Andrew Ryan

Andrew Ryan covers city politics for The Boston Globe. He joined the newspaper in 2006 as a breaking news reporter. In 2010, he became City Hall bureau chief and has covered all of Mayor Thomas M. Menino’s fifth term. Prior to joining the Globe, he wrote for the Associated Press in Boston, the South Florida Sun-Sentinel in Fort Lauderdale, The Day in New London, Conn., and the Highbridge Horizon in the Bronx.

Latest stories

Feds probing City Hall Winter festival that never came to be

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Federal agents’ focus is a winter festival and skating rink canceled after a lease dispute in 2014.

On range of issues, mayors are taking the initiative

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Amid gridlock at the federal and state levels, cities’ chief executives are increasingly tackling vexing problems.

E-mails suggest city official sought union hirings

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The e-mails released Friday provide the most explicit evidence from the city that a tourism official requested jobs for organized labor.

Mayor Walsh tells reporters: I will not be indicted in federal probe of organized labor

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Federal investigators are conducting sweeping investigation into organized labor in Greater Boston.