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

Maura Healey’s dodge on Mt. Ida

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Mount Ida’s past leaders are using the attorney general’s decision as wiggle room to deny wrongdoing.

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Wynn gambles without Bill Weld

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It’s another way to put a fresh face on a company very much identified with the one disgraced by Wynn.

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Joe Biden’s a decent guy. The left should treat him decently

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Democratic lefties are trying to squeeze Joe Biden off the 2020 road.

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A lying rat says he’s telling the truth

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Michael Cohen testified against President Trump, while acknowledging his complicity in their shared sleazy activities.