Joan Vennochi

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Joan Vennochi
Bornc. 1953 (age 64–65)

Joan Vennochi (born c. 1953) is an American newspaper columnist. She specializes in local and national politics at The Boston Globe. With Stephen A. Kurkjian, Alexander B. Hawes Jr., Nils Bruzelius, and Robert M. Porterfield she won the 1980 Pulitzer Prize for Local Investigative Specialized Reporting.[1][2]


Vennochi earned her BS degree from Boston University in 1975[3] and later earned her JD degree from the Suffolk University Law School, the latter institution where she is also a part-time faculty member and senior lecturer.[1][4]


Vennochi works as a liberal columnist[3] for the Op-ed page for the Boston Globe. Previously she covered national and Massachusetts politics along with writing a business column.[1]


  1. ^ a b c "Joan Vennochi – Associate Editor". The Boston Globe. Retrieved 14 October 2013. With recording.
  2. ^ "Local Investigative Specialized Reporting". The Pulitzer Prizes. Retrieved 28 October 2013.
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  4. ^ "Archived copy". Archived from the original on 2015-04-13. Retrieved 2017-01-25.

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