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11/10/2010

$32.5 Million Rail Freight Investment
 
A $32.5 million state investment in 38 rail projects in 28 counties will upgrade and add capacity, stimulate local economies and provide as many as 2,500 jobs.
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11/10/2010

Gov.-elect Corbett Names Members of his Transition Team
 
Gov.-elect Tom Corbett today announced the leadership of his transition team, naming Christine Toretti, Jack Barbour and Bill Sasso as cochairs.
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11/1/2010

More Than 8.4 Million Pennsylvanians Registered to Vote
 
PA Department of State Ready for Nov. 2 General Election
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10/28/2010

Pennsylvania's Tax Climate is Competitive, Improving
 
Governor Edward G. Rendell today pointed to a new, nonpartisan ranking of states showing that Pennsylvania's tax climate is competitive and improving.
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10/27/2010

Energy-Efficiency Loan Program
 
Pennsylvania homeowners considering geothermal heat pump systems can now take advantage of a new and innovative financing package, the Keystone Home Energy Loan Program (HELP)
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10/26/2010

Governor Rendell Signs Moratorium Protecting Sensitive State Forest Land from Future Natural Gas Leases
 
Order Bans Leases Requiring New Surface Disturbances to Protect Pristine Nature of Publicly Owned Forests
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10/12/2010

Governor Rendell: Proposed Severance Tax Compromise is Fair
 
Urges Legislature to Continue Working to Enact a Bill by Session's End
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10/8/2010

North Park Wetland Constructed by the PA Turnpike Commission
 
"The Wahdo:gwas Wetland". Wahdo:gwas (pronounced Wado gaa wass) is Seneca for "Rising from the Water"
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10/8/2010

Promised Severance Tax Bill
 
Governor Rendell Calls Special Columbus Day Meeting with Legislative Leaders to Work on Promised Severance Tax Bill
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10/6/2010

Governor Urges Senate Leadership to Pass a Marcellus Shale Tax
 
In a letter to Senate leadership, Governor Ed Rendell urged that they follow the lead of the House of Representatives to take swift action to pass a Marcellus Shale Severance Tax on the gas industry to benefit impacted communities and the environment.
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10/4/2010

Governor Rendell Announces Budget Savings and Reductions
 
Travel restrictions have saved the state nearly $21 million
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10/2/2010

Improvements in Medical Malpractice Climate
 
Governor Rendell: Pennsylvania Sees Significant Improvements in Medical Malpractice Climate Mcare Payouts Drop 61 Percent; Serious Cases Fall 44 Percent since 2003.
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10/1/2010

Revenue Department Releases September Collections
 
Pennsylvania collected $2.3 billion in General Fund revenue in September, which was $69.8 million, or 3.1 percent, more than anticipated,
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9/30/2010

Uninsured Pennsylvanians with Pre-existing Conditions Will Benefit from Health Care Reform
 
Coverage to Begin Oct. 1
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9/30/2010

Pa. Turnpike Launches 'Text-Free Turnpike' Safety Campaign Statewide
 
Motorist-awareness kickoff held in conjunction with Turnpike's 70th Birthday
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