National political reporter

Victoria McGrane

Victoria McGrane is a national political correspondent for the Boston Globe’s Washington DC bureau. She joined the Globe in May 2016. She has covered policy and politics from the nation’s capital since 2006, including six years as a reporter with The Wall Street Journal, covering banking policy, the roll out of the 2010 Dodd-Frank financial regulation law, the Federal Reserve, and economics.

Victoria grew up in Dayton, Ohio, and Columbus, Ga., and attended Dartmouth College, where she majored in history. After graduation, she got her first break in journalism by landing a job at The Keene Sentinel, in Keene, N.H., covering everything from fires to city government. She lives in Takoma Park, Maryland, with her husband and daughter.

Latest stories

Elizabeth Warren’s national profile makes her a target for local Republicans

By , Globe Staff

The three main Republican challengers to the senator say they can topple the incumbent Democrat.

These women are leading the charge against Trump in Mass.

By , Globe Staff

Massachusetts might be known as a liberal bastion, but the state’s political power structure has long been a boys’ club. That’s starting to change.

capital source

Galvin charges Electoral College lawsuit is ‘designed to benefit people like Donald Trump’

By , Globe Staff

The suit was filed by former Massachusetts governor William F. Weld and two other plaintiffs.

Linda Dorcena Forry says goodbye to state Senate

By , Globe Staff

Dorcena Forry’s surprise resignation — announced last month — marks the departure of a powerful voice from state politics.