Astead W. Herndon

Herndon is a general assignment Metro reporter for the Globe. He joined the Globe in 2015 after a summer reporting internship. A graduate of the Marquette University, Herndon previously worked at and the Milwaukee Journal Sentinel.

Latest stories

How Warren turned into an enthusiastic supporter of single-payer health care

By Astead W. Herndon , Globe Staff

Senator Elizabeth Warren is telling fellow Democrats to endorse a single-payer health insurance system for the upcoming 2018 midterm elections.

Ed Markey demands apology from Kellyanne Conway for comment on addiction

By Astead W. Herndon , Globe Staff

Markey issued a fiery statement in reaction to the White House adviser’s remarks.

Anguished Democrats bicker over meaning of Georgia loss

By Astead W. Herndon , Globe Staff

Twin defeats in special House elections set off paroxysms of angst and second-guessing.

Some critics say Trump’s ‘selective silence is deafening’

By Astead W. Herndon , Globe Staff

President Trump on Monday continued an apparent pattern of selectively commenting on hate crimes and terrorist attacks.