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9/17/2014

Corbett Administration Announces the Release of Economic Growth Initiative Grant to Glatfelter for Natural Gas Conversion Project in York County
 
Governor Tom Corbett today announced the award of a $5-million Economic Growth Initiative Grant and $3-million Alternative and Clean Energy Grant to Glatfelter to support the conversion of the company's Spring Grove, York County mill to use natural gas to fuel its boilers.
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9/17/2014

Corbett Administration Announces the Release of Economic Growth Initiative Grant to Glatfelter for Natural Gas Conversion Project in York County
 
Harrisburg - Governor Tom Corbett today announced the award of a $5-million Economic Growth Initiative Grant and $3-million Alternative and Clean Energy Grant to Glatfelter to support the conversion of the company's Spring Grove, York County mill to use natural gas to fuel its boilers.
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9/16/2014

Treasury Creates $1.5 Billion Credit Line to Sustain State Operations
 
Responding to a request from the administration, Pennsylvania Treasurer Rob McCord, in consultation with Auditor General Eugene DePasquale, has extended a $1.5 billion line of credit to the commonwealth so it can cope with a General Fund cash balance that plunged below zero earlier this week. The administration borrowed $700 million against that line of credit on Monday.
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9/16/2014

Treasury Creates $1.5 Billion Credit Line to Su stain State Operations
 
Harrisburg - Responding to a request from the administration, Pennsylvania Treasurer Rob McCord, in consultation with Auditor General Eugene DePasquale, has extended a $1.5 billion line of credit to the commonwealth so it can cope with a General F und cash balance that plunged below zero earlier this week. The administration borrowed $700 million against that line of credit on Monday
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9/13/2014

Governor Tom Corbett Releases Statement on Shooting of Pennsylvania State Police Trooper
 
Governor Tom Corbett issued the following statement on shooting of Pennsylvania State Police trooper: "Our prayers go out to the family, friends and colleagues of the Pennsylvania State Police trooper who was killed in the line of duty Friday night outside the Blooming Grove, Pike County, state police barracks. We are praying as well, for the full recovery of his colleague who was injured in the incident.
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9/12/2014

Acting Secretary of Education Kicks Off Governor's Jobs1st STEM Competition: Building a Stronger Pennsylvania; Open to Students in Grades 9-12
 
Harrisburg - Acting Secretary of Education Carolyn Dumaresq recently visited Thaddeus Stevens College of Technology in Lancaster to kick off the statewide Governor's Jobs1st STEM Competition: Building a Stronger Pennsylvania.
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9/11/2014

Governor Corbett Honors Passengers and Crew of Flight 93 with Visit to National Memorial
 
Governor Tom Corbett today visited and offered remarks at the Flight 93 National Memorial in Somerset County.
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9/11/2014

Governor Corbett Honors Passengers and Crew of Flight 93 with Visit to National Memorial
 
Shanksville, Somerset County - Governor Tom Corbett today visited and offered remarks at the Flight 93 National Memorial in Somerset County.
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9/10/2014

PUC Reminds Low-Income Consumers to Stay Connected Through Telephone Discount Program
 
The PUC joined in a national initiative to promote Lifeline telephone discount program awareness. No Pennsylvanian should be left out simply because they can't afford telephone services.
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9/9/2014

Lt. Governor, PennDOT Announce Department's First Transportation Sponsorship Made Possible by Public-Private Partnership Law
 
Harrisburg - Lt. Governor Jim Cawley joined PennDOT Executive Deputy Secretary for Administration Brad Mallory today for an event to announce the department's first sponsorship effort made possible by the Public-Private Partnership law Governor Tom Corbett signed in 2012.
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9/9/2014

Lt. Governor, PennDOT Announce Department's First Transportation Sponsorship Made Possible by Public-Private Partnership Law
 
Lt. Governor Jim Cawley joined PennDOT Executive Deputy Secretary for Administration Brad Mallory today for an event to announce the department's first sponsorship effort made possible by the Public-Private Partnership law Governor Tom Corbett signed in 2012.
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9/9/2014

Governor Corbett Opens New Clean-Burning Natural Gas Fueling Station in Philadelphia
 
Philadelphia - Governor Tom Corbett today joined officials from VNG Co. to announce the opening of a new compressed natural gas (CNG) public fueling station in Philadelphia to support the widespread use of natural gas vehicles in the region.
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9/9/2014

Governor Corbett Opens New Clean-Burning Natural Gas Fueling Station in Philadelphia
 
Philadelphia - Governor Tom Corbett today joined officials from VNG Co. to announce the opening of a new compressed natural gas (CNG) public fueling station in Philadelphia to support the widespread use of natural gas vehicles in the region.
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9/2/2014

SECA Campaign 2014
 
The State Employee Combined Appeal (SECA) is the once-a-year charitable giving campaign for state employees. SECA raises approximately $3 million each year for hundreds of participating charities. The 2014 campaign theme is "Not All Heroes Wear Capes" because all of us have the power to make a difference by donating through SECA!
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9/2/2014

First Lady and Acting Secretary of Education Announce 35 Schools Statewide Implementing Dropout Program
 
First Lady Susan Corbett and Acting Secretary of Education Carolyn Dumaresq today visited Annville-Cleona School District, Lebanon County, to announce 35 Pennsylvania school districts and charter schools now implementing the dropout prevention Early Warning System and Interventions Catalog (EWS/IC.) The schools, located in 23 counties across the commonwealth, will start using the system during the 2014-15 school year.
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