Noah Bierman

Bierman currently covers Congress. Before that, he covered state politics and transportation. He has also reported on higher education, crime, politics, and local government for the Miami Herald, The Palm Beach Post, and the Duluth (Minn.) News-Tribune.

Latest stories

Congressional power shift lowers New England’s clout

By , and Cat Zakrzewski , Globe Staff and Globe Correspondent

Only four members from the region will be part of the GOP caucus that will seek to shape the nation’s agenda.

Obama, GOP signal comity, confrontation

By , and Jessica Meyers , Globe Staff

Mitch McConnell signaled a willingness to work with the White House, but immigration threatens to poison the conversation.

GOP captures Senate, will take full control of Congress

By , Globe Staff

Republicans won races across the US to become the majority party in the US Senate.

Outsider candidates could swing control of US Senate

By , Globe Staff

Even a few percentage points for a long-shot candidate could alter races that may be decided by less than that.