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2/7/2019

Governor Wolf Makes Case for Statewide Broadband to Support Education
 
Today, Governor Tom Wolf visited Dover Area High School to highlight the need for statewide broadband access to increase educational opportunities for Pennsylvania's students.
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2/7/2019

Governor Wolf Makes Case for Statewide Broadband to Support Education
 
Today, Governor Tom Wolf visited Dover Area High School to highlight the need for statewide broadband access to increase educational opportunities for Pennsylvania's students.
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2/7/2019

Attorney General Josh Shapiro Announces Legal Action Against UPMC for Violating Pennsylvan ia's Charities Laws Petition to modify Consent Decrees aims to restore fairness and promote the public interest in western Pennsylvania's healthcare system
 
PITTSBURGH - Attorney General Josh Shapiro today filed a petition in Commonwealth Court to modify the consent decrees governing the relationship between UPMC and Highmark, two of the largest hea lth care providers and insurers in the western Pennsylvania market. The petition requests that the Court impose modifications to protect and promote the public interest by ensuring that UPMC abides by its charitable obligations to the Commonwealth of Penn sylvania
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2/7/2019

Attorney General Josh Shapiro Announces Legal Action Against UPMC for Violating Pennsylvania's Charities Laws Petition to modify Consent Decrees aims to restore fairness and promote the public interest in western Pennsylvania's healthcare system
 
PITTSBURGH - Attorney General Josh Shapiro today filed a petition in Commonwealth Court to modify the consent decrees governing the relationship between UPMC and Highmark, two of the largest health care providers and insurers in the western Pennsylvania market. The petition requests that the Court impose modifications to protect and promote the public interest by ensuring that UPMC abides by its charitable obligations to the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania.
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2/6/2019

Wolf Administration Urges Pennsylvanians to Support Local Food Banks in Wake of Partial Federal Government Shutdown
 
Department of Human Services (DHS) Secretary Teresa Miller and Department of Agriculture Deputy Secretary for Market Development Cheryl Cook today joined the Central Pennsylvania Food Bank and Feeding Pennsylvania to urge Pennsylvanians to support their local food banks following the partial federal government shutdown.
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2/6/2019

Wolf Administration Urges Pennsylvanians to Support Local Food Banks in Wake of Partial Federal Government Shutdown
 
Department of Human Services (DHS) Secretary Teresa Miller and Department of Agriculture Deputy Secretary for Market Development Cheryl Cook today joined the Central Pennsylvania Food Bank and Feeding Pennsylvania to urge Pennsylvanians to support their local food banks following the partial federal government shutdown.
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2/6/2019

Governor Wolf, Pittsburgh Penguins Announce PAsmart Grant to Expand Science and Technology Education
 
The day after unveiling a plan to create the strongest workforce in the nation, Governor Tom Wolf was joined by Pittsburgh Penguins President and CEO David Morehouse to announce a $442,000 PAsmart advancing grant has been awarded to the Pittsburgh Penguins Foundation.
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2/6/2019

Governor Wolf, Pittsburgh Penguins Announce PAsmart Grant to Expand Science and Technology Education
 
The day after unveiling a plan to create the strongest workforce in the nation, Governor Tom Wolf was joined by Pittsburgh Penguins President and CEO David Morehouse to announce a $442,000 PAsmart advancing grant has been awarded to the Pittsburgh Penguins Foundation. The state grant will help expand the foundation's STEAM (science, technology, engineering, arts and mathematics) Lending Library to benefit thousands of students across western Pennsylvania.
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2/5/2019

Governor Wolf's Budget Goal: Create 'Strongest Workforce in the Nation'
 
With the commonwealth on a comeback, Governor Tom Wolf today outlined in his 2019-20 budget address a bold plan to move the commonwealth forward by building the strongest workforce in the nation that drives the strongest economy. With a comprehensive package of programs and an overhaul of policies, the Statewide Workforce, Education, and Accountability Program will provide opportunities for Pennsylvanians from birth to retirement.
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2/5/2019

Governor Wolf's Budget Goal: Create 'Strongest Workforce in the Nation'
 
Bold and sensible plan will rebuild Pennsylvania's economy and prioritize skills training from birth to retirement
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2/2/2019

Punxsutawney Phil Predicts A Rare Early Spring on Groundhog Day 2019
 
Punxsutawney Phil Predicts A Rare Early Spring on Groundhog Day 2019 Punxsutawney, PA - This morning, Pennsylvania's own world-famous groundhog, Punxsutawney Phil, predicted an early spring after not seeing his shadow, a prediction so rare that it has only happened 19 times in the 133-year history of Groundhog Day.
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1/31/2019

Auditor General DePasquale Continues Focus on Protecting Children, Will Follow Up on State of the Child Reports
 
HARRISBURG - Auditor General Eugene DePasquale today said he will follow up on his 'State of the Child' reports to ensure Pennsylvania is doing everything it can to protect at-risk children from neglect and abuse. DePasquale said his review will focus on the Department of Human Services' (DHS) Bureau of Hearings and Appeals, how the bureau functions and whether it is effectively helping to protect at-risk children from their abusers. It serves as an administrative court on hundreds of issues that come before DHS.
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1/31/2019

Auditor General DePasquale Continues Focus on Protecting Children, Will Follow Up on State of the Child Reports
 
HARRISBURG - Auditor General Eugene DePasquale today said he will follow up on his 'State of the Child' reports to ensure Pennsylvania is doing everything it can to protect at-risk children from neglect and abuse.
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1/31/2019

Governor Wolf Outlines Plan to Restore Critical Pennsylvania Infrastructure Massive Rebuilding Plan Funded by a Severance Tax Will Prevent Flooding, Eliminate Blight, Expand Broadband to All Pennsylvanians
 
Governor Wolf's vision for Pennsylvania includes vibrant towns and cities with new development, opportunities in rural and disadvantaged areas, and a modern, interconnected commonwealth.
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1/31/2019

Governor Wolf Outlines Plan to Restore Critical Pennsylvania Infrastructure
 
Governor Wolf's vision for Pennsylvania includes vibrant towns and cities with new development, opportunities in rural and disadvantaged areas, and a modern, interconnected commonwealth.
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