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There’s No Coming Back From the Norm-Breaking at the RNC

How many Hatch Act violations can one gathering include? The Trump White House seems determined to find out.

President Donald Trump and first lady Melania Trump after she addressed the Republican National Convention from the Rose Garden. Photo: Alex Wong/Getty Images

Only minutes before the Republican National Convention began on Tuesday, one speaker was removed from the program for sharing a grotesquely anti-Semitic thread laced with conspiracy…

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