Eric Lach

Eric Lach is a reporter for TPM. From 2010 to 2011, he was a news writer in charge of the website?s front page. He has previously written for The Daily,, GlobalPost and other publications. He can be reached at

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The Los Angeles Clippers' star point guard, Chris Paul, issued a statement Saturday reacting to reports of racist comments made by Clippers owner Donald Sterling. Paul, who is also the president of the National Basketball Players Association (NBPA), called the comments a "very serious issue which we will address aggressively."

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Done in by health food?

The New York Times reported Friday that the federal criminal charges soon expected to be brought against Rep. Michael Grimm (R-NY) will "focus largely on his conduct in connection with a health food restaurant he owned on the Upper East Side of Manhattan," according to two people familiar with the case. The charges were expected to include mail fraud and wire fraud, along with obstruction of justice.

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