Catherine Thompson

Catherine Thompson is a senior editor for Talking Points Memo in New York City. She came to the site in 2013 and reported on national affairs. Previously, she worked as a research assistant to investigative reporter Wayne Barrett. She can be reached at

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Texas Gov. Rick Perry (R) on Friday blasted Sen. Rand Paul's "isolationist" foreign policy, calling the Kentucky Republican "curiously blind" to the threat Iraqi militants pose to U.S. national security.

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