Katie Johnston

Katie Johnston covers workplace and income inequality for the Globe Business section. She previously wrote about travel and tourism for the Globe and worked as the paper’s music and entertainment editor.

Latest stories

N.H. fast-food workers to stage protest before debate

By , Globe Staff

“Fight for $15” organizers have targeted the presidential campaign, staging protests around the country.

A startup finally finds a home

By , Globe Staff

Roadblocks abounded in Illuminate’s relocation from South Boston to the South End.

For Necco, a different kind of ‘Sweethearts’

By , Globe Staff

To celebrate its 150th anniversary, the iconic candy brand enlisted Boston ad shop Hill Holliday and a newly married gay couple with a sweet story to share.

State senate unanimously passes pay equity bill

By , Globe Staff

The bill prohibits employers from asking a job candidate’s salary history and requires them to allow employees to discuss their wages openly.