March 17 2017
6:00 pm

Governor and First Lady Wolf Attend the Society of Irish Women Reception

Hilton, 100 Adams Avenue, Scranton, PA

Governor Tom Wolf and First Lady France Wolf will attend the annual dinner reception for the Society of Irish Women.

March 17 2017
5:30 pm

Governor Wolf to Provide Update on Winter Storm Cleanup, Thank Workers

PennDOT Facility, 359 State Route 315, Pittston, PA

Governor Wolf will visit the PennDOT facility in Pittston to provide an update on the winter storm cleanup efforts in Northeast PA and thank workers.

March 17 2017
12:00 pm

Governor Wolf Attends Memorial Service for Lt. Dennis DeVoe

Forum Building, Harrisburg, PA

Governor Wolf will attend the memorial service for Lt. Dennis DeVoe. Lt. DeVoe, a resident of Stewartstown and a 21 year member of Harrisburg fire service, died from injuries after his car was struck by another vehicle while en route to a fire in Harrisburg on March 10th.

March 16 2017
12:45 pm

Governor Wolf Hosts Roundtable Discussion on the Opioid Abuse Epidemic

Central Cambria High School, 204 Schoolhouse Rd, Ebensburg, PA

Governor Wolf will host a roundtable discussion on the opioid abuse epidemic plaguing Pennsylvania. The discussion will mainly focus on law enforcement and their perspective on how to best combat the epidemic.

 

March 16 2017
10:00 am

Governor Wolf and Franco Harris Host Press Conference to Announce Orthopedic and Sports Medicine Prescribing Guidelines

UPMC Montefiore - LHAS Auditorium, 3459 Fifth Ave, Pittsburgh, PA

Governor Wolf and former Pittsburgh Steeler Franco Harris will host a press conference to announce new prescribing guideline recommendations for the safe and effective use of opioids in orthopedics and sports medicine.

Fighting the opioid abuse epidemic is a top priority for the Wolf Administration. By partnering with health care professionals in the fields of orthopedics and sports medicine to reduce the overprescribing of opioid painkillers, Governor Wolf and his administration are working to reduce opioid abuse in one of the highest-risk groups – people who seek medical care due to injuries.