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Wolf Administration Announces New Funding to Strengthen Coal-Impacted Communities

Harrisburg, PA — Governor Tom Wolf today announced that Pennsylvania was awarded more than $8 million by the Appalachian Regional Commission (ARC) for 10 projects in counties affected by job losses in coal mining, coal power plant operations, and coal-related supply chain industries due to the changing economics of America’s energy production. “We want to…

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Pennsylvania Expands Home Visiting Support to First-Time Mothers and Children with Special Needs

Harrisburg, PA – The Wolf Administration announced today that, under the guidance of the Department of Human Services (DHS), it is expanding home visiting supports to first-time mothers and mothers of children with special needs covered by Medicaid. The expansion, made possible in collaboration with physical health Medicaid managed care organizations (MCOs), will guarantee at…

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Governor Wolf: New Investments in Economic Development Projects will Benefit Five PA Counties

Harrisburg, PA – Today, Governor Tom Wolf announced new low-interest loan approvals through the Pennsylvania Industrial Development Authority (PIDA) for eight businesses in five counties. The loans will enable the purchase, construction, and renovation of facilities and will help create and retain thousands of jobs across the commonwealth. “By making continued investments in projects across…

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Wolf Administration Announces New Funding to Repurpose Former Times Leader Building for Higher Education

Harrisburg, PA – Today, Governor Tom Wolf announced the approval of new funding through the Industrial Sites Reuse Program (ISRP) to perform an environmental assessment of the former Times Leader Building in the city of Wilkes-Barre, Luzerne County. The city plans to renovate the 47,000-square-foot building for use by the students, faculty, and administration of…

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Wolf Administration’s Food Security Summit Brings Partners Together, Highlights Progress to Combat Hunger

Harrisburg, PA – The Wolf Administration’s Food Security Partnership today hosted the annual food security summit to update stakeholders, advocates, and federal partners about Pennsylvania’s progress with the Blueprint for a Hunger-Free PA to address food insecurity and discuss work to combat hunger around Pennsylvania. “Food insecurity has overwhelming impacts on so many parts of…