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

The Twitter president kept it together for five days. And he only had a few more to go.

Demonstrating an unprecedented amount of restraint, President Donald Trump has spent the past week sinking his teeth into his tongue (and Twitter account) at the request of aides and lawmakers, who have asked him to avoid his natural instinct: attacking the woman who has accused his Supreme Court nominee, Brett Kavanaugh, of sexual assault.

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