Katie Sullivan is the deputy director for rapid response at Media Matters, where she has worked since May 2015. Previously she worked for a nonprofit and interned on Capitol Hill. She graduated from Vassar College with a degree in political science.
Lis Power is the director of media intelligence at Media Matters, where she has worked since July 2014. Previously, she worked for Teach For America in Miami, FL. She graduated magna cum laude from Franklin & Marshall College with a bachelor’s degree in government.
Now all eyes will be on Merkley – and other Democratic senators who profess that “Black lives mater” and that police need to be held accountable – to see whether they vote to confirm this tainted mayor and elevate him to a prestigious ambassadorship.