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11/15/2017

Auditor General DePasquale Says Washington, DC Inaction Prompts Effort to Reduce Firearm Injuries, Deaths; Improve Gun Safety
 
Auditor General Eugene DePasquale today announced he plans to seek ideas from all sides of the gun debate to find commonsense gun safety measures that will reduce firearm injuries and deaths without legislative action.
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11/15/2017

Auditor General DePasquale Says Washington, DC Inaction Prompts Effort to Reduce Firearm Injuries, Deaths; Improve Gun Safety
 
HARRISBURG - Auditor General Eugene DePasquale today announced he plans to seek ideas from all sides of the gun debate to find commonsense gun safety measures that will reduce firearm injuries and deaths without legislative action.
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11/14/2017

GO-TIME: Wolf Administration Honors Transportation Employees for Innovative Ideas, Engagement
 
The Pennsylvania Department of Transportation (PennDOT) today honored 13 employees for their transformative ideas to improve efficiency, safety, customer service, cost savings and revenue generation.
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11/14/2017

GO-TIME: Wolf Administration Honors Transportation Employees for Innovative Ideas, Engagement
 
The Pennsylvania Department of Transportation (PennDOT) today honored 13 employees for their transformative ideas to improve efficiency, safety, customer service, cost savings and revenue generation.
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11/13/2017

Governor Wolf Announces New Effort to Bolster Solar Energy in Pennsylvania
 
Governor Tom Wolf today joined state and local officials, and environmental advocates to announce the expansion of the use of solar energy across the commonwealth, while ensuring that the environmental and health benefits of solar energy are experienced in Pennsylvania.
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11/9/2017

PA Turnpike and PA Council on the Arts Expand Arts Sparks Program to Riverview School District
 
Today, the Pennsylvania Turnpike Commission (PTC) and Pennsylvania Council on the Arts (PCA) unveiled a new mosaic, designed and created by students at Riverview Junior and Senior High School. This is the second art piece created through Art Sparks, a partnership between the PCA's Arts in Education residency program and the PTC to bring student- created artwork to service plazas across the PTC's 550-mile system.
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11/9/2017

PUC Joins with Wolf Administration, State Agencies & Utilities to Highlight Impact & Importance of Veterans in the Utility Workforce
 
Pennsylvania Public Utility Commission (PUC) Chairman Gladys M. Brown today joined with leaders from Gov. Tom Wolf's Administration, including the Pennsylvania Department of Military and Veterans Affairs (DMVA) and Department of Labor & Industry (L&I), along with representatives from public utilities from across the state, to highlight the importance and impact of veterans in the utility workforce.
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11/9/2017

Wolf Administration Teams with PUC and Utilities to Highlight Efforts to Grow Veterans in the Utility Workforce
 
Today Wolf Administration officials from the Pennsylvania Department of Labor & Industry (L&I) and the Department of Military and Veterans Affairs (DMVA) joined Pennsylvania Public Utility Commission (PUC) Chairman Gladys M. Brown and representatives from public utilities from across the state to highlight the importance and impact of veterans in the utility workforce.
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11/8/2017

Wolf Administration, United Way of Southwestern PA Announce New App to Help Students with Disabilities Find Jobs That Pay
 
Today, Pennsylvania Department of Labor & Industry (L&I) Executive Director for the Office of Vocational Rehabilitation (OVR) David DeNotaris with United Way of Southwestern PA's Director of Programs for Seniors & People with Disabilities Heather Sedlacko, announced the launch of the new 'PA Planning for the Future Checklist' app to help students with disabilities transition from high school to employment and find jobs that pay.
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9/14/2017

Auditor General DePasquale Says 'State of the Child' Special Report Shows Broken Child-Welfare System Puts Children at Risk
 
The system is broken. And Pennsylvania's at-risk children are not safe.
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11/4/2017

Code4PA Hackathon
 
Code4PA Hackathon - https://www.code4pa.tech/ - is a contest not just for students, but there will be people from local tech companies as well. Teams use data from https://data.pa.gov/browse to generate ideas that will enhance public engagement, increase transparency into trending of state data for greater innovation and use of technology.
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11/1/2017

Wolf Administration Kicks Off the Low-Income Home Energy Assistance Program (LIHEAP) Season
 
Today, Department of Human Services Acting Secretary Teresa Miller, along with Department of Aging Secretary Teresa Osborne, joined by the Pennsylvania Public Utility Commission (PUC) Chairman Gladys M. Brown, and representatives from local utility companies kicked off the start of the Low-Income Home Energy Assistance Program (LIHEAP) application process for the 2017-18 season at the United Way of Lancaster County
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11/1/2017

Wolf Administration Launches Patient and Caregiver Registry for Medical Marijuana Program
 
Wolf Administration Acting Health Secretary and Physician General Dr. Rachel Levine today launched the Medical Marijuana Patient and Caregiver Registry, marking a major milestone in getting medication to patients.
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11/1/2017

Wolf Administration Launches Patient and Caregiver Registry for Medical Marijuana Program
 
Wolf Administration Acting Health Secretary and Physician General Dr. Rachel Levine today launched the Medical Marijuana Patient and Caregiver Registry, marking a major milestone in getting medication to patients.
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11/1/2017

GO-TIME: General Services Procurement Savings Top $143 Million and Growing
 
Pennsylvania Department of General Services (DGS) Secretary Curt Topper announced today that continued success in achieving lower costs for goods and services purchased by state agencies has saved approximately $143 million over the past two years, including $74 million in fiscal year 2016-17.
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