National Political Reporter

Matt Viser

Viser is a reporter in the Washington bureau, covering the White House and national politics. He covered the 2012 presidential election, closely following Republican nominee Mitt Romney, and also has covered Congress and the Massachusetts delegation. He also writes about coffee on the Globe’s Double Shot page. A graduate of the University of North Carolina, he has been at the Globe since 2004 and previously reported for the State House bureau, the City Hall bureau, and Globe West.

Latest stories

Donald Trump says his late uncle, an MIT professor, was proof of family’s smart genes

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Donald Trump’s late uncle, John G. Trump, was a renowned professor at MIT.

Even in college, Donald Trump was brash

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Trump stood out early at college: as a bonfire of vanity, talent, and natural swagger, a millionaire, a student not quite as great as he recalls.

My Morning Cup

How does Karson Tager take his coffee?

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Here the host of the Karson & Kennedy morning show on Mix 104.1 shares his coffee rituals.

Senator Edward Markey is latest Mass. lawmaker to support Iran nuclear deal

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Markey offered his endorsement on a highly charged issue that has been dividing some Democrats.