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12/5/2013

Governor, First Lady Celebrate Annual Capitol Christmas Tree Lighting, Honor Pennsylvania's Military
 
Governor Tom Corbett and First Lady Susan Corbett celebrated the holiday season in the state Capitol with the annual lighting of the Capitol Christmas Tree. Honoring Pennsylvania's military personnel, the governor paid tribute to the men and women of Pennsylvania's military, some of whom recently returned home from deployment in time to spend the holidays with their loved ones.
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12/3/2013

Governor Corbett Tours Community Center, Discusses Commitment to Provide Services to Individuals with Disabilities
 
Governor Tom Corbett today highlighted his commitment to provide services for individuals with intellectual disabilities during a tour of a community center operated by Special People in Northeast, Inc. (SPIN), a non-profit human service organization.
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12/3/2013

Governor Corbett Tours Community Center, Discusses Commitment to Provide Services to Individuals with Disabilities
 
Philadelphia - Governor Tom Corbett today highlighted his commitment to provide services for individuals with intellectual disabilities during a tour of a community center operated by Special People in Northeast, Inc. (SPIN), a non-profit human service organization.
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11/27/2013

Governor Corbett Joins Capitol Hanukkah Celebration, Lights Menorah
 
Harrisburg - Governor Tom Corbett took part in celebrating the start of Hanukkah today by helping to light the first candle of the menorah in the Capitol's East Wing Rotunda.
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11/26/2013

Governor Corbett Visits Long-Term Care Facility, Highlights Need for Alzheimer's Disease State Plan
 
During a visit to a long-term living facility today, Governor Tom Corbett recognized Alzheimer's Disease Awareness Month
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11/25/2013

Governor Corbett Signs Comprehensive Transportation Legislation
 
Bipartisan Support Fuels Needed Bridge, Road Repairs and Upgrades; Funds Transit Systems
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11/25/2013

First Lady Susan Corbett Donates to Food Bank to Help those in Need This Holiday Season
 
First Lady Susan Corbett today donated turkeys, canned goods, other non-perishable items and money to the Central Pennsylvania Food Bank in Harrisburg.
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11/22/2013

Governor Corbett Orders Flags Lowered in Honor of Late President Kennedy, President Obama Declares Day of Remembrance
 
Harrisburg - Governor Tom Corbett today ordered all United States and Pennsylvania flags in the Capitol Complex and at all commonwealth facilities across the state to fly at half-staff TODAY, Friday, Nov. 22, in commemoration of the tragic death of the late President John F. Kennedy.
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11/22/2013

Governor Tom Corbett spoke in Hershey today regarding the General Assembly's recent passage of a comprehensive transportation package.
 
Hershey- Governor Corbett spoke at the Associated Pennsylvania Constructors statewide conference this morning in Hershey, celebrating passage of the transportation package that will not only make Pennsylvania's roads and highways safer, but will also result in an estimated growth of 50,000 jobs as well as the retention of 12,000 jobs in the construction industry.
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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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