Zoe Schlanger

Zoë Schlanger is Frontpage Editor at TPM. Zoë was a TPM intern in 2011, and prior to returning here she was editor in chief of NYU Local, the alternative independent student news site at NYU. Zoë has interned at places like the Nation, InsideClimate News, The Rachel Maddow Show and Gothamist. She can be reached at zoe@talkingpointsmemo.com.

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Media reporter Brian Stelter will leave the New York Times to become CNN's senior media reporter, and a host of "Reliable Sources," the network's Sunday media show. Politico's Dylan Byers first reported the news Tuesday, which Stelter confirmed with tweets shortly after. 

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Rep. Ted Yoho (R-FL) told his constituents this week that granting in-state university tuition to undocumented students would amount to "rewarding bad behavior,” even if those students were raised and educated in Florida's public school system, Think Progress reported.

Sixteen states currently offer in-state tuition for undocumented students. Marihelen Wheeler, a teacher, asked Yoho at a town hall meeting Tuesday if he could support a similar provision for Florida. 

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Sen. Jim Inhofe (R-OK) told the radio station WABC on Sunday he may not have been granted his recent emergency quadruple bypass heart surgery if he was insured under Obamacare, BuzzFeed reported.

"You are talking to someone right now who probably wouldn’t be here if we had socialized medicine in America," he said on host Aaron Klein's radio show, referring to Obamacare.

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Three adult Boy Scout leaders may face charges for toppling an approximately 170-million-year-old rock formation in Utah's Goblin Valley State Park, the Salt Lake Tribune reported Thursday.

The men, named on the Tribune YouTube page as Dave Hall, Glenn Taylor and Dylan Taylor, filmed themselves knocking over one of the formations known as "goblins," and cheering after the rocks came down. The video was posted to Facebook and obtained by the Tribune.

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