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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New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie (R-NJ) told a group of Vermont Republicans this week that the GOP doesn't have a rebranding problem -- it has a candidate problem.

"There are some people running around the country right now saying that our party has a problem with its brand, that we're not relating to folks," Christie said Tuesday at a Vermont Republicans' gala, according to video obtained by Burlington TV station WPTZ. "It's not our party's problem. It's our candidates' problem."

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