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

FERC grants delay on N.E. energy market reform

Gives grid operator 2-year transition period

MBTA board balks at $102m Transit Ambassador contract

Only one company submitted a bid to hire the 200 workers

T board lays out priorities — safety, infrastructure, budget shortfalls

Taylor says ‘too many tragic accidents have occurred of late’

Pricing announced for latest offshore wind farms

They come in under cap, but may actually cost more

MBTA rejects bids for Quincy bus garage

Proposals come in $79m higher than expected

Momentum building for some form of tax relief

Democrats appear to be coming around to the idea

Bolt blamed for disabling of new Orange Line train

T says part was installed improperly during manufacturing process

What derailed unemployment insurance commission?

Billions for short-term fix, but long-term problems remain

Diehl wins, Doughty advances at GOP convention

Neither candidate mentioned Baker, who did not attend

Andover division on display at special town meeting

Town leaders prevail, but Meyers makes a statement

Mass General Brigham pledges to cut costs $70m a year

Bulk of savings would come from cutting cost of outpatient visits

Police escort of officer shuts down SE Expressway

Policeman’s body transferred from Boston to Randolph

Repair vehicles derailed 3 times during Blue Line work

T officials not forthcoming about problems with construction work

MBTA unveils redesign of its bus system

Approach calls for more service and more frequency

Rep. Haddad is star of energy documentary

‘Empowered’ places Somerset’s struggles in historical context

MBTA board member raises safety questions

McCready cites disconnect between safety hires, outcomes

Tool cart derailment delays Blue Line reopening 2d time

Airport-Bowdoin subway service to resume Wednesday

Japanese firm has different plan for Cape power plants

Proposes using the facility as a conduit for offshore wind

Some tidbits on Senate’s sports betting non-vote

Sen. Finegold declines comment on his position

Legislature preparing for post-Roe v Wade world

Senate budget plan ups funding for abortion access, security to $2m

MBTA is extending Blue Line shutdown 5 more days

Work proves challenging, delay announced to assure safety

Theoharides takes US offshore wind job for German company

Jumps from Baker cabinet job to executive position

Wu calls MGH project a ‘catalytic investment’

Says hospital buildout could be key to Red-Blue connector

With tax revenues soaring, Spilka calls for relief package

Senate president offers no details, promises action before end of June

Officials reassure Mass. residents on abortion rights, gird for battle

Democrats rally for what they see as looming battle with GOP

Two MBTA bus routes back to pre-COVID ridership levels

Even with no fares, 3 routes in city pilot not there yet

Faulty equipment blamed for Red Line passenger death

Preliminary report identifies ‘fault’ in door control system

MBTA spending going up, but not enough for low-income fare

Poftak: No new costly initiatives without additional revenue