Reforming Congress – Michael Thorning (Part 1)

August 24, 2021  

  • Congressional Reform
  • Video

This week, Michael Thorning joins the Reforming Congress Interview Series. He discusses the Healthy Congress Index project and how to increase the productivity of Congress. Next, watch Part 2 of the interview.

Michael Thorning is an associate director of Governance. Prior to joining BPC, Thorning worked on Capitol Hill for Senators Jeff Bingaman and Tom Udall, where he focused on campaign finance and election reform, Senate rules and congressional reform, and judiciary, civil rights, and civil liberties issues. While working for Bingaman, he also coordinated the senator’s social media outreach.