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David Taintor

Digital Editor — MSNBC, NBC News

Digital editor for @nbcnews/@msnbc. Formerly @adweek and @TPM.

Ex-Michigan Governor Mocks Trump

Obama 'More Optimistic About the Future of America Than Ever Before'

nbcnews.com — President Obama opened his DNC speech looking back at his first appearance at a Democratic convention 12 years ago. Sure, he's aged a bit since then, he said. And a lot has happened in those intervening years.

Trump Praises Michelle Obama's DNC Speech

nbcnews.com — After initially staying silent, Donald Trump heaped praise on Michelle Obama's DNC speech. "I thought her delivery was excellent. I thought she did a very good job. I liked her speech," Trump told The Hollywood Reporter, an entertainment industry trade magazine.

White House: President Hasn't Watched Melania Trump Speech

nbcnews.com — President Obama hasn't watched Melania Trump's RNC speech - which has come under fire for alleged plagiarism - but he is aware of news reports about the controversy, White House press secretary Josh Earnest said Tuesday.

Paul Ryan is Sticking With Trump

nbcnews.com — House Speaker Paul Ryan doesn't plan on backing away from his support of Donald Trump. "I don't have a plan to do that," Ryan said in response to a question about whether Trump's controversial statements about banning Muslims from entering the U.S. would cause the House speaker to rethink his support.

Live Blog: GOP Candidates Debate as Their Party Debates Them

nbcnews.com — The final four Republican candidates will meet in Detroit Thursday night for their first debate following Super Tuesday, which saw Donald Trump's lead grow in the race for the nomination. With a battle raging inside the GOP over how to stop Trump's candidacy, Sens.

Democratic Debate: Clinton and Sanders Face Off In Wisconsin

nbcnews.com — Eric Garner's Daughter Appears in Video for Sanders Bernie Sanders' campaign is out with a powerful new video featuring the daughter of Eric Garner, an African-American man whose death after being placed in a chokehold by a white New York City police officer drew national outrage.

New Hampshire Democratic Debate: Clinton, Sanders Go Head-to-Head

nbcnews.com — Snapshot of pre-debate Facebook conversation in New Hampshire Here's a look at conversations on Facebook that took place among New Hampshire residents about Hillary Clinton and Bernie Sanders over the past seven days and the past 30 days, through February 3.

Rand Paul suspends presidential campaign

Michael Bloomberg Mulls 2016 White House Bid

nbcnews.com — The 2016 presidential field could get a little more crowded. Former New York Mayor Michael Bloomberg is considering launching a third-party bid for the White House, NBC News confirmed Saturday. Bloomberg would likely only run if either Donald Trump or Ted Cruz was the Republican nominee and Bernie Sanders the Democratic nominee, according to a source familiar with Bloomberg's thinking.
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Aug 29, 2016

Actor Gene Wilder, star of 'Young Frankenstein,' 'Willy Wonka,' dies at 83  http://nbcnews.to/2bMHeHj  via @NBCNews

Aug 23, 2016

RT @Ben_Landy: Buzzfeed will separate into two departments—BuzzFeed News and BuzzFeed Entertainment Group—as it pivots to video  http://www.vanityfair.com/news/2016/08/buzzfeed-news-entertainment-reorganization 

Aug 19, 2016

RT @NBCNightlyNews: JUST IN: US swimmer Ryan Lochte issues apology over Rio gas station incident. https://t.co/qEcH0mIVzg

Aug 18, 2016

The Justice Department will end its use of private prisons  http://nbcnews.to/2blmhCU  via @NBCNews

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