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.

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In N.H., Democrats fight to get out of Clinton’s shadow

By , and James Pindell , Globe Staff

As Hillary Clinton completed her second trip to N.H., her likely Democratic rivals are still fighting to be known.

Martha Coakley joins Boston law firm Foley Hoag

By , Globe Staff

She will focus on white collar crime, regulatory and defense work with companies whose industries are scrutinized by governments.

Former Va. senator Jim Webb talks record on rare N.H. trip

By , Globe Staff

Webb met Friday with business leaders on a visit designed to gauge backing for his potential presidential bid.

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Undaunted, Lessig’s group focuses on Congress

By , Globe Staff

The super PAC to end all super PACs – Mayday PAC– has started its 2015 grassroots efforts.