Tracy Jan

Jan covers national politics as well as healthcare policy in the Washington bureau. Previously she was the Globe’s higher education reporter in Boston. She joined the Globe in 2004 and covered K-12 education, including the Boston Public Schools. Her work has won the National Headliner Awards. A Stanford University graduate, Jan began her career as a crime and courts reporter for The Oregonian.

Latest stories

In Washington, a common tone of rapprochement

By Victoria McGrane and , Globe Staff

President Obama said he was ‘‘encouraged’’ by Donald Trump’s willingness to work with his team during the transition of power.

Trump’s triumph will usher in at least two years of unified GOP rule

By Victoria McGrane and , Globe Staff

Republicans’ success in holding on to Congress hands the party the means to, as promised, dismantle President Obama’s legacy.

Volunteers for Trump in Ohio relish the moment

By , Globe Staff

Screams erupted at a packed hotel ballroom in downtown Columbus as the networks called their state for their candidate.

Hillary Clinton and Donald Trump sprint to the race’s finish

By Victoria McGrane and , Globe Staff

The two rivals spent a frenetic final day on the stump before voters render a verdict Tuesday on the harshest presidential campaign in modern history.