Estes is an investigative reporter specializing in government accountability. She has covered the State House, Boston City Hall, and the federal courts and served on the Spotlight investigative team exposing corrupt hiring practices in the state Probation Department. Her reporting on former House Speaker Salvatore F. DiMasi led to federal corruption charges.
By Andrea Estes , Globe staff
Investigators found a nurse and a nurse’s aide fast asleep during their shifts — one dozed in a darkened room while the other was wrapped in a blanket in the locked cafeteria.
By Andrea Estes , Globe Staff
Dana Pullman is at the center of his own federal fraud investigation, with investigators asking whether the union leader was helping himself while helping others.
By Andrea Estes and Meghan Irons , Globe Staff
The Boston mayor recently hired Carlos Henriquez as his $89,000-a-year special assistant for community engagement, working on antiviolence issues, among other things.
By Andrea Estes and Matt Rocheleau , Globe Staff
Dana Pullman said he was stepping down as union president for “personal reasons,” but it comes as the union faces a burgeoning criminal investigation.