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

Republican groups aim to bring down Donald Trump

By and Annie Linskey , Globe Staff

GOP leaders are worried about long-lasting damage to the party’s image that Trump may cause.

Syrian refugees in US are thoroughly vetted, John Kerry says

By , Globe Staff

Kerry wrote to all governors after more than two dozen said they would not accept Syrians in their state at present.

GOP rivals condemn Trump support for Muslim registry

By and , Globe Staff

“You talk about internment, you talk about closing mosques, you talk about registering people. That’s just wrong,” Bush said Friday morning.

Red-meat rhetoric on refugees fires up GOP voters in South

By , Globe Staff

Republican presidential contenders are trying to outdo each other with tough talk about immigrants in the wake of the Paris terror attacks.