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.

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JOAN VENNOCHI

To the Catholic Church: I’m out

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The culture of denial and cover-up about sexual abuse and sexual harassment has gone on for too long.

JOAN VENNOCHI

Wynn v. Wynn: In conflict or in cahoots?

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Steve Wynn looks like he’s in conflict with his old company. But might they really be working together?

JOAN VENNOCHI

How the GOP stole the ‘Kavanaugh effect’ from the Democrats

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The “Kavanaugh effect” helped Republicans and hurt Democrats.

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Is Charlie Baker dreaming of 2020?

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This is Massachusetts. Presidential dreams are part of the political DNA.