David S. Bernstein

David S. Bernstein

Contributing Editor

David S. Bernstein, who spent the past 10 years at the Boston Phoenix, is widely regarded as one of the state’s foremost political writers. Over the course of his 23-year career, he has become a frequent analyst on local and national television and radio broadcasts, and has been named journalist of the year by the New England Press Association. Additionally, he has been cited for excellence in criminal justice reporting by John Jay College. Visit his website at DavidSBernstein.com.

David S. Bernstein'S latest stories

The MassGOP Convention Is This Weekend

There's very little at stake.

Let's All Agree to Call the St. Patrick's Day Breakfast What It Is

An awful, boring tradition—and definitely not a roast.

The Top 25 Massachusetts Lobbying Firms

O'Neill & Associates claims the top spot (once again).

A Framingham Company Got Caught Funneling Funds to Marty Walsh

Walsh's campaign was unaware.

There's Little Hope For MassGOP Gains

The results of a new poll of political insiders.

How Will Massachusetts Republicans Fare In 2014?

Let's find out if you're smarter than the insiders.

Marty Walsh Makes Good on His BRA Threat

Fourteen people were laid off, including veteran Randi Lathrop.

Breaking Down the Dorchester Race Money

A look at the funds in the race to succeed Marty Walsh—whatever happened to that guy?

Maura Healey and Deb Goldberg Get Key Endorsements

From EMILY's List.

Eight Things You Should Know About the Democratic Caucuses

Things that I think are true.