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10/17/2017

Wolf Administration Honors Students, Drivers at Pennsylvania
 
In a ceremony at the Governor's residence today, Pennsylvania Department of Transportation (PennDOT) Deputy Secretary for Driver and Vehicle Services Kurt Myers joined other Pennsylvania school bus safety advocates to underscore the Wolf Administration's commitment to highway safety by honoring nine students for communicating important school bus safety messages, and six school bus drivers for their superior driving skills.
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10/17/2017

Wolf Administration Honors Students, Drivers at Pennsylvania
 
In a ceremony at the Governor's residence today, Pennsylvania Department of Transportation (PennDOT) Deputy Secretary for Driver and Vehicle Services Kurt Myers joined other Pennsylvania school bus safety advocates to underscore the Wolf Administration's commitment to highway safety by honoring nine students for communicating important school bus safety messages, and six school bus drivers for their superior driving skills
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10/17/2017

Wolf Administration Awards $4 million in Grants for Medication-Assisted Treatment Programs to Battle Addiction Epidemic
 
The Wolf Administration today awarded $1 million grants to four organizations to build medication-assisted treatment programs for Pennsylvanians suffering from the disease of addiction. The announcement was made at Pennsylvania Psychiatric Institute, a collaboration between Penn State Health and UPMC PinnacleHealth Systems.
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10/17/2017

Wolf Administration Awards $4 million in Grants for Medication-Assisted Treatment Programs to Battle Addiction Epidemic
 
The Wolf Administration today awarded $1 million grants to four organizations to build medication-assisted treatment programs for Pennsylvanians suffering from the disease of addiction. The announcement was made at Pennsylvania Psychiatric Institute, a collaboration between Penn State Health and UPMC PinnacleHealth Systems.
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10/12/2017

Wolf Administration Launches Annual 'Stopping the Flu Starts with YOU' Campaign
 
Acting Health Secretary and Physician General Dr. Rachel Levine today launched the annual 'Stopping the Flu Starts with YOU' campaign, encouraging all Pennsylvanians to get vaccinated to prevent the spread of influenza.
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10/12/2017

Wolf Administration Launches Annual 'Stopping the Flu Starts with YOU' Campaign Urges all Pennsylvanians to Get Influenza Vaccine
 
Enola, PA - Acting Health Secretary and Physician General Dr. Rachel Levine today launched the annual 'Stopping the Flu Starts with YOU' campaign, encouraging all Pennsylvanians to get vaccinated to prevent the spread of influenza.
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10/12/2017

Auditor General DePasquale Surveys Find Majority of School Districts, Local Governments Concerned about Increasing Cybersecurity Risks
 
Auditor General Eugene DePasquale today said recent surveys conducted by his office show a majority of school districts and local government officials are concerned about cybersecurity and expect the risks will increase.
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10/12/2017

Auditor General DePasquale Surveys Find Majority of School Districts, Local Governments Concerned about Increasing Cybersecurity Risks
 
Auditor General Eugene DePasquale today said recent surveys conducted by his office show a majority of school districts and local government officials are concerned about cybersecurity and expect the risks will increase.
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10/11/2017

Governor Wolf Announces $217 Million in GO-TIME Savings in 2016-17 Fiscal Year
 
Governor Tom Wolf today announced more than $217 million in savings during the 2016-17 fiscal year from his administration's efforts to modernize government operations to reduce costs and improve efficiencies through the Governor's Office of Transformation, Innovation, Management and Efficiency (GO-TIME).
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10/11/2017

Governor Wolf Announces $217 Million in GO-TIME Savings in 2016-17 Fiscal Year
 
Governor Tom Wolf today announced more than $217 million in savings during the 2016-17 fiscal year from his administration's efforts to modernize government operations to reduce costs and improve efficiencies through the Governor's Office of Transformation, Innovation, Management and Efficiency (GO-TIME). The cumulative savings during the Wolf administration is over $373 million.
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10/10/2017

Wolf Administration Officials Announce New Apprenticeship Program for STEM 'Jobs that Pay' in Agriculture
 
Wolf administration officials today introduced a new apprenticeship program to prepare Agriculture Equipment Service Technicians for 'Jobs that Pay' by developing hands-on skills in science, technology, engineering, and math (STEM). Pennsylvania will face more than 1,000 job openings as current Farm Equipment Mechanics and Service Technicians retire by 2027.
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10/10/2017

Wolf Administration Announces New Apprenticeship Program for STEM 'Jobs that Pay' in Agriculture
 
Wolf administration officials today introduced a new apprenticeship program to prepare agriculture equipment service technicians for 'jobs that pay' by developing hands-on skills in science, technology, engineering, and math (STEM). Pennsylvania will face more than 1,000 job openings by 2027 as current farm equipment mechanics and service technicians retire.
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10/10/2017

Governor Wolf Kicks Off Rise of the Rest Tour to Showcase Central PA Businesses
 
Today, Governor Wolf participated in the Rise of the Rest Tour that showcased central Pennsylvania businesses. The governor was joined by Steve Case, the founder of AOL and Revolution who created the Rise of the Rest tours as a nationwide effort to work closely with entrepreneurs in emerging startup ecosystems.
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10/10/2017

Governor Wolf Kicks Off Rise of the Rest Tour to Showcase Central PA Businesses
 
Today, Governor Tom Wolf today participated in the Rise of the Rest Tour showcasing central Pennsylvania businesses. The governor joined Steve Case, the founder of AOL and Revolution, and creator of the Rise of the Rest tours, as part of this nationwide effort to work closely with entrepreneurs in emerging startup ecosystems.
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10/6/2017

Governor Wolf Receives Pennsylvania Breast Cancer Coalition Pink Ribbon Award for Requiring Insurers to Cover 3D Screening Mammograms at No Extra Cost
 
Governor Wolf today received the PA Breast Cancer Coalition's highest honor, the Pink Ribbon award, for his work to require that 3D mammograms be covered by insurance under existing state law and must be provided to Pennsylvania women at no cost. Since October 2015, insurers must treat 3D mammograms the same as traditional two-dimensional mammograms when determining healthcare coverage.
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