News

Governor Tom Wolf speaking at the 2019-20 budget address.

February Jobs That Pay Update: A Bold Budget for a Stronger Pennsylvania

It’s been a busy month for Governor Tom Wolf as he travels the commonwealth to highlight his proposed plan for the 2019-20 Pennsylvania budget. The governor stopped at schools, businesses, and rallies fighting for the right for every Pennsylvanian to have proper job training and a good career that provides a family-sustaining wage. Building the […]

Governor Tom Wolf speaking at a podium.

ICYMI: Editorial Boards Praise Governor Wolf’s Budget Address

A week ago, Gov. Tom Wolf made his fifth budget address. He outlined a plan to create the strongest workforce in the nation and provide needed resources for education, agriculture, seniors and more.

Image of Governor Tom Wolf standing in a manufacturing warehouse and speaking next to a PAsmart sign.

Gov. Wolf Announces $1.5 Million in PAsmart Job Training Grants in Southwest Pennsylvania

Building on his plan to expand job training for Pennsylvanians, Governor Tom Wolf today announced the first PAsmart Apprenticeship and Next Generation Industry Partnerships grants for southwestern Pennsylvania. The governor launched PAsmart last year to increase STEM and computer science education and job training to prepare workers with the skills that growing businesses need.