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

These Dems Are Losing the Money War

Some of the candidates are struggling to scrape together decent stockpiles of cash.

Democratic Governor Candidates Hate Evil, Tainted Super PAC Money

...except when it benefits Marty Walsh.

Democrats' Sound And Fury

Takeaways from this weekend's Democratic state convention.

MassDems Are Misogynistic

But is that their problem with Martha Coakley?

We Mapped Your Convention-Eve Partying in Worcester

Including a guide to the parties and photos of the hosts.

Don't Forget to Blame Mayor Menino for the Convention Center

Here's a history lesson most people tend to forget.

Dems Roll Out Convention-Week Endorsements

In hopes of swaying a few delegates.

Herald and Globe Polls Skew Similarly

Just not how you'd expect them.

A Notorious Murder Conviction Is In Jeopardy

Sean Ellis has already served 20 years for the brutal murder of BPD detective John Mulligan, but new revelations could vacate his sentence.

The Delegates Are High on One Thing

And his name is Steve Grossman.