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7/17/2013

Governor Corbett Inaugurates Greater Philadelphia Chilean Consulate Consulate Designated Branch Trade Office of ProChile
 
Philadelphia - Less than three months following a successful Jobs First Mission to South America, Governor Tom Corbett today joined federal, state and Chilean officials to inaugurate the Chilean Consulate of Greater Philadelphia and to celebrate its recognition as an official trade office.
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7/10/2013

Governor Corbett Announces PA Talent Hub, a Private/Public Partnership to Connect People with Jobs
 
Governor Tom Corbett, along with Department of Labor and Industry Secretary Julia Hearthway, today announced the creation of a program to take private industry recruitment programs and practices and translate them into public sector workforce development efforts.
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7/9/2013

Governor Corbett Unveils JobGateway , State-of-the-Art Job-Matching Website
 
Hershey - Governor Tom Corbett, along with Department of Labor and Industry Secretary Julia Hearthway, today announced the latest release of JobGateway.pa.gov, a website created to better connect people looking for work and local employers.
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7/1/2013

Governor Corbett, First Lady Visit New Gettysburg Civil War Musuem
 
Seminary Ridge Museum
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6/30/2013

Governor Corbett Signs 2013-14 Budget, Helping the Neediest Citizens, Families and Small Businesses, Without Raising Taxes
 
Harrisburg - Governor Tom Corbett tonight signed the 2013-14 budget. Corbett's third pro-growth budget helps our children receive the best education possible, helps those who need it most, and helps employers grow jobs - without raising taxes for working families. Surrounded by members of the legislature, Corbett signed the (B)$28.375 budget Sunday evening in the Governor's Reception Room.
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6/28/2013

Governor Corbett Visits Flood-Damaged Areas in Western Pennsylvania
 
Harrisburg - Governor Tom Corbett today visited DuBois, Clearfield County and flew over several neighboring western Pennsylvania communities in Jefferson and Clinton counties that were damaged by Thursday's serious storms.
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6/27/2013

Treasurer McCord Says $232 Million in Property Tax, Rent Rebates to be Issued July 1
 
About $232 million in property tax and rent rebates will soon be headed to nearly half a million Pennsylvania seniors, widows, widowers, and people with disabilities, according to State Treasurer Rob McCord
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6/21/2013

Corbett Administration Launches $7 Million Program that Provides Local Produce to Low-Income Seniors, Families
 
Lemoyne - Low-income Pennsylvanians can now apply for vouchers to purchase local produce at farmers markets and farm stands across the state through the Farmers Market Nutrition Program (FMNP). Eligible older adults and WIC participants can use four $5 vouchers to buy fresh, locally grown fruits and vegetables at qualified farm market stands through the $7 million state and federal program. The funds cannot be used on processed foods like jams, honey, nuts, cider or baked goods, or on citrus or tropical fruits.
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6/18/2013

Governor Corbett Signs Law Allowing Crime Victims' Testimony
 
Parole Board Can Hear Testimony before Making Decision to Release Inmates
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6/17/2013

West Nile Virus
 
Corbett Administration Officials Urge Pennsylvanians to Take Precautions
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6/12/2013

Governor Corbett, Joined by More Than 100 Legislators, Businesspeople, Consumers from Around the State to Discuss Choice and Convenience
 
Harrisburg - Governor Tom Corbett, along with more than 100 people, including legislators, businesspeople and consumers from around the state, today voiced their support for the consumer choice and convenience that comes with privatization of the state wine and spirits system.
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6/10/2013

GIANT Unveils 100 Percent Pennsylvania-Produced Milk During 'Dairy Month' PA Preferred Milk at 200 Retail Locations in Pennsylvania, Mid-Atlantic States
 
Harrisburg - A major Pennsylvania grocery chain is now offering its customers milk produced entirely in Pennsylvania, keeping dollars in local communities and supporting local jobs. GIANT Food Stores, based in Carlisle, Cumberland County, is the first national retailer to qualify its store brand milk as PA Preferred, meaning 100 percent of the milk is produced in Pennsylvania.
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6/10/2013

Governor Corbett Partners with Counties to Encourage Expanding Human Services Block Grant Program
 
Governor Tom Corbett today called on legislators to expand the Human Services Block Grant program, which provides flexibility in human services funding to meet local needs.
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6/7/2013

Governor Corbett Calls for Additional Transportation Investment in Pittsburgh; Thanks Senate for their Vote Moving Legislation Forward
 
Governor Tom Corbett today underscored the critical link between public safety and transportation funding, and called for action on additional transportation investment during an event under the Liberty Bridge in Pittsburgh.
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6/6/2013

Governor Corbett Issues Statement on NCAA Sanctions Court Ruling
 
"I am disappointed with the court's decision and believe that the sanctions have harmed the citizens, students, athletes, alumni and taxpayers of Pennsylvania. Countless individuals and small businesses throughout the state will continue to suffer because of the NCAA's actions."
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