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6/5/2014

Governor Corbett Kicks Off Pocono 400 Weekend with First-of-its-Kind NASCAR Hauler Parade in Harrisburg
 
Harrisburg - Governor Tom Corbett today led Pennsylvania's first-of-its-kind hauler parade through Harrisburg, a unique procession of NASCAR racecar haulers on their way to the Pocono 400. He was joined by Pocono Raceway President and CEO Brandon Igdalsky, co-chairman of the House Motorsports Caucus and State Representative John Payne (R-Dauphin) and Harrisburg Mayor Eric Papenfuse.
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6/5/2014

Tedx Graterford State Prison
 
Dreams for becoming better people and building a better world - whether inside or outside of prison - reach far beyond the concrete walls of Graterford State Prison.
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6/3/2014

Governor Corbett Secures Support of Nation's Governors to Call for Swift Action, Better Care for Veterans Urges President Obama to Allow States to Inspect VA Facilities to Ensure Compliance, Patient Safety and Quality of Care.
 
Harrisburg- In an effort led by Governor Tom Corbett, six governors representing nearly 5 million veterans today called on President Obama to immediately put the health and safety of our nation's veterans first and bring quick and decisive reforms to end the problems plaguing U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs' health system nationwide.
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6/2/2014

Governor Corbett Announces "Patients First" Leadership Team Team Will Facilitate Healthcare Discussions with UPMC, Highmark; Focus on Patients, Consumers
 
Harrisburg − Governor Tom Corbett today issued the following statement regarding the ongoing contractual dispute between UPMC and Highmark in western Pennsylvania: "I have created the 'Patients First' Leadership Team and have directed my Insurance Commissioner Mike Consedine and Department of Health Secretary Michael Wolf to meet with Highmark and UPMC senior management and facilitate discussions to make sure that Pennsylvanians in the western part of the Commonwealth have clarity about their health care come January 1, 2015, and in the years to come.
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6/2/2014

Governor Corbett Issues Statement on Closing of U.S. Steel's McKeesport Tubular Facility
 
Harrisburg - Governor Tom Corbett today issued the following statement in response to U.S. Steel's decision to close its tubular manufacturing facility in McKeesport, Pennsylvania. U. S. Steel will also idle one of its tubular manufacturing facilities in Texas.
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6/1/2014

Governor Corbett Honors PA Army National Guard's 28th Infantry Division at Annual Memorial Service
 
28th Infantry Division Memorial Event
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6/1/2014

Governor Corbett Honors PA Army National Guard's 28th Infantry Division at Annual Memorial Service
 
Boalsburg - Governor Tom Corbett and senior leaders of the Pennsylvania National Guard today honored the men and women of the Guard's 28th Infantry Division during its Annual Memorial Service in Centre County.
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5/30/2014

Governor Corbett to Recognize Pennsylvania Businesses and Entrepreneurs at 2014 Governor's ImPAct Awards
 
2014 Governor's ImPAct Awards
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5/30/2014

Governor Corbett Recognizes Pennsylvania Businesses and Entrepreneurs at Annual Governor's ImPAct Awards
 
Governor Tom Corbett today recognized 50 outstanding Pennsylvania companies and entrepreneurs for creating jobs, developing ideas, reaching new markets and making positive contributions in local communities at the 2014 Governor's ImPAct Awards.
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5/29/2014

Lt. Governor Cawley Announces China-Based Taizhou Fuling Plastics Co., Ltd., to Establish Manufacturing Facility in the Lehigh Valley, Creating 75 New Jobs
 
Fuling Ribbon Cutting
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5/29/2014

Lt. Governor Cawley Announces China-Based Taizhou Fuling Plastics Co., Ltd., to Establish Manufacturing Facility in the Lehigh Valley, Creating 75 New Jobs
 
Lehigh County- Continuing to advance Governor Tom Corbett's JOBS1st PA initiative, Lieutenant Governor Jim Cawley today joined Taizhou Fuling Plastics Co., Ltd., a manufacturer of plastic tableware and kitchenware, at its future facility to announce the establishment of its first United States manufacturing site in Upper Macungie Township, creating 75 new full-time jobs.
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5/28/2014

Governor Corbett, PASSHE Chancellor Frank T. Brogan, Representative Quinn, Postsecondary Education Leaders Advocate for Ready to Succeed Scholarship Program
 
Gov. Tom Corbett, Pennsylvania State System of Higher Education Chancellor Frank T. Brogan and Rep. Marguerite Quinn (R-Bucks) today were joined by students, lawmakers and postsecondary education leaders at Delaware Valley College to share details about and advocate for the Ready to Succeed Scholarship program.
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5/28/2014

Governor Corbett, PASSHE Chancellor Frank T. Brogan, Representative Quinn, Postsecondary Education Leaders Advocate for "Ready to Succeed" Scholarship Program
 
Doylestown - Gov. Tom Corbett, Pennsylvania State System of Higher Education Chancellor Frank T. Brogan and Rep. Marguerite Quinn (R-Bucks) today were joined by students, lawmakers and postsecondary education leaders at Delaware Valley College to share details about and advocate for the "Ready to Succeed" Scholarship program.
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5/27/2014

First Lady Susan Corbett Urges Students to Read During Summer Break
 
Pennsylvania First Lady Susan Corbett today visited Robert Fulton Elementary School and George Washington Elementary School in Lancaster to encourage students to keep their reading skills sharp during summer vacation.
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5/15/2014

Governor Corbett Breaks Ground on Marcellus Shale Power Plant That Will Contribute Nearly $6 Billion to Local Economy; Expected to Power 1 Million U.S. Homes With Clean Energy Project to create and support nearly 600 local jobs
 
Towanda -Governor Tom Corbett today broke ground on the Panda Liberty project, an 829-megawatt natural-gas fueled power plant in Asylum Township, Bradford County, Pennsylvania. The plant is expected to power up to 1 million homes in the Northeast with clean energy and will create and support nearly 600 jobs in the local community.
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