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6/21/2013

Corbett Administration Launches $7 Million Program that Provides Local Produce to Low-Income Seniors, Families
 
Low-income Pennsylvanians can now apply for vouchers to purchase local produce at farmers markets and farm stands across the state through the Farmers Market Nutrition Program (FMNP).
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6/21/2013

Corbett Administration Launches $7 Million Program that Provides Local Produce to Low-Income Seniors, Families
 
Lemoyne - Low-income Pennsylvanians can now apply for vouchers to purchase local produce at farmers markets and farm stands across the state through the Farmers Market Nutrition Program (FMNP). Eligible older adults and WIC participants can use four $5 vouchers to buy fresh, locally grown fruits and vegetables at qualified farm market stands through the $7 million state and federal program. The funds cannot be used on processed foods like jams, honey, nuts, cider or baked goods, or on citrus or tropical fruits.
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6/18/2013

Governor Corbett Signs Law Allowing Crime Victims' Testimony
 
Harrisburg - Governor Tom Corbett today signed House Bill 492, amending the Crime Victims Act to allow victims or their representatives to testify in person before the state Parole Board before it decides whether to release an offender from prison.
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6/18/2013

Governor Corbett Signs Law Allowing Crime Victims' Testimony
 
Parole Board Can Hear Testimony before Making Decision to Release Inmates
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6/17/2013

Environmental Protection Acting Secretary Christopher Abruzzo Promotes West Nile Virus Prevention
 
Environmental Protection Acting Secretary Christopher Abruzzo discusses ways to reduce the risk of getting West Nile virus.
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6/17/2013

West Nile Virus
 
Corbett Administration Officials Urge Pennsylvanians to Take Precautions
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6/14/2013

Governor speaks at the Keystone Energy Forum.
 
Tom Corbett gives keynote speech at Franklin Institute in Philadelphia.
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6/14/2013

Governor Corbett Signs Bill to Improve Special Education Funding
 
Governor Tom Corbett today ceremonially signed legislation that will improve the way special education funds are distributed in Pennsylvania schools.
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6/13/2013

Governor Tom Corbett attends PA Veterans of Foreign Wars Conference
 
Governor Tom Corbett spoke before the Pennsylvania Veterans of Foreign Wars annual conference, in Lancaster, today.
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6/12/2013

Governor Corbett, Joined by More Than 100 Legislators, Businesspeople, Consumers from Around the State to Discuss Choice and Convenience
 
Harrisburg - Governor Tom Corbett, along with more than 100 people, including legislators, businesspeople and consumers from around the state, today voiced their support for the consumer choice and convenience that comes with privatization of the state wine and spirits system.
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6/12/2013

Governor Corbett, Joined by More Than 100 Legislators, Businesspeople, Consumers from Around the State to Discuss Choice and Convenience
 
Harrisburg - Governor Tom Corbett, along with more than 100 people, including legislators, businesspeople and consumers from around the state, today voiced their support for the consumer choice and convenience that comes with privatization of the state wine and spirits system.
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6/10/2013

PA Breast Cancer Coalition Rose Dedication and Annual Luncheon
 
PA First Lady Susan Corbett participates in the PA Breast Cancer Coalition Rose Dedication a, at the Governor's Residence.
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6/10/2013

GIANT Unveils 100 Percent Pennsylvania-Produced Milk During 'Dairy Month'
 
A major Pennsylvania grocery chain is now offering its customers milk produced entirely in Pennsylvania, keeping dollars in local communities and supporting local jobs. GIANT Food Stores, based in Carlisle, Cumberland County, is the first national retailer to qualify its store brand milk as PA Preferred, meaning 100 percent of the milk is produced in Pennsylvania.
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6/10/2013

GIANT Unveils 100 Percent Pennsylvania-Produced Milk During 'Dairy Month' PA Preferred Milk at 200 Retail Locations in Pennsylvania, Mid-Atlantic States
 
Harrisburg - A major Pennsylvania grocery chain is now offering its customers milk produced entirely in Pennsylvania, keeping dollars in local communities and supporting local jobs. GIANT Food Stores, based in Carlisle, Cumberland County, is the first national retailer to qualify its store brand milk as PA Preferred, meaning 100 percent of the milk is produced in Pennsylvania.
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6/10/2013

Governor Corbett Partners with Counties to Encourage Expanding Human Services Block Grant Program
 
Harrisburg - Governor Tom Corbett today called on legislators to expand the Human Services Block Grant program, which provides flexibility in human services funding to meet local needs.
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