Pat Garofalo is a writer and editor in Washington, D.C. who covers politics and policy. He’s currently Managing Editor for TalkPoverty at the Center for American Progress.

His first book, “The Billionaire Boondoggle: How Our Politicians Let Corporations and Bigwigs Steal Our Money and Jobs,” was published in March 2019 by Thomas Dunne Books. Order here from Barnes & Noble, Books-a-Million, IndieBound, Powells, or, if you must, Amazon. Sign up here to stay in the loop with all the Billionaire Boondoggle-related events.

Pat also writes the Boondoggle newsletter, which provides regular dispatches about how corporations are ripping off taxpayers. Sign up for the newsletter here.

Pat was formerly the Assistant Managing Editor and a columnist for the opinion section at U.S. News & World Report and economic policy editor at ThinkProgress. His writing has appeared in many other leading publications, including The Washington Post, The Nation, the Guardian, The Atlantic, NBC News ThinkThe Week, the Baltimore Sun, and the American Prospect.

You can contact him via email at patg14@gmail.com or here, as well as follow him on Twitter.

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