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5/3/2014

Governor Tom Corbett Attends Rally for the Troops at the State Capitol
 
Harrisburg - Governor Tom Corbett today joined hundreds of veterans and active duty service men and women as they rallied on the State Capitol steps in Harrisburg. The annual Rally for the Troops is held to show support for our men and women who currently serve or are U.S. military veterans. Gov. Corbett served in the Pennsylvania National Guard's 28th Infantry Division for 13 years. He retired at the rank of Captain.
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5/2/2014

Governor Corbett Helps Kick Off 2014 K'NEX Student STEM Design Challenge at Harrisburg University
 
Harrisburg - Governor Tom Corbett today joined K'NEX CEO Michael Araten at the 2014 STEM Design Challenge at Harrisburg University of Science and Technology to welcome competing students and help to officially kick off the challenge.
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5/1/2014

Governor Corbett Celebrates Veterans of Foreign Wars
 
Governor Corbett Celebrates Veterans of Foreign Wars Pennsylvania Governor Tom Corbett provided keynote remarks and issuing a proclamation declaring May 1, 2014 as Loyalty Day in Pennsylvania.
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5/1/2014

Governor Corbett Issues Proclamation
 
Celebrating May as Asian American and Pacific Islander Heritage Month
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4/29/2014

Governor Corbett Announces Over One Half-Billion Dollars in Savings through State Government Innovation
 
Governor Tom Corbett announced today that state agencies have saved over $650 million through innovations aimed at improving customer service, reducing costs, and eliminating inefficiency in state government.
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4/29/2014

Attorney General Kane announces arrest of suspected Johnstown heroin dealer found with pure heroin and fentanyl
 
Attorney General Kathleen G. Kane today announced the arrest of a Johnstown man who had 795 stamped bags of heroin and eight grams of pure heroin in his possession, along with two vials of the narcotic fentanyl, which when cut with heroin can cause overdose-related deaths.
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4/28/2014

Governor Corbett Honors Holocaust Victims at Remembrance Event
 
Harrisburg - Governor Tom Corbett today paid tribute to victims of the Holocaust at a remembrance ceremony held in the Reception Room at the state Capitol. Corbett said keeping alive the memory of Holocaust victims is a solemn duty of people who want to ensure such terrible acts are never repeated.
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4/23/2014

Governor Corbett Commits $2 million to Restore Glade Run Lake
 
Harrisburg - Governor Tom Corbett today joined state and local official to announce that he has committed $2 million in capital budget funds toward the restoration of Glade Run Lake in Valencia, PA.
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4/22/2014

Pa. Turnpike Marks Construction Start for $48 MillionSwatara Creek JobGroundbreaking ceremony kicks off three-year highway-improvementinitiative.
 
Pennsylvania Turnpike Commission (PTC) officials will break ground today at 11:30 a.m. for the Swatara Creek Bridge Project
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4/21/2014

Electric-Vehicle Charging Available at Two Pa. Turnpike Service Plazas
 
Bowmansville and King of Prussia plazas have EV stations with more to come.
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4/21/2014

Governor Corbett Advocates STEM Education During Visit to Carnegie Science Center, Highlights Increased Funding for Education in State Budget
 
Governor Tom Corbett and Acting Secretary of Education Carolyn Dumaresq today toured Carnegie Science Center and learned about the high-quality educational programs and exhibits that engage students by connecting science and technology with everyday life.
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4/21/2014

Governor Corbett Joins Meadows Frozen Custard to Reopen Flagship Store
 
Continuing to advance his JOBS1stPA initiative, Governor Tom Corbett today visited family-run The Meadows Original Frozen Custard to re- open the company's flagship store in Hollidaysburg, Pennsylvania.
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4/18/2014

Lt. Governor Cawley Announces French Food Processing Company Charles and Alice to Establish Facility in Lancaster County, Creating 50 New Jobs Job Creating Project a Direct Result of Governor Corbett's 2012 Trade Mission to France and Germany
 
Lancaster County- Continuing to advance Governor Tom Corbett's JOBS1stPA initiative, Lieutenant Governor Jim Cawley announced today that Charles and Alice Group, a food processing company, has established its U.S. operations in East Hempfield Township, creating 50 new full-time jobs.
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4/15/2014

Governor Corbett Signs Additional Child Protection Bills
 
New Laws Define Mandatory Reporters of Suspected Child Abuse
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4/7/2014

Governor Attends Crime Victims' Rights Rally
 
Today, Governor Tom Corbett made an appearance at the Crime Victims' Rights Rally in the Capitol Rotunda, Harrisburg, PA. The theme of the event was "Restoring the Balance" and celebrated accomplishments over the last three years in victims' rights legislation in Pennsylvania, including the signing of today's Child Protection Bills.
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