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12/11/2017

Winter Operations
 
With many Pennsylvanians set to experience winter weather in the coming days, the Wolf Administration is encouraging motorists to ensure that they're prepared for winter driving and reminded them of resources available to them
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12/8/2017

Wolf Administration Hosts Older Driver Safety Awareness Event
 
Devon, PA -In honor of Older Driver Safety Awareness Week (December 4-8, 2017), the Pennsylvania Department of Transportation (PennDOT) and the Pennsylvania Department of Aging (PDA) hosted a public safety event this morning called 'Maintaining Mobility' at Surrey Services for Seniors.
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12/8/2017

Wolf Administration Hosts Older Driver Safety Awareness Event
 
In honor of Older Driver Safety Awareness Week (December 4-8, 2017), the Pennsylvania Department of Transportation (PennDOT) and the Pennsylvania Department of Aging (PDA) hosted a public safety event this morning called 'Maintaining Mobility' at Surrey Services for Seniors. Secretary of Transportation Leslie Richards and Secretary of Aging Teresa Osborne shared remarks, as well as Sara Weir from the AAA Mid-Atlantic Foundation for Safety and Education.
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12/8/2017

Governor Wolf: More Seniors to Receive Coordinated, Quality Health Care in Their Homes, Communities
 
Today, Governor Tom Wolf visited the Stephen Foster Community Center in Lawrenceville to announce Community HealthChoices, a program to improve services for hundreds of thousands of Pennsylvanians that will launch in 14 southwest Pennsylvania counties in January 2018. The governor was joined by Teresa Miller, Acting Secretary for the Department of Human Services; Teresa Osborne, Secretary of the Department of Aging; and Rich Fitzgerald, Allegheny County Executive.
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12/8/2017

Governor Wolf and First Lady Frances Wolf Light the 2017 Capitol Christmas Tree
 
Governor Tom Wolf and First Lady Frances Wolf joined hundreds of people in the state Capitol Rotunda today to celebrate the holidays with the 2017 Capitol Tree Lighting Ceremony.
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12/8/2017

Governor Wolf and First Lady Frances Wolf Light the 2017 Capitol Christmas Tree
 
Governor Tom Wolf and First Lady Frances Wolf joined hundreds of people in the state Capitol Rotunda today to celebrate the holidays with the 2017 Capitol Tree Lighting Ceremony.
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12/8/2017

2017 Christmas Tree Timelapse
 
2017 Christmas Tree Timelapse
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12/8/2017

Full Ceremony - Governor Wolf and First Lady Frances Wolf Light the 2017 Capitol Christmas Tree
 
Governor Tom Wolf and First Lady Frances Wolf joined hundreds of people in the state Capitol Rotunda today to celebrate the holidays with the 2017 Capitol Tree Lighting Ceremony.
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12/7/2017

GO-TIME: Revenue Department Saves Taxpayers $29.3 Million through Fraud Prevention and Tax Return Review Efforts
 
The Pennsylvania Department of Revenue saved taxpayers approximately $29.3 million in the last fiscal year by improving the process it uses to prevent the issuance of fraudulent and erroneous tax refunds, Revenue Secretary Dan Hassell announced today. An estimated $80.5 million will be saved over four years.
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12/7/2017

Governor Wolf: More Seniors to Receive Coordinated, Quality Health Care in Their Homes, Communities
 
Today, Governor Tom Wolf visited the Stephen Foster Community Center in Lawrenceville to announce Community HealthChoices, a program to improve services for hundreds of thousands of Pennsylvanians that will launch in 14 southwest Pennsylvania counties in January 2018. The governor was joined by Teresa Miller, Acting Secretary for the Department of Human Services; Teresa Osborne, Secretary of the Department of Aging; and Rich Fitzgerald, Allegheny County Executive.
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12/6/2017

Wolf Administration Teams Up to Support Families in Need this Holiday Season
 
Today, First Lady Frances Wolf joined cabinet members for the 28th annual Holiday Wish Program gift drive in Harrisburg, which provides donated gifts to about 200 families and 100 seniors across Pennsylvania.
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12/6/2017

Wolf Administration Teams Up to Support Families in Need this Holiday Season
 
Today, First Lady Frances Wolf joined cabinet members for the 28th annual Holiday Wish Program gift drive in Harrisburg, which provides donated gifts to about 200 families and 100 seniors across Pennsylvania.
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12/6/2017

Governor Wolf Announces Additional Standardized Testing Reductions for Pennsylvania Students, Teachers
 
Governor Tom Wolf joined parents, teachers and school administrators today to announce more improvements to standardized testing in Pennsylvania. After reducing the number of test days by two days this school year, starting next school year, the Pennsylvania System of School Assessment (PSSA) will be condensed from three weeks to two weeks and shifted to later in the school year, easing stress on students and giving them up to two additional weeks to learn before taking the assessment.
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12/6/2017

Governor Wolf Announces Additional Standardized Testing Reductions for Pennsylvania Students, Teachers
 
Harrisburg, PA - Governor Tom Wolf joined parents, teachers and school administrators today to announce more improvements to standardized testing in Pennsylvania. After reducing the number of test days by two days this school year, starting next school year, the Pennsylvania System of School Assessment (PSSA) will be condensed from three weeks to two weeks and shifted to later in the school year, easing stress on students and giving them up to two additional weeks to learn before taking the assessment.
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12/5/2017

Wolf Administration Reminds Pennsylvanians to get a Flu Vaccination
 
Today the Wolf Administration's Deputy Secretary for Health Promotion and Disease Prevention, Dr. Loren Robinson, reminded Pennsylvanians of the importance of getting a flu vaccination.
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