Nicole Lafond

Nicole Lafond is a news writer for TPM based in New York City. She is also currently earning a master's degree in journalism from Columbia University and previously worked as an education reporter at The News-Gazette in Champaign, Ill. Follow her on Twitter @Nicole_Lafond.

Articles by Nichole

New White House strategy: Ignore Rep. Jerry Nadler (D-NY) until he goes away.

During an interview with Fox News on Friday, White House deputy press secretary Hogan Gidley told the network the White House will “not deal” with Nadler and his committee’s subpoena for the full unredacted version of special counsel Robert Mueller’s report.

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After issuing a warning on Thursday that Attorney General William Barr would be the “sleaziest” attorney general since John Mitchell if Barr floated conspiracy theories for President Trump during his presser, “Morning Joe” host Joe Scarborough piled on Barr again Friday, calling his “pathetic performance” the “most remarkable thing” about the Mueller report release day.

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