Associate Editor

Joan Vennochi

Vennochi is a columnist for the Op-Ed page. She previously wrote a business column, and has covered national and Massachusetts politics for the Globe. She shared in a Pulitzer Prize for special local reporting that was awarded to the Spotlight Team.

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Maybe Bain isn’t as bad as Mitt Romney’s foes said

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Deval Patrick joining Bain Capital is quite the image reboot.

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Some crime victims now need a smoking video

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Today’s must-see-it-to-believe-it culture creates a high credibility hurdle.

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Quilt of Hillary Clinton’s life made up of many patches

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Wrapping herself in the warmest memories won’t be enough to win the presidency. Successful campaigns focus on the future.

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Davey’s MBTA ties mean more bad karma for Olympics bid

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Richard Davey was unable to control costs and protect the public’s interest as the state’s transportation czar.