Deputy Managing Editor, Local News and Features

Felice Belman

Felice Belman is a deputy editor in the Globe’s news department. She joined the paper in 2014 and was previously politics editor. A graduate of Oberlin College, she spent nearly 25 years at the Concord Monitor in New Hampshire, including six years as editor. She was Maryland politics editor for the Washington Post from 2000-2002. In addition, she was co-editor of The New Hampshire Century, a collection of 100 profiles of 20th-century New Hampshire figures, published in 2001.

Latest stories

Voters back moratorium on face recognition surveillance in Mass.

By Katie Lannan , State House News Service

The American Civil Liberties Union of Massachusetts released the findings to launch its new “Press Pause on Face Surveillance” campaign, which supports a moratorium and aims to build public awareness about civil rights concerns associated with face recognition technology.

MCAS critics want three-year moratorium

By Katie Lannan , State House News Service

Educators and advocates are urging state lawmakers to press the pause button on the use of the state’s standardized test program as a graduation requirement and a component of school accountability measures.

Payroll tax to fund family and medical leave will be higher, begin later than planned

By Colin A. Young , State House News Service

The payroll tax contributions are to fund the estimated $800 million program launched so workers can more easily take care of themselves and their families without facing financial crises.

Controversy derails New Bedford charter school expansion plan

By Katie Lannan , State House News Service

The proposal is off the table after hitting a series of stumbling blocks on Beacon Hill.