On Monday, March 12, Governor Wolf unveiled his “Citizens First” ethics reform plan which includes a gift ban for public officials, ‘no budget, no pay’ legislation, public official expense reform, and steps to curb the influence of special interests in Harrisburg.
Weekly Update: Revitalizing Infrastructure, Expanding Pennsylvania’s Workforce, and Enhancing Learning in SchoolsMarch 12, 2018
Last week, Governor Wolf announced around 146 anticipated highway and bridge projects, outlined plans for a new workforce development initiative to connect residents to jobs, and awarded $1.2 million in grants for the expansion of skills training at vocational centers and schools in 38 districts.
Weekly Update: Supporting Pennsylvania’s Workers, Fighting the Opioid Crisis, and Learning How to Best Combat Gun ViolenceMarch 05, 2018
Last week, Governor Wolf issued a statement supporting PA’s worker, continued his fight against the opioid epidemic, and hosted a listening session on gun violence in Philadelphia.
On Thursday, March 1, Governor Wolf continued his fight against the opioid epidemic, when he announced an initiative to remove barriers for people receiving medication-assisted treatment (MAT) for opioid use disorder.
Weekly Update: Offering Health Care Solutions, Supporting Medical Marijuana Patients, and Ensuring Public SafetyFebruary 26, 2018
Last week, Governor Wolf joined governors to lay out a bipartisan plan to improve our nation’s health care, announced that more than 1,300 medical marijuana patients have received medication from a dispensary, and signed a bill to ensure that convicted sexual offenders remain subject to registration requirements.