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6/5/2019

Gov. Wolf to Join Legislators, Advocates in Recognition of Gun Violence Awareness Day
 
Governor Tom Wolf today will join legislators and advocates in the Capitol rotunda for a rally and press conference in recognition of Gun Violence Awareness Day. Friday, June 7 is National Gun Violence Awareness Day.
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6/5/2019

Gov. Wolf to Join Legislators, Advocates in Recognition of Gun Violence Awareness Day
 
Governor Tom Wolf today will join legislators and advocates in the Capitol rotunda for a rally and press conference in recognition of Gun Violence Awareness Day. Friday, June 7 is National Gun Violence Awareness Day.
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6/4/2019

Gov. Wolf, Lt. Gov. Fetterman Urge Raising Pennsylvania Minimum Wage
 
Harrisburg, PA - Governor Tom Wolf and Lt. Governor John Fetterman issued the following statements as hundreds of workers head to the state Capitol to rally for a living wage.
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6/4/2019

Gov. Wolf, Lt. Gov. Fetterman Urge Raising Pennsylvania Minimum Wage
 
Governor Tom Wolf and Lt. Governor John Fetterman issued the following statements as hundreds of workers head to the state Capitol to rally for a living wage.
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6/3/2019

Illegal 'Pennsylvania Skill Games' Robbing Millions of Dollars From Vital Programs for Older Pennsylvanians
 
Pennsylvania Lottery officials, state Senator Tommy Tomlinson, the Pennsylvania State Police and senior groups partnered today to announce legislation to combat illegal 'Pennsylvania Skill Games' that have cost the Pennsylvania Lottery an estimated $138 million in sales over the past year and put funding for vital senior programs at risk.
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6/3/2019

Illegal 'Pennsylvania Skill Games' Robbing Millions of Dollars From Vital Programs for Older Pennsylvanians
 
Harrisburg, PA - Pennsylvania Lottery officials, state Senator Tommy Tomlinson, the Pennsylvania State Police and senior groups partnered today to announce legislation to combat illegal 'Pennsylvania Skill Games' that have cost the Pennsylvania Lottery an estimated $138 million in sales over the past year and put funding for vital senior programs at risk.
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5/30/2019

Auditor General DePasquale Urges PA Game Commission to Fix Its Finances, Better Monitor Gas & Oil Lease Revenues
 
HARRISBURG - Auditor General Eugene DePasquale today said his new performance audit shows the Pennsylvania Game Commission should strengthen its financial oversight and hold gas and oil companies accountable for lease royalty payments.
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5/30/2019

Auditor General DePasquale Urges PA Game Commission to Fix Its Finances, Better Monitor Gas & Oil Lease Revenues
 
Auditor General Eugene DePasquale today said his new performance audit shows the Pennsylvania Game Commission should strengthen its financial oversight and hold gas and oil companies accountable for lease royalty payments.
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5/29/2019

Expanded 2019 Ice Cream Trail Unveiled at Chester Springs Creamery
 
Pennsylvania travelers can 'pursue their scoops' on the newly expanded Pennsylvania Ice Cream Trail. After a popular inaugural season, the Pennsylvania Ice Cream Trail expanded from 12 creameries in Eastern and South Central PA, into three trails including a Western PA Trail, with a total of 32 stops in these regions for 2019.
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5/29/2019

Expanded 2019 Ice Cream Trail Unveiled at Chester Springs Creamery
 
Chester Springs, PA - Pennsylvania travelers can 'pursue their scoops' on the newly expanded Pennsylvania Ice Cream Trail. After a popular inaugural season, the Pennsylvania Ice Cream Trail expanded from 12 creameries in Eastern and South Central PA, into three trails including a Western PA Trail, with a total of 32 stops in these regions for 2019.
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5/29/2019

Gov. Wolf: Statewide Suicide Prevention Task Force Created to Strengthen Supports for People in Crisis
 
Harrisburg, PA - Governor Tom Wolf today announced a first-of-its-kind, statewide Suicide Prevention Task Force to develop the state's suicide prevention plan, a long-term strategy to reduce suicide in Pennsylvania, and let Pennsylvanians in crisis know their lives are valuable and help is available. The announcement was made by various state agencies that will be represented on the task force, Rep. Mike Schlossberg, Rep. Malcolm Kenyatta, and Prevent Suicide PA.
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5/29/2019

Gov. Wolf: Statewide Suicide Prevention Task Force Created to Strengthen Supports for People in Crisis
 
Governor Tom Wolf today announced a first-of-its-kind, statewide Suicide Prevention Task Force to develop the state's suicide prevention plan, a long-term strategy to reduce suicide in Pennsylvania, and let Pennsylvanians in crisis know their lives are valuable and help is available. The announcement was made by various state agencies that will be represented on the task force, Rep. Mike Schlossberg, Rep. Malcolm Kenyatta, and Prevent Suicide PA.
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5/29/2019

L&I Highlights Governor's SWEAP Plan to Address the Skills Gap and Worker Shortage
 
Harrisburg - With industries dealing with a shortage of skilled and trained workers that businesses need to succeed, Pennsylvania needs Governor Tom Wolf's bold plan to create a strong and competitive workforce, the Department of Labor and Industry (L&I) said today. During a Capitol news conference L&I Deputy Secretary for Workforce Development Eileen Cipriani said the governor's Statewide Workforce, Education, and Accountability Program (SWEAP) plan would expand career and technical education and STEM programs so students and adults are prepared for 21st century jobs.
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5/29/2019

L&I Highlights Governor's SWEAP Plan to Address the Skills Gap and Worker Shortage
 
With industries dealing with a shortage of skilled and trained workers that businesses need to succeed, Pennsylvania needs Governor Tom Wolf's bold plan to create a strong and competitive workforce, the Department of Labor and Industry (L&I) said today.
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5/29/2019

Governor Wolf Touts Restore Pennsylvania Benefits in Blair, Clearfield Counties
 
Today, Governor Tom Wolf was joined by local leaders on a walking tour of Altoona to observe blighted business fronts, including the condemned Penn Central Place, to discuss how Restore Pennsylvania could assist with revitalizing Pennsylvania's communities.
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