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May 18, 2015, 15:30 ET

PennDOT, Police Partnering to Urge Increased Seat Belt Use

PennDOT, state and local police are partnering for nationwide "Click It or Ticket" seat-belt enforcement beginning today and running through June...

May 18, 2015, 12:42 ET

Pennsylvania Department of State Unveils Election Returns Website Redesign

Acting Secretary of the Commonwealth Pedro A. Cortés today announced the launch of a redesigned election returns...

May 11, 2015, 12:15 ET

Pennsylvania Department of State Announces Disciplinary Actions Against 146 Licensed, Commissioned Professionals and Organizations

The Pennsylvania Department of State took disciplinary actions against 146 licensed or commissioned professionals and organizations during the...

May 04, 2015, 10:04 ET

Acting Secretary Cortés Reminds Pennsylvanians About Absentee Ballot Deadline

Encouraging all Pennsylvanians to exercise their right to vote, Acting Secretary of the Commonwealth Pedro A. Cortés today reminded voters...

Apr 13, 2015, 12:34 ET

Secretary of the Commonwealth Reminds Pennsylvanians of April 20 Voter Registration Deadline

Acting Secretary of the Commonwealth Pedro A. Cortés today reminded Pennsylvanians to register to vote for the May 19 primary...

Apr 10, 2015, 11:45 ET

Pennsylvania Department of State Announces Disciplinary Actions Against 54 Licensed, Commissioned Professionals and Organizations

The Department of State took disciplinary actions against 54 licensed or commissioned professionals and organizations during the month of March,...

Dec 16, 2014, 14:28 ET

Pennsylvania Department of State Announces Disciplinary Actions Taken Against 81 Licensed, Commissioned Professionals, Organizations

The Department of State took disciplinary actions against 81 licensed or commissioned professionals and organizations during the month of November,...

Dec 15, 2014, 08:51 ET

PA Secretary of Commonwealth Announces List of Candidates and Committees Which Missed Campaign Finance Filing Deadline

 Secretary of the Commonwealth Carol Aichele today announced the list of candidates and candidates' authorized committees that failed to file...

Nov 18, 2014, 13:36 ET

Pennsylvania Enhances Voter List Accuracy with National Voter Registration Crosscheck Program

This week Pennsylvania is taking a step toward enhancing the accuracy of its voter registration rolls by participating in the Interstate Voter...

Nov 12, 2014, 11:55 ET

Department of State Announces Disciplinary Actions Taken Against 92 Licensed, Commissioned Professionals, Organizations

The Department of State took disciplinary actions against 92 licensed or commissioned professionals and organizations during the month of October,...

Oct 21, 2014, 11:41 ET

Department of State Announces Campaign Finance Information Available on Mobile App

Secretary of the Commonwealth Carol Aichele today announced the Corbett Administration is for the first time making campaign finance information...

Oct 08, 2014, 13:22 ET

PA Department of State Launches Additional Online Services to Help Corporations and Professional License Holders

 Secretary of the Commonwealth Carol Aichele today announced the Corbett Administration is launching several new online services to help...

Sep 29, 2014, 10:28 ET

October 6 is Deadline to Register to Vote in Pennsylvania

Secretary of the Commonwealth Carol Aichele today reminded Pennsylvanians that Monday, Oct. 6, is the last day to register to vote for the Nov. 4...

Sep 12, 2014, 13:59 ET

PennDOT, State Police Participate in National Child Passenger Safety Week

State Police and PennDOT are encouraging motorists to participate in free child passenger safety seat checkups throughout Pennsylvania as the...

Jul 02, 2014, 11:33 ET

PennDOT, State Police Partner for Impaired-Driving Enforcement through Independence Day Holiday

PennDOT, the Pennsylvania State Police and local police are partnering to make the Independence Day holiday travel safer through enforcement...

Jun 26, 2014, 10:00 ET

Pennsylvania Secretary of Commonwealth Announces List of Candidates and Committees Which Missed Campaign Finance Filing Deadline

Secretary of the Commonwealth Carol Aichele today announced the list of candidates and candidates' authorized committees that failed to file...

May 19, 2014, 11:56 ET

PennDOT, Police Partnering to Encourage Increased Seat-Belt Use

PennDOT, Pennsylvania State and local police are partnering for a nationwide "Click It or Ticket" seat-belt enforcement which starts today, May 19...

May 16, 2014, 09:43 ET

Pennsylvania Secretary of Commonwealth Announces List of Candidates and Committees Which Missed Campaign Finance Filing Deadline

Secretary of the Commonwealth Carol Aichele today announced the list of candidates and candidates' authorized committees that failed to file...

Apr 14, 2014, 12:26 ET

April 21 is Deadline to Register to Vote in Pennsylvania Primary

Secretary of the Commonwealth Carol Aichele today reminded Pennsylvanians that Monday, April 21, is the last day to register to vote for the May 20...

Mar 05, 2014, 10:39 ET

Pennsylvania Department of State Announces Disciplinary Actions Taken Against 106 Licensed, Commissioned Professionals, Organizations

 Secretary of the Commonwealth Carol Aichele announced today that the Department of State took disciplinary actions against 106 licensed or...