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8/22/2019

As School Starts, Wolf Administration Encourages Healthy Eating Habits, Highlights Resources to Obtain Nutritious Foods
 
Wolf Administration officials and Central Pennsylvania Food Bank Executive Director Joe Arthur today discussed the importance of proper nutrition, especially among school-aged children, and offered healthy tips to parents and students who are preparing for the new school year.
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8/22/2019

As School Starts, Wolf Administration Encourages Healthy Eating Habits, Highlights Resources to Obtain Nutritious Foods
 
Wolf Administration officials and Central Pennsylvania Food Bank Executive Director Joe Arthur today discussed the importance of proper nutrition, especially among school-aged children, and offered healthy tips to parents and students who are preparing for the new school year.
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8/16/2019

Gov. Wolf Takes Bold Action to Reduce Gun Violence
 
Today, Governor Tom Wolf signed an executive order making unprecedented sweeping changes to executive branch agencies and programs to better target the public health crisis of gun violence in Pennsylvania. He was joined by advocates, legislators, cabinet secretaries and Charles Ramsey, chair of the Pennsylvania Commission on Crime and Delinquency (PCCD), who will use his expertise in a new role advising the executive branch on implementing these changes.
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8/16/2019

Gov. Wolf Takes Bold Action to Reduce Gun Violence
 
Governor Tom Wolf signed an executive order making unprecedented sweeping changes to executive branch agencies and programs to better target the public health crisis of gun violence in Pennsylvania. He was joined by advocates, legislators, cabinet secretaries and Charles Ramsey, chair of the Pennsylvania Commission on Crime and Delinquency (PCCD), who will use his expertise in a new role advising the executive branch on implementing these changes.
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8/14/2019

Governor Wolf Joins Ag Industry to Celebrate PA Farm Bill
 
One year after first unveiling his vision for a path to long-term prosperity for Pennsylvania agriculture, Governor Tom Wolf today returned to Ag Progress Days to celebrate the passing of his historic PA Farm Bill. Signed into law in July, the PA Farm Bill will make $23.1 million in strategic investments into the agriculture industry to grow opportunities and resources, remove barriers to entry, and cultivate future generations of leaders within agriculture.
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8/14/2019

Governor Wolf Joins Ag Industry to Celebrate PA Farm Bill
 
Pennsylvania Furnace, PA - One year after first unveiling his vision for a path to long-term prosperity for Pennsylvania agriculture, Governor Tom Wolf today returned to Ag Progress Days to celebrate the passing of his historic PA Farm Bill. Signed into law in July, the PA Farm Bill will make $23.1 million in strategic investments into the agriculture industry to grow opportunities and resources, remove barriers to entry, and cultivate future generations of leaders within agriculture.
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8/13/2019

Gov. Wolf Acts to Ensure Charter Schools Better Serve Students and Taxpayers
 
Allentown, PA - Recognizing Pennsylvania's flawed and outdated charter school law is one of the worst in the nation, Governor Tom Wolf is taking executive action, overhauling regulations, and will propose legislation to comprehensively reform the law. The governor outlined his vision that will strengthen charter school quality, accountability and transparency to control costs and improve outcomes for students.
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8/13/2019

Gov. Wolf Acts to Ensure Charter Schools Better Serve Students and Taxpayers
 
Recognizing Pennsylvania's flawed and outdated charter school law is one of the worst in the nation, Governor Tom Wolf is taking executive action, overhauling regulations, and will propose legislation to comprehensively reform the law. The governor outlined his vision that will strengthen charter school quality, accountability and transparency to control costs and improve outcomes for students.
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8/12/2019

Auditor General DePasquale Urges Changes to Avoid Repeat of Magistrate's Error that Wrongly Gave People Criminal Records
 
Auditor General Eugene DePasquale today announced a series of recommendations designed to keep district justices across Pennsylvania from giving people a criminal record for offenses that should be classified as civil violations, as happened in Erie County.
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8/12/2019

Auditor General DePasquale Urges Changes to Avoid Repeat of Magistrate's Error that Wrongly Gave People Criminal Records
 
HARRISBURG - Auditor General Eugene DePasquale today announced a series of recommendations designed to keep district justices across Pennsylvania from giving people a criminal record for offenses that should be classified as civil violations, as happened in Erie County.
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8/9/2019

Governor Wolf: Hemp is Growing Opportunities for PA Farmers
 
During a visit to a hemp growing site in Blair County today, Governor Tom Wolf and Agriculture Secretary Russell Redding highlighted the opportunities available to hemp growers and processors across the commonwealth.
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8/9/2019

Governor Wolf: Hemp is Growing Opportunities for PA Farmers
 
During a visit to a hemp growing site in Blair County today, Governor Tom Wolf and Agriculture Secretary Russell Redding highlighted the opportunities available to hemp growers and processors across the commonwealth.
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8/8/2019

Wolf Administration Unveils App to Connect Vulnerable Pennsylvanians to Affordable Local Food
 
As part of the Wolf Administration's strategy for a hunger-free Pennsylvania, Agriculture Secretary Russell Redding today unveiled a new service enabling older and at-risk Pennsylvanians to more easily access affordable, healthy local food.
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8/7/2019

Wolf Administration Unveils App to Connect Vulnerable Pennsylvanians to Affordable Local Food
 
Leesport, PA - As part of the Wolf Administration's strategy for a hunger-free Pennsylvania, Agriculture Secretary Russell Redding today unveiled a new service enabling older and at-risk Pennsylvanians to more easily access affordable, healthy local food.
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8/7/2019

Gov. Wolf, Sen. Casey Honor Victims, Call for Action on Federal and State Gun Legislation
 
Governor Tom Wolf and Senator Bob Casey were joined by legislators, representatives of CeaseFire PA, Moms Demand Action, religious leaders, and members of the public tonight to remember the lives lost to gun violence in Pennsylvania and around the nation, and to reiterate their urgent call to federal and state lawmakers for action on legislation for universal background checks and Extreme Risk Protection Orders.
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