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Governor Wolf: New Funding Supports Business Expansion in Bedford, Bucks, and Philadelphia Counties

Harrisburg, PA – Today, Governor Tom Wolf announced new low-interest loan approvals through the Pennsylvania Industrial Development Authority (PIDA) for three businesses in Bedford, Bucks, and Philadelphia counties. The new funding will enable the purchase, construction, and renovation of facilities, help purchase new equipment, and will help create and retain 105 jobs across the commonwealth.…

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Gov. Wolf to Host Bipartisan Remembrance of Victims and Call for Action Event Against Gun Violence Tomorrow at the Capitol

Harrisburg, PA – Governor Tom Wolf will host a bipartisan event in remembrance of the victims of all gun violence and as a call-for-action after a weekend of mass shootings and a continued deaf-ear response from federal and state lawmakers to take up stricter gun laws. The event will be held at 5:15 p.m., Wednesday,…

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Governor Wolf Declares Pennsylvania a Purple Heart State

Annville, PA – Governor Tom Wolf officially designated Pennsylvania as a Purple Heart State, demonstrating extreme gratitude to the more than 91,000 Pennsylvania men and women either killed or wounded in war defending our freedom since 1917. Starting Wednesday, Pennsylvania will honor these great heroes every August 7, Purple Heart Day. “Through our nation’s history,…

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Governor Wolf Announces $2.1 Million for Advanced Training to Retain, Diversity Teachers and School Leaders

Harrisburg, PA – Governor Tom Wolf today announced the Pennsylvania Department of Education has awarded $2.1 million in grants to 11 universities to support innovative teacher and school leader preparation programs designed to expand, diversify, and strengthen the commonwealth’s educator workforce. The grants represent the second year of funding for one of the nation’s most…