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9/25/2017

Governor Wolf, Secretary Redding Celebrate Perdue Soybean Plant Opening; Tout 'Jobs that Pay,' Expanded Market Opportunities for PA Farmers
 
Governor Tom Wolf and Agriculture Secretary Russell Redding today joined Perdue Farms Chairman Jim Perdue and other company and local officials to celebrate the opening of Pennsylvania's first large-scale, commercial soybean processing plant.
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9/25/2017

Governor Wolf, Secretary Redding Celebrate Perdue Soybean Plant Opening; Tout 'Jobs that Pay,' Expanded Market Opportunities for PA Farmers
 
Bainbridge, PA - Governor Tom Wolf and Agriculture Secretary Russell Redding today joined Perdue Farms Chairman Jim Perdue and other company and local officials to celebrate the opening of Pennsylvania's first large-scale, commercial soybean processing plant. The Lancaster County plant will create 35 family-sustaining local jobs and hundreds more in the state's supply and distribution chain for agricultural products. The plant also promises to more than double the state's soybean processing capacity, providing better prices and increased demand for area soybean farmers' crops.
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9/20/2017

Governor Wolf Kicks Off Visits to 14 Northern Pennsylvania Counties
 
Today, Governor Tom Wolf kicked off a series of visits to 14 counties in northern Pennsylvania with stops in Jim Thorpe, Carbon County; Tunkhannock, Wyoming County; Montrose, Susquehanna Count; and Dushore, Sullivan County. 'I'm very excited to be in Northern Pennsylvania to hear directly from residents and business leaders about some of the work the state is doing to support these communities and local businesses,' Gov. Wolf said. 'Pennsylvania is a big state filled with interesting, diverse, and exciting people and places, many of them in our rural communities.
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9/20/2017

Governor Wolf Kicks Off Visits to 14 Northern Pennsylvania Counties
 
Today, Governor Tom Wolf kicked off a series of visits to 14 counties in northern Pennsylvania with stops in Jim Thorpe, Carbon County; Tunkhannock, Wyoming County; Montrose, Susquehanna Count; and Dushore, Sullivan County. 'I'm very excited to be in Northern Pennsylvania to hear directly from residents and business leaders about some of the work the state is doing to support these communities and local businesses,' Gov. Wolf said. 'Pennsylvania is a big state filled with interesting, diverse, and exciting people and places, many of them in our rural communities.
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9/19/2017

Wolf Administration Unveils Prescription Drug Take-Back Boxes at 65 State Police Stations
 
As part of the ongoing effort to curb the opioid epidemic in Pennsylvania, officials with the Wolf Administration today announced the opening of 65 prescription drug take-back boxes at Pennsylvania State Police (PSP) stations across the commonwealth. State Police Commissioner Tyree C. Blocker was joined by Acting Secretary of the Department of Drug and Alcohol Programs (DDAP) Jennifer Smith and other Wolf administration officials at Troop H headquarters in Harrisburg to unveil one of the take-back boxes, which were donated by CVS Health as part of the company's commitment to helping the communities it serves prevent prescription drug abuse and misuse.
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9/19/2017

Wolf Administration Unveils Prescription Drug Take-Back Boxes at 65 State Police Stations
 
As part of the ongoing effort to curb the opioid epidemic in Pennsylvania, officials with the Wolf Administration today announced the opening of 65 prescription drug take-back boxes at Pennsylvania State Police (PSP) stations across the commonwealth. State Police Commissioner Tyree C. Blocker was joined by Acting Secretary of the Department of Drug and Alcohol Programs (DDAP) Jennifer Smith and other Wolf administration officials at Troop H headquarters in Harrisburg to unveil one of the take-back boxes, which were donated by CVS Health as part of the company's commitment to helping the communities it serves prevent prescription drug abuse and misuse.
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9/19/2017

Less than Two Weeks Left to 'Make it Right' and Take Advantage of
 
Department of Labor & Industry (L&I) Acting Secretary Jerry Oleksiak today reminded claimants and businesses that the opportunity to take advantage of Pennsylvania's Unemployment Compensation (UC) Amnesty program, which ends September 30, is dwindling fast.
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9/19/2017

Governor Wolf and First Lady Join Planned Parenthood for Panel Discussion on Women's Health Care Rights and Access
 
Governor Tom Wolf and First Lady Frances Wolf were in Blue Bell today to participate in a panel discussion and community forum on the importance of Planned Parenthood. The event was held at Montgomery County Community College's main campus.
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9/19/2017

Governor Wolf and First Lady Join Planned Parenthood for Panel Discussion on Women's Health Care Rights and Access
 
Governor Tom Wolf and First Lady Frances Wolf were in Blue Bell today to participate in a panel discussion and community forum on the importance of Planned Parenthood. The event was held at Montgomery County Community College's main campus.
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9/19/2017

Auditor General DePasquale Says Audit Stopped Abuse of State Funds by Abortion Alternative Provider Real Alternatives
 
Auditor General DePasquale Says Audit Stopped Abuse of State Funds by Abortion Alternative Provider Real Alternatives
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9/19/2017

Auditor General DePasquale Says Audit Stopped Abuse of State Funds by Abortion Alternative Provider Real Alternatives
 
Auditor General Eugene DePasquale today said his latest performance audit helped stop a decades - old practice where abortion alternative provider Real Alternatives used state funds to support activities outside of Pennsylvania.
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9/19/2017

National Investigation into Opioid Manufacturers and Distributors Expands
 
Surrounded by parents who have lost children to overdoses and local law enforcement, Attorney General Josh Shapiro today announced a major expansion of investigations of manufacturers and distributors of prescription opioids that now involve 41 Attorneys General.
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9/19/2017

National Investigation into Opioid Manufacturers and Distributors
 
UPPER DUBLIN, PA - Surrounded by parents who have lost children to overdoses and local law enforcement, Attorney General
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9/18/2017

Wolf Administration Warns Consumers to Watch for Flood Damaged Vehicles Following Hurricanes Harvey, Irma
 
With automotive officials estimating as many as 500,000 vehicles were damaged by flooding from Hurricane Harvey in Texas and Louisiana, and hundreds of thousands of vehicles likely flooded by Hurricane Irma in Florida, Acting Insurance Commissioner Jessica Altman and Deputy PennDOT Secretary Kurt Myers today warned consumers to be on the lookout for flood-damaged cars being sold as undamaged new or used vehicles, and offered tips on how to spot a vehicle that has flood damage.
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9/18/2017

Wolf Administration Warns Consumers to Watch for Flood Damaged Vehicles Following Hurricanes Harvey, Irma
 
With automotive officials estimating as many as 500,000 vehicles were damaged by flooding from Hurricane Harvey in Texas and Louisiana, and hundreds of thousands of vehicles likely flooded by Hurricane Irma in Florida, Acting Insurance Commissioner Jessica Altman and Deputy PennDOT Secretary Kurt Myers today warned consumers to be on the lookout for flood-damaged cars being sold as undamaged new or used vehicles, and offered tips on how to spot a vehicle that has flood damage.
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