Catherine Thompson

Catherine Thompson is a reporter for Talking Points Memo. Before joining TPM, she worked as a research assistant to investigative reporter Wayne Barrett. She is a graduate of New York University, where she served as the deputy managing editor of NYU's student newspaper, the Washington Square News. She can be reached at

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The Senate voted 60-37 Tuesday to invoke cloture on Sen. Jack Reed's (D-RI) and Sen. Dean Heller's (R-NV) bill to extend unemployment insurance benefits for three months. The bill needed 60 votes to advance.