Ed Mahon, Reporter

Ed Mahon is a reporter for PA Post. Previously, he was an investigative and political reporter at the York Daily Record/Sunday News, where his work revealed holes in Pennsylvania’s system for protecting victims of domestic violence. He grew up in Delaware County, graduated from La Salle University in Philadelphia and has lived in Pennsylvania most of his life.

Latest by Ed Mahon


Rep. Scott Perry vs. George Scott debate, annotated

We're breaking down the Thursday evening debate.
By Ed Mahon and Emily Previti

How the debate over guns is playing out in four Pa. swing districts

In races across the state, health care is getting more attention
By Ed Mahon

Will Democrats take back the House? Watch these 9 Pa. races

A state Supreme Court decision made a lot of districts more competitive
By Ed Mahon

Barbara Schrum died trying to help a friend. This new law could have saved her

Schrum's daughter thinks a law-enforcement escort can protect people in some domestic violence situations
By Ed Mahon

Updated: October 9, 2018 | 5:38 am

2018 Pa. election: Voter registration deadline is today

Want to vote? Here's what you need to know
By Ed Mahon

Updated: October 2, 2018 | 2:51 pm

Key moments from the Pa. governor’s debate, annotated

PA Post reporters are taking a closer look at Monday night's debate
By Ed Mahon and Katie Meyer

Alex Trebek gets some bad reviews as debate moderator

Some people thought he talked too much.
By Ed Mahon

Tom Wolf vs. Scott Wagner: A guide to the Pa. governor’s race

What you need to know about their positions on abortion, property taxes and other issues
By Ed Mahon

Updated: October 4, 2018 | 9:33 am

This year, dozens of states have passed significant gun bills. Pa. isn’t one of them

But lawmakers and advocates are pushing for changes
By Ed Mahon

Updated: September 20, 2018 | 2:17 pm

After 2016 losses, Dems hoping to take back counties that flipped for Trump

Scott Wagner is often compared to Donald Trump. Can he get the same voters?
By Ed Mahon