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First Lady Frances Wolf Sounds Justice Bell to Kick-Off 100th Anniversary of Women’s Suffrage in Pennsylvania

King of Prussia, PA – Today, First Lady Frances Wolf commemorated the 100th anniversary of Pennsylvania’s ratification of the 19th Amendment giving women the right to vote by ringing the Justice Bell in Washington Memorial Hall in Valley Forge National Historical Park. The Justice Bell, a replica of the Liberty Bell, was created in 1915…

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Governor Wolf Encourages Pennsylvanians to Register to Vote in Celebration of 100th Anniversary of Women’s Suffrage in Pennsylvania

Harrisburg, PA – As part of the celebration of the 100th anniversary of Pennsylvania’s ratification of the 19th Amendment giving women the right to vote, today Governor Tom Wolf reminded Pennsylvanians to register to vote. “Voting is a precious right in our democracy and there’s no better way to honor Pennsylvania’s trailblazers than encouraging everyone…

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First Lady Frances Wolf Kicks Off Commemoration of 100th Anniversary of Women’s Suffrage

Harrisburg, PA – In celebration of the 100th anniversary of Pennsylvania’s ratification of the 19th Amendment giving women the right to vote, First Lady Frances Wolf is encouraging women in Pennsylvania to wear white on Monday, June 24 to honor the suffragettes who did the same to support the “Votes for Women” movement. Supporters can…

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Gov. Wolf, Attorney General, Elected Officials Rally in Support of Reproductive Rights

Ambler, PA – Today Governor Wolf, Attorney General Josh Shapiro, U.S. Rep. Madeleine Dean, Sen. Maria Collett, Rep. Mary Jo Daley, and state and local elected officials gathered with advocates and supporters in Ambler to reaffirm a commitment to protecting reproductive rights in Pennsylvania. “I am appalled by the legislation in Alabama, Georgia, Missouri, and…

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First Lady Frances Wolf Hosts Pay Equity Roundtable, Encourages Action to End Gender Pay Gap, Increase Minimum Wage in Pennsylvania

First Lady Frances Wolf and members of the Pennsylvania Commission for Women today joined business leaders, lawmakers and advocates for a roundtable discussion at Prototype PGH focused on creating economic equity for women in Pennsylvania by ending gender-based pay discrimination and increasing the commonwealth’s minimum wage to $15 per hour.

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