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7/28/2015

The Commonwealth Victim Advocate and Pennsylvania State Police Improve Notifications to Victims of Sexually Violent Predators
 
Harrisburg, PA - Commonwealth Victim Advocate Jennifer R. Storm and Pennsylvania State Police Captain Scott C. Price today announced a new partnership that ensures all victims receive timely notifications when a sexually violent predator is identified by the courts.
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7/23/2015

PennDOT, Department of Labor & Industry, Stakeholders Celebrate Transportation Advances in 25 Years after Americans with Disabilities Act
 
Harrisburg, PA - PennDOT Secretary Leslie S. Richards today joined Labor & Industry executive director for the Office of Vocational Rehabilitation David DeNotaris, and the Statewide Independent Living Council to celebrate Pennsylvania's progress in transportation accessibility in the 25 years since the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA) was enacted.
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7/22/2015

Secretary Quigley opens inaugural Pipeline Infrastructure Task Force meeting
 
HARRISBURG, PA - Department of Environmental Protection Secretary John Quigley today called to order first meeting of the Pipeline Infrastructure Task Force (PITF) this afternoon at the DEP South Central Regional Office.
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7/14/2015

Attorney General Kane today announced the arrest of Stephen R. Reed.
 
Attorney General Kane today announced the arrest of Stephen R. Reed.
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7/7/2015

PA Turnpike Celebrates Opening of Route 903 'E-ZPass-Only' Interchange
 
New $40 million connection provides enhanced safety and access for region
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7/7/2015

PA Turnpike Commission Approves 201 6 Toll Increase
 
HARRISBURG, PA. (Ju ly 7, 201 5 ) - The Pennsylvania Turnpike Commission (PTC) today approved a six p ercent toll increase for both E - ZPass and cash customers; the toll increase will take effect at 12:01 a.m. on Jan. 3 , 201 6 . While the increase affects cash and E - ZPass rates similarly, E - ZPass customers will continue to save as much as 35 percent on PA Turnpike tolls next year . The E - ZPass discount was introduced in 2011 ; today, more than three - fourths of PA Turnpike travelers pay with E - ZPass .
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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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