To assist flood recovery efforts in flood-stricken areas of northcentral and eastern Pennsylvania, Governor Wolf announced the availability of $6.25 million for streambank restoration and recovery efforts by local communities.
Governor Tom Wolf thanked emergency personnel and first responders as they continue to work to address the effects of heavy rains in much of the central and southcentral portions of the state.
Governor Wolf signed legislation to reduce fraud and increase consumer protections by increasing penalties for the possession and use of a skimmer device, as well as transferring stolen information, making it a felony for the first offense.
Wolf Administration Assisting Workers and Businesses Impacted by Tornadoes in Northeastern PennsylvaniaJune 18, 2018
To help workers and businesses impacted by the severe tornadoes that struck the Wilkes-Barre area of Luzerne County and multiple townships in Bradford County last week, Governor Tom Wolf announced the Department of Labor & Industry (L&I) has activated its Rapid Response Coordination Services.
Recent data released by the CDC indicates suicide rates are rising across the U.S., including Pennsylvania, where the rate of suicide among people of all ages increased by 34 percent from 1999 through 2016.