National political reporter

Victoria McGrane

Victoria McGrane is a national political correspondent for the Boston Globe’s Washington DC bureau. She joined the Globe in May 2016. She has covered policy and politics from the nation’s capital since 2006, including six years as a reporter with The Wall Street Journal, covering banking policy, the roll out of the 2010 Dodd-Frank financial regulation law, the Federal Reserve, and economics.

Victoria grew up in Dayton, Ohio, and Columbus, Ga., and attended Dartmouth College, where she majored in history. After graduation, she got her first break in journalism by landing a job at The Keene Sentinel, in Keene, N.H., covering everything from fires to city government. She lives in Takoma Park, Maryland, with her husband and daughter.

Latest stories

Will Donald Trump’s taunts about Elizabeth Warren’s heritage backfire?

By and , Globe Staff

A number of Democratic strategists say that the president’s racist taunts could have the ironic outcome of helping defuse any doubts the lingering controversy has sowed.

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.

Martha Coakley is raising money for Kamala Harris in Boston

By Matt Stout and , Globe Staff

The California Democrat will visit Boston after making her first trip to New Hampshire since announcing her candidacy.

Roger Lau, veteran Warren staffer, will lead her 2020 campaign

By and , Globe Staff

In choosing Lau, a longtime aide who also worked on presidential campaigns for John Kerry and Hillary Clinton, Warren has selected an operative she knows and trusts.