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6/30/2015

Governor Tom Wolf Vetoes Budget that Fails to Address Pennsylvania's Most Pressing Issues
 
Harrisburg, PA- Governor Tom Wolf tonight vetoed the Republican budget that fails to address the core issues facing Pennsylvania, including a structural budget deficit, a drastically underfunded school system, and rising property taxes for seniors and middle-class families. The Republican budget is unbalanced and built on one-time revenues that lead to a $3 billion deficit.
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6/26/2015

Live Free Ride Alive 2015 Johnstown Setup Timelapse
 
2015 Johnstown Setup Timelapse
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6/26/2015

Governor Wolf Held a Press Conference on GOP Sham Budget
 
Governor Wolf Held a Press Conference on GOP Sham Budget
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6/18/2015

Governor Wolf Held a Live Press Conference Today
 
Joined Members of the Basic Education Funding Commission to Discuss the Basic Education Funding Commission Report
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6/2/2015

Governor Tom Wolf held a Facebook Town Hall live online on his 2015-2016 budget.
 
Facebook users and followers were invited to ask the Governor questions about his budget proposal and key initiatives - jobs that pay, schools that teach, and government that works - by posting a comment on the announcement on Facebook
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6/1/2015

Governor Wolf gives update on PA state budget
 
Harrisburg-Governor's reception room
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5/22/2015

Pennsylvania Turnpike to Widen Roadway to Six Lanes in York County greater than Turnpike CEO announces Orange Improvement Zone campaign to inform motorists, public.
 
HARRISBURG, PA (May 22, 2015) -- The Pennsylvania Turnpike Commission (PTC) today announced a major improvement project on Interstate 76 between the Susquehanna River Bridge and the Harrisburg West Interchange to completely rebuild and widen the roadway from four lanes to six lanes with a 26-foot center median. The $94 million project will result in a totally new, wider roadway from milepost 242 to milepost 245; roadway construction will get under way after the Memorial Day holiday.
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5/21/2015

Work to Address Spotted Lanternfly Underway in Berks County
 
With nearly 20,000 Spotted Lanternfly terminated to date and additional egg masses hatching, officials from the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania, United States Department of Agriculture (USDA), Berks County and local community came together today to provide an update on surveillance efforts and work to eradicate this threatening invasive species.
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5/13/2015

Governor Wolf Signs First Bills, Honors First Responders
 
Harrisburg, PA - Governor Tom Wolf today signed his first four pieces of legislation, including a bill that extends the application period for survivors of fallen law enforcement officers to apply for death benefits.
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5/12/2015

Governor Declares May Motorcycle Safety Month
 
PennDOT Reminds Everyone to Share the Road, Practice Safe Techniques
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5/7/2015

PennDOT, Partners Host Demonstration of Safety Enhancing Pavement Innovation
 
Representatives of PennDOT and North Cornwall Township, Lebanon County, joined the Federal Highway Administration and the State Transportation Innovation Council today to host a regional demonstration day bringing together key stakeholders to exhibit the application of an innovative, safety enhancing pavement surface treatment.
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5/4/2015

PA Dept. of Insurance Highmark Public Hearing
 
Highmark Insurance Public Hearing
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5/4/2015

Construction Beginning on Public-Private Bridge Replacement Project
 
Cressona, PA - Standing on the site where parts for the state's newest bridges will be fabricated, Pennsylvania Department of Transportation (PennDOT) Secretary Leslie S. Richards today announced that construction on the Rapid Bridge Replacement Program, a public-private partnership (P3) with Plenary Walsh Keystone Partners (PWKP), is starting this month.
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4/27/2015

Auditor General DePasquale Says Audit Shows PASSHE Must Make Improvements in Policies, Procedures Related to Campus Safety Says State System efforts to keep tuition affordable
 
HARRISBURG - Auditor General Eugene DePasquale said a recent audit of the Pennsylvania State System of Higher Education shows that it needs more consistent policies related to grievance procedures and notices of non-discrimination required by Title IX to address sexual discrimination and sexual violence on campuses. He also urged system officials to continue efforts to keep tuition affordable.
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4/22/2015

Auditor General DePasquale Says LandI was Negligent in Implementing Law Regarding Excessive Overtime for Healthcare Workers
 
Auditor General Eugene DePasquale today said an audit of the Department of Labor and Industry's implementation of a 2008 law to protect healthcare workers from excessive mandatory overtime shows the department was negligent in responding to healthcare complaints and in developing regulations giving the agency the legal authority to enforce the act.
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