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

Patrick Kennedy reveals family’s struggles with alcohol in new book

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Kennedy’s new book, scheduled to be released Monday, provides an intimate picture of a dysfunctional family.

Santorini’s scenery is the museum, beats any postcard

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Oia is reputed to be one of the best places in the world for watching the sun set. After watching it four nights in a row there, I can confirm its reputation.

Glories, history live in the heart of Athens

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People kept telling us we needed only one or two days in the Greek capital. And we proved them wrong. Kind of.

Politicians hold line on gun control after Oregon shooting

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It quickly became clear Friday that a shift in Washington or in the presidential campaign debate is highly improbable.