Gov. Wolf To Impose Higher Wage, Sick Pay Requirements On Companies Getting State IncentivesIn a stalemate with lawmakers over raising the minimum wage or requiring companies to have paid sick leave, Gov. Tom Wolf says he will impose those requirements on companies getting loans, grants or tax breaks from the state.
70 Percent Of Pennsylvanian Adults Fully Vaccinated Against COVID-19Seventy percent of Pennsylvanian adults are fully vaccinated against COVID-19.
Gov. Tom Wolf Pushes Equity In COVID-19 Vaccine AccessWhile Pennsylvania has been doing better than most other states in getting vaccinated against COVID, Gov. Tom Wolf says the state has been lagging in equity.
Wolf Administration Looking For School Bus Drivers In 3-Pronged Plan To Keep Kids Learning In PersonGov. Tom Wolf's administration laid out plans Thursday aimed at addressing the problems school districts across the Commonwealth are facing due to the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic.
Gov. Tom Wolf: $24M In Funding Available To Address Gun ViolenceGov. Tom Wolf says $24 million in state funding is still available to address community violence.
Senate Democrats Vow To Block GOP Subpoena Of 7 Million Pennsylvanians' Detailed Voter InformationRepublicans in Pennsylvania are continuing their pursuit of a "forensic investigation" of the 2020 election.
Auditor: Wolf Administration's Business Shutdown Waiver Program Was 'Flawed'A Wolf administration program that allowed Pennsylvania businesses to seek waivers to remain open in the early days of the coronavirus pandemic was deeply flawed, using criteria that shifted constantly and giving inconsistent and subjective answers to business owners struggling to stay afloat, the state’s chief fiscal watchdog said Tuesday.
John Wetzel Leaving As Prisons Chief, Gov. Tom Wolf Names Acting SuccessorPennsylvania Corrections Secretary John Wetzel will soon leave the job he’s held for more than a decade and be replaced by a top administrator at the agency, Democratic Gov. Tom Wolf announced Monday.
Pa. Prison Guards Union Asks Court To Review Gov. Tom Wolf's Vax-Or-Test MandateThe union that represents corrections officers in Pennsylvania prisons wants a state court to intervene over the governor’s recent mandate that they all get coronavirus vaccines or submit to weekly testing.
Gov. Tom Wolf Orders Flags To Fly At Half-Staff In Honor Of Washington County FirefighterThe Commonwealth Flag will fly at half-staff in honor of a fallen Washington County firefighter.
State Leaders Declare Weather Emergency And Warn It's Not Over YetIn anticipation of the impact of Ida on Pennsylvania, Gov. Tom Wolf signed an emergency weather declaration Tuesday night.
Gov. Tom Wolf's Carbon-Pricing Plan Clears Last Regulatory HurdleThe centerpiece of Gov. Tom Wolf’s plan to fight climate change passed its last regulatory hurdle Wednesday.
Pennsylvania Mandates Masks For K-12 SchoolsMasks will be required in all Pennsylvania K-12 schools, Gov. Tom Wolf announced Tuesday.
Pittsburgh Mayor Bill Peduto Joins 59 Cities Worldwide Ready To 'Immediately' Welcome Afghan RefugeesMayor Bill Peduto says Pittsburgh is one of nearly 60 cities across the world ready to immediately welcome Afghan refugees.
Republican Leaders Reject Gov. Tom Wolf's Call For Mandating Masks In SchoolsTop Republican lawmakers on Thursday rejected Democratic Gov. Tom Wolf’s call for legislation mandating masks in schools, saying it should remain a local decision.