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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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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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8/22/2017

Governor Wolf Visits Humane Society of Harrisburg to Discuss New Animal Cruelty Laws Before Effective Date
 
Governor Tom Wolf today joined advocates at the Humane Society of Harrisburg to remind the public that Act 10 of 2017 goes into effect on Monday, August 28, 2017. Act 10, which strengthens Pennsylvania's animal cruelty laws, was signed into law in June 2017.
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8/22/2017

Governor Wolf Visits Humane Society of Harrisburg to Discuss New Animal Cruelty Laws Before Effective Date
 
Governor Tom Wolf today joined advocates at the Humane Society of Harrisburg to remind the public that Act 10 of 2017 goes into effect on Monday, August 28, 2017. Act 10, which strengthens Pennsylvania's animal cruelty laws, was signed into law in June 2017.
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8/22/2017

Wolf Administration Reminds Parents That it's Time for Back-to-School Vaccinations
 
Acting Secretary of Health and Physician General Dr. Rachel Levine reminds parents to have their children vaccinated before the new school year. By getting your child's vaccines up-to-date when they start school, you will keep their classroom healthy and help them achieve their best.
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8/16/2017

Governor Wolf Touts Work to Build Vibrant Agriculture Industry, Rural Communities in PA during Visit to Ag Progress Days
 
During a visit to Penn State University's Ag Progress Days, Governor Tom Wolf today called Pennsylvania's agriculture industry one of its most important economic and environmental resources, and he stressed the need to continue supporting the industry for its long-term success.
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8/16/2017

Governor Wolf Touts Work to Build Vibrant Agriculture Industry, Rural Communities in PA during Visit to Ag Progress Days
 
During a visit to Penn State University's Ag Progress Days, Governor Tom Wolf today called Pennsylvania's agriculture industry one of its most important economic and environmental resources, and he stressed the need to continue supporting the industry for its long-term success.
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