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2/22/2019

Auditor General DePasquale: Officials in 18 Counties Report Accepting Gifts from Voting Equipment Vendors
 
Auditor General Eugene DePasquale today said officials in 18 of Pennsylvania's 67 counties reported accepting gifts, meals or trips from firms competing to sell new voting machines to counties ahead of the 2020 election.
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2/22/2019

Auditor General DePasquale: Officials in 18 Counties Report Accepting Gifts from Voting Equipment Vendors
 
HARRISBURG (Feb. 22, 2019) - Auditor General Eugene DePasquale today said officials in 18 of Pennsylvania's 67 counties reported accepting gifts, meals or trips from firms competing to sell new voting machines to counties ahead of the 2020 election.
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2/21/2019

Department of Human Services' Report on Child Abuse Data Outlines Prevention Recommendations
 
Department of Human Services (DHS) Secretary Teresa Miller today released the Pennsylvania Child Abuse Fatality/Near Fatality Trend Analysis Report, a study of statewide child abuse fatality and near fatality data from calendar years 2015 and 2016. The report outlines and analyzes data from these years and establishes recommendations to prevent child abuse fatalities and near fatalities so children can grow up in safe, nurturing homes.
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2/21/2019

Department of Human Services' Report on Child Abuse Data Outlines Prevention Recommendations
 
Department of Human Services (DHS) Secretary Teresa Miller today released the Pennsylvania Child Abuse Fatality/Near Fatality Trend Analysis Report, a study of statewide child abuse fatality and near fatality data from calendar years 2015 and 2016. The report outlines and analyzes data from these years and establishes recommendations to prevent child abuse fatalities and near fatalities so children can grow up in safe, nurturing homes.
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2/19/2019

Governor Wolf Creates Keystone Economic Development and Workforce Command Center
 
Harrisburg, PA - Governor Tom Wolf is taking significant action to strengthen Pennsylvania's workforce. Today, the governor signed an executive order to create the Keystone Economic Development and Workforce Command Center. The command center will expand the collaboration between government and the private sector to address the skills gap and worker shortages.
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2/19/2019

Governor Wolf Creates Keystone Economic Development and Workforce Command Center
 
Governor Tom Wolf is taking significant action to strengthen Pennsylvania's workforce. Today, the governor signed an executive order to create the Keystone Economic Development and Workforce Command Center. The command center will expand the collaboration between government and the private sector to address the skills gap and worker shortages.
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2/15/2019

Department of Agriculture Encourages Dog Owners to Show Their Dog Love by Licensing
 
Secretary of Agriculture Russell Redding today reminded Pennsylvanians during the newly proclaimed 'Love Your Dog Month' that the best way to care for their dogs is to make sure they are licensed. Licensing helps bring lost pets home more quickly, and the proceeds of dog license sales also ensure dogs and the public are kept safe.
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2/15/2019

Department of Agriculture Encourages Dog Owners to Show Their Dog Love by Licensing
 
Secretary of Agriculture Russell Redding today reminded Pennsylvanians during the newly proclaimed 'Love Your Dog Month' that the best way to care for their dogs is to make sure they are licensed. Licensing helps bring lost pets home more quickly, and the proceeds of dog license sales also ensure dogs and the public are kept safe.
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2/14/2019

Governor Wolf Unveils Historic Funding Proposal for PA Agriculture
 
Governor Tom Wolf today joined Secretary of Agriculture Russell Redding to unveil the PA Farm Bill, an historic proposal to provide support for and continued investments in the commonwealth's agriculture industry. The proposal, which has already gained bipartisan support, was modeled after the governor's six-point plan to cultivate future generations of Pennsylvania's agriculture industry.
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2/14/2019

Governor Wolf Unveils Historic Funding Proposal for PA Agriculture
 
Governor Tom Wolf today joined Secretary of Agriculture Russell Redding to unveil the PA Farm Bill, an historic proposal to provide support for and continued investments in the commonwealth's agriculture industry.
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2/14/2019

Governor Wolf on Parkland Anniversary: 'We must do more'
 
Governor Tom Wolf marked the anniversary of the Parkland shooting that sparked unprecedented civic engagement by students, parents, and safety advocates across Pennsylvania and the nation.
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2/14/2019

Auditor General DePasquale: 1 in 5 School Districts Still Need to Create or Update Policies on Reporting Child Abuse. Because of department's efforts, 38 more schools updated or created policies to comply with law.
 
HARRISBURG - Auditor General Eugene DePasquale today said 244,000 students across Pennsylvania attend school districts that lack updated policies on reporting child abuse, based on a review by his staff. One district - Susquenita in Perry County - remained without any policy as of Feb. 1, 2019.
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2/14/2019

Auditor General DePasquale: 1 in 5 School Districts Still Need to Create or Update Policies on Reporting Child Abuse Because of department's efforts, 38 more schools updated or created policies to comply with law HARRISBURG
 
Auditor General Eugene DePasquale today said 244,000 students across Pennsylvania attend school districts that lack updated policies on reporting child abuse, based on a review by his staff. One district - Susquenita in Perry County - remained without any policy as of Feb. 1, 2019.
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1/24/2019

Lieutenant Governor Announces Statewide Recreational Marijuana Legalization Listening Tour
 
Harrisburg, PA - Today Governor Tom Wolf joined Lt. Governor John Fetterman as he announced that he will be launching a statewide listening tour to hear from Pennsylvanians about the possibility of legalizing recreational marijuana. Tour dates will be released in the next few weeks and Fetterman has committed to visiting every county in the commonwealth.
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2/11/2019

Lieutenant Governor Holds First Stop of Statewide Recreational Marijuana Legalization Listening Tour
 
Lieutenant Governor John Fetterman held the launch of his statewide listening tour to gather input from Pennsylvanians about the possibility of legalizing recreational marijuana.
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