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

Matt Schlapp, husband of White House Director of Strategic Communications Mercedes Schlapp and chairman of an influential conservative lobbying group, suggested  on Fox News Monday that special counsel Robert Mueller has “no case.”

The comments come just days after President Trump’s former attorney pleaded guilty to lying to Congress about the timing of Trump Tower Moscow dealings and also amid email evidence that an associate of Roger Stone may have lied about his communications with WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange.

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