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 firstname.lastname@example.org.
John Oliver celebrated Pride weekend on Sunday's "Last Week Tonight," marching out a team of cheerleaders and a rock n' roll George Washington to congratulate the U.S. for making big strides toward marriage equality.
Two House Republicans proposed legislation this week that would offer a whopping $1 million reward to anyone who could track down missing emails that may shed light on the IRS' scrutiny of political groups.
Stephen Colbert mocked the "paranoid" Fox News panelist who suggested the FIFA World Cup was a way for President Barack Obama to distract the public from the country's problems on Thursday's "The Colbert Report."