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At a press conference with the Italian prime minister today, President Obama offered some advice to Donald Trump about how America conducts elections and how he should conduct himself. Telling the billionaire bully to “stop whining” did not fall into the category of “friendly: advice, but Trump ought to listen anyway. While we know he won’t, you can. Just click.

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Donald Trump

Former President Trump’s many scandals and compounding legal troubles — though consolidating his base — have wrought a financial blowback that’s wrecking business entities affiliated with him, the latest of which is the company organizing his paid speeches.

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Ginni Thomas

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More than a decade ago, Ginni Thomas’s political activities drew scrutiny to her more public husband. More to the point, the failure of that husband, Supreme Court Justice Clarence Thomas, to declare decades of his wife’s income from that political activity drew attention, resulting in him revising 20 years’ worth of financial disclosure forms. That included $686,589 she earned between 2003 and 2007 from the conservative Heritage Foundation think tank.

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