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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Common ground on ‘fast-track’ will cost US workers

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Big corporate interests historically prevailed over the interests of the little guy.

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On Boston Olympics bid, it’s Charlie Baker’s call

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Getting his seal of approval for an Olympics that was forced to grow its venues beyond Boston is essential for Boston 2024.

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Supreme Court makes it official: Health care is a right

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With the 6-3 vote, Obamacare is forever part of the country’s social and economic fabric.

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It should not require political bravery to take down the flag

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Republican presidential candidates are ready to stand up to ISIS, Iran, and Putin, but not to S.C.’s GOP primary voters.