Akilah Johnson

A general assignment reporter for the Metro Desk, Johnson previously covered education and public safety for Fort Lauderdale’s South Florida Sun Sentinel, where she was part of a team named a finalist for the 2006 Pulitzer Prize for breaking news.

Latest stories

Martha Coakley, Steve Grossman step up dispute

By Akilah Johnson , Globe Staff

Sniping between the gubernatorial candidates – and the PAC that backs Grossman – has intensified.

Super PAC to end all super PACs targets New Hampshire Senate race

By Akilah Johnson , Globe Staff

The New Hampshire US Senate race is one of two in the crosshairs of the super PAC to that hopes to end all super PACs.

Coakley camp hints at Grossman, super PAC collusion

By Akilah Johnson , Globe Staff

Steve Grossman denied any involvement with an ad run by the political action committee.

Super PAC backing Grossman releases ad targeting Coakley

By Akilah Johnson , Globe Staff

Martha Coakley’s campaign released a video in response.