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Valerie Richardson

Valerie Richardson covers politics and the West from Denver. She can be reached at

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A girl who was protesting Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump at rally in Janesville, Wis., on March 29, 2016, is escorted by police after being pepper-sprayed by a man in a crowd during a confrontation outside the hotel where Trump was speaking. Her face was stained by the spray. (Amber Arnold/Wisconsin State Journal via AP) **FILE**

Democratic operative plotted to have men bully women at Trump rally

The White House moved Wednesday to distance itself from a Democratic dirty-tricks scandal amid Republican calls for an investigation and newly released footage revealing that a Hillary Clinton campaign consultant schemed to have women bullied at a Donald Trump rally. Published October 19, 2016

Conservatives call out 'liberal, biased outlets' thinly disguised as nonprofit journalism

As newspapers fold and reporters are laid off, nonprofit journalism websites funded by foundations have moved in to fill the void with the kind of investigative coverage many news outlets no longer can afford. The problem, say conservatives, is that some of those nonprofit sites act less as objective purveyors of news than as disseminators of liberal propaganda. Published October 6, 2016