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Gov. Wolf, Business and Labor Leaders Unveil Strategy to Strengthen Pennsylvania’s Workforce

Governor Tom Wolf was joined by leaders of business, labor and economic development, and several cabinet members today to release the first report from the governor’s Keystone Economic Development and Workforce Command Center. The strategic public-private partnership, created by Gov. Wolf last February, identifies barriers to employment and provides recommendations for action by the governor,…

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Gov. Wolf Announces PA Innovation Plan Proposal

Governor Tom Wolf today announced an ambitious budget proposal to fuel innovation across Pennsylvania, making the commonwealth a national competitor in attracting and retaining entrepreneurs and startups through strategic funding and community support. “A strong community and entrepreneurial network are crucial for success. This holds true for start-ups, as well as established businesses,” said Gov.…

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Gov. Wolf’s 2020-21 Budget Will Further Protect Vulnerable Populations

Governor Tom Wolf today outlined how his 2020-21 budget further demonstrates his commitment to protecting the most vulnerable Pennsylvanians by proposing to expand comprehensive training for direct care workers, reduce waiting lists for care, and increasing staff in specific service areas, including child welfare, among other key investments. The governor was joined by Senator Vince…

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Governor Wolf Signs Multiple Bills

Harrisburg, PA – Today, Governor Tom Wolf signed the following bills: House Bill 24, which amends the Capital Facilities Debt Enabling Act, further providing for bonds, issue of bonds and notes, maturity and interest. House Bill 65, which makes the following designations: • A portion of State Route 3047 over the South Branch of Blacklick…

Governor Wolf signing HB 3 with officials and supporters behind him.

Gov. Wolf Signs Historic Health Insurance Reform Legislation Creating State-Based Exchange

Harrisburg, PA – Governor Tom Wolf today signed into law House Bill 3, a historic reform to health insurance that creates an online exchange operated by the state in lieu of the federal government. The legislation provides for lower premiums and increased access to health insurance by developing a state-based health insurance exchange and a…

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