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Gillibrand Dodges on Support for Eliminating Private Insurance

Presidential hopeful Sen. Kirsten Gillibrand (D., N.Y.) dodged on whether she supported eliminating private insurance companies in a Medicare for All bill during a Tuesday night CNN town hall.

“You call insurance companies, though, the middleman,” host Erin Burnett said. “Under a President Gillibrand, would they be gone? No private insurance companies, yes or no?”

Gillibrand replied that she wants to keep private insurance companies during a transition period to keep Medicare for All a choice for Americans.

NY Times Crossword Feuds With Teenage Communist Dog Twitter Account

The official Twitter account for the New York Times crossword was not amused that a random Twitter user joked that completing the puzzle was a license for murder.

“Weird Twitter” account @DxGGEAUX, run by a self-professed communist 17-year-old, joked Tuesday that completing the famously difficult New York Times crossword before anyone else granted the puzzler the right to murder a pundit of their choosing.