Nathaniel Rakich

elections analyst for FiveThirtyEight

elections analyst for FiveThirtyEight

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There has been an arrest in the attempted bombings of President Trump's opponents and critics: a 56-year-old resident of South Florida.

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There has been an arrest in the attempted bombings of President Trump's opponents and critics: a 56-year-old resident of South Florida.

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