National Political Reporter

Matt Viser

Viser is the deputy Washington bureau chief, where he also covers national politics and the 2016 presidential campaign. He covered the 2012 presidential election, closely following Republican nominee Mitt Romney, and also has covered Congress and the Massachusetts delegation. He also writes about coffee on the Globe’s Double Shot page. A graduate of the University of North Carolina, he has been at the Globe since 2004 and previously reported for the State House bureau, the City Hall bureau, and Globe West.

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Even at 3 a.m., Donald Trump can’t let a feud go

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Publicly airing grudges against a former beauty queen, in the middle of the night, is certainly unprecedented in presidential politics.

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Seeing Vienna through Mozart’s eyes is a way to explore almost every aspect of the city.

Insults key in Trump’s toolkit

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Donald Trump has a history of using weight as a way to make fun of, demean, or express his disapproval of people he wants to punish.

Hillary Clinton seeks to ride momentum after strong debate

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Clinton tried to build on her debate success, while Republicans downplayed any impact on the tight race.