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6/12/2018

Governor Wolf joins the Villanova Men's Basketball team to celebrate their 2018 NCAA national championship
 
Team Players In Attendance: Phil Booth (Baltimore, MD; Junior): Team Captain Eric Paschall (Dobbs Ferry, NY; Junior): Final Four Dylan Painter (Hershey, PA Sophomore): Championship Team Member Tim Delaney (Mullica Hill, NJ; Sophomore): Championship Team Member
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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. Featuring Department of Labor & Industry Secretary Jerry Oleksiak, Department of Aging Secretary Teresa Osborne, Department of Insurance Commissioner Jessica Altman, Department of Education Secretary Pedro Rivera, and Department of Human Services Secretary Teresa Miller, the department heads provided region-specific updates on major projects, accomplishments, and answered impromptu questions from the audience.
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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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6/7/2018

Wolf Administration Offers Advice on How to Spot Potential Drug and Alcohol Treatment Scams
 
Wolf Administration officials with the mother of a Pennsylvania man who was recruited to an out-of-state treatment facility today issued a warning to Pennsylvanians to be wary of predatory practices used by some addiction treatment centers and sober living homes, many of which are located outside of Pennsylvania.
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6/6/2018

Governor Wolf Takes Action on Equal Pay for Women
 
With Pennsylvania women still paid significantly less than men for the same work, Governor Tom Wolf today took action to address the gender pay gap that hurts women, families, and businesses.
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6/5/2018

L&I Offers Reminders About Summer Job Rules and Teens
 
As the school year ends and students begin summer employment, Department of Labor & Industry (L&I) Secretary Jerry Oleksiak is reminding Pennsylvanians that the state's Child Labor Law limits working hours and the types of work that may be performed by em ployees under age 18
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6/4/2018

PA Lottery Introduces PA iLottery Interactive Online Games
 
Middletown, PA - The Pennsylvania Lottery has launched PA iLottery, interactive games played online on a computer, tablet or mobile device that offer chances to win up to $250,000.
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6/3/2018

PA Turnpike Activates Cashless Tolling on Findlay Connector (Toll 576)
 
HARRISBURG, PA - The Pennsylvania Turnpike Commission (PTC) is reminding motorists the Findlay Connector (Toll 576) in Allegheny and Washington counties has now been converted to a cashless tolling system.
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6/1/2018

Officials Dedicate Pennsylvania's Newest State Prison
 
Several hundred people, including lawmakers, stakeholders and state officials gathered today to dedicate State Correctional Institution (SCI) Phoenix. Build on the grounds of SCI Graterford, SCI Phoenix will begin operation by June 30, 2018.
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5/30/2018

Governor Wolf, Secretary Richards Outline Statewide 'Resurface PA' Initiative
 
Governor Tom Wolf was joined by Pennsylvania Department of Transportation Secretary Leslie S. Richards to discuss the details of Resurface PA, the administration's new statewide initiative to accelerate repaving work on interstates and attack potholes across Pennsylvania.
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5/29/2018

Governor Wolf, Senator Casey Celebrate PhilaPort, Highlighting New Crane Arrival, Job Creation, and Economic Growth
 
Governor Tom Wolf and Senator Bob Casey joined federal, state, and local leaders in celebration of the recent arrival of the first two super post-Panamax cranes at The Port of Philadelphia (PhilaPort), celebrating another major milestone spurred by the governor's port development plan.
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5/25/2018

Wolf Administration Officials Remind Pennsylvanians to Have Fun and Stay Safe during Amusement Ride Safety Week
 
Agriculture Secretary Russell Redding today highlighted the importance of consumer safety at the kickoff event for Amusement Ride Safety Week. The event, held at Dutch Wonderland, aimed to educate Pennsylvania's amusement park goers about the state's efforts to keep them safe when riding amusement attractions.
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