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6/28/2018

Governor Wolf Celebrates One-Year Anniversary of Libre's Law
 
Today, Governor Tom Wolf was joined by Libre, the Humane Society of the United States, legislative members, and animal advocates, to celebrate the one-year anniversary of the signing of Act 10 of 2017, which strengthened Pennsylvania's animal cruelty laws.
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6/25/2018

Governor Wolf Signs Employer Statement of Support for National Guard Members
 
Today, Governor Tom Wolf signed a U.S. Defense Department Employer Statement of Support for the more than 1,300 Pennsylvania National Guard members and reservists who work for the commonwealth, thanking them for their service and pledging to offer support as these Guard members and reservists fulfill their military service duties while under the commonwealth's employ. The governor was joined by the Adjutant General of Pennsylvania, Maj. General Anthony Carrelli, members of the Pennsylvania National Guard, and Col (ret.) Gregory Parish and George Mentzer from the Employer Support for Guardsman and Reservists Program.
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6/24/2018

IBTTA and PA Turnpike Commission Coordinate Volunteer Effort at Milk & Honey Farms
 
Today, the International Bridge, Tunnel and Turnpike Association (IBTTA) and the Pennsylvania Turnpike Commission (PTC) led more than 100 volunteers at a community service project at Milk & Honey Farms. Owned and operated by Tim Wallace, Milk & Honey Farms is a nonprofit farm that focuses on veterans and provides fresh fruit and vegetables for those at risk for hunger in South Central Pennsylvania.
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6/21/2018

Department of Health Shares Important Tips for Residents to Prepare for Hot Summer Weather
 
Harrisburg, PA - As Pennsylvanians prepare to spend more time outdoors, Department of Health Secretary Dr. Rachel Levine shares important tips to keep families safe in extreme heat this summer.
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6/15/2018

Wolf Administration Observes World Elder Abuse Awareness Day
 
Today, the Wolf Administration observed World Elder Abuse Awareness Day as an opportunity for communities to promote a better understanding of abuse and neglect of older persons.
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6/15/2018

Wolf Administration Introduces Opioid Prescribing Guidelines for Workers' Compensation
 
The Wolf Administration today introduced opioid prescribing guidelines for workers' compensation to help health care providers determine when opioids are appropriate for treatment of someone injured on the job.
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6/14/2018

Governor Wolf Proposes Job Licensing Reform to Cut Red Tape, Strengthen Workforce
 
Building on his commitment to make state government more responsive to Pennsylvania's growing economy, Governor Tom Wolf is calling for reforms to several job licensing boards and the licensing requirements to remove barriers to employment so skilled workers can enter the careers of their choice, strengthen the workforce, and grow our economy.
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6/14/2018

Governor Wolf and PEMA Provide Update on Tornado Damage in NE Pennsylvania
 
Wilkes-Barre, PA - Severe storms affected much of Northeast Pennsylvania last night. Governor Tom Wolf and officials at the Pennsylvania Emergency Management Agency (PEMA) provided an update on the damage caused by a tornado and outlined next steps for the region.
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6/13/2018

Auditor General DePasquale Initiates Review to Bring Transparency, Accountability to Prescription Drug Pricing
 
HARRISBURG - Auditor General Eugene DePasquale today said he is launching a review to bring transparency and accountability to prescription drug pricing in Pennsylvania.
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6/12/2018

Governor Wolf Congratulates Villanova Men's Basketball Champions
 
Governor Wolf Congratulates Villanova Men's Basketball Champions
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6/11/2018

Wolf Administration Recognizes Senior Citizen Volunteers for Service
 
Harrisburg, PA - Today, Secretary of Banking and Securities Robin L. Wiessmann recognized 12 senior citizens for their work with the Campaign for Wise and Safe Investing ('Campaign') and announced the renewal of a $120,000 grant from the Investor Protection Trust ('IPT') to continue funding for the Campaign. The event marked a 10-year partnership with AARP Pennsylvania and the IPT in protecting senior citizens from fraud and scams.
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6/11/2018

More Than 100 Join Wolf Administration in Lehigh County for First Health Care in Your Community Event
 
Today, Wolf Administration cabinet officials were joined by more than 100 attendees for the first Health Care in Your Community event held at Lehigh Carbon Community College in Schnecksville, Lehigh County.
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6/11/2018

Auditor General DePasquale Launches Audit to Safeguard Voting Security
 
Auditor General Eugene DePasquale today announced he will conduct an audit of the state's voter registration system to help enhance voting security before the 2020 election.
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6/8/2018

Wolf Administration Cabinet Members Host 20th Cabinet in Your Community Event
 
Middletown, PA - Today, Wolf administration cabinet officials were joined by community members for a Cabinet in Your Community event at Penn State Harrisburg
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6/7/2018

Wolf Administration Touts 550,000th Preserved Acre of Farmland through Nation-Leading Preservation Program
 
Pennsylvania is a national leader in farmland preservation, and today, Secretary of Agriculture Russell Redding announced that the state has hit a major milestone, preserving 550,000 acres of farmland in the commonwealth over the last three decades.
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