Mark Warner, Senator (D-VA)
With Derek Thompson, The Atlantic
Derek Thompson is a senior editor at The Atlantic, where he writes about economics, labor markets, and the entertainment business.
Senator Warner was elected to the U.S. Senate in November 2008 and reelected to a second term in November 2014. He serves on the Senate Finance, Banking, Budget, and Intelligence committees. During his time in the Senate, Senator Warner has established himself as a bipartisan leader who has worked with Republicans and Democrats alike to cut red tape, increase government performance and accountability, and promote private sector innovation and job creation.