Associate Editor and Columnist

Joan Vennochi

Joan Vennochi started at the Boston Globe as a researcher on the Spotlight Team and shared in a Pulitzer Prize for a series on the MBTA. Since then, she has covered city, state and national politics; created a business column that explored the intersection of business and politics; and now writes for the Op-ed page. As a member of the Globe editorial board, she also helps formulate and write editorials. She is a graduate of Boston University and Suffolk Law School.

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JOAN VENNOCHI

A climate change forum gets the cold shoulder from Joe Kennedy

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Joe Kennedy skips climate forum, but travels to Springfield to pick up a state senator's endorsement.

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Will Marty Walsh sink or swim in Boston’s progressive, new wave?

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Boston Mayor Marty Walsh is gearing up for the challenges ahead.

Trouble for Warren, when ‘SNL’ mocks her health care plan

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Elizabeth Warren is pushing her new Medicare For All plan and "Saturday Night Live" is pushing back.

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The naked truth about Trump is in the transcript

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Read it, and you don’t think “Witch Hunt!” You think, Bingo!