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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Sens. Rand Paul (R-KY) and Ted Cruz (R-TX), appearing together Wednesday on Fox News' "Hannity," tiptoed around the suggestion that GOP infighting was harming the party.

But when host Sean Hannity broached the subject of Paul's fraught relationship with New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie (R), whose administration is currently caught up in an investigation into lane closures on the George Washington Bridge, Paul slipped in a subtle dig at his sometime-rival.

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