Last week, Governor Wolf announce a new $1.5 million Gun Violence Reduction Initiative, expand student training programs in Northwest PA, and created a committee to investigate and disseminate findings related to maternal deaths.
Weekly Update: Fighting for a Severance Tax, Connecting Workers and Manufacturers, and Advocating for Criminal Justice ReformMay 07, 2018
Last week, Governor Tom Wolf introduced legislation that would create a commonsense severance tax, announced a new fellowship program to connect students and businesses, and called for criminal justice reform in PA.
Last week, Governor Wolf outlined executive action to continue addressing the opioid crisis, announced more than 300 new jobs, and discussed his first-of-its-kind PAsmart proposal to significantly invest in skills training for 21st century jobs.
This week, Governor Tom Wolf took action to combat domestic violence, announced new funding to help create workforce training programs, and supported seniors through senior center grants.
On Monday, Governor Wolf signed SB 449, also known as Tierne’s Law, sponsored by Senator Camera Bartolotta.