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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Seth Moulton puts John Tierney’s Iraq vote back in play

By Joan Vennochi , Globe Columnist

Only in Massachusetts does a military career automatically disqualify Moulton as liberal.

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Steve Wynn, Marty Walsh, and their Everett gamble

By Joan Vennochi , Globe Columnist

Boston Mayor Marty Walsh and casino mogul Steve Wynn are playing high-stakes poker — and both have a lot to lose.

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Walsh relishes payback in Beacon Hill dispute

By Joan Vennochi , Globe Columnist

The showdown on Beacon Hill over handicap-accessible sidewalk ramps carries with it a faint whiff of that old Boston political staple. Revenge.

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Patrick’s legacy: a more diverse Supreme Judicial Court

By Joan Vennochi , Globe Columnist

The outgoing governor has worked at choosing well-qualified nominees from a variety of backgrounds.