Stephanie Ebbert

Stephanie Ebbert has been a Boston Globe reporter since 1997, covering local news and state politics and documenting some of the most closely watched campaigns in the country, including those of US Senators Elizabeth Warren and Scott Brown. In the aftermath of the 2016 presidential election, she shifted her focus to gender issues, documenting women’s political engagement and tracking their status in society, in politics, and in the workplace. A native of Shillington, Pennsylvania, Stephanie graduated from University of Delaware with a degree in English/Journalism. She previously worked for the Reading Eagle-Times, the Harrisburg Patriot-News, and Prevention magazine.

Latest stories

Experts in violence prevention say transgender law protects people, doesn’t endanger women

By , Globe Staff

Sexual violence experts and activists denounced the argument that women and children are endangered by the state’s antidiscrimination law.


Transgender rights effort leads fund-raising battle on Question 3

By , Globe Staff

The sides are dueling over the Nov. 6 ballot question that asks voters whether they want to keep or repeal the state law that bars transgender discrimination in places of public accommodations like stores and restaurants.

Transgender ballot activists make their pitch: ‘I’m a human being’

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The results of Question 3 will determine whether a state law continues to protect them from discrimination in public places like restaurants and restrooms.

Charlie Baker endorses ballot question to uphold transgender rights

By , Globe Staff

The governor wrote in an op-ed published Friday that he stands behind the 2016 antidiscrimination law he signed.