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


See inside the Peach Bottom nuclear power plant

Can the station last 80 years?
By Ed Mahon

Pa. lawmakers voice concern about Trump’s plan to declare national emergency

'I never thought that was a good idea. I still don’t,' U.S. Sen. Pat Toomey, R-Pa., said.
By Ed Mahon


Why one gun owner decided to finally join the NRA

‘I have no choice but to help them. That’s the way it seems,’ said a gun owner at the Great American Outdoor Show in Harrisburg.
By Ed Mahon

Under Gov. Tom Wolf’s plan, one Pa. school district would receive $693,000 to raise teacher salaries

In a searchable database, you can see how much your school district would receive
By Ed Mahon

At State of the Union, lawmakers sing ‘Happy Birthday’ to Holocaust and Tree of Life shooting survivor

Judah Samet was a special guest at the State of the Union
By Ed Mahon

Gov. Tom Wolf’s 2019-20 budget address, annotated

It is the first budget address of his second term.
By Ed Mahon

Winners and losers in Gov. Tom Wolf’s 2019-20 budget proposal

He wants every school district teacher to earn at least $45,000 a year.
By Ed Mahon

In budget address, how ambitious will Gov. Tom Wolf be?

What to know and what to watch for
By Ed Mahon

Updated: February 2, 2019 | 7:35 am

Groundhog Day 2019, explained

Learn about the holiday’s history, facts and why it’s such a big deal in Punxsutawney
By Ed Mahon