Pat Garofalo is a managing editor for TalkPoverty at American Progress. He is the author of The Billionaire Boondoggle: How Our Politicians Let Corporations and Bigwigs Steal Our Money and Jobs.

Garofalo was previously assistant managing editor for opinion at U.S. News & World Report and economic policy editor at ThinkProgress, and his work has also appeared in The AtlanticThe NationThe Guardian, and The Week, among others. He graduated from Brandeis University.

By Pat Garofalo
To Fix the Budget Deficit, Raise Corporate TaxesU.S. NewsMay 25, 2011
Deregulation by a Different Name: Conservatives Still Think Wall Street Should Do as it PleasesCenter for American ProgressFebruary 1, 2011
Facts vs. Fiction: Conservatives Claims About Small Business Taxes Are BogusCenter for American ProgressNovember 15, 2010
Defendiendo los Fondos PellCenter for American ProgressNovember 15, 2010
Defending Pell Grants: Higher Education Is Key to Our Nation’s Economic CompetitivenessCenter for American ProgressNovember 10, 2010
The Fix Is Over: Mortgage Foreclosure Scandal Offers New Hope for HomeownersCenter for American ProgressOctober 8, 2010
A Last Bid to Protect Wall StreetCenter for American ProgressJuly 12, 2010
Fixing Wall Street, Protecting Main StreetCenter for American ProgressJune 29, 2010
Getting Financial Regulation RightCenter for American ProgressJune 29, 2010
Making the Volcker Rule CountCenter for American ProgressJune 23, 2010
Keeping Loopholes Out of Derivatives ReformCenter for American ProgressJune 16, 2010
Don’t Exempt Car Dealers: They Need to Follow Basic Consumer Protection RulesCenter for American ProgressJune 7, 2010
Financial Reform End GameCenter for American ProgressJune 1, 2010
Regulating Derivatives TrafficCenter for American ProgressApril 19, 2010
No Gambling With Federal FundsCenter for American ProgressMarch 31, 2010
A Step Toward Real Consumer ProtectionCenter for American ProgressMarch 22, 2010
Don’t Reward Risky BusinessCenter for American ProgressOctober 30, 2009
Keeping Banks HonestCenter for American ProgressJuly 8, 2009