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Tired: Medicare for All transition plans Wired: Beginning Lisa Murkowski to vote to confirm your HHS Secretary — PolitiTweet.org

Published Nov. 15, 2019 Deleted Just a Typo
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The two kinds of school integration opponents — those who haven’t mastered the art of the euphemism and those who have on full display here in @DanaGoldstein’s reporting. https://t.co/YU2aTgKc0Z — PolitiTweet.org

Published Nov. 15, 2019 Deleted Just a Typo
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Another one for the cancellation files. https://t.co/FJzYHiIeEb — PolitiTweet.org

Published Nov. 14, 2019 Deleted
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@joshtpm You mean the guy who blew the lid off this scandal in the first place :) — PolitiTweet.org

Published Nov. 13, 2019 Deleted
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In 2008, Mark Pryor ran unopposed for reelection in the Arkansas senate race. In 2014, he lost 56-40 to Tom Cotton. In 2020, Cotton is running opposed for reelection. — PolitiTweet.org

Published Nov. 13, 2019 Deleted Just a Typo
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I always enjoy recording with @DLind and @cjane87 on a criminal justice topic, but it’s one of the only contexts in which I end up being the tough on crime person. — PolitiTweet.org

Published Nov. 12, 2019 Deleted Just a Typo
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@conorsen I think that’s a credible estimate in line with Catalist’s numbers from 2018 & 2016. https://t.co/ZDA2OCjJc8 https://t.co/okH6zHRrAh — PolitiTweet.org

Published Nov. 12, 2019 Deleted
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RT @esoltas: We can do better than this. How about Inspect for America? Harvard Law's best and brightest spend a year on the IRS's understa… — PolitiTweet.org

Published Nov. 11, 2019 Retweet Deleted
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Failures of the Obama era. https://t.co/Jf9jAU2KFK — PolitiTweet.org

Published Nov. 11, 2019 Deleted
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RT @bendreyfuss: It’s funny that don Jr needed a safe space after attacking the free speech of TPUSA snowflakes who think they’re special a… — PolitiTweet.org

Published Nov. 11, 2019 Retweet Deleted
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RT @alpert: DC's preservation office understands that yes, we have to preserve our planet! They will now let people have solar panels facin… — PolitiTweet.org

Published Nov. 9, 2019 Retweet Deleted
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“It’ll be like Iraq, but for Mexico” https://t.co/tCtq7ogP0Z — PolitiTweet.org

Published Nov. 7, 2019 Deleted
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RT @karavoght: EXCLUSIVE: @KamalaHarris has a new a bill to stretch the school day from 8 am to 6 pm. The shift intends to fix the misalig… — PolitiTweet.org

Published Nov. 6, 2019 Retweet Deleted
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It’s time for fans of gangster movies and fans of superhero movies to unite against the common enemy of television shows. — PolitiTweet.org

Published Nov. 5, 2019 Deleted Just a Typo
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RT @kwcollins: And if your response is “I’ll just mobilize all the unlikely voters who agree with me on all issues”, check your data. Ideol… — PolitiTweet.org

Published Nov. 5, 2019 Retweet Deleted
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Enjoyed by two weeks on the Nats bandwagon but ready to move on. https://t.co/Q85saZCGyp — PolitiTweet.org

Published Nov. 4, 2019 Deleted
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RT @sommermathis: As a massive @Nationals fan, I am also deeply concerned about the silence from the rest of the team on their White House… — PolitiTweet.org

Published Nov. 3, 2019 Retweet Deleted
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RT @TaylorLorenz: A group of ppl have come together to launch “Warren’s Meme Team” to support her by making meme templates and viral conten… — PolitiTweet.org

Published Nov. 3, 2019 Retweet Deleted
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RT @JHWeissmann: The Zoomers and the Millennials might be the first consecutive generations that fundamentally get along in a long while, t… — PolitiTweet.org

Published Oct. 29, 2019 Retweet Deleted
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New Testament : Old Testament :: First Blood : Rambo 2 — PolitiTweet.org

Published Oct. 29, 2019 Deleted Just a Typo
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Why are publicly owned utilities more common in conservative states and investor owned ones more common in the liberal ones? — PolitiTweet.org

Published Oct. 29, 2019 Deleted
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It seems like the logic of the case for the wealth tax is that it should offset existing regressive taxes, whereas the logic of what left-wing Democrats want to do is try to find a pay-for to finance a larger welfare state. That changes the calculus in a couple of ways. — PolitiTweet.org

Published Oct. 27, 2019 Deleted Just a Typo
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I mean, it’s the part where Democrats have been running the state government for years and have not addressed whatever the problem with the utility is. — PolitiTweet.org

Published Oct. 25, 2019 Deleted
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Current cost-sharing in the United States is so incredibly high that it’s really easy to offer everyone a better deal on cost-sharing without going all the way to zero. Would reduce sticker price and you cold always push for more changes later. — PolitiTweet.org

Published Oct. 25, 2019 Deleted Just a Typo
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1) Single-payer health care is a good idea. 2) The most politically palatable way of achieving it is through a buy-in mechanism. 3) Total breakdown of trust in progressive politics leads to a perverse outcome where (2) is not-implausibly read as disagreement with (1). — PolitiTweet.org

Published Oct. 24, 2019 Deleted
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RT @DanLehner1: Sirota getting Mad Online at a tweet calling him a bad hire, which he pulled from a thread that’s actually *very compliment… — PolitiTweet.org

Published Oct. 22, 2019 Retweet Deleted
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I do agree that in some ways the focus on the “emoluments” issue is misguided. Trump using his clubs & hotels to collect bribes from domestic sources is bad too. — PolitiTweet.org

Published Oct. 21, 2019 Deleted
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I’m always here for internet/gutenberg analogies like the one @benthompson lands on. But the printing press didn’t have strong network effects that allowed Gutenberg to personally obtain a dominant position in publishing. https://t.co/0gDvgf58fZ https://t.co/psyxQKUv9i — PolitiTweet.org

Published Oct. 21, 2019 Deleted
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It’s interesting that the geographical pattern of occupational licensing regulations has no particularly clear partisan or ideological driver. — PolitiTweet.org

Published Oct. 21, 2019 Deleted
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RT @davidshor: The idea that Trump won by abandoning persuading moderates and firing up his base is empirical statement that’s totally back… — PolitiTweet.org

Published Oct. 20, 2019 Retweet Deleted