Governor Wolf announced more than $217 million in savings during the 2016-17 fiscal year from his administration’s efforts to modernize government operations to reduce costs and improve efficiencies through the Governor’s Office of Transformation, Innovation, Management and Efficiency (GO-TIME).
Governor Wolf Signs Legislation Authorizing “Right to Try,” Allows Terminally Ill Patients to Seek Experimental TreatmentsOctober 11, 2017
Governor Wolf signed legislation that gives terminally ill patients the right to try experimental treatments, such as investigational drugs, biological products and medical devices, not yet fully approved by the FDA.
Governor Wolf Announces Relocation of Royal Industries International, Inc. Into Pennsylvania, Creating 80 JobsOctober 10, 2017
Governor Wolf announced that Royal Industries International, Inc. (Royal), a manufacturer of promotional products, will relocate its facility from Brooklyn, New York to Allentown, Lehigh County, creating 80 new Pennsylvania jobs.
Governor Wolf threw his support behind commonsense bipartisan proposals to ban the ‘bump-stock’ accessory for military-style weapons used in the Las Vegas massacre that killed and injured nearly 600 concertgoers.
Governor Wolf Announces More Action to Manage State Budget and Meet Commitments to Schools, ProvidersOctober 09, 2017
Governor Wolf announced he will monetize a state asset to manage the budget and ensure payments can be made to schools, health and human services providers.