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The Media’s Trump Coverage Is All Wrong

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“And I think, too, that I could say that in my years of public life, that I welcome this kind of examination, because people have got to know whether or not their president is a crook.”

How important is it that New York’s attorney general has sued President Donald Trump for fraud? I think Richard Nixon — quoted here from Nov. 17, 1973 — had it right. It’s quite important for citizens to know whether their president is a crook.