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9/13/2011

Pennsylvania Supreme Court holds Historic Session at Historic Site
 
For the first time, a session of the Pennsylvania Supreme Court will be televised.
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9/11/2011

Gov. Tom Corbett Attends September 11th Commemoration Ceremony in Shanksville
 
Governor Tom Corbett spoke during the Tenth Commemorative Service of September 11, 2001 held at the newly dedicated Flight 93 National Memorial in Shanksville.
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9/10/2011

Governor Corbett Views Affected Flood Areas in the Harrisburg, Hershey, Lancaster and York Areas; Says the Worst of the Flooding is Over
 
Governor Tom Corbett today said that the worst of the flooding in central and eastern Pennsylvania is over and that authorities are entering the recovery phase of this disaster
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9/9/2011

Governor Corbett Views Affected Flood Areas in the Northeast, Warns that Crisis is not Over
 
Governor Tom Corbett tonight said that the state is now in the rescue phase of the flooding disaster, and urged residents to stay away from the water
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9/8/2011

Governor Corbett Updates Flooding, Emergency Situation
 
Governor Tom Corbett today said Pennsylvania is now at the highest level for state disaster response as a result of the torrential overnight rainfall and subsequent flooding in central and northeastern Pennsylvania.
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9/8/2011

Governor Corbett says Flooding Impacts will Continue; Urges Public to Heed Safety Warnings, Stay Away From Floodwaters
 
Governor Tom Corbett tonight said that the state is now in the rescue phase of the developing flooding disaster, and assured residents of central and eastern Pennsylvania that all state agencies, including State Police, the National Guard and the governor's Cabinet are fully focused on this situation.
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9/7/2011

Governor Corbett, PEMA Urge Residents to Prepare for Flooding, Possible Evacuations
 
Governor Tom Corbett tonight urged residents in central and eastern Pennsylvania to remain vigilant in light of continued rain, quickly rising rivers and streams, as well as dangerous flash flooding resulting from the remnants of Tropical Storm Lee
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9/2/2011

Pa. Turnpike Launches Hands-Free, Eyes-Free and Cost-Free Traveler Alert Smartphone App
 
TRIP Talk streams audio advisories to iPhone and Droid users on America's First Superhighway
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9/1/2011

Governor Corbett Joins State Police Commissioner and Lt. Col. Oliver North in Ceremony Honoring Troopers' Military Service
 
The ceremony, the first of its kind in Pennsylvania, honored more than 300 members of the State Police who have also served in the U.S. Armed Forces since the terror attacks on Sept. 11, 2001.
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8/30/2011

Only Days Remain to "Beat the Tuition Rate Increase" with PA 529 Guaranteed Savings Plan
 
With tuition increases at colleges and universities across the state, credit rates for the Pennsylvania 529 Guaranteed Savings Plan (GSP) will increase September 1, which State Treasurer Rob McCord said today means only a few days remain for those who want to get the most "bang for their buck" when saving for higher education.
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8/29/2011

Governor Tom Corbett Tours Northeastern Pennsylvania to See Wake of Hurricane Irene
 
Governor Tom Corbett today toured several areas of northeastern Pennsylvania that were impacted by Hurricane Irene. From the air, he viewed the town of Forkston, Wyoming County, which was evacuated as a result of flooding. He also flew over Mehoopany Creek.
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8/28/2011

Gov. Tom Corbett Gives Update of Statewide Impact of Hurricane Irene
 
The storm caused dangerous flooding in the region. At the time the Governor spoke, nearly 700,000 residents remained without power as a result of high winds.
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8/28/2011

Governor Corbett Tours Storm-Stricken Areas of Southeastern Pennsylvania
 
he Governor stopped with Philadelphia Mayor Michael Nutter in the East Falls section of Philadelphia, which sustained river flooding. He also surveyed the damage by helicopter, joined by Pennsylvania Emergency Management Agency Director Glenn Cannon
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8/27/2011

Governor Tom Corbett speaks about the preparations and potential effects of Hurricane Irene on Pennsylvania
 
Gov. Corbett is joined by Lt. Gov. Jim Cawley and Pennsylvania Emergency Management Director Glenn Cannon at PEMA Headquarters in Harrisburg
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8/26/2011

Governor Tom Corbett Declares State of Emergency Ahead of Hurricane Irene
 
Governor Tom Corbett today declared a statewide disaster emergency to enable state, county and municipal governments to respond effectively to the impact of Hurricane Irene, a massive storm expected to impact much of the eastern half of the state.
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