Jim Puzzanghera of the Los Angeles Times has been hired by the Boston Globe to be its Washington correspondent.
Puzzanghera writes about business and economic issues for the Times.
He joined The Times in 2006 and won the paper’s Editor’s Award in 2009 for coverage of the financial crisis. He has worked in the nation’s capital since 1998 and is a two-time National Press Club award winner for Washington coverage.
A Northwestern University graduate, he previously worked for the San Jose Mercury News, Newsday and the St. Petersburg Times.
I’m thrilled to be the new Washington Bureau chief of the @BostonGlobe. It’s hard leaving my fabulous @latimes colleagues. But this a dream job for a Boston kid, at an outstanding news organization. And I get to work with the talented @jessbidgood, @lizcgoodwin and @laurakrantz.
— Jim Puzzanghera (@JimPuzzanghera) March 21, 2019