Andrew Ryan

Andrew Ryan covers city politics for The Boston Globe. He joined the newspaper in 2006 as a breaking news reporter. In 2010, he became City Hall bureau chief and has covered all of Mayor Thomas M. Menino’s fifth term. Prior to joining the Globe, he wrote for the Associated Press in Boston, the South Florida Sun-Sentinel in Fort Lauderdale, The Day in New London, Conn., and the Highbridge Horizon in the Bronx.

Latest stories

Walsh increases defense attorney’s contract to $200,000

By , Globe Staff

The taxpayer-funded contract for Brian T. Kelly has been boosted as federal investigators probe whether the Boston Calling music festival was forced to hire union stagehands.

Feds probe City Hall’s dealings with Boston Calling

By , , and , Globe Staff

The investigation is part of a probe into union tactics in Greater Boston.

Residents can weigh in on city budget via webcam

By , Globe Staff

Can’t make the schlep to City Hall to weigh in on Boston’s school budget? There’s an app for that.

Mayor Walsh using campaign fund to pay PR firm

By , Globe Staff

The mayor will use the account to pay for public relations help after a federal investigation brought scrutiny to his administration.