In response to a national op-ed from members of the Players Coalition, Governor Tom Wolf renewed his call for comprehensive bail reform to make our criminal justice system fairer for lower income citizens.
Harrisburg, PA – Pennsylvania Governor Tom Wolf will join bipartisan governors on Saturday, February 23, in Washington, D.C., to provide remarks and help lead a discussion about criminal justice reform and the work needed to make our justice system more fair, more responsive, and more focused on rehabilitation. Pennsylvania is leading the nation with steady…
Governor Wolf Joins Business and Entertainment Leaders to Announce National Criminal Justice Reform OrganizationJanuary 23, 2019
Governor Tom Wolf, Lt. Governor John Fetterman and Pennsylvania Department of Corrections Secretary John Wetzel joined leaders from the worlds of sports, entertainment and business in New York today as they announced the launch of REFORM Alliance, an organization focused on transforming the American justice system.
Today, Governor Tom Wolf was joined by representatives of Community Legal Services, the Pennsylvania Bar Association, Center for American Progress, the Pennsylvania Department of Labor & Industry, and various stakeholder and advocacy groups at the PA CareerLink Harrisburg Region to announce a program aimed at making it easier to navigate Pennsylvania’s new Clean Slate law.
Governor Tom Wolf has been a steadfast supporter of criminal justice reforms that are fair, help our system work better and smarter, and save crucial taxpayer dollars. Today he pledged to continue his second term with more common-sense reforms.