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Paul Waldman

Washington Post

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  • Salt Lake Tribune
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Recent articles by Paul:

Happy Hour Roundup

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Sanders might actually be the Democratic nominee. Nobody knows if he’s electable.

But the oppo dump is on its way. → Read More

Why every vulnerable GOP senator will stick by Trump

There is no middle way, and no alternative. → Read More

Happy Hour Roundup

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Are candidates responsible for their worst supporters?

On deplorables and Bernie Bros. → Read More

From torture to Trump, Republicans no longer even pretend they have principles

Bush's torture program, Trump's impeachment, and the GOP's long moral descent. → Read More

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The Supreme Court saves Republicans from themselves

The health-care system will not be destroyed before the election. → Read More

Trump rewrites the playbook on scandal management: Coverups are good

"It's not the crime, it's the coverup"? Not anymore. → Read More

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Which Democrat is most committed to protecting Social Security?

Joe Biden's past on the issue is sketchy, but all the candidates are in the same place now. → Read More

The White House doubles down on its dumbest impeachment defense

If you only care what Fox News viewers think, why bother arguing the facts or the law? → Read More

Welcome to the Season of Micro-Controversies

Watch what the candidates do, not (just) what they say. → Read More

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There are no heroes in the Trump administration

Not even those who stood up to him. → Read More

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Trump has drained away our ability to hold him accountable

The sheer weight of Trump's lies and corruption makes any one outrage seem smaller. → Read More

The GAO just said Trump broke the law. It’s another reason impeachment was necessary.

And it's more than just a technical violation. → Read More

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Why Trump can’t stop talking about dishwashers

And toilets, and showers, and light bulbs. It's the "Build the wall!" of 2020. → Read More