The Potential Impact Energy Plan 'RGGI' May Have On Pennsylvanians' Electric Bills DebatedThere are some warnings that electricity rates could go up if Governor Wolf goes forward with an energy plan that links Pennsylvania to many other Northeastern states.
Pa. Lawmakers Vote To Bank Pandemic Funds, Boost Schools FundingA state budget that dumps billions in federal coronavirus money into savings, boosts spending on education and provides aid to nursing homes easily passed the Legislature on Friday.
Pennsylvania Republicans Eye Referendums To Get Past Gov. Wolf's VetoesRepublicans who control Pennsylvania’s Legislature are increasingly looking to take a different avenue to write laws, voter referendums, to get around Gov. Tom Wolf and make policy that the Democrat cannot block with his veto pen.
Governor Tom Wolf Orders All US, Commonwealth Flags Statewide To Half-Staff On Memorial DayGovernor Tom Wolf ordered all US and Commonwealth flags flown at public facilities to be lowered to half-staff for Memorial Day.
Pa. Gov. Tom Wolf Receives Second COVID-19 Vaccine ShotPennsylvania Governor Tom Wolf received his second dose of the Moderna vaccine Monday.
Gov. Wolf Announces Most COVID-19 Mitigation Orders Will Be Lifted By May 31Governor Tom Wolf announced Tuesday that COVID-19 mitigation orders except for the mask mandate will be lifted effective May 31.
Pa. Gov. Tom Wolf Celebrates Five-Year Anniversary Of Medical Marijuana ProgramPennsylvania Governor Tom Wolf marked the fifth anniversary of the Pennsylvania Medical Marijuana Act on Saturday.
Lawmakers Seek Long-Term Limit On Governors’ Emergency PowerAs governors loosen long-lasting coronavirus restrictions, state lawmakers across the U.S., including in Pennsylvania and Ohio, are taking actions to significantly limit the power they could wield in future emergencies.
Wolf Administration Says Initiative To Vaccinate Pa. Teachers, Staff Completed Ahead Of ScheduleThe Wolf administration announced that the initiative to vaccinate teachers and school staff in Pennsylvania has been completed ahead of schedule.
More Than 104,000 Teachers, School Staff, Contractors Vaccinated In PennsylvaniaAs of Friday morning, 104,331 teachers, school staff and contractors have received the Johnson & Johnson vaccine.
Pa. Gov. Tom Wolf Picks Top Election Adviser Veronica Degraffenreid To Lead Department Of StateVeronica Degraffenreid, a former senior election official in North Carolina, became Gov. Tom Wolf’s nominee to head of his Department of State, which oversees elections in Pennsylvania.
Commonwealth Flags Ordered To Fly At Half-Staff For Pa. State Senator David ArnoldGovernor Wolf has ordered commonwealth flags across the state to be flown at half-staff on Sunday in honor of the late Pennsylvania State Senator David Arnold.
COVID-19 In Pennsylvania: Gov. Wolf, Dept. Of Health Announce Updates To Phased Plan For COVID-19 VaccinesGovernor Tom Wolf and Dr. Rachel Levine announced a new phased plan for COVID-19 vaccine distribution in Pennsylvania.
Gov. Wolf: Pennsylvania National Guard Activated To Nation's Capital Through Inauguration DayGovernor Tom Wolf announced on Thursday that around 1,000 members of the Pennsylvania National Guard have been activated to help the National Guard in the nation's capital.
Judge Reaffirms Gov. Wolf's, Dr. Levine's Indoor Dining Ban; Denies Injunctive Relief For RestaurantsA commonwealth court judge ruled in favor of Governor Wolf's and Dr. Levine's temporary indoor dining ban on Wednesday.