Margolin hired by ABC

A source today confirmed that New York Post reporter Josh Margolin has been hired by ABC News.

Margolin is set to be an investigative reporter with the television news outlet.

While working for the Star Ledger, Margolin literally wrote the book on public corruption, penning alongside colleague Ted Sherman “The Jersey Sting,” the definitive tome on Operation Bid Rig and the arrest of dozens of New Jersey elected officials.

Margolin left the Ledger for the Post in 2010 and while at the tabloid has broken several front page exclusives on both New York and New Jersey politics.

The source said Margolin will start at ABC by the end of the month.

The story was first reported by Capital.

Margolin hired by ABC