Edward Mason

Edward Mason is a Boston-based journalist who writes about business, politics and crime. He is a winner of a George Polk Grant for Investigative Reporting. He's written for The Atlantic.com, Boston Business Journal, The Boston Globe, CommonWealth, and Salon, among others. In past lives, he was staff writer for the Boston Herald and Statehouse bureau chief for the Lawrence Eagle-Tribune.

Edward Mason'S latest stories

Why Did Dan Winslow Resign?

He gave up his seat because of money, he says, but a recent poll suggests otherwise.

The Dan Wolf Saga, Part XCVIII

The Cape Air mogul gets to stay in the Senate after all.

Boston Police 2.0

What does the public lose in information as the BPD goes digital?

Ed Davis vs. MAMLEO

An angry spat over fairness and discipline in the BPD has started to boil.

Dan Wolf: Political Outsider?

There may be a risk in getting so many Beacon Hill heavy-hitters on his side.

Charlie Baker's HQ Is An Old Sleep Lab

What better location for a candidate known to make people snooze?

Steve Grossman on Dan Wolf

The gubernatorial rival says he wouldn't change ethics laws so fast.

Dan Wolf's Senate Tenure Just Got Longer

Everyone, forget that you thought he'd resign this week.

Steve Grossman Is No Dan Wolf

The law views a state legislator and a state employee very differently.

Dan Wolf Resigns, Suspends His Campaign

It's been a rough few weeks for the Cape Air mogul.