Tracy Jan

Jan covers national politics as well as healthcare policy in the Washington bureau. Previously she was the Globe’s higher education reporter in Boston. She joined the Globe in 2004 and covered K-12 education, including the Boston Public Schools. Her work has won the National Headliner Awards. A Stanford University graduate, Jan began her career as a crime and courts reporter for The Oregonian.

Latest stories

Ted Cruz found kindred spirits at Harvard’s Federalist Society

By , Globe Staff

The Federalist Society and its network of influential members has been a source of ideological support for Cruz.

Ted Cruz, seeking survival, names Carly Fiorina as VP pick

By and Alice Yin , Globe Staff and Globe Correspondent

The senator’s surprise move signaled a desperation to revive his campaign in Indiana.

Mass. case before Supreme Court could expand fraud law

By , Globe Staff

The case could broaden incidents of fraud brought against government contractors.

Kasich counts on 2nd-place finishes to launch him into contention

By , Globe Staff

The Ohio governor is clinging to the hope that GOP discontent will leave delegates with one clear choice: him.