a real nut job... I faced great pressure because of Russia." under age 30 are fleeing the party. do Roger Ailes' victims feel when they hear @GeraldoRivera ON FOX calling their allegations "crap?" The Murdochs know that's not true
Retweeted by David LeonhardtPrediction: white nationalism isn't going to age well. @POLITICO Playbook: Whatever happened to @VP Mike Pence? The vice president is nowhere to be found these days:…
Retweeted by David LeonhardtHow Jared Kushner personally brokered his father-in-law's arms sale to Saudi Arabia W/@EricSchmittNYT & @mattapuzzo
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Same night, another story - by another Pence embed, this time the talented @ElizLanders - distancing VP from his bo…
Retweeted by David Leonhardt"Trump’s people [had] neither knowledge of nor respect for the independence of the [FBI's's] law enforcement." read @nytimes piece on the devastating impacts the climate crisis has on Antarctica, & projected sea-level rise
Retweeted by David LeonhardtInformative @lawfareblog explainer on the Mueller appointment.
Retweeted by David LeonhardtPence has formed a campaign committee that will allow him to develop his own donor lists... highly unusual for a VP…
Retweeted by David Leonhardt @DanRodricks Have you written fuller version? I'd enjoy reading it if so.This is pretty brutal for Pence. Either he was lying or he was left completely out of the loop as head of the trans…
Retweeted by David LeonhardtMeanwhile this story kind of flew under the radar. Putin financing Trump project through intermediaries
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As I was saying ... day for Dow/S&P since Sept. Worst day for Nasdaq since June/Brexit. @CNBC
Retweeted by David LeonhardtMe. Me me me. @mattwaxman1 Styling.President Erdogan, you would do well to remember that this country is built on free speech, free religion, free press, & freedom to protest.
Retweeted by David LeonhardtLow estimate: 100s of people, right now, all over the world, have access to incriminating info on him, his family, his biz.
Retweeted by David Leonhardt8. None of this is weird conspiracy. This was openly acknowledged by Trump. He rejects legitimacy of FCPA, Money laundering laws.
Retweeted by David Leonhardt5. Money laundering, FCPA violations, and sanctions violations involve, at least, two parties. If Trump is one, the other is a foreign actor
Retweeted by David Leonhardt1. Must not stop with Comey subpoena. Investigators need to subpoena Trump Org financials.
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This is no longer about Trump. We know what he is. It's about Congress and specifically Republicans in Congress. Who are they?
Retweeted by David LeonhardtFun list of current and former WSJers retweeting this. in our story: Trump said to Comey that he should consider putting reporters in prison
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