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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Trump tones down his act

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He gave himself a chance at the impossible: winning the White House.

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America’s ‘rendezvous with destiny’

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Politicians use the phrase to push very different agendas.

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Pence’s best case for Trump: change vs. status quo

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The contrasts between Donald Trump and his running mate are awkward realities for conservative Mike Pence.

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Demonizing Clinton can backfire for Trump

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To win the general election, Trump needs to strive for higher ground than the dark valley Republicans are inhabiting in Cleveland.