Governor Wolf to Announce Increase in GO-TIME Savings
Governor Tom Wolf will announce total savings and efficiencies achieved through his GO-TIME initiative in fiscal year 2016-17, which have well exceeded the $156 million saved during the previous fiscal year.
Launched in February 2015, the Governor’s Office of Transformation, Innovation, Management and Efficiency (GO-TIME) works to modernize government operations to reduce costs and deliver better and faster services.
Governor Wolf Kicks Off Rise of the Rest Tour to Showcase Central PA Businesses
Governor Wolf will be participating in the Rise of the Rest Tour that will showcase central Pennsylvania businesses. The governor will be joined by Steve Case, the founder of AOL and Revolution who created the Rise of the Rest tours as a nationwide effort to work closely with entrepreneurs in emerging startup ecosystems.
The Rise of the Rest Tour made its first stop in Pennsylvania with a visit to Pittsburgh in 2014, followed by Philadelphia in 2015. The mission of the tour is to meet with local business leaders and entrepreneurs, learn about the challenges they face, and work to encourage economic development and job creation in the region. At the end of the tour, there is a startup pitch competition for local companies. The winning company receives a $100,000 personal investment by Steve Case.
This year’s Rise of the Rest tour will include stops in York, Lancaster, Harrisburg.
Governor Wolf Attends PA Breast Cancer Coalition Luncheon, Receives Breast Cancer Coalition Pink Ribbon Award
Governor Wolf will attend the Pennsylvania Breast Cancer Coalition’s luncheon in Harrisburg.
Governor Wolf will be the recipient of the Pink Ribbon Award for his support of women’s health care and his administration’s introduction of no-cost 3D mammograms to women in Pennsylvania.
Governor Wolf Provides Budget Update
Governor Wolf will host a press conference to provide an update on the state budget. The event can be viewed on https://www.governor.pa.gov/live/
Governor Wolf Attends Vigil for Las Vegas
Governor Wolf will attend a vigil to honor the victims of the attack at the Route 91 Harvest Festival in Las Vegas, Nevada.