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11/21/2013

Governor Corbett Hails Final Vote on Transportation Legislation
 
Governor Tom Corbett joined PennDOT Secretary Barry J. Schoch, members of the state Senate and House of Representatives and other officials tonight to discuss the final affirmative vote on an historic comprehensive transportation plan -- the most comprehensive piece of state transportation legislation -- in decades.
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11/19/2013

Governor Corbett, First Lady Commemorate 150th Anniversary of Gettysburg Address
 
Gettysburg - Governor Tom Corbett and First Lady Susan Corbett were in Gettysburg today to commemorate the 150th anniversary of the Gettysburg Address, originally presented by Abraham Lincoln on Nov. 19, 1863.
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11/18/2013

Governor Corbett Calls for Action on Transportation Bill
 
Brings Together Bipartisan Elected Officials, Industry, Union Leaders for Rally at the Capitol Urging Vote Harrisburg - Governor Tom Corbett today urged the state House of Representatives to adopt a compromise transportation plan that will keep Pennsylvanians safe, keep Pennsylvania businesses competitive, create jobs and keep drivers and transit riders moving.
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11/14/2013

Auditor General DePasquale Says Department of Public Welfare Mismanaged Home Care Worker Payroll Providers
 
Pay Delay Caused Undue Stress on Workers, People Receiving Care; Unnecessarily Costing Taxpayers Millions of Medicaid Dollars Per Year
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11/11/2013

Governor Announces New Ways for Pennsylvanians to Support and Honor Veterans
 
Governor Tom Corbett today announced that Pennsylvanians now have the opportunity to support and honor more than 950,000 veterans across the state thanks to an exciting new partnership between the Department of Military and Veterans Affairs (DMVA) and the Department of Transportation (PennDOT)
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11/1/2013

Governor Corbett Signs Bill Improving Early Breast Cancer Diagnosis
 
Harrisburg - Governor Tom Corbett today signed the Breast Density Notification Act into law, requiring mammogram reports to include breast density information. The change will improve early detection of breast cancer for thousands of women across Pennsylvania.
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10/31/2013

Governor Corbett and First Lady Corbett Open Residence to Hundreds of Trick or Treaters
 
The Corbetts dressed in 50's era costumes and handed out Air Delight bars donated by The Hershey Company. The pumpkins used to decorate the walkway were donated by MAP Farm in Womelsdorf, Berks County.
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10/31/2013

Governor Corbett Continues to Urge Legislature for Transportation Funding Plan
 
Governor Tom Corbett continued his call to the legislature to pass a comprehensive transportation funding plan. Corbett emphasized that Pennsylvanians deserve a plan that creates jobs and addresses decades-old needs in the state's roads, bridges and transit systems. The governor made his remarks during an event today in Johnstown.
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10/30/2013

Governor Corbett: Pittsburgh Region, Pennsylvania Need Comprehensive Transportation Plan
 
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10/29/2013

Governor Corbett Joins Wendell August to Open New Facility, Start New Chapter of Growth
 
Governor Tom Corbett today joined Wendell August officials and employees to celebrate the opening of the company's new factory and flagship retail store, just three and a half years after a tragic fire destroyed the company's previous headquarters in 2010.
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10/28/2013

Treasurer McCord: Gov. Corbett Has Now Paid Lottery Privatization Consultants, Law Firms More Than $3.4 Million
 
McCord calls on Gov. Corbett to end flawed and wasteful privatization effort
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10/23/2013

First Lady Susan Corbett Hosts Pumpkin Decorating Contest at the Governor's Residence
 
First Lady Susan Corbett welcomed children to the Governor's Residence in Harrisburg today to celebrate the Halloween season with a pumpkin decorating contest. The children, ages 6-10, are part of the after-school program at the Boys and Girls Club of Harrisburg.
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10/23/2013

Governor Corbett Signs Bill That Will Lower Cost of Healthcare in Pennsylvania, Increase Access to Quality and Compassionate Care
 
Harrisburg - Governor Tom Corbett today signed the second piece of new legislation associated with his Healthy Pennsylvania plan. Known as the "Apology Rule," the bill will allow healthcare providers to apologize to plaintiffs or to make compassionate gestures without fear of those statements or gestures being used against them in any potential medical malpractice litigation.
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10/23/2013

Governor Corbett Urges Legislature to Pass Transportation Funding Plan
 
Harrisburg - With a piece of concrete from Harrisburg's Mulberry Street Bridge in hand, Governor Tom Corbett today strongly urged legislators to pass a transportation funding plan.
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10/22/2013

Governor Corbett, First Lady Susan Corbett Honor Winners of the Governor's Awards for the Arts
 
Harrisburg - Governor Tom Corbett and First Lady Susan Corbett tonight recognized the recipients of the 2013 Governor's Awards for the Arts. The ceremony, held in Harrisburg's Whitaker Center, honored outstanding Pennsylvania artists, arts organizations and patrons who have made significant contributions to the advancement of the arts.
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