Bruce Mohl

Editor, CommonWealth

About Bruce Mohl

Bruce Mohl is the editor of CommonWealth magazine. Bruce came to CommonWealth from the Boston Globe, where he spent nearly 30 years in a wide variety of positions covering business and politics. He covered the Massachusetts State House and served as the Globe’s State House bureau chief in the late 1980s. He also reported for the Globe’s Spotlight Team, winning a Loeb award in 1992 for coverage of conflicts of interest in the state’s pension system. He served as the Globe’s political editor in 1994 and went on to cover consumer issues for the newspaper. At CommonWealth, Bruce helped launch the magazine’s website and has written about a wide range of issues with a special focus on politics, tax policy, energy, and gambling. Bruce is a graduate of Ohio Wesleyan University and the Fletcher School of Law and Diplomacy at Tufts University. He lives in Dorchester.

About Bruce Mohl

Bruce Mohl is the editor of CommonWealth magazine. Bruce came to CommonWealth from the Boston Globe, where he spent nearly 30 years in a wide variety of positions covering business and politics. He covered the Massachusetts State House and served as the Globe’s State House bureau chief in the late 1980s. He also reported for the Globe’s Spotlight Team, winning a Loeb award in 1992 for coverage of conflicts of interest in the state’s pension system. He served as the Globe’s political editor in 1994 and went on to cover consumer issues for the newspaper. At CommonWealth, Bruce helped launch the magazine’s website and has written about a wide range of issues with a special focus on politics, tax policy, energy, and gambling. Bruce is a graduate of Ohio Wesleyan University and the Fletcher School of Law and Diplomacy at Tufts University. He lives in Dorchester.

Stories by Bruce Mohl

Lynch optimistic about bringing back T retirees

Goal is to boost staffing in control center, restore full subway service

Wu claims victory in school negotiations

Preserves local control, says she’s OK with state data oversight

Another agency shares blame for MBTA safety issues

DPU division keeps low public profile in overseeing T

Gas tax holiday good politics, not policy

Horowitz says Biden-Baker approach won’t cut prices 42 cents a gallon

MBTA resumes service at Haymarket Station

Developer installs supports for water-damaged column

More bad news for T: Haymarket shuts down

Developer says columns in subway tunnel area severely deteriorated

MBTA ramping up hiring efforts in control center

$10,000 signing bonus attracts 30 potential applicants

Chang-Diaz discontinuing campaign for governor

Doesn’t endorse Healey, focusing on other 'courage' candidates

Biden, Baker aligned on gas tax holiday

Democrats on Beacon Hill, in Congress not on board

Leominster group pursuing fourth casino region

Rosenberg lobbying for expansion in north Worcester County

Lawmakers eye $250m for East-West rail

New state authority to oversee project dropped for now

Lawmakers plan T safety hearings, call for $400m in extra aid

Say FTA concerns, T response ‘don’t inspire any public confidence’

Getting a handle on FTA’s to-do list for MBTA

Aloisi says service cuts are only first shoe to drop, urges $600m fund

MBTA cutting back service on subway lines

Action taken to comply with federal safety directive

Federal directives raise management, budget, oversight questions at MBTA

All of the item’s on the FTA safety checklist are fairly basi

FTA orders T to address “serious safety issues” immediately

'Runaway trains,' poorly run control center cited by agency

Auditor candidates both claiming to be outsiders

Dempsey, DiZoglio spar over who has the edge

Speaker Mariano says health care regulation needs updates

Wants to expand Health Policy Commission powers, revamp board

MBTA nearing its day of reckoning

As federal funds dry up, spending far exceeding revenue

Transit Ambassadors complain about working conditions

Cite stabbing of colleague, raise possibility of forming union

Utilities facing pushback on clean energy contract compensation

Healey calls payments to Eversource, National Grid, Unitil ‘kickbacks’

Mass. Dems lean toward women candidates

Sullivan tops Galvin with 62% of convention vote

RMV vendor says 53,000 driver’s licenses, IDs need to be replaced

Replacement cards coming next week; problem blamed on ‘printer anomaly”

T looking closely at operator error on Green Line crash

Anti-collision system due to be installed next year

Brain drain goes on in municipal government

Two-thirds of town managers have turned over in recent years

Seeking clues on rebid of Quincy bus garage contract

Fiber optic revamp pushed bid process back a year