Assistant Washington Editor

Michael Kranish

Michael Kranish is deputy chief of the Boston Globe’s Washington bureau. Kranish has covered national politics, the White House, and Congress. He co-authored the Globe’s biography of Senator John F. Kerry and authored a book about Thomas Jefferson.

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Richmond split over how to remember Confederate history

By , Globe Staff

It’s not just the city’s history of inequality but its continuing unequal treatment of the Confederacy over slavery, says one activist.

Warren decries stock buybacks, high CEO pay

By , Globe Staff

Senator Warren called on the SEC to launch an examination of rules that allow US firms to buy back billions of dollars of their own stock.

Divided Nation

Feast for investors sells workers short

By , Globe Staff

As US companies spend billions repurchasing shares, their employees and the economy may pay the price.

Divided Nation

Old battle lines drawn anew in Kansas

By , Globe Staff

In the state where “separate but equal” died, the governor’s bet on supply-side economics imperils school gains.