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.

Latest stories

JOAN VENNOCHI

As long as he catches the football, Antonio Brown is our bad guy

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As long as a player is seen as a ticket to a Super Bowl, all is forgiven.

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With ‘Impeach Kavanaugh,’ Democrats find another way to lose

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An overreaction by Democratic presidential candidates could help Donald Trump.

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A rambling Joe Biden maintains the status quo

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At Thursday night’s debate, Biden, despite his ramblings, held on to the mantle as the Electable One.

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Ed Markey has just begun to fight

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Joe Kennedy’s presumed victory over Ed Markey is not a done deal.