Politics Reporter

Victoria McGrane

Victoria McGrane is a political correspondent for the Boston Globe. She joined the Globe’s Washington, DC bureau, in May 2016, where she covered the 2016 presidential election and Congress in the Trump era. She moved with her family to the Boston area in early 2018, after more than 12 years covering politics and policy in the nation’s capital, including six years as a reporter with The Wall Street Journal, and two years with Politico.

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 Reading with her husband and two daughters.

Latest stories

Michael Bennet, longshot-in-chief, stakes White House bid on N.H.

By Victoria McGrane , Globe Staff

New Hampshire is basically the only place the US senator is making his pitch, betting his campaign on a gamble that a strong showing in the first-in-the-nation primary can catapult him out of obscurity and into contention.

Sanders, Biden lead tight pack of front-runners in Suffolk/Globe New Hampshire poll

By , Globe Staff

Three weeks before the New Hampshire primary, nearly one in four likely primary voters are still undecided on which candidate they will support.

Kennedy wins an endorsement from Representative John Lewis, a civil rights icon

By , Globe Staff

“In the years that I have known Joe Kennedy I have seen him stand up and fight — time and again — for the suffering, the struggling and the silenced,” said the 79 year-old Lewis, a Georgia Democrat who was a pivotal player in the civil rights movement.

Klobuchar vows to renew US leadership around the world

By , Globe Staff

Senator Amy Klobuchar called the fallout from the killing of a top Iranian general by a US airstrike “a very precarious situation” for the country and vowed to renew American leadership and alliances around the world if she wins the White House.