Michael Levenson

Michael Levenson is a general assignment reporter, with an interest in stories about politics, personalities, history, nature, and art. He previously reported for the City Hall and State House bureaus. A graduate of Wesleyan University, he covered Mitt Romney’s 2008 presidential campaign, the 2009 Boston mayoral election, and the 2010 governor’s race, and has written about topics ranging from a caterpillar invasion that devastated Cape Cod to Donald Trump’s fascination with conspiracy theories.

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Shirley Leung named interim editorial page editor at The Boston Globe

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The columnist has explored topics ranging from business and politics to gender issues in the workplace. She replaces Ellen Clegg, who retired last week.

Ayanna Pressley rolls out Spanish-language TV ads

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Pressley, who is being vastly outspent by incumbent Michael Capuano, touts her work on behalf of immigrants in the spot.

Trump criticizes Boston Globe in wake of editorials supporting the free press

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President Trump criticized The Boston Globe in the wake of a push from hundreds of publications around the country condemning the president’s attacks on the news media.

In a heated debate, Pressley launches an offensive against Capuano

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The contest between Boston City Councilor Ayanna Pressley and incumbent Michael Capuano is seen as a test of voters’ willingness to embrace newcomers.