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Jul 22, 2014, 10:32 ET

Pennsylvania Governor's Innovation Office Presents Innovator Awards to State Agencies

Seven state agencies are being recognized for reducing costs, increased productivity and improving service by the Governor's Innovation...

Jul 16, 2014, 15:34 ET

Governor Corbett and Team PA Announce $450,000 for Governor's Schools of Excellence in Summer 2015

Governor Tom Corbett and Team Pennsylvania Foundation (Team PA) President and CEO Laura Williams today announced that $450,000 in funding through...

Jul 16, 2014, 10:00 ET

Pennsylvania is First to Receive National Awards in All Categories for Human Resource Management

 Governor Corbett announced today that Pennsylvania's Office of Administration has received national awards in all three categories for...

Jul 11, 2014, 14:22 ET

Governor Corbett Signs Budget Continuing Investments in "Healthy PA"

Governor Tom Corbett signed into law the 2014-15 state budget that invests more than $12.8 billion in total funds for health and human services...

Jul 10, 2014, 14:04 ET

Pennsylvania Releases Guidelines for Physicians on Use of Prescription Opioids

 On behalf of Governor Tom Corbett, the Pennsylvania Departments of Drug and Alcohol Programs and Health, in partnership with the Pennsylvania...

Jul 10, 2014, 13:26 ET

Governor Corbett Signs Budget that Invests a Record $12 Billion in Education

Governor Tom Corbett today signed into law the 2014-15 state budget that invests a record $12 billion in state funding for students in...

Jul 09, 2014, 16:00 ET

Governor Corbett Announces Pennsylvania is Receiving Federal Dollars for Local Parks, Outdoor Recreation

 Governor Tom Corbett today announced that Pennsylvania will receive $1.37 million from the federal Land and Water Conservation Fund for local...

Jun 30, 2014, 15:50 ET

Governor Corbett Signs Execution Warrants

Governor Tom Corbett today signed execution warrants for two men, one convicted of killing an elderly woman during a home robbery in Allegheny...

Jun 27, 2014, 11:52 ET

Pennsylvania Governor Corbett, Attorney General Kane Announce Highmark and UPMC Agreement to Key Conditions Protecting Patients and Consumers

Governor Tom Corbett and Attorney General Kathleen Kane announced today that Highmark and UPMC have reached a comprehensive transition agreement...

Jun 24, 2014, 11:00 ET

Governor Corbett Announces Philadelphia-Based Food Manufacturer Dietz & Watson to Expand and Create a New 'Food Campus' in Tacony

Continuing to advance his JOBS1st PA initiative, Governor Tom Corbett today joined with Philadelphia Mayor Michael A. Nutter to announce that Dietz...

Jun 20, 2014, 15:02 ET

Governor Corbett Congratulates Eight Pennsylvania School Districts for Receiving Literacy Innovation Awards

 Governor Tom Corbett today congratulated eight Pennsylvania school districts for receiving the Keystones to Opportunity Innovation Awards for...

Jun 20, 2014, 11:00 ET

Governor Corbett Announces Positive Response to Request for Healthy Pennsylvania Private Coverage Option Insurers

Governor Corbett today announced that nine commercial organizations have submitted successful applications to participate as an insurer in the...

Jun 16, 2014, 15:10 ET

Governor Corbett Signs Historic Chesapeake Bay Agreement

 Governor Tom Corbett today joined executives from Delaware, Maryland, New York, Virginia, West Virginia, Washington, D.C., and the U.S....

Jun 12, 2014, 13:42 ET

Governor Corbett Announces Funding, Tax Credits to Create Affordable Housing for Pennsylvania Families

 Governor Tom Corbett today announced the award of $20.4 million in federal tax credits and $8.5 million in federal PennHOMES funding for the...

Jun 12, 2014, 13:09 ET

Governor Corbett Approves State Action Plan to Aid Pennsylvania Families Affected by Alzheimer's Disease and Related Disorders

Governor Tom Corbett today announced his approval of the Pennsylvania State Plan for Alzheimer's Disease and Related Disorders (ADRD), which...

Jun 12, 2014, 11:10 ET

Pennsylvania Governor Corbett Announces $12.5 Million Available for Energy Development Authority Grants and Loans

Governor Tom Corbett and the Department of Environmental Protection (DEP) today announced that the Pennsylvania Energy Development Authority...

Jun 03, 2014, 17:13 ET

Corbett Announces Act 13 Impact Fee County and Municipal Distributions; Revenues Surpass $630 Million to Benefit Local Communities Across the Commonwealth

Governor Tom Corbett today announced that county and municipal allocation amounts from the Act 13 natural gas impact fee are now available for...

Jun 02, 2014, 12:37 ET

Governor Corbett Expresses Concerns Regarding New EPA Regulations That Could Eliminate Pennsylvania Jobs

Governor Tom Corbett released the following statement regarding new regulations issued today by the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA)...

Jun 02, 2014, 09:45 ET

Pennsylvania Governor Corbett Announces "Patients First" Leadership Team

Governor Tom Corbett today issued the following statement regarding the ongoing contractual dispute between UPMC and Highmark in western...

May 23, 2014, 14:02 ET

Pennsylvania Governor Corbett Issues Executive Order Protecting State Forests, Parks from Gas Leasing that Involves Surface Disturbance

Governor Tom Corbett today issued an executive order prohibiting leasing for natural gas development in Pennsylvania's state parks and forests that...

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