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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

Wolf Administration Announces Results of Operation Safe Stop 2017
 
The Pennsylvania Department of Transportation (PennDOT) was joined today by the Pennsylvania State Police, the Pennsylvania Department of Education, Fairview Township Police Department and West Shore School District transportation partners to reinforce the importance of school transportation safety and highlight the potential school-transportation challenges posed by changing daylight conditions.
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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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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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10/5/2017

Wolf Administration Highlights Cybersecurity Initiatives to Protect Pennsylvanians
 
In the wake of high-profile cyber attacks targeting businesses, governments and other organizations, the Wolf administration is reminding Pennsylvanians to take appropriate steps to protect their personal and financial data.
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10/5/2017

Wolf Administration Highlights Cybersecurity Initiatives to Protect Pennsylvanians
 
Harrisburg, PA - In the wake of high-profile cyber attacks targeting businesses, governments and other organizations, the Wolf administration is reminding Pennsylvanians to take appropriate steps to protect their personal and financial data.
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10/5/2017

Wolf Administration Unveils $5 Million for Naloxone for First Responders in All PA Counties
 
Wolf Administration officials today announced that applications for naloxone kits for first responders throughout the commonwealth are now being accepted.
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10/5/2017

Wolf Administration Unveils $5 Million for Naloxone for First Responders in All PA Counties
 
Wolf Administration officials today announced that applications for naloxone kits for first responders throughout the commonwealth are now being accepted.
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10/5/2017

Wolf Administration, Partners Announce Innovative Program Designed to Reduce Recidivism through Financial Education
 
Public and private partners gathered today at the headquarters of PSECU to announce a pioneering partnership and program that aims at reducing recidivism - the holding of five simultaneous Financial Reality Fairs on October 14 in Philadelphia, Pittsburgh, Harrisburg, Erie, and Reading. Today, Wolf Administration officials from the Department of Corrections, the Department of Banking and Securities, and the Board of Probation and Parole, joined by representatives of the PA Housing Finance Agency and the PA Credit Union Foundation, announced a program - one of the first in the nation -- designed to help reduce inmate recidivism through financial education.
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10/5/2017

Wolf Administration, Partners Announce Innovative Program Designed to Reduce Recidivism through Financial Education
 
Public and private partners gathered today at the headquarters of PSECU to announce a pioneering partnership and program that aims at reducing recidivism - the holding of five simultaneous Financial Reality Fairs on October 14 in Philadelphia, Pittsburgh, Harrisburg, Erie, and Reading.
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10/4/2017

Governor Wolf Draws Line in the Sand on Budget After Repeated GOP Failure and Obstruction
 
Today, after the repeated failure of the legislature to finalize the budget deal, Governor Wolf called on Republican leaders to replace their most recent tax proposals with a commonsense severance tax and vote. Republican leaders could not deliver votes for a commercial storage tax or a hotel tax despite their offering of both as counters to a severance tax.
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