Press Releases

VIDEOS: What Pennsylvania Teachers, Nurses, & Cops Think About Governor Shapiro’s Budget Proposals

Harrisburg, PA – Since unveiling his commonsense budget proposal – filled with solutions to the problems Pennsylvania communities face every day – Governor Shapiro has met with Pennsylvanians from across the Commonwealth to learn about their challenges and discuss how his proposals will help them. Governor Shapiro also invited several honored guests to join him […]

ICYMI: First Lady Shapiro, Second Lady Holmes Davis Urge Support of Local Food Banks Amid Major Federal Changes to SNAP in New Op-Ed   

Harrisburg, PA – Pennsylvania First Lady Lori Shapiro and Second Lady Blayre Holmes Davis in a recent op-ed reminded Pennsylvanians of major federal changes to the Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP) that went into effect earlier this month, and further encouraged anyone who can to donate food or volunteer their time to help fill the […]

Governor Josh Shapiro Visits Site of Explosion in West Reading, Pledges Continued Support and Commonwealth Resources in Ongoing Recovery Efforts 

Governor deployed the Pennsylvania Emergency Management Agency (PEMA) and the Pennsylvania State Police (PSP) to support emergency response, search and rescue efforts.  West Reading, PA – Today, Governor Josh Shapiro and PEMA Director Randy Padfield visited the site of the explosion that took place yesterday evening at the RM Palmer Company in West Reading, Pennsylvania. This […]

Governor Josh Shapiro Shares Plans to Recruit More Municipal Police Officers at Mercyhurst Municipal Police Academy in Erie 

Gov. Shapiro’s commonsense budget will help address Pennsylvania’s municipal police officer shortage and make our communities safer.  Erie, PA – Today, Governor Josh Shapiro met with cadets at the Mercyhurst Municipal Police Academy in Erie, where he heard about the challenges they’re facing and discussed his commonsense budget proposal that invests in public safety and takes […]