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Sean Spicer may want to reconsider downplaying ProPublica's credentials

In his briefing Monday, the Press Secretary dismissed ProPublica as just a "left-wing blog." The Pulitzer Prize-winning investigative journalism site took notice and brought the facts.
Robert Maguire Apr 3
.'s doing such a great job tracking the shrinking distance between Trump and his businesses
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Robert Maguire Apr 3
Spicer was just asked about this, referred to Pulitzer Prize-winning as a "left-wing blog"
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Josh Marshall Apr 3
LOL, Spicer says propublica is "left wing blog" ... founded/run by former execs at WSJ (not that there's anything wrong with that!)
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Caroline O. Apr 3
Sean Spicer - the guy who regularly cites Fox News as evidence - just called Pulitzer-prize winning ProPublica a "left wing blog".
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ProPublica Apr 3
1/ So just called us a “left-wing blog.” Since we’re actually in the biz of facts, we figured we’d respond w/ a few...
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ProPublica Apr 3
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2/ was trying to knock our story that Trump’s trust doc was revised to say he can take $ frm biz anytime
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ProPublica Apr 3
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3/ said he’s “not aware of any change in the trust.” And he then said this:
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ProPublica Apr 3
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4/ The Trump trust doc was revised & signed Feb. 10. Here you go, :
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ProPublica Apr 3
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5/ We do no-surprises journalism. We told the Trump Org & WH what we knew and gave them time to explain.They didn’t.
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ProPublica Apr 3
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6/ What we do is hold people in power accountable, no matter who they are, or what names they call us. We do it with facts. Like...
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ProPublica Apr 3
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7/ The fact that Tom Price bought drug company stock same day he pushed policy that could help the company.
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ProPublica Apr 3
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8/ The fact that Trump has quietly installed officials across the government to be his eyes and ears:
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ProPublica Apr 3
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9/ The fact that Jared Kushner isn’t actually separating himself from his business empire:
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ProPublica Apr 3
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10/ Or the fact that 5 top Trump officials have made false statements to Congress:
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ProPublica Apr 3
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11/ And yes, our job always has been and will be holding *all* those in power accountable.
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ProPublica Apr 3
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12/ So, we wrote about fact that Obama caved to big banks and didn’t deliver on his promises to help homeowners:
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ProPublica Apr 3
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13/ We wrote about former Obama officials lobbying to push through a merger that could make flying more miserable:
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ProPublica Apr 3
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14/ And wrote about how Obama was falling short on his own promises to grant pardons.
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ProPublica Apr 3
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15/ So any other facts you’d like to know, ?
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lisa laylock Apr 3
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Jennifer Austin Apr 3
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That moment when realized he opened up the world's eyes to watchdog
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Elyse Toribio Apr 3
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🗣 and if you don't know, now ya know
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Matt Keller Apr 3
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Do not come for unless you are ready for ProPublica to come for you.
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