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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Maura Healey’s top target these days is Donald Trump

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The Massachusetts attorney general has racked up 11 legal cases against the Republican president’s agenda.

Millionaires might complain about new tax, but they probably won’t flee, studies show

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Despite talk that millionaires will leave the state if Mass. increases taxes on the wealthy, studies show the vast majority will stay put.

Former lawmaker John Keenan named Salem State president

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But state officials want to ensure that future searches for public college presidents do not give too much weight to candidates who have deep connections to Beacon Hill.

State lawmakers approve tax on top earners for 2018 ballot

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Early polling has found that more than two-thirds of voters support the amendment that would raise taxes on the rich.