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Governor Wolf to Sign Executive Order to Improve Job, Skills Training to Formally Launch PAsmart Initiative at HACC York Campus
Governor Wolf will join labor, business and tech sector leaders to formally launch PAsmart, a new $30 million program to improve STEM and computer science education and other jobs training opportunities. The governor will sign an executive order to cut red tape among workforce development programs across state government.
Governor Wolf will be joined by Rick Bloomingdale, President of the Pennsylvania AFL-CIO, and Gene Barr, President and Chief Executive Officer of the Pennsylvania Chamber, both of whom served on Governor Wolf’s Middle Class Task Force that focused heavily on the need to expand workforce development.
Governor Tom Wolf will be joined by Libre, the Humane Society of the United States, legislative members, and animal advocates, to celebrate the one-year anniversary of the signing of Act 10 of 2017, which strengthened Pennsylvania’s animal cruelty laws.
Governor Tom Wolf will sign HB 1419, known as Clean Slate, into law, which will make it easier for those who have interacted with the justice system to reduce the stigma they face when looking for employment and housing. He will be joined by members of the General Assembly, who passed the bill with overwhelming bi-partisan support, and members of stakeholder and advocacy groups who worked to get the bill passed for two years.
Governor Tom Wolf signed a U.S. Defense Department Employer Statement of Support for the more than 1,300 Pennsylvania National Guard members and reservists who work for the commonwealth, thanking them for their service and pledging to offer support as these Guard members and reservists fulfill their military service duties while under the commonwealth’s employ.