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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...

Feb 07, 2014, 12:29 ET

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...

Feb 07, 2014, 12:02 ET

Pennsylvania Department of State Announces Disciplinary Actions Taken Against 29 Licensed, Commissioned Professionals, Organizations

The Department of State took disciplinary actions against 29 licensed or commissioned professionals and organizations during the month of January,...

Jan 14, 2014, 10:30 ET

Pennsylvania Sees Successful Start to Business Friendly Expedited Corporation Filing Service

Several dozen corporations took advantage of Pennsylvania's new expedited filing service during its first week in operation.  "Businesses...

Jan 08, 2014, 14:10 ET

Pennsylvania Department of State Announces Disciplinary Actions Taken Against 115 Licensed, Commissioned Professionals, Organizations

The Department of State took disciplinary actions against 115 licensed or commissioned professionals and organizations during the month of...

Dec 18, 2013, 10:10 ET

Pennsylvania State Police Changing Cadet Eligibility Requirements

In an effort to entice active-duty military members and veterans and those with full-time law enforcement experience, the Pennsylvania State Police...

Dec 13, 2013, 12:00 ET

Pennsylvania Secretary of Commonwealth Announces List of Candidates and Committees Who 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...

Dec 05, 2013, 11:45 ET

Pennsylvanians Urged to Join 'Project Blue Light' in Honor of Fallen Officers

The Pennsylvania State Police is asking people once again this year to display a blue light in their home or office window during the holiday...

Dec 04, 2013, 11:10 ET

Pennsylvania Department of State Announces Disciplinary Actions Taken Against 141 Licensed, Commissioned Professionals, Organizations

The Department of State took disciplinary actions against 141 licensed or commissioned professionals and organizations during the month of...

Nov 21, 2013, 13:10 ET

U.S. Postal Service Wins Court Order to Protect Pennsylvania Businesses from Scam Artist

Secretary of the Commonwealth Carol Aichele today announced an investigation by the U.S. Postal Inspection Service, supported by the Department of...

Nov 06, 2013, 11:40 ET

Pennsylvania Department of State Announces Disciplinary Actions Taken Against 32 Licensed, Commissioned Professionals, Organizations

The Department of State took disciplinary actions against 32 licensed or commissioned professionals and organizations during the month of October,...