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White House: Must have mind in 'gutter’ to see sexism in Trump tweet

In this Dec. 6, 2017 photo, Sen. Kirsten Gillibrand, D-N.Y., listens during a news conference on sexual harassment on Capitol Hill in Washington. President Donald Trump laced into Democratic Sen. Kirsten Gillibrand on Tuesday, tweeting that she would come to his office “begging” for campaign contributions and “do anything” to get them.  (AP Photo/Jacquelyn Martin)

In this Dec. 6, 2017 photo, Sen. Kirsten Gillibrand, D-N.Y., listens during a news conference on sexual harassment on Capitol Hill in Washington. President Donald Trump laced into Democratic Sen. Kirsten Gillibrand on Tuesday, tweeting that she would come to his office “begging” for campaign contributions and “do anything” to get them.  (AP Photo/Jacquelyn Martin) President Donald Trump laced into Sen. Kirsten Gillibrand, tweeting that she’d beg for campaign contributions and “do anything” to get them. White House press secretary Sarah Huckabee Sanders later said ‘only if your mind is in the gutter’ would you read sexual innuendo in that.

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CPS lawyer quits days after ethics report that cost Claypool his job

Chicago Public Schools CEO Forrest Claypool and CPS General Counsel Ronald L. Marmer  at the CPS Board meeting, Wednesday, December 6th, 2017. | James Foster/For the Sun-Times

Chicago Public Schools CEO Forrest Claypool and CPS General Counsel Ronald L. Marmer  at the CPS Board meeting, Wednesday, December 6th, 2017. | James Foster/For the Sun-Times Ronald Marmer resigned as Chicago Public Schools’ top lawyer a week after a report cited him for an ethical breach that also cost CPS CEO his job.

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