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12/20/2012

Governor Corbett Unveils PennWATCH Transparency Website
 
Governor Tom Corbett ushered in a new era of transparency and accountability in state government today with the launch of Pennsylvania's transparency website, known as PennWATCH at http://www.pennwatch.pa.gov.
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12/18/2012

Governor Corbett Ceremonially Signs Keystone Works Bill, Helps Connect Unemployed Pennsylvanians with Employers Who Are Hiring
 
Governor Tom Corbett today ceremonially signed legislation that will help to connect unemployed Pennsylvanians with employers who are looking for new hires.
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12/13/2012

Department of Health Reports Significant Increase in Flu Activity Statewide
 
The Department of Health today reported there has been a significant rise in influenza activity across Pennsylvania since Thanksgiving.
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12/12/2012

Governor Corbett Joins State Employees to Donate Gifts for Pennsylvania Families in Need
 
Governor Tom Corbett today announced that more than 200 Pennsylvania families in need will receive gifts this holiday season donated from state employees during the 23rd annual Holiday Wish program gift drive.
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12/12/2012

Treasurer McCord Questions Legality of Payments to Private Manager for Lottery Expansion
 
State Treasurer Rob McCord today notified the Pennsylvania Lottery that depending upon the nature and extent of lottery expansion under a private management contract, his office would refuse to disburse payments to a private operator unless and until he is satisfied that the contract expenditure is lawful.
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12/11/2012

Governor Corbett Speaks During Ribbon-Cutting and Grand Opening Ceremony of the PA Turnpike's New Route 29 Interchange
 
Governor Tom Corbett spoke today at the official ribbon-cutting and grand opening ceremony for the Pennsylvania Turnpike's new Route 29 all-electronic interchange. The ceremony took place outside Endo Health Solutions who chose their Pennsylvania expansion location partially due to this new access point.
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12/10/2012

Governor Corbett Lights Menorah
 
Governor Tom Corbett participated in the annual Chanukah celebration today in the East Wing Rotunda.
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12/4/2012

Governor and Mrs. Corbett Kick off Holiday Season at the State Capitol
 
Governor Corbett along with First Lady Susan Corbett today lit the Capitol Christmas tree in an evening ceremony on the Capitol steps. The ceremony, held outside for the first time in recent memory, brought together members of the community for a holiday celebration.
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12/4/2012

Governor Tom Corbett Honors Three Pennsylvania Companies, Praises Innovative Manufacturing Technology
 
Governor Tom Corbett today helped honor three Pennsylvania companies for their work to develop a 21st Century manufacturing innovation called "additive manufacturing," saying it could change the way goods are manufactured and usher in an industrial revolution for Pennsylvania.
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12/3/2012

First Lady Susan Corbett Invites Visitors to enjoy "Pennsylvania's Holiday Traditions" at the Governor's Residence
 
"Pennsylvania's Holiday Traditions" will welcome visitors to the Governor's Residence this holiday season, First Lady Susan Corbett announced today. The annual holiday tours are free and open to the public.
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11/30/2012

New Multi-Year Fishing Licenses Available Dec. 1
 
With a new fishing season just around the corner, anglers can ready themselves for years to come by purchasing a multi-year fishing license, available for the first time this year from the Pennsylvania Fish and Boat Commission (PFBC).
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11/30/2012

Governor Corbett Ceremonially Signs Law Modernizing Library Code
 
Governor Tom Corbett today ceremonially signed into law changes that will modernize the state's Library Code, also known as Senate Bill 1225
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11/28/2012

Attorney General Kelly, PSP Commissioner Noonan and Bucks Co. DA Heckler announce arrests in "Operation Blowout;" $3.5 million meth trafficking network
 
Criminal charges have been filed against 27 people allegedly linked to a crystal methamphetamine trafficking operation that stretched from Mexico and Texas into Pennsylvania.
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11/28/2012

Vision for Equality today thanked Governor Tom Corbett for funding
 
More than 1,100 individuals will receive assistance
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11/21/2012

Governor Tom Corbett and First Lady Susan Corbett help serve Thanksgiving meal
 
Governor Tom Corbett and First Lady Susan Corbett helped serve a Thanksgiving meal to those in need at the Water Street Mission in Lancaster tonight. The Mission's annual Great Thanksgiving Banquet helps to feed more than 200 people each year.
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