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Governor Wolf Signs Proclamation of Disaster Emergency After Days of Unrest in Philadelphia

Governor Tom Wolf today signed a Proclamation of Disaster Emergency to provide additional support to Philadelphia after several days of unrest following the shooting death of Walter Wallace Jr. by two members of the Philadelphia Police Department. “Over the last few days, hundreds of people have gathered to peacefully speak out against social injustice, but […]

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Pennsylvanians Urged to Hand-Deliver Mail Ballots Immediately

Governor Tom Wolf and Secretary of State Kathy Boockvar reminded Pennsylvanians that today is the deadline to apply for a mail or absentee ballot for the Nov.3 election. Voters who still have their mail ballot are strongly encouraged to immediately hand-deliver their voted ballot to their county election office or other officially designated site, including […]

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Pennsylvania COVID-19 Early Warning Monitoring Dashboard Update for Oct. 16 – Oct. 22

Governor Tom Wolf and Secretary of Health Dr. Rachel Levine today released a weekly status update detailing the state’s mitigation efforts based on the COVID-19 Early Warning Monitoring System Dashboard. Updates are released each Monday. The update includes the following: Level of community transmission as a basis for the recommendations for Pre-K to 12 schools […]

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Wolf Administration: United Kingdom’s Largest Kitchen Retailer Chooses Pennsylvania for North American Headquarters and First Manufacturing Facility

Governor Tom Wolf announced that Wren Manufacturing, Inc., a manufacturer of custom kitchen cabinets, will establish its North American headquarters and a manufacturing center in the Hanover Industrial Estates in Hanover Township and Sugar Notch Borough, creating a combined 360 new jobs at both locations in Luzerne County, Pennsylvania. “Wren Manufacturing’s choice to establish its […]

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Gov. Wolf Asks Legislature to Join Efforts to Combat Community Gun Violence

Governor Tom Wolf, joined by legislators, community leaders, advocates, and students at Parkway Northwest High School for Peace and Social Justice asked the General Assembly to help combat community gun violence and support prevention and reduction efforts by approving $6 million proposed in his 2020-21 budget. “Too many Pennsylvanians have been traumatized by gun violence, […]