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9/6/2017

Wolf Administration Kicks-off State Celebration of National Recovery Month
 
Pennsylvanians in long-term recovery talked about their personal stories at the statewide kick-off National Recovery Month in Pennsylvania. In addition, Acting Secretary of the Department of Drug and Alcohol Programs (DDAP) Jennifer Smith, Acting Secretary of Health and Physician General Dr. Rachel Levine, Secretary of Aging Teresa Osborne discussed the Wolf administration's commitment to continue support to help get people suffering from addiction into treatment and recovery.
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9/6/2017

Governor Wolf Announces Introduction of 'It's On Us PA' Legislation
 
Governor Tom Wolf joined legislators, advocates, and students today to announce the upcoming introduction of a package of six bills as part of his 'It's On Us PA' campaign to combat sexual violence in K-12 schools and on college and university campuses.
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9/6/2017

Statement of Attorney General Josh Shapiro on Lawsuit filed against Trump Administration over Ending of DACA Program
 
'Earlier today, more than a dozen Attorneys General and I filed a lawsuit challenging President Trump's decision to end the successful DACA program that the Federal Government started five years ago.'
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9/6/2017

Governor Wolf Announces Introduction of 'It's On Us PA' Legislation
 
Governor Tom Wolf joined legislators, advocates, and students today to announce the upcoming introduction of a package of six bills as part of his 'It's On Us PA' campaign to combat sexual violence in K-12 schools and on college and university campuses.
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9/4/2017

Governor Wolf Thanks Pennsylvania National Guard Troops Headed to Texas
 
Middletown, PA - Governor Tom Wolf was on hand today for the send-off of a number of the approximately 200 Pennsylvania National Guard troops who departed over the weekend via both air and a ground convoy to assist in hurricane recovery efforts in Texas.
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9/4/2017

Governor Wolf Thanks Pennsylvania National Guard Troops Headed to Texas
 
Middletown, PA - Governor Tom Wolf was on hand today for the send-off of a number of the approximately 200 Pennsylvania National Guard troops who departed over the weekend via both air and a ground convoy to assist in hurricane recovery efforts in Texas.
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9/1/2017

Wolf Administration Challenges You to Take the Preparedness Pledge
 
Governor Wolf and his administration officials today encouraged citizens to observe National Preparedness Month in September by pledging to be prepared for emergencies before they happen. You can find the preparedness pledge on the redesigned website, www.ready.pa.gov (previously www.ReadyPA.org) which has free resources to help you make a family emergency communications plan and build emergency kits for your home and car
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8/31/2017

Wolf Administration Invites Pennsylvanians to Submit Recovery Stories and Attend Sept. 6 National Recovery Month Kick-Off
 
September is National Recovery Month and Pennsylvanians are invited to participate in the statewide kick-off of the celebration on Wednesday, Sept. 6, at 10 a.m. at the Capitol Rotunda, 501 N. 3rd St., Harrisburg.
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8/31/2017

Attorney General Josh Shapiro Unveils Campus Safety Initiative on Drug and Alcohol Abuse, Mental Health and Sexual Assault Prevention
 
Attorney General Josh Shapiro today announced a new campus safety initiative focused on preventing drug and alcohol abuse, mental health and sexual assault at colleges and universities across Pennsylvania.
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8/31/2017

Attorney General Josh Shapiro Unveils Campus Safety Initiative on Drug and Alcohol Abuse, Mental Health and Sexual Assault Prevention
 
Attorney General Josh Shapiro today announced a new campus safety initiative focused on preventing drug and alcohol abuse, mental health and sexual assault at colleges and universities across Pennsylvania.
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8/31/2017

Governor Wolf's Prescription Drug Monitoring Program Celebrates Reduction of Opioid Over-Prescribing in First Year
 
Governor Tom Wolf today recognized the more than 93,000 users registered with Pennsylvania's Prescription Drug Monitoring Program (PDMP), who have helped reduce the number of patients 'doctor-shopping' for Schedule II-IV controlled substance prescription drugs in the past year.
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8/31/2017

Governor Wolf's Prescription Drug Monitoring Program Celebrates Reduction of Opioid Over-Prescribing in First Year
 
Governor Tom Wolf today recognized the more than 93,000 users registered with Pennsylvania's Prescription Drug Monitoring Program (PDMP), who have helped reduce the number of patients 'doctor-shopping' for Schedule II-IV controlled substance prescription drugs in the past year.
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8/30/2017

Attorney General Shapiro Brings the Fight against Heroin & Opioid Epidemic to Beaver, Butler, Westmoreland & Cambria Counties
 
Attorney General Josh Shapiro today announced charges against a Beaver County man for selling fentanyl-laced drugs to two victims who died weeks apart of overdoses. Another 22 drug dealers were also charged today with selling heroin, cocaine and other drugs throughout Beaver County.
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8/30/2017

Attorney General Shapiro Brings the Fight against Heroin & Opioid Epidemic to Beaver, Butler, Westmoreland & Cambria Counties
 
Attorney General Josh Shapiro today announced charges against a Beaver County man for selling fentanyl-laced drugs to two victims who died weeks apart of overdoses. Another 22 drug dealers were also charged today with selling heroin, cocaine and other drugs throughout Beaver County.
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8/24/2017

Wolf Administration, Attorney General Announce Campaign Against Dangers of Illegal Gas Pump 'Skimmers'
 
To combat the use of illegal credit and debit card 'skimmers' at gas stations and ATMs in Pennsylvania, four state government agencies have teamed up to raise awareness on the use of these devices. Skimmers are malicious card readers often attached to an actual payment terminal that can gather data from a credit or debit card's magnetic stripe when inserted or swiped.
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