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

Salary divide

Gov. Patrick is winning political points reining in the compensation of state authority executives, but some question his motivations and the long-range value of his actions

Christie pulling NJ out of cap and trade

Says initiative with Mass. and other states is a failed experiment

NM film office head coming to Mass.

Strout leaves behind a state scaling back its tax credit for one that isn’t

Senate health plan gives unions little

Provides seat at the bargaining table for 30 days

Salazar gives final Cape Wind OK

Speculation now focuses on whether NStar will buy remainder of power output

Organogenesis breaks ground on tissue factory

Unlike Evergreen Solar, state investment in Canton firm paying off

No easy patronage cure

Some say Civil Service is the way to rid government of patronage hiring. But is the cure worse than the disease?

Negative reviews for film tax credit

Officials from four Massachusetts think tanks talk tax breaks at State House

Patrick nominates gay judge to SJC

SJC ruling in Goodridge allowed Lenk to marry