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.
April 05, 2018
Governor Wolf joined House and Senate Democrats to announce a package of reforms to strengthen protections against sexual harassment and discrimination for employees, provide new legal options for victims and hold those who are responsible accountable for their actions.
October 23, 2017
Governor Wolf urged the General Assembly to pass the PA Fairness Act, bipartisan legislation that extends non-discrimination provisions in state law to protect against discrimination based on sexual orientation, and gender expression or identity.
May 03, 2017
Governor Tom Wolf responded to reports of the President’s plans to sign a sweeping ‘religious liberty’ executive order that could open the door to nationwide discrimination against LGBT Americans and women and released the following statement urging President Trump to not sign such an order.
April 06, 2017
Gov Wolf announced that the Dept of Education has released a new resource to help schools prevent and respond to racially charged and bias-related incidents.