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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Sorting out the UMass Boston mess

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The public deserves to know the full story behind a projected $30 million deficit.

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Romney’s health care legacy under attack, just like Obama’s

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Mitt Romney shouldn’t let his party disassemble his greatest accomplishment.

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James Comey and the ‘Hillary standard’

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Perhaps trying to get his mojo back as a straight shooter, the FBI director did Donald Trump no favors during Monday’s hearing.

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Anti-Trump talk — even at my mother’s funeral

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Trump will prevail until his own backers turn on him. All else is a liberal pipe dream.