Governor Wolf released the following statement on a new directive from the Pennsylvania Department of State requiring new voting machines to have a voter-verifiable paper ballot or paper record of votes cast.
Pennsylvania Governor Wolf Statement on the U.S. Supreme Court’s Denial of Stay Applications for Redistricting CaseFebruary 05, 2018
Governor Wolf released the following statement on the U.S. Supreme Court’s decision to deny applications to stay the Pennsylvania Supreme Court’s Order that held the commonwealth’s congressional maps unconstitutional.
Governor Wolf commended Attorney General Josh Shapiro and his legal team, who worked with the governor’s administration, for their victory in federal court to get a nationwide temporary injunction against the Trump administration’s move to allow some employers to opt-out of covering contraception for their employees.
Governor Wolf released the following statement on the Pennsylvania House sending Senate Bill 3, a restrictive abortion bill with no exceptions for rape or incest, to his desk.
Governor Wolf praised the Pennsylvania General Assembly for voting to reauthorize Pennsylvania’s Children’s Health Insurance Program and called on the U.S. Congress to take action on the federal reauthorization.