April 15, 2020
Amid growing concern for how COVID-19 is disproportionately affecting minority populations in the state and adding to existing health disparity issues, today Gov. Tom Wolf and Lt. Gov. John Fetterman announced the creation of a COVID-19 Response Task Force for Health Disparity that will help communicate issues with how the pandemic is affecting the state’s…
April 15, 2020
En el día de hoy y en medio de la creciente preocupación por la manera en que la COVID-19 afecta desproporcionadamente a las poblaciones minoritarias en el estado y se suma a los problemas de disparidad de salud ya existentes, el Gobernador Tom Wolf y el Vicegobernador John Fetterman anunciaron la creación de un grupo…
June 26, 2018
The Pennsylvania Commission for Women, Commission on Latino Affairs, Commission on Asian Pacific American Affairs, and Commission on African American Affairs stand together in denouncing the Trump Administration’s policy that has resulted in the long-term separation of children from their families at the southern border.
May 08, 2018
In response to community concerns about the gun violence epidemic, Governor Wolf, Representative Jordan Harris, and other members of the Pennsylvania Legislative Black Caucus today announced a new $1.5 million Gun Violence Reduction Initiative and commended the Pennsylvania Commission on Crime and Delinquency for the recent release of $48 million in grants to organizations serving crime victims across Pennsylvania.
April 26, 2018
Governor Wolf, the Governor’s Advisory Commission on African-American Affairs, and the Pennsylvania Human Relations Commission released the following joint statement about acts of discrimination in places of public accommodation.