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Notre Dame Fire, Campaign Cash, and FUCT

Notre Dame Fire, Campaign Cash, and FUCT

Skimm This - April 15, 2019 - 12:51

The Notre Dame Cathedral in Paris went up in flames today -- we’ll tell you what we know so far. In the US: 2020 presidential candidates are showing us their donation receipts. We’ll explain why the dollar signs are not all that matters. Also on today’s episode: SCOTUS hears a case about the brand that must not be named, and taxpayers are experiencing Instagram vs. reality: Tax Day edition.

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