With today symbolizing how far into the year women must work to earn the same as men earned in 2017, Governor Tom Wolf declared today to be Equal Pay Day in Pennsylvania.
First Lady Frances Wolf Hosts Girls and Women in STEM Roundtable Discussion at the Governor’s ResidenceApril 09, 2018
First Lady Frances Wolf hosted a roundtable discussion with educators, government officials, community members, and business leaders in Science, Technology, Engineering, and Math (STEM) focused on how to increase participation of girls and young women in STEM education.
As many students begin taking the Pennsylvania System of School Assessment (PSSAs) this week, changes implemented by the Wolf Administration for this school year are reducing the test by as much as two days, giving students and teachers more time in the classroom for learning.
Weekly Update: Combatting the Opioid Epidemic, Advocating for Domestic Violence Reforms, and Creating JobsApril 09, 2018
Last week, Governor Wolf renewed his 90-day opioid disaster declaration, urged the Pennsylvania House of Representatives to send a package of domestic violence reform bills to his desk, and announced hundreds of new jobs.