This month, the commonwealth reached a major economic milestone as Governor Tom Wolf made the first deposit to the state’s reserves in nearly a decade, secured $30 million for his first-of-its-kind investment in workforce development, and raised the minimum wage for state employees.
Weekly Update: Shoring up the Rainy Day Fund, Overhauling Workforce Development, Investing in ClassroomsJuly 16, 2018
Last week, Governor Tom Wolf announced a $22 million deposit into the state’s Rainy Day fund, outlined his first-of-its-kind PAsmart initiative, and highlighted investments in pre-K and higher education.
June Jobs That Pay Update: Closing the Gender Pay Gap, Attacking Potholes, Expanding Workforce OpportunitiesJune 15, 2018
This month, the commonwealth made strides to end the gender pay gap, improve critical infrastructure, and expand opportunities for businesses to grow and collaborate with the teachers of tomorrow’s talent.
Last week, Governor Tom Wolf joined First Lady Frances Wolf to take executive action to address the gender pay gap, announced measures to reduce air pollution, and continued to rollout his Resurface PA initiative to fix potholes.
Last week, Governor Wolf celebrated the arrival of the first two super post-Panamax cranes at the Port of Philadelphia, highlighted the administration’s new Resurface PA initiative, and reiterated his support for raising the minimum wage.