Deputy Bureau Chief

Matt Viser

iser is the deputy Washington bureau chief, where he also covers national politics and the 2016 presidential campaign. 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

Disrupted America

When the American dream becomes a Canadian reality

By , Globe Staff

At the end of a nearly 16,000-mile journey, Naimo Ahmed’s American dream ended in . . . Canada?


Trump acted swiftly, but Syrian dilemma remains the same

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President Trump is confronting the same thicket of difficult foreign policy decisions the Obama administration examined for years.

Lynch declines invitation to meet with Trump officials

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Representative Stephen Lynch said he sees little benefit in cooperating with a White House he views as extreme.

By , Globe Staff

WASHINGTON -- President Trump, in his first major address since being inaugurated 40 days earlier, on Tuesday night outlined his agenda in broad, optimistic terms as he sought to regain control of an early tenure marked by chaos and division.