Caitlin MacNeal

Caitlin MacNeal is a News Writer based in Washington, D.C. Before joining TPM, Caitlin interned and wrote for the Huffington Post, the Sunlight Foundation and Slate. She is a graduate of Georgetown University.

Articles by Caitlin

A Pennsylvania State University fraternity was suspended after police discovered that members were using Facebook to post nude photos of women, Pennsylvania television station WJAC reported on Monday.

WJAC obtained a copy of the search warrant, which claimed that several members of the fraternity were accused of taking photos of women while they were asleep or passed out and posting them to secret Facebook groups.

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Fox News host Megyn Kelly on Monday night said that the State Department is "stonewalling" Fox News' requests for information on former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton's emails.

Fox submitted Freedom of Information Act Requests for two documents last week. "The Kelly File" requested Clinton's OF-109 form, which would have given the State Department access to her classified materials.

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Missouri Lt. Gov. Peter Kinder (R) on Monday said that the U.S. Justice Department is more racist than the St. Louis region and placed blame the Obama administration for the protests following the shooting death of Michael Brown.

NewsmaxTV's Steve Malzberg asked Kinder about the reaction in Ferguson, Mo. to the shooting and said that the Obama administration had acted on the "false premise" of "Hands up, don't shoot."

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Potential 2016 candidate and former Sen. Rick Santorum (R-PA) last week suggested that President Obama is attempting to negotiate a nuclear deal with Iran in order to earn the Nobel Peace Prize he won in 2009.

During an interview on Joe Piscopo's AM970 radio show, "Piscopo In The Morning," Santorum said he was "very thankful" that Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu spoke to Congress about the Iran deal, according to audio posted by Buzzfeed News.

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Sen. Marco Rubio (R-FL) and former Rep. David Rivera (R-FL) have put the troubled Florida house they co-own on the market for less than they originally paid for it, according to a Politico report.

The house has been a source of embarrassment for Rubio since he purchased it with Rivera in 2005 while they both served in the Florida state legislature. The home faced potential foreclosure during Rubio's 2010 Senate bid, and was then flooded during a tropical storm, according to Politico.

The house was listed last week for $10,000 less than Rubio and Rivera originally paid for it.

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Secretary of State John Kerry bashed the "unprecedented" letter from Republican senators warning Iranian leaders against a nuclear deal with the United States in an interview that aired on CBS' "Face the Nation" on Sunday.

CBS News' Margaret Brennan asked Kerry if he would apologize to the leaders of Iran for the letter sent by 47 Senate Republicans.

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