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Three different news organizations have individual scoops on Obama's reaction to being accused by President Trump of tapping his phones:

  • WSJ kicked it off by saying sources described him as: "livid."
  • Then CNN followed: "irked and exasperated" but "stopped short of outright fury."
  • Finally, NBC News capped it off with a source telling them Obama: "rolled his eyes."

Why it matters: Read news carefully, because good reporters can come out with different angles on the same situation.

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The Postal Service has urged state election officials to pay first class for mail ballots, which Senate Democratic Leader Chuck Schumer says could nearly triple the cost.

Why it matters: Senate Democrats claim that "it has been the practice of USPS to treat all election mail as First Class mail regardless of the paid class of service."