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8/26/2013

PA Veterans Should Never Pay to Apply for Benefits
 
Free assistance is readily available from any accredited veterans service officer at the Department of Military and Veterans Affairs, their County Director of Veterans Affairs, or through a chartered veterans service organization such as the American Legion, VFW, DAV, or AMVETS to name a few.
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8/22/2013

New, Increased Weight Restrictions Coming to about 1,000 Bridges
 
Today, PennDOT Secretary Barry J. Schoch authorized his department to add or increase weight restrictions to about 1,000 structurally deficient (SD) bridges statewide to ensure bridge safety and preserve our aging bridge system.
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8/15/2013

First Lady Susan Corbett Announces Governor's Awards for the Arts Recipients
 
First Lady Susan Corbett today announced the recipients of the prestigious Governor's Awards for the Arts, honoring outstanding Pennsylvania artists, arts organizations, and patrons who have made significant contributions to the advancement of the arts.
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8/14/2013

Governor Corbett Comments on the Late Governor William Scranton
 
- Governor Tom Corbett today spoke about the late Governor William W. Scranton prior to a memorial service today in honor of Pennsylvania's 38th governor.
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8/13/2013

Governor Corbett Signs Senate Bill 5, Increasing Access to Health Care in Rural and Underserved Areas
 
Governor Tom Corbett today ceremonially signed Senate Bill 5, which provides $4 million in the 2013-14 state budget to fund community health centers and additional medical services in rural and underserved areas of the state.
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8/13/2013

Attorney General Kane defends Pennsylvania consumers in American Airlines-US Airways merger
 
Pennsylvania Attorney General Kathleen Kane announced today she will join with the U.S. Department of Justice, the District of Columbia and five other states to stand up for consumers by opposing the merger between American Airlines and US Airways.
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8/9/2013

Governor Corbett Concludes Tourism Promotion Trip with Kayak Tour on Bald Eagle Creek in Centre, Clinton Counties and Visit to Bald Eagle State Park
 
Governor Tom Corbett ended a three-day tourism promotion trip of central Pennsylvania today in Centre and Clinton counties to highlight Pennsylvania as a top destination for in-state and out-of-state travelers.
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8/8/2013

Governor Corbett Continues Tourism Promotion Trip with a Kayak Tour on the Juniata River in Perry County and Visit to Gettysburg National Park
 
Governor Tom Corbett continued a three-day tourism promotion trip of central Pennsylvania today in Perry and Adams counties to highlight Pennsylvania as a top destination for in-state and out-of-state travelers.
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7/31/2013

Governor Tom Corbett, First Lady Susan Corbett Invite Pennsylvania Youth to Participate in "Lucky Dog Art Contest"
 
Pennsylvania youth are invited to participate in the 2013 "Lucky Dog Art Contest," which aims to illustrate why dogs are "man's best friend."
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7/29/2013

Pennsylvania Turnpike Commission Announces 2014 Toll Increase
 
Cash tolls set to increase 12 percent, E-ZPass 2 percent on Jan. 5 2014
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7/17/2013

Governor Corbett Inaugurates Greater Philadelphia Chilean Consulate
 
Less than three months following a successful Jobs First Mission to South America, Governor Tom Corbett today joined federal, state and Chilean officials to inaugurate the Chilean Consulate of Greater Philadelphia and to celebrate its recognition as an official trade office.
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7/10/2013

Governor Corbett Announces PA Talent Hub, a Private/Public Partnership to Connect People with Jobs
 
Governor Tom Corbett, along with Department of Labor and Industry Secretary Julia Hearthway, today announced the creation of a program to take private industry recruitment programs and practices and translate them into public sector workforce development efforts.
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7/9/2013

Governor Corbett Unveils JobGateway, State-of-the-Art Job- Matching Website
 
Governor Tom Corbett, along with Department of Labor and Industry Secretary Julia Hearthway, today announced the latest release of JobGateway.pa.gov, a website created to better connect people looking for work and local employers.
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7/7/2013

Governor Corbett Launches Tourism Promotion Trip with a Kayak Tour on the Juniata River and Visit to Raystown Lake
 
Governor Tom Corbett began a three-day tourism promotion trip of central Pennsylvania today in Huntingdon County to highlight Pennsylvania as a top destination for in-state and out-of-state travelers
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7/1/2013

Governor Corbett, First Lady Visit New Gettysburg Civil War Musuem
 
Governor Tom Corbett and First Lady Susan Corbett today participated in the grand opening of the Seminary Ridge Museum in Gettysburg.
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