Associate Editor and Columnist

Joan Vennochi

Joan Vennochi started at the Boston Globe as a researcher on the Spotlight Team and shared in a Pulitzer Prize for a series on the MBTA. Since then, she has covered city, state and national politics; created a business column that explored the intersection of business and politics; and now writes for the Op-ed page. As a member of the Globe editorial board, she also helps formulate and write editorials. She is a graduate of Boston University and Suffolk Law School.

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JOAN VENNOCHI

What does Michael Cohen’s new-found conscience mean for President Trump?

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President Trump’s word will go up against whatever documents, tapes, or other evidence Michael Cohen brings to the table.

JOAN VENNOCHI

Run, Elizabeth Warren, run

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If Warren wants to run for president, she should.

JOAN VENNOCHI

Let the voters decide Ed Markey’s fate

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Markey’s longevity is running up against ambitious colleagues and voters restless for change.

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Bush’s relationship with Dukakis begins and ends with Willie Horton

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The nasty Republican campaign of 1988 was lowlighted by Bush’s willingness to sanction race-baiting.