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

In N.H., Warren gives her most forceful attack yet on rivals as her poll numbers stall

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Senator Elizabeth Warren traveled to the must-win state of New Hampshire on Thursday and launched an amped-up offensive against her chief rivals for the Democratic presidential nomination.

State lawmakers reach compromise on long-stalled spending bill

By and , Globe Staff

In reaching a deal, lawmakers sliced what both chambers had previously earmarked — and Governor Charlie Baker had requested — for the MBTA, whittling the funding from $50 million to $32 million just days after a high-profile report criticized the T for not prioritizing safety.

Lydia Edwards endorses Shannon Liss-Riordan in US Senate race

By , Globe Staff

In an interview with the Globe, Edwards said she first got to know Liss-Riordan a decade ago when Edwards started volunteering at the Brazilian Workers Center in Allston.

John Kerry endorses Joe Biden, saying US ‘desperately needs [him] right now’

By , Globe Staff

Kerry will join Biden on the campaign trail in Iowa on Friday and New Hampshire on Sunday, according to the Biden campaign.