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5/25/2017

Governor Wolf, PennDOT Preview Northwest Region Construction
 
Governor Tom Wolf today joined regional Pennsylvania Department of Transportation (PennDOT) officials to announce that more than 90 projects worth approximately $210 million will be under construction in PennDOT's six-county northwestern region this year.
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5/25/2017

Governor Wolf, PennDOT Preview Northwest Region Construction
 
Governor Tom Wolf today joined regional Pennsylvania Department of Transportation (PennDOT) officials to announce that more than 90 projects worth approximately $210 million will be under construction in PennDOT's six-county northwestern region this year. 'We're making investments in every corner of Pennsylvania to improve safety and mobility,' Governor Wolf said. 'The significant and innovative work happening in this region will pay dividends for the motorists and businesses who use the transportation system.'
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5/25/2017

Auditor General DePasquale Says Public School Employee Retirement System Must Work Harder to Reduce Fees, Improve Operations
 
Auditor General Eugene DePasquale said today his performance audit of the Public School Employees' Retirement System (PSERS) found the need for legislative reform and operational improvements that include drastically reducing the amount of investment fees paid.
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5/23/2017

Governor Wolf to Nominate Insurance Commissioner Teresa Miller to be Inaugural Secretary of Health and Human Services
 
Governor Tom Wolf today announced his intention to nominate current Pennsylvania Insurance Commissioner Teresa Miller to serve as the inaugural Secretary of the prospective unified Department of Health and Human Services (HHS). Miller has served as Insurance Commissioner since January 2015, where she has worked on a range of issues, including the administration's top priorities - fighting the heroin and opioid epidemic and helping seniors.
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5/23/2017

Governor Wolf to Nominate Insurance Commissioner Teresa Miller to be Inaugural Secretary of Health and Human Services
 
Governor Tom Wolf today announced his intention to nominate current Pennsylvania Insurance Commissioner Teresa Miller to serve as the inaugural Secretary of the prospective unified Department of Health and Human Services (HHS).
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5/22/2017

Thirty - Seven State Employees Earn Governor's Awards for Excellence
 
Gover nor Wolf today announced the recipients of the Governor's Awards for Excellence and praised all state employees for their dedication to public service. The awards were presented today at a ceremony in Harrisburg
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5/22/2017

Thirty-Seven State Employees Earn Governor's Awards for Excellence
 
Governor Wolf today announced the recipients of the Governor's Awards for Excellence and praised all state employees for their dedication to public service. The awards were presented today at a ceremony in Harrisburg.
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5/22/2017

Wolf Administration, Health Officials Thank EMS Providers as part of EMS Week
 
Deputy Secretary of Health Planning and Assessment Ray Barishansky today visited City of Bethlehem EMS to thank the EMS providers for their work on keeping the residents of Pennsylvania healthy and safe.
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5/18/2017

EMS Memorial Bike Ride Makes a Stop in Harrisburg on its Journey From Boston, MA to Washington, D.C.
 
The EMS Memorial Bike Ride that runs from Boston, MA to Washington D.C. made a stop in Harrisburg, PA today at Riverfront Park. Department of Health, Deputy Secretary Ray Barishansky gave brief remarks about the importance of EMS providers and wished them well as they continued their journey to Washington, D.C.
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5/18/2017

Auditor General DePasquale Outlines Plans for Review of Grant Agreement that Provided $10 Million to 2016 DNC Convention
 
Auditor General Eugene DePasquale today outlined his plans for an independent review of a $10 million state grant to the host committee for the 2016 Democratic National Convention in Philadelphia.
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5/18/2017

Auditor General DePasquale Outlines Plans for Review of Grant Agreement that Provided $10 Million to 2016 DNC Convention
 
Auditor General Eugene DePasquale today outlined his plans for an independent review of a $10 million state grant to the host committee for the 2016 Democratic National Convention in Philadelphia.
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5/17/2017

PA Council on the Arts and PA Turnpike Commission Unveil Student-Created Mural at Lawn Service Plaza
 
Today, the Pennsylvania Turnpike Commission (PTC) and the Pennsylvania Council of the Arts (PCA) unveiled a newly completed, student-created mural at the Turnpike's Lawn Service Plaza as part of a new program called Art Sparks. The program, which is a partnership between the PTC and PCA, utilizes the PCA's Arts in Education residency program to develop original artwork that will be displayed at Turnpike service plazas across the 550-mile system.
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5/17/2017

PA Council on the Arts and PA Turnpike Commission Unveil Student-Created Mural at Lawn Service Plaza
 
Today, the Pennsylvania Turnpike Commission (PTC) and the Pennsylvania Council of the Arts (PCA) unveiled a newly completed, student-created mural at the Turnpike's Lawn Service Plaza as part of a new program called Art Sparks. The program, which is a partnership between the PTC and PCA, utilizes the PCA's Arts in Education residency program to develop original artwork that will be displayed at Turnpike service plazas across the 550-mile system.
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5/16/2017

Wolf to White House: Don't Impede Progress on Addiction Crisis
 
Governor Tom Wolf today wrote White House Senior Advisor Jared Kushner to express concern over the White House's embrace of the American Health Care Act and the devastating impact the House-passed bill would have on the heroin crisis and treatment for those with substance use disorder. According to various reports, Mr. Kushner is heading the administration's efforts around the national heroin and opioid epidemic.
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5/16/2017

Wolf to White House: Don't Impede Progress on Addiction Crisis
 
Governor Tom Wolf today wrote White House Senior Advisor Jared Kushner to express concern over the White House's embrace of the American Health Care Act and the devastating impact the House-passed bill would have on the heroin crisis and treatment for those with substance use disorder. According to various reports, Mr. Kushner is heading the administration's efforts around the national heroin and opioid epidemic.
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