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Governor Wolf Announces Low-Interest Loans for Clarion County Flooding Damage

Harrisburg, PA –Governor Tom Wolf announced today that the U.S. Small Business Administration (SBA) approved his request to declare a disaster in Clarion County after intense storms produced damaging flash flooding between July 19 and 20, 2019. “Fast-moving storms left behind a lot of damage from significant flooding,” said Governor Wolf. “These low-interest loans will…

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Wolf Administration Continues Efforts to Address PFAS Contamination

Horsham, PA – Today, Governor Tom Wolf was joined by Representative Todd Stephens and Representative Meghan Schroeder to announce new funding to help address PFAS contamination in Horsham, Warminster, Warrington, and Warwick townships. “Republican or Democrat, senator or representative, every elected official understands that clean drinking water is a critical issue,” Gov. Wolf said. “We…

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Pennsylvania Students Benefiting from Historic Education Investments

Brookhaven, PA – Governor Tom Wolf joined students, parents, teachers, and school administrators today in Delaware County to celebrate Pennsylvania’s historic investments in education during the governor’s tenure. Over the past five years the governor has secured an additional $1.4 billion in funding for pre-k through college, including nearly $800 million for basic education, $140…

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Statewide Support for Gov. Wolf’s Gun Violence Reduction Executive Order

Harrisburg, PA — Governor Tom Wolf took an unprecedented step Friday to reduce gun violence in Pennsylvania by signing an executive order addressing all types of gun violence in communities of every size. The executive order approaches gun violence from both public health and public safety angles through a multifaceted approach that includes boosting prevention…

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Education Groups Praise Governor Wolf’s Charter Reforms

Harrisburg, PA — Governor Tom Wolf took executive action last week to improve quality, transparency and accountability of Pennsylvania’s charter schools to control costs and improve outcomes for students. Immediately following the governor’s announcement, Sen. Pat Browne, Majority Appropriations Chairman, echoed his concerns and called for urgent action: “The Governor’s actions today are an indication…

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