Governor Tom Wolf speaking next to a US flag.

Gov. Wolf: Special Council on Gun Violence to Host Hearings

Harrisburg, PA – Governor Tom Wolf announced today that his Special Council on Gun Violence, created as part of an executive order he signed in August and tasked with studying and making recommendations to prevent and reduce gun violence, will host a series of five hearings to inform the council and community members in attendance.…

Image of Governor Wolf speaking

Governor Wolf Announces Research Funding to Grow PA Agriculture Industry

Harrisburg, PA – Governor Tom Wolf today announced awards of nearly $1.3 million to seven organizations for research on issues critical to sustaining and growing Pennsylvania’s agriculture industry. Grant recipients include Penn State University, Temple University, University of Pennsylvania, Pennsylvania Association for Sustainable Agriculture, Think and Grow Farms, and Western Pennsylvania Conservancy. “The agriculture industry…

Close up image of Governor Tom Wolf speaking.

Pennsylvania Infuses Nearly $79.3 Million into Infrastructure Improvements in 42 Counties

Harrisburg, PA – Governor Tom Wolf today announced the approval of 141 new projects through the Multimodal Transportation Fund (MTF). The projects will improve Pennsylvania’s transportation infrastructure and ensure safer, more reliable transportation for residents and businesses. The projects total nearly $79.3 million in funding. “Supporting Pennsylvania’s infrastructure supports our communities and our economy,” said…

Governor Wolf speaking in the Capitol Rotunda

Gov. Wolf: Pennsylvania Preparing Youth for Careers of Their Choice, Including in the Military

Harrisburg, PA – Governor Tom Wolf today joined Pennsylvania’s Adjutant General Maj. General Anthony Carrelli, and retired generals and admirals from Mission: Readiness to release the non-profit organization’s workforce readiness report that outlines how competition for qualified individuals among all employment sectors affects military recruiting efforts and warrants greater investment in our next generation. “I…

Governor Wolf speaking at a podium with his hands raised

Governor Wolf and Rural Students Celebrate PAsmart Success for Science and Technology Education

Harrisburg, PA – Celebrating the success of the PAsmart workforce development program to create educational opportunities at schools across the commonwealth, Governor Tom Wolf welcomed more than 50 students from the Pennsylvania Rural Robotics Initiative to the Capitol today. The students from nine western Pennsylvania school districts showcased their skills in coding, robotics and drone…