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.

from To the Point

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Today, on All The President’s Jawyers...

from LRC Presents: All the President's Lawyers

For months, House Speaker Nancy Pelosi resisted the mounting calls from her caucus to start impeachment proceedings.

from Press Play with Madeleine Brand

... there's a lot to discuss after last night's Democratic presidential debate.

from Left, Right & Center

Lots of news this week.

from Left, Right & Center

A bone-chilling documentary about Roy Cohn, Donald Trump’s mentor, reveals the all-American evil that brought us modern-day politics.

from Scheer Intelligence

The bill sent Uber and Lyft scrambling, and it might reshape business in the entertainment industry.

from KCRW Features

Absolute immunity, executive privilege, crony privilege?

from LRC Presents: All the President's Lawyers

A cartoon on the cover of the Economist says it all: leaders of the world’s two foremost democracies are scrambling to hold on. President Trump is faced with the possibility of impeachment. In the interests of Brexit, Boris Johnson is accused of lying to the Queen and defying Parliament. In both countries, voters are losing trust not just in their elected leaders but in their governments. The UK and the US aren’t alone, as the ideals of western democracy are being challenged by demagogues in other parts of the world.

from To the Point

“Midnight Traveler” tells the harrowing story of Afghani director Hassan Fazili and his family’s displacement as filmed on their cell phones.

from Scheer Intelligence