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4/2/2019

PENNSYLVANIA TRANSPORTATION, CONSTRUCTION GROUPS PARTNER
 
Pennsylvania Turnpike Commission (PTC), The Associated Pennsylvania Constructors (APC) and Flagger Force Traffic Control Services hosted an event today to kick-off National Work Zone Awareness Week (NWZAW). The event, held at PTC headquarters, highlighted the importance of work-zone safety across the commonwealth, shedding light on the increasing effects of distracted driving on work-zone employees and motorists.
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4/2/2019

Auditor General DePasquale, Health Advocates Warn Legal Attack on Affordable Care Act Puts Millions at Risk, Poses Budget Disaster
 
HARRISBURG - Auditor General Eugene DePasquale today joined public health advocates to warn that the Trump Administration's latest legal attack on the Affordable Care Act (ACA) will affect nearly all Americans and create a budget disaster for Pennsylvania.
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4/2/2019

Auditor General DePasquale, Health Advocates Warn Legal Attack on Affordable Care Act Puts Millions at Risk, Poses Budget Disaster
 
Auditor General Eugene DePasquale today joined public health advocates to warn that the Trump Administration's latest legal attack on the Affordable Care Act (ACA) will affect nearly all Americans and create a budget disaster for Pennsylvania.
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4/1/2019

Wolf Administration Provides Update on Census 2020 Efforts
 
Harrisburg, PA - Today, marking one year out from the April 1, 2020 Census Day, Department of Community and Economic Development (DCED) Deputy Secretary for Community Affairs Rick Vilello was joined by members of the Governor's Census 2020 Complete Count Commission and other cabinet officials to highlight the importance of an accurate and complete census count in Pennsylvania. The press conference provided details on the progress made so far, as well as plans for the next year and strategies to reach hard-to-count populations.
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4/1/2019

Wolf Administration Provides Update on Census 2020 Efforts
 
Today, marking one year out from the April 1, 2020 Census Day, Department of Community and Economic Development (DCED) Deputy Secretary for Community Affairs Rick Vilello was joined by members of the Governor's Census 2020 Complete Count Commission and other cabinet officials to highlight the importance of an accurate and complete census count in Pennsylvania. The press conference provided details on the progress made so far, as well as plans for the next year and strategies to reach hard-to-count populations.
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4/1/2019

Governor Wolf Outlines How Restore Pennsylvania Will Benefit
 
Harrisburg, PA - Building on his commitment to support Pennsylvania's communities, Governor Tom Wolf spoke at the Pennsylvania Municipal League's Capitol Conference to 'Restore Pennsylvania is the only plan anyone has to pay for critical infrastructure repairs,' said Governor Wolf.
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4/1/2019

Governor Wolf Outlines How Restore Pennsylvania Will Benefit Municipalities
 
Building on his commitment to support Pennsylvania's communities, Governor Tom Wolf spoke at the Pennsylvania Municipal League's Capitol Conference to outline how Restore Pennsylvania will benefit municipalities and overhaul Pennsylvania's infrastructure. The massive rebuilding plan funded through a commonsense severance tax will help commonwealth communities prevent flooding, eliminate blight, and expand broadband access.
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3/28/2019

Wolf Administration Outlines Spring Flooding Outlook, Shares Important Preparedness Information
 
Harrisburg, PA - The Wolf Administration today reviewed the spring flooding outlook for Pennsylvania and shared steps Pennsylvanians can take today to prepare for flooding and keep loved ones safe. '2018 was the wettest year on record for the state,' said state meteorologist Jeff Jumper. 'We're still seeing above-average precipitation so far for 2019, so even though the commonwealth is looking at a risk for minor river flooding this spring, we can't let down our guard because localized flooding is still a very dangerous threat.'
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3/28/2019

Wolf Administration Outlines Spring Flooding Outlook, Shares Important Preparedness Information
 
Harrisburg, PA - The Wolf Administration today reviewed the spring flooding outlook for Pennsylvania and shared steps Pennsylvanians can take today to prepare for flooding and keep loved ones safe.
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3/27/2019

TREASURER TORSELLA RELEASES REPORT ON THE PROCEEDINGS OF THE RETIREMENT SECURITY TASK FORCE
 
Pennsylvania Treasurer Joe Torsella today was joined by Senators Pat Browne and Art Haywood and Representatives Matt Bradford, Mike Driscoll, and Mike Peifer to unveil the final report on the proceedings of the Treasury Private Sector Retirement Security Task Force (Task Force). The report outlines the findings of four informational hearings held by the Task Force and recommends the establishment of a state-facilitated automatic individual retirement account (Auto-IRA) program, as a solution to Pennsylvania's private sector retirement security crisis.
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3/27/2019

Treasurer Torsella Releases Report On The Proceedings Of The Retirement Security Task Force
 
Pennsylvania Treasurer Joe Torsella today was joined by Senators Pat Browne and Art Haywood and Representatives Matt Bradford, Mike Driscoll, and Mike Peifer to unveil the final report on the proceedings of the Treasury Private Sector Retirement Security Task Force (Task Force). The report outlines the findings of four informational hearings held by the Task Force and recommends the establishment of a state-facilitated automatic individual retirement account (Auto-IRA) program, as a solution to Pennsylvania's private sector retirement security crisis.
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3/27/2019

Wolf Touts Restore Pennsylvania, PA Farm Bill Benefits for Agriculture Industry
 
Building on his commitment to Pennsylvania's agriculture industry, Governor Tom Wolf spoke at the Pennsylvania Farm Bureau State Legislative Conference today about his PA Farm Bill and Restore Pennsylvania, two funding proposals supporting farmers and their families.
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3/27/2019

Wolf Touts Restore Pennsylvania, PA Farm Bill Benefits for Agriculture Industry
 
Building on his commitment to Pennsylvania's agriculture industry, Governor Tom Wolf spoke at the Pennsylvania Farm Bureau State Legislative Conference today about his PA Farm Bill and Restore Pennsylvania, two funding proposals supporting farmers and their families.
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3/26/2019

Governor Wolf Announces Support for New Protections for Sexual Harassment Victims
 
Harrisburg, PA -- Governor Tom Wolf today joined his colleagues in the House and Senate Democratic Caucuses at a press conference in support of enacting legislation that will help curb the culture of sexual harassment and discrimination in workplaces across the commonwealth.
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3/26/2019

Governor Wolf Announces Support for New Protections for Sexual Harassment Victims
 
Governor Tom Wolf today joined his colleagues in the House and Senate Democratic Caucuses at a press conference in support of enacting legislation that will help curb the culture of sexual harassment and discrimination in workplaces across the commonwealth.
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