Taylor Wofford
Taylor Wofford

Taylor is a reporter who covers politics. Before Mic, he worked at Newsweek.

June 22, 2017

Obama defends his signature health care law as Senate unveils plan to repeal it

"The Senate bill, unveiled today, is not a health care bill."

June 22, 2017

Twitter was flagging tweets including the word "queer" as potentially "offensive content"

Why Twitter put the word "queer" in the same category as violent, sexual imagery.
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June 21, 2017

Brussels train station bomber had Islamic State ties, prosecutors say

The attacker also had "chemicals and materials" to make explosives, they said.
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June 21, 2017
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June 16, 2017

What Trump's new Cuba policy could mean for Cuban people

How will Donald Trump's changes to U.S. policy on Cuba affect American tourism and business?
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June 15, 2017

Washington police issue arrest warrants for Erdogan bodyguards

D.C. police issued warrants for 12 Turkish security personnel in connection with a May brawl in Washington, D.C.

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June 14, 2017

U.S. Marshals arrest two in connection with May brawl outside Turkish ambassador's residence

Two have been arrested in connection with a May brawl outside the Turkish ambassador's office in Washington, D.C.
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June 13, 2017

Russia Election Hack: A timeline of what we know about Russia's alleged involvement in US election

A brief history of Russian meddling in the 2016 presidential election.
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June 12, 2017

No, this is not Barack Obama's official White House portrait

This portrait by a Dutch artist is not Obama's official White House portrait, contrary to Twitter speculation.
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June 12, 2017

Anti-Putin Protest Photos: Hundreds arrested in Moscow

Hundreds were arrested during anti-corruption protests in Moscow.
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June 8, 2017

British Election Results: Exit polls show hung parliament in UK

In a possible upset, early exit polls showed Tories performing far worse than expected.

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June 6, 2017
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June 1, 2017

Senators who urged Trump to leave Paris climate accord took millions from oil companies

Here's how much companies paid to get the U.S. out of the Paris climate agreement.
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June 1, 2017

Washington college shut down over violence threat amid safe spaces debate

The Evergreen State College was shut down on Thursday following weeks of raucous debate over racism and safe spaces on campus.
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June 1, 2017

Comey will testify on Trump Russia investigation on June 8

The former FBI director's long-awaited testimony finally has a date.
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May 30, 2017

Trump wants better press. His solution is more Kellyanne Conway.

Can Kellyanne solve Trump's press woes?

May 26, 2017

Will Greg Gianforte be convicted of assault? Here's what Montana criminal lawyers say.

Gianforte was charged with misdemeanor assault after allegedly "body slamming" a reporter.
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May 23, 2017

What’s next for Donald Trump’s budget?

What's next for Trump's proposed budget?
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May 23, 2017
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May 18, 2017

Robert Mueller: Here's what to know about the man investigating Trump

Who is Robert Mueller III, the man who will investigate Trump?