Reporter. jonathan@axios.com / jonathanvswan@protonmail.com / DM for Signal

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Joined July 2011
Jonathan Swan retweeted
My response to the good @nytimes piece by @zerofskaya on the postliberal American Right and our interest in Hungary. Orban understands the world we live in better than most US conservatives. The future of the US Right is happening in Hungary & Poland. theamericanconservative.com/…
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Scoop: In a post to staffers Saturday obtained by Axios, Facebook VP of global affairs Nick Clegg warned the company that worse coverage could be on the way: “We need to steel ourselves for more bad headlines in the coming days, I’m afraid.” axios.com/clegg-facebook-exe…
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SCOOP: Joe Manchin and Bernie Sanders squabbled behind closed doors Wednesday, with Manchin using a raised-fist goose egg to tell his colleague he can live without any of President Biden's social spending plan W/ @HansNichols axios.com/manchin-sanders-re…
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News: Jeff Miller, a lobbyist + close @GOPLeader friend, is warning GOP consultants - you can’t work for Liz *and* Kevin 1 firm has dropped Cheney “You’re either w Kevin & the conference or the person who is undermining them” On the ultimatum👇 nytimes.com/2021/10/21/us/po…
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Jonathan Swan retweeted
Much more on Biden than the cover and excerpts would have you believe.
Finally got around to reading “Peril” - the actual book not the excerpts. A ton of well-sourced reporting on Trump and Biden. It’s worth your time.
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Finally got around to reading “Peril” - the actual book not the excerpts. A ton of well-sourced reporting on Trump and Biden. It’s worth your time.
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The terms of service for Trump's new social media site contain a non-disparagement clause
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Brave Afghan women continue to come out and protest in the streets of Kabul demanding their rights
Afghan women still protesting, demanding their rights. Taliban still attacking protesters, and journalists covering the protest.
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GIJN's Best #InvestigativePodcasts List: How It Happened: Trump’s Last Stand, by @jonathanvswan from @axios. The 5-part series investigates Donald Trump’s increasingly desperate efforts to overturn USA’s 2020 election in the final weeks of his presidency buff.ly/3lVR8N3
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The CEO of Donald Trump’s new SPAC is a man named Patrick Orlando. According to his bio, he has recently “been serving as Chief Executive Officer of Yunhong International.” That company is based in Wuhan, China: reuters.com/companies/ZGYHW.…
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Jonathan Swan retweeted
Fascinating stuff here from @jonathanvswan & @alaynatreene — Sen. Hagerty (R-Tenn.), the former U.S. ambassador to Japan & a staunch Trump backer, will introduce and defend Rahm Emanuel at his SFRC hearing today for his nomination to the same post. axios.com/first-look-trump-r…
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.@jonathanvswan: Are you considering denying funding or rewarding states that abide by the guidelines [to wear masks in school]? Ed @SecCardona: I don't know that holding funds from students is the best approach. Ultimately, the students need more support, not less. #AxiosOnHBO
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Another @HansNichols scoop
NEW: Sen. Manchin has told the White House the child tax credit must include a firm work requirement and family income cap in the $60k range, Axios has learned. These demands would dramatically weaken one of Biden's signature programs. trib.al/c5eTboi
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News Limited better lawyer up. I suspect ⁦@jonathanvswan⁩ will think it’s defamatory to have the photo of whoever that ugly old bloke is associated with his name. I am of course not referring to Kenny who’s a fine figure of a man and so young looking for his age.
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