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

Schoenberg joining CommonWealth

Spent last 7 years at Republican/MassLive

Patrick recounts bruising transportation funding battles

DeLeo, at center of current debate, played major role in 2013

Fishermen, wind farm developers at odds

Battling over size of navigation lanes for fishing vessels

Upcoming tax debate awkward for GOP

Baker stance on TCI at odds with lawmakers

Overall state workforce increased slightly in FY19

Baker administration still down 5% compared to five years ago

Advocates call for T control board extension

Aloisi: ‘It’s a mistake to change horses in midstream’

U-Haul won’t hire smokers in Mass., 20 other states

Is it sensible health policy or lifestyle discrimination?

The big squeeze at Big Dig 2

One new idea calls for rail tunnel underneath the Charles River

Partners vowing to end surprise billing

Move comes as Congress fails to address the problem

Subway ridership rebounding, but still lackluster

Survey of T riders finds 56% believe system is not reliable

Mass. Cultural Council secures gambling funds

Intends to pilot prescription arts programs in Berkshires, Springfield

Partners to open 4 new outpatient centers

Targets Westwood, Woburn, Westborough, Salem, NH

Groups slam temporary Charles River bridge

Fewer Turnpike lanes, closing Soldiers Field Rd called better options

Healey seeks DPU crackdown on electricity sellers

Says industry targets low-income ratepayers, harms everyone

Baker’s walk on the wild side

Leads the charge for TCI and higher gas prices

DOC backtracking on MCI-Framingham

It now looks like the troubled facility for women is closing

T notes: Machinists hit deplorable conditions

‘Revolutionary' Red and Orange Line commitment

Surging sales tax helping T balance budget

Spending rising on safety, bus, commuter rail initiatives

Pollack, control board at odds on income-based fares

Testy exchanges illustrate panel’s growing independence

Healey takes on grid operator

Says rules favor dirty energy sources.

Baker talks up his transportation-funding approach

Presses cap-and-invest program with 12 states, DC

Poll: Few know about transportation climate initiative

66% of those surveyed know little or nothing about it

What kind of oversight does the T need today?

Control board, a pillar of stability, nearing expiration date

T notes: Fairmount pilot likely to make cut

Four demonstration bus projects proposed

Safety culture lacking at the MBTA

Panel offers scathing assessment of transit operations

Herb Chambers LLC pays $18m for One Dalton condo

Unit is on 59th floor of Boston’s newest luxury high-rise

T control board meeting less than law requires

Chair says fewer sessions in best interest of the authority

Spotlight congestion investigation was McGrory’s idea

Faneuil Hall panel discussion suggests public consensus elusive

To balance its budget, T to seek additional funds

Control board expected to vote on request later this month