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Wolf Administration Takes Next Step in Updating Charter School Regulations

Harrisburg, PA – The reform to Pennsylvania’s flawed and outdated charter school law is moving forward with the process of developing regulations by opening a public comment period to gather information on the need for charter school reform, Governor Tom Wolf announced today. The governor outlined a three-part approach earlier this month that includes executive […]

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Governor Wolf Statement on Police Officers Shot in Standoff in Philadelphia

Harrisburg, PA – Governor Tom Wolf released the following statement regarding the shooting and ongoing standoff that injured multiple police officers in North Philadelphia: “Frances and I are deeply troubled by another mass shooting in our commonwealth. Our thoughts are with the injured officers and their families, the Philadelphia Police Department, the medical staff treating […]

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Gov. Wolf Orders Flags to Half-Staff to Honor El Paso and Dayton Victims

Harrisburg, PA – Governor Tom Wolf has ordered the commonwealth flag on all commonwealth facilities, public buildings and grounds to half-staff to honor the victims of the shootings in El Paso, Texas and Dayton, Ohio. “Frances and I are mourning an especially horrific 24 hours of gun violence in America. We’re praying for the victims […]