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

Elizabeth Warren tiptoes into Markey-Kennedy primary fight

By , Globe Staff

Senator Elizabeth Warren endorsed her colleague Ed Markey in his primary race against Representative Joe Kennedy III more than a year ago. And that was about it, until last week.

State Senate unveils sweeping police reform bill, plans to pass it this week

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Following reform legislation proposed by Governor Charlie Baker, the Massachusetts state Senate on Monday unveiled its own package designed to increase police accountability and fight systemic racism.

Kennedy, Markey locked in tight money race

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Senator Edward J. Markey and Representative Joseph P. Kennedy III, battling for the Democratic nomination for US Senate, each raised roughly $1.9 million during the quarter that ended June 30, according to their campaigns.

If you’ve let up a little on being as strict about social distancing, you’re not the only one

By , Globe Staff

A Suffolk/Globe poll and interviews of residents finds Massachusetts is still cautious, but just a bit looser.