Caitlin MacNeal

Caitlin MacNeal is a News Writer based in Washington, D.C. Before joining TPM, Caitlin interned and wrote for the Huffington Post, the Sunlight Foundation and Slate. She is a graduate of Georgetown University.

Articles by Caitlin

During an appearance at the South Carolina National Security Action Summit last week, former Sen. Rick Santorum (R-PA) fielded a question from an angry attendee about President Obama's executive actions on immigration.

The woman grilled Santorum about Congress' inability to reverse Obama's executive actions.

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Attorney General Eric Holder joked on Wednesday that he's feeling very loved by Senate Republicans, who have repeatedly delayed the confirmation vote for Loretta Lynch, Obama's nominee to be the next attorney general.

During comments at a Center for American Progress event in Washington, D.C., Holder said, "It's almost as if the Republicans in Congress have discovered a new fondness for me," according to NPR.

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A Missouri man allegedly made plans to shoot President Obama and solicited help from a former Aryan Nation member to carry out his plot, according to federal charges filed Tuesday in Jefferson City, Missouri.

Cameron Stout of Stover, Mo. was charged in federal court on Tuesday with making threats against the President.

Stout allegedly told a confidential federal informant, who authorities said is a former member of the Aryan Nation white supremacist group, about his plans to shoot Obama, according to an affidavit filed in the case.

Stout's public defender, Troy K. Stabenow, told TPM in an email on Wednesday that it's not yet clear whether Stout's threats were serious.

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A Pennsylvania State University fraternity was suspended after police discovered that members were using Facebook to post nude photos of women, Pennsylvania television station WJAC reported on Monday.

WJAC obtained a copy of the search warrant, which claimed that several members of the fraternity were accused of taking photos of women while they were asleep or passed out and posting them to secret Facebook groups.

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Fox News host Megyn Kelly on Monday night said that the State Department is "stonewalling" Fox News' requests for information on former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton's emails.

Fox submitted Freedom of Information Act Requests for two documents last week. "The Kelly File" requested Clinton's OF-109 form, which would have given the State Department access to her classified materials.

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