Policy writer

Evan Horowitz

Evan Horowitz writes the “Quick Study” column for the Globe, both online and in print. He digs through data to find information that illuminates the policy issues facing Massachusetts and the US.

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Evan Horowitz | Quick Study

What role does race play in Donald Trump’s Mass. appeal?

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Trump’s support doesn’t always come from the people and places you might expect.

Evan Horowitz | Quick Study

What e-mail report means for Hillary Clinton

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Wednesday’s report could stoke voters’ concerns about the former secretary of state’s trustworthiness.

Evan Horowitz | Quick Study

Can you guess which jobs are really transforming Mass.?

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When you dig down from broad categories to individual jobs, the results often defy expectation.

Evan Horowitz | Quick Study

Unions aren’t the political powerhouses they once were

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Labor unions once represented about 1 of every 3 American workers. Today, it’s 1 in 9 — and falling.