Governor Wolf’s Statement on the Senate’s Confirmation of Cabinet Secretaries in Health, Agriculture, Drug & Alcohol Programs, Aging and Labor & Industry

May 13, 2015

Harrisburg, PA – Governor Tom Wolf released the following statement regarding today’s confirmation by the Pennsylvania Senate of:

  • Gary Tennis, Secretary of the Department of Drug & Alcohol Programs
  • Russell Redding, Secretary of the Department of Agriculture
  • Katherine Manderino, Secretary of the Department of Labor & Industry
  • Dr. Karen Murphy, Secretary of the Department of Health
  • Teresa Osborne, Secretary of the Department of Aging

“I commend the Senate for their action in unanimously confirming a contingent of my cabinet that are dedicated to the strengthening the health and well-being of families and workers across the commonwealth.  Secretary Gary Tennis, Secretary Russell Redding, Secretary Katherine Manderino, Secretary Karen Murphy, and Secretary Teresa Osborne offer a wealth of experience, passion and expertise to their respective posts.  They are true assets to my administration and I look forward to working with them in service to the residents of Pennsylvania.”

MEDIA CONTACT: Jeff Sheridan – 717.783.1116

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