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

State tax revenues keep heading higher

Mass. already challenged in spending billions in federal aid

Neal flexing muscles for east-west rail

Calls initiative a top priority, matter of regional equity

Baker, Polito say 8 years is enough

Plan to focus on dispensing federal funds in coming year

Healey calls Baker ‘valued partner’

Allen thanks Baker; Chang-Diaz, Downing critical of governor

Power politics in Maine

Through proxies, Mass. seeks to overturn law backed by 59% of Maine voters

Was Baker talking a bit of trash about Healey?

Says winning not a factor in his decisions to run; Is it for AG?

No answers yet on unemployment insurance trust fund

Baker administration delays come with billion-dollar implications

Mass General Brigham has bullseye on its back

McDonough, Hattis see similarities to 2015

Bonin, key player in court struggle, dies at 90

Short stint as chief justice was focus of Aloisi book

Maine DEP suspends license of hydro transmission line

Fate of Mass.-financed project now in hands of the courts

Mass.-financed power line in Maine is a mess

Rejected by voters, project pursues court, regulatory options

Rhode Island makes it trifecta on TCI

McKee’s reasons for withdrawing are the same as Baker’s

MBTA gives Dalton extension through end of 2022

GLX manager has said he would like to remain at the T

A first step on offshore wind

Stories from Vineyard Wind’s ceremonial groundbreaking

Baker pulls the plug on transportation climate initiative

Abandons cap-and-invest plan after Lamont’s decision to back away in CT

Hospital execs say industry in fragile state

Urge caution on efforts to rein in spiraling costs

T notes: New phenomenon – GLX leftover money

New T board completes business in 64 minutes

Lamont puts TCI on hold in Connecticut

Mass. finds itself in go-it-alone position

Baker: $500m for unemployment insurance fund not debatable

Governor says undetermined amount of bond proceeds also needed

Health care fuels first-half lobbying

Hospitals, health plans, Mass General Brigham spend most

Business leader ‘confused’ by unemployment insurance revelations

‘The business community is not looking for a discount,’ Rooney says

Taking Health Policy Commission to next level

Altman explains need for price caps, other reforms

Baker urged to clear up unemployment insurance fund confusion

‘Produce the data,’ says analyst at Mass. Budget and Policy Center

Unemployment insurance deficit may have vanished

Senator says $1b in aid unnecessary; Administration says situation evolving

Strange bedfellows on fed infrastructure bill

Pressley, Taylor Greene find themselves on same side

2 more House lawmakers provide proof of vaccination

Only 5 legislators now out of compliance with mandate

Stalled Maine hydro power line raises concerns

Can region build infrastructure needed to address climate change?

Super PAC looks ahead to 2022

Says candidates it supported this year won 18 of 24 races

Who were the winners and losers (besides the candidates)? 

The behind-the-scenes scorecard from Tuesday’s election