Jess Bidgood

Jess Bidgood is a national political reporter in the Globe’s Washington bureau, where she covers campaigns, Congress and how the workings of Washington (or lack thereof) influence people’s lives around the country. She previously spent seven years covering New England for the New York Times, and began her journalism career at WBUR and WGBH. She lives in Washington and misses Somerville.

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Kamala Harris, Elizabeth Warren sell differing messages in each other’s backyards

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Do Democrats want a candidate who promises to put the nation back on track? Or a change agent who pushes radical reforms?

Elizabeth Warren prepared to unveil universal child care plan

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The Massachusetts senator and presidential candidate is set to release her proposal on Tuesday and it is expected to cost about $70 billion annually.

Elizabeth Warren, other women candidates emphasize experiences as mothers

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The women of 2020 plan to embrace policies that affect mothers and working parents more broadly.

Dan Geldon is Elizabeth Warren’s secret weapon

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Dan Geldon, chief of staff for Warren’s presidential campaign, will greatly influence her political prospects in the months ahead.