Justin Elliott

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Justin Elliott is a reporter for ProPbulica. He is a former reporter for Salon.

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If you make less than $66,000 a year, you can use a tax preparer like TurboTax or H&R Block for free.

TurboTax’s hidden free filing option, and the complexities of the U.S. tax system

If you make less than $66,000 a year, you can use a tax preparer like TurboTax or H&R Block for free.

from Press Play with Madeleine Brand

Sheldon Adelson is a billionaire casino magnate and a mega donor to the Republican party.

How Trump may have helped Sheldon Adelson

Sheldon Adelson is a billionaire casino magnate and a mega donor to the Republican party.

from Press Play with Madeleine Brand

Donald Trump promised to "drain the swamp" in Washington, but critics say he's creating a new swamp of potential conflicts of interest.

Will Washington become a kleptocracy?

Donald Trump promised to "drain the swamp" in Washington, but critics say he's creating a new swamp of potential conflicts of interest.

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