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

Oops: DeLeo says Grid bill drafted incorrectly

Would penalize all utilities, not just National Grid

T notes: Board acts as if Ramirez never existed

Early morning bus pilot made permanent; weekend commuter rail fare in limbo

Decision time near on Cape bridges

Pollack says state backs new, six-lane structures

Why are electricity prices spiking this winter?

Baker administration report blames last winter

Globe seeks more women in House leadership

Urges DeLeo to get out of his ‘comfort zone’

Price of electricity going up in E. Mass.

Cost this winter will be highest since 2015

Ramirez out, Poftak in as T general manager

Separation agreement calls for ex-GM to receive about $152,400

T notes: Gearing up for new commuter rail contract

Control board wants transpo secretary on oversight board

T to consider privatizing some bus service

New stats indicate agency failing on service delivery

T board mad weekend commuter rail pass is ending

$10 fare helped boost revenues in 2018 by 4.6 percent

‘Beat the Press’ celebrates 20 years

Rooney says Globe hanging on, Herald basically dead

House, in informal session, passes Grid legislation

Confusion arises over who would pay unemployment benefits of locked-out workers

Grid hearing had one-sided feel  

Lawmakers focused on utility, ignored union 

Could Wisc. lame-duck power grab happen here?

Anything is possible, but rules would make it difficult

National Grid takes pounding on Beacon Hill

Mother, DeLeo say health care should not be negotiating tool

T shows a willingness to experiment

Tests TransitMatters suggestion for replacement bus service

T notes: Capital delivery arm has 80 openings

Early morning bus pilot doing well, late-night pilot off to slow start

MBTA ponders its role in ‘mobility marketplace’

Could the T become the payment platform for everything?

Grid, locked-out workers appear far apart

Utility: Union proposal maintains status quo

Region’s electricity market in trouble

Pipeline constraints, need for more renewables disrupting competitive wholesale market

Change-agent Pressley backs Pelosi

Moulton reportedly seeking a meeting with Dem leader

MBTA pension costs rising at fast pace

Shortsleeve calls trend unsustainable; O’Brien blames T's own early retirement offers

Steelworkers call counter-proposal fair, reasonable

Union leaders: It’s in Grid’s best interest to end lockout