Catherine Thompson is a news writer for Talking Points Memo. Before joining TPM, she worked as a research assistant to investigative reporter Wayne Barrett and interned at The L Magazine. At New York University she served as the deputy managing editor of NYU's student newspaper, The Washington Square News. She can be reached at email@example.com.
When Bridget Anne Kelly became infamous for an email linking New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie's (R) administration to politically motivated lane closures on the George Washington Bridge, we didn't know too much about the governor's deputy chief of staff beyond a now-scrubbed official biography.