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5/29/2013

First Lady Susan Corbett Updates Education Leaders on "Opening Doors" Dropout Prevention Initiative
 
Pennsylvania First Lady Susan Corbett today met with state and national leaders in education and dropout prevention on the progress of her "Opening Doors" initiative.
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5/29/2013

TRIP, released a report called Pennsylvania Transportation by the Numbers.
 
Today, TRIP, a national nonprofit transportation research group, released a report called Pennsylvania Transportation by the Numbers.
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5/28/2013

Lt. Governor, Fire Commissioner Announce Safety Awareness Program
 
Lt. Governor Jim Cawley and State Fire Commissioner Ed Mann today announced the start of a new safety awareness program for yellow corrugated stainless steel tubing.
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5/22/2013

Governor Corbett Announces Historic Agreement Regarding Original Copy of the Bill of Rights
 
Governor Tom Corbett today announced the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania and The New York Public Library have entered a historic 100-year partnership allowing an original copy of the Bill of Rights to be seen by the public for the first time in decades.
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5/21/2013

Pa. Turnpike Marks Reopening of Historic South Midway Service Plaza
 
The Pennsylvania Turnpike Commission celebrated the reopening of the South Midway Service Plaza in Bedford County this afternoon, just in time for Memorial Day weekend, the traditional kickoff of the summer travel season
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5/20/2013

State Police to Offer Child Safety Seat Checkpoints Statewide as Part of Campaign to Save Lives on Roadways
 
The Pennsylvania State Police will offer free child safety seat inspections statewide in conjunction with the national Highway Traffic Safety Administration's "Click It or Ticket" campaign from May 20 to June 2.
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5/16/2013

Funeral Services Today for Former PA Governor George M. Leader
 
Governor Tom Corbett today joined dignitaries, family and friends in a final farewell to former Pennsylvania Governor George M. Leader.
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5/14/2013

Governor Corbett Discusses Economic Opportunities at Port of Philadelphia with Chilean Minister of Agriculture
 
Governor Tom Corbett joined Chilean Minister of Agriculture Luis Mayol Bouchon today to discuss new economic opportunities associated with expanding Chilean agriculture trade to the Port of Philadelphia.
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5/14/2013

Secretary of Commonwealth Urges Participation in Primary Election; Reminds Voters They Will Be Asked But Not Required to Show Photo ID
 
Secretary of the Commonwealth Carol Aichele urged voters to cast ballots in next Tuesday's primary election and reminded voters they will again be asked, but not required, to show photo ID at the polls.
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5/14/2013

Military and Business Leaders Support Pennsylvania Common Core Standards to Ensure Future National and Economic Security
 
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5/12/2013

State Officials Provide Update on Interstate 81, U.S. 22/322 Roadwork, Travel Conditions
 
State officials held a media briefing today, just inside the I-81 and U.S. 22/322 construction site on Interstate 81 northbound. PennDOT District 8 Executive Mike Keiser provided an update on repairs and road closures resulting from the tanker fire on May 9.
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5/11/2013

Governor Corbett Dedicates Delaware County Veterans Memorial
 
Governor Tom Corbett today joined former Pennsylvania Governor Tom Ridge, along with other local, state and federal officials, in dedicating the new Delaware County Veterans Memorial
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5/10/2013

Governor Corbett Tours Leading Wind Power Company, Highlights State's Diverse Energy Portfolio
 
Governor Tom Corbett, joined by company executives including CEO Jim Spencer, today toured Pittsburgh-based EverPower Wind Holdings, Inc. and discussed how Pennsylvania's diverse energy portfolio is attracting innovation across all sectors and continuing to add jobs to the state's growing economy.
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5/9/2013

PENNSYLVANIANS CALL ON FELLOW CITIZENS TO TAKE '30 SECONDS' TO SAVE LIVES
 
Visit DonateLifePA.org to Join the 4.4 Million Pennsylvanians Who Already Have Your Back
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5/9/2013

Governor Corbett Holds News Conference on I-81 Tanker Fire
 
Governor Tom Corbett today held a news conference, to provide an update on road closures and bridge damage as a result of a fiery truck crash this morning
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