Associate Editor

Joan Vennochi

Vennochi is a columnist for the Op-Ed page. She previously wrote a business column, and has covered national and Massachusetts politics for the Globe. She shared in a Pulitzer Prize for special local reporting that was awarded to the Spotlight Team.

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Mitt Romney’s 2016 chances look good

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Charlie Baker’s election shows the GOP should draft a centrist.

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Can Aaron Hernandez beat the rap?

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In January, the disgraced Patriots player will be back in the same news cycle as his old team.

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Benjamin Edelman, Jonathan Gruber show dangers of arrogance

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Exceptional talent doesn’t excuse a person from the rules of social interaction.

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Boston 2024 adds up to an Olympic leap of faith

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Only an elite few know every detail of Boston’s preliminary bid to host the 2024 Games.