Andrew Ryan is an investigative reporter for The Boston Globe. He joined the newspaper in 2006 as a breaking news reporter. In 2010, he became City Hall bureau chief and covered the final term longtime Mayor Thomas M. Menino and the first term of Mayor Martin J. Walsh. He has worked to keep elected officials accountable and has written about influence peddling in state and city government. He was part of a team of reporters who wrote an award-winning, five-part series about the Bowdoin-Geneva neighborhood of Boston.
Prior to joining the Globe, Ryan wrote for the Associated Press in Boston, the South Florida Sun-Sentinel in Fort Lauderdale, The Day in New London, Conn., and the Highbridge Horizon in the Bronx.
By Andrew Ryan and Matt Rocheleau , Globe Staff
When pressure builds for change, public safety unions have long used collective bargaining and state arbitration to delay, water down, or leverage new policies to gain pay hikes and other benefits.
By Kay Lazar and Andrew Ryan , Globe Staff
The state says it has the ability to process 30,000 tests each day. Yet data show Massachusetts has been using a third of that capacity, averaging about 8,800 per day into early June.
By Andrew Ryan , Globe Staff
More than 550,000 people have been tested in Massachusetts.
By Adam Vaccaro and Andrew Ryan , Globe Staff
The governor stressed the T will not be suited to handle normal pre-pandemic commuting levels.