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

The campaign money man

Sullivan makes sure candidates follow the rules and also sets some rules

R.I. offshore wind price bit higher than Mass.

For $225m, Eversource takes half share in Ørsted projects

Vineyard Wind, backed by Baker, plays power politics

Wind farm fails to gain major foothold in electricity auction

Homeowners, via Sunrun, participate in N.E. electricity auction

As a group, residents agree to provide 20mw of power in 2022-2023

T notes: GLT is the next big thing

Patriots parade; productivity push in repair shops

ML Strategies lobbying fees hit record level in 2018

Firm raked in $5.2m, topping the previous record the company set in 2016

Pollack prioritizes Red-Blue rail connector

Transit advocates press for quick action on the project

Bio folks cool to Baker drug proposal

Panel explores eye-popping prices -- and benefits

Electricity storage takes key role in energy efficiency plan

Mass Save appears to be shifting focus of the program

House rules debate could get lively

Progressives mobilizing, Dooley unionizing, 'he' vs. 'them'

Charters facing backlash all over country

From New Bedford to LA, the fight goes on

Nevada gaming officials propose fine for Wynn Resorts

Under settlement, company’s licenses would not be affected

MBTA proposes 6.3% increase in fares

Subway price to rise 15 cents, bus 10 cents, LinkPass $5.50

Salvucci, Aloisi liken Pollack to Sargent

Turnpike decision seen similar to halting inner belt 50 years ago

T analysis: Time for long goodbye to Mattapan trolleys

Study calls for major infrastructure improvements, leans toward repurposing Green Line cars

MBTA tries to get more CharlieCards in circulation

Acknowledging problem, cards made available at Chelsea City Hall

MBTA’s parking lot operator sues transit agency

Lawsuit raises questions about loss of money at Haymarket Garage

Baker backs rate-setting for high-cost drugs

Proposal gives roles to Health Policy Commission, AG

Cambridge Street could be in for lots of changes

Can MGH expansion, Blue-Red subway connection coexist?

Baker bill would let police pull cars over for seatbelt violations

Road safety legislation also deals with mobile phone use, electric scooters

Region’s power generators using more oil, coal

Fuel mix should return to normal as temps rise

Dreyfus highlights Blue Cross experiments

Worries about incursions by for-profit health plans

Millionaire tax back in play

Supporters says new approach will sidestep constitutional issues

Shaw 54th: A disruptive work of art

Even so, the famous memorial causes some uneasiness

Animal House — the sequel

Globe says rep grabbed female colleague’s backside

Baker to file bill authorizing pro sports betting

Proposal would also tax daily fantasy sports contests

Local cannabis company sells to Ga. firm

NETA cofounder: ‘I think you’ll see more of this across the industry’

T notes: Keolis posts best on-time month

MBTA revenues lagging behind forecasts; Should T police handle fare checks?

New Orange Line cars to be delayed

Signal system check spawns 8 to 10 week delay