Author Archives: Ed Mahon

About Ed Mahon

County government and politics reporter at York Daily Record/Sunday News.

Mayor Kim Bracey says proposed constitutional change for charities could mean less money for York

York Mayor Kim Bracey said she is concerned that a proposed change to the state constitution, which would give the General Assembly the authority to say what qualifies as a purely public charity, could mean less revenue for the city. … Continue reading

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Wolf picks Lancaster superintendent to lead Department of Education

Gov-elect Tom Wolf announced his picks to lead the Department of Education and the Department of Labor & Industry. Here is the full release:

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Prominent York County figures donated to Tom Wolf’s transition, inauguration

  Some prominent York County people and those with ties to the area on the list of donors for Gov-elect Tom Wolf’s transition. Wolf himself contributed $50,000 to the transition. His father, William, contributed $30,000 and his mother, Cornelia, contributed … Continue reading

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Tom Wolf’s inauguration will have lots of York County ties

Here’s a look:

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Gov.-elect Tom Wolf names two cabinet picks

Gov.-elect Tom Wolf named two picks for his cabinet. Dennis M. Davin, director of Allegheny County Economic Development, was picked for the secretary of the Department of Community and Economic Development, according to a news release. Wolf picked Eileen H. McNulty, a … Continue reading

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York County Commissioner Chris Reilly to seek re-election

Commissioner Chris Reilly will seek a fifth four-year term, he announced in a news release today. Also of interest: York County Commissioners approve 2016 base salaries for themselves, row officers In the release, Reilly stated his priority is promoting fiscally … Continue reading

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Who is running for York County commissioner?

Here is a running list of people who have announced that they are running for York County commissioner: Kelly Henshaw, a Republican challenger from Red Lion; Chris Reilly, a Republican incumbent from York Township. We will update the list as … Continue reading

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What is Tom Wolf doing on Jan. 20? Here is a look.

The day Tom Wolf gets sworn in as Pennsylvania’s 47th governor will include a children’s program at The State Museum of Pennsylvania; an open house at the Governor’s Residence in Harrisburg hosted by Wolf and his wife, Frances; and an evening … Continue reading

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Gov.-elect Tom Wolf announces transition review heads

Gov.-elect Tom Wolf on Thursday announced his transition review heads. The full list, after the jump: (Note we made one change to the original release for the title of Harrisburg Area Community College.)

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Gov.-elect Tom Wolf names key staffers

Gov.-elect Tom Wolf on Wednesday named some key staffers. Here is the full news release:

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