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

Markey challenges Kennedy, other opponents to November debate on climate change

By John Hilliard and , Globe Correspondent and Globe staff

The senator’s challenge was issued Saturday morning, shortly before Joe Kennedy formally announced that he was challenging Ed Markey for his seat.

Kennedy announces bid for Senate, vowing to fight Trump

By , Globe Staff

Joseph P. Kennedy launched his campaign during a breakfast with supporters and his family in East Boston, then was on to seven campaign stops throughout the day.

Democrats are all over the place on Joe Kennedy’s Senate run

By and , Globe Staff

It illustrates the distress some feel about Kennedy’s challenge to incumbent Senator Edward Markey.

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Joe Kennedy, set to run, assembles campaign team

By , Globe Staff

Tracey Lewis, a veteran of Senate and presidential races with deep experience in Massachusetts, will be one of Kennedy’s top political advisers.