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

Healey appointing non-MBTA team to review CRRC situation

Says she learned of problems at Springfield plant in last few weeks

Gonneville running the MBTA differently

New emphasis on trust, transparency, and credibility

Carnevale wins state GOP chair post by 3 votes

Incumbent Lyons says party is moving in the Baker-Weld direction

Citizens Energy pushing community solar

It’s like every person gets a panel or two from our solar farm’

Healey says she needs more info on MBTA train contract

'We’ve got to get to the bottom of it,' she says

Addressing the nitrogen challenge on Cape Cod

Two experts agree on a lot, but still at odds

MBTA opens up about crippling subway car delivery delays

Gonneville paints dire picture; T board asks no questions

Wu envisions a sustainable Boston with 800,000 people

In State of City address, she calls her job 'most important work in the world'

Top budget officials still undecided on tax cuts

Economists, DOR projecting modest state revenue growth

Special treatment considered for revenue from millionaire tax

Economists, lawmakers favor socking away portion of tax money

Prohibition on ARPA ‘tax cuts’ declared unconstitutional

Fungible money debate also playing out with millionaire tax in Mass.

Two party loyalists debate state of Mass. Dems

One sees dominance, the other worries about ‘activist class’

Mass. offshore wind developers stalling for time

Complaints about cost pressures bubbling up elsewhere

MBTA stepping up efforts to halt Green Line speeding

Agency to start installing some anti-collision tech in 2024

Gonneville promises T board a briefing on train manufacturer

Acting GM says he is focused on building trust, transparency

Region’s aging nuclear power plants drawing interest

Roy to file bill allowing Mass. to explore purchasing Millstone electricity

House declares Scarsdale winner of disputed race

Says ‘minor missteps” by election officials didn’t affect outcome

Encore posts record-high gambling revenues

Casino brings in $68.4m, split equally between slots, table games

Despite delays, Hydro-Quebec still ready to honor its Mass. contract

Provincial utility faces new challenges dealing with climate change

2 Republicans blame human error in unusual election challenge

Legislative committee will decide outcome of House races

Lodging tax revenue skyrockets, except in bigger cities

Is it ‘revenge travel’ or something more permanent?

Big Three gather but provide few details on talks

Mariano seems odd man out so far on taxes, free community college

Lawmakers walk tightrope on wind power contracts

Back penalties for defaults, but seek to preserve competition

Healey signs executive order on climate

Reappoints Baker's safety secretary, goes with two interims

New England electricity markets very messy

Dustup in Ct. over this winter’s sky-high rates

Baker making last-minute appointments as he exits

Fills MassDOT, MBTA board vacancies, elevates Dooley

Power grid put under stress over Christmas holiday

Oil became dominant fuel, reserve supplies came up short

DPU approves wind farm contracts despite financing concerns

Avangrid says it can’t build project at approved power price