Michael Levenson

Michael Levenson is a general assignment reporter, with an interest in stories about politics, personalities, history, nature, and art. He previously reported for the City Hall and State House bureaus. A graduate of Wesleyan University, he covered Mitt Romney’s 2008 presidential campaign, the 2009 Boston mayoral election, and the 2010 governor’s race, and has written about topics ranging from a caterpillar invasion that devastated Cape Cod to Donald Trump’s fascination with conspiracy theories.

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‘The day they ask me to carry a gun in the classroom is the last day I teach’

By , Globe Staff

President Trump’s call to arm teachers drew swift and fierce opposition from teachers, school officials, and Governor Charlie Baker.

A look back at Mitt Romney’s 24 years of campaigning

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Despite several bruising losses, Mitt Romney has shown an uncanny ability to dust himself off and plaster a grin on his face.

In Massachusetts, fear and frustration at school

By and , Globe Staff

“I’m scared to go to school, man,” said Ethan Miller, a 16-year-old student at the Snowden International School.

When to worry if your child has the flu

By , Globe Staff

In the midst of one of the worst flu seasons in recent years, many are asking: When should they worry if their child develops flu-like symptoms?