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9/2/2014

SECA Campaign 2014
 
The State Employee Combined Appeal (SECA) is the once-a-year charitable giving campaign for state employees. SECA raises approximately $3 million each year for hundreds of participating charities. The 2014 campaign theme is "Not All Heroes Wear Capes" because all of us have the power to make a difference by donating through SECA!
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9/2/2014

First Lady and Acting Secretary of Education Announce 35 Schools Statewide Implementing Dropout Program
 
First Lady Susan Corbett and Acting Secretary of Education Carolyn Dumaresq today visited Annville-Cleona School District, Lebanon County, to announce 35 Pennsylvania school districts and charter schools now implementing the dropout prevention Early Warning System and Interventions Catalog (EWS/IC.) The schools, located in 23 counties across the commonwealth, will start using the system during the 2014-15 school year.
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9/2/2014

First Lady and Acting Secretary of Education Announce 35 Schools Statewide Implementing Dropout Program
 
First Lady Susan Corbett and Acting Secretary of Education Carolyn Dumaresq today visited Annville-Cleona School District, Lebanon County, to announce 35 Pennsylvania school districts and charter schools now implementing the dropout prevention Early Warning System and Interventions Catalog (EWS/IC.)
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8/28/2014

Pittsburgh Man Claims $86.7 Million Mega Millions Jackpot
 
Carl Szott, of Pittsburgh, Allegheny County, today claimed an $86.7 million Mega Millions¨ jackpot from the May 20, 2014, drawing.
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8/28/2014

Pittsburgh Man Claims $86.7 Million Mega Millions Jackpot Prize is Fifth-Largest in Pennsylvania Lottery History
 
Lottery Executive Director Sil Lutkewitte today presented a ceremonial check for $86,755,350 to Mr. Szott, holder of the single jackpot-winning ticket from that drawing. Szott was accompanied by his wife and several family members.
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8/28/2014

Governor Corbett Announces Historic Approval of New Healthy Pennsylvania Program
 
Governor Tom Corbett has announced that the state has secured an agreement with the federal government to implement the portion of his Healthy Pennsylvania plan that will improve and bring financial stability to the state's Medicaid program so that the state can increase access to quality, affordable health care through the private insurance market.
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8/26/2014

T. Boone Pickens joins Governor Corbett in Pittsburgh
 
JOBS1st, Workforce Development Summit in Pittsburgh - The governor was joined by T. Boone Pickens, CEO of BP Capital and a proponent of ending U.S. dependence on foreign energy, to discuss the future of energy in Pennsylvania.
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8/25/2014

Gov. Corbett Opens JOBS1st Workforce Development Summit in Pittsburgh Two - Day Summit Brings Together Top Industry, State Officials to Collaborate on Job Training Policies, Workforce Development
 
Pittsburgh - Pennsylvania's JOBS1st Summit, sponsored by the Department of Labor and Industry (LandI), began today at the David Lawrence Convention Center in Pittsburgh.
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8/25/2014

Gov. Corbett Opens JOBS1st Workforce Development Summit in Pittsburgh Two - Day Summit Brings Together Top Industry, State Officials to Collaborate on Job Training Policies, Workforce Development
 
Pittsburgh - Pennsylvania's JOBS1st Summit, sponsored by the Department of Labor and Industry (LandI), began today at the David Lawrence Convention Center in Pittsburgh.
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8/19/2014

Governor Corbett Unveils New, Web-Based Resource for Pennsylvania's Students, Teachers and Parents
 
Commonwealth Launches Pennsylvania Learns on iTunes U
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8/19/2014

Governor Corbett Unveils New, Web-Based Resource for Pennsylvania's Students, Teachers and Parents
 
Commonwealth Launches Pennsylvania Learns on iTunes U
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8/16/2014

Governor Corbett Kayaks Upper Susquehanna River; Tourism Along Rt. 6 Corridor Contributes $5.75 Billion to Local Economy
 
Governor Corbett Kayak Tour Day 1
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8/16/2014

Governor Corbett Kayaks Upper Susquehanna River; Tourism Along Rt. 6 Corridor Contributes $5.75 Billion to Local Economy
 
Governor Tom Corbett joined state and local officials, and local tourism and conservation partners to kayak the Upper Susquehanna River in Bradford County as part of a two-day tour to promote Pennsylvania's tourism industry.
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8/15/2014

visitPA Outdoor Promo
 
Explore the wide variety of outdoor activities you can enjoy right here in Pennsylvania. This is a 30 second promo which aired on ESPN2.
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8/15/2014

Governor Corbett Awards Grant to Support University-Led Initiative to Integrate Technology, Talent and PA Manufacturers
 
Continuing to advance his JOBS1st PA initiative, Governor Tom Corbett today announced the award of a Discovered in PA - Developed in PA grant to Carnegie Mellon University and Lehigh University to support the Research for Advanced Manufacturing in Pennsylvania program, created to engage in specific innovation projects with Pennsylvania manufacturers.
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