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More than 650 Youth Advocates to Rally at State Capitol; ...

More than 650 youth advocates from the TRU (Tobacco Resistance Unit) will join adult advocates in Harrisburg in support of strong Tobacco 21 legislation that...

Governor Wolf Thanks Legislators for Unveiling His PA GI Bill

Governor Tom Wolf today thanked legislators for unveiling his PA GI bill to support Pennsylvania National Guard members’ families in their post-secondary education pursuits. “Thank...

Lawmakers Announce Legislation to End the Death Penalty in Pennsylvania

Sen. Sharif Street (D-Philadelphia), Sen. Katie Muth (D-Berks, Chester, Montgomery), and Rep. Chris Rabb (D-Philadelphia) were joined by advocates as they called for ending...

Governor Wolf Pushes Further Investments in Early Childhood Development

Governor Tom Wolf continued to push for additional investments to support the youngest Pennsylvanians at the Pennsylvania Early Learning Investment Commission’s Economic Summit. The...

PA Lawmakers Unanimously Adopts ‘World Asthma Day’ Resolution

Increasing awareness and support for the more than 1 million Pennsylvanians living with asthma is the goal of a resolution the House adopted unanimously...

Pennsylvania Releases State Climate Action Plan, Join U.S. Climate Alliance

At a press event earlier today at the State Capitol, Pennsylvania Governor Tom Wolf announced his decision for the state to join the U.S....

Department of Health Focused on Initiatives to Prevent Violence Affecting Youth

Health Secretary Dr. Rachel Levine highlighted the negative effects of violence on youth who are exposed to it and ways to prevent it through...

Senator Brewster Hails Auditor General’s Call for More Mental Health Funding...

State Sen. Jim Brewster (D-Allegheny/Westmoreland) – a strong advocate for additional mental health funding — applauded state Auditor General Eugene DePasquale’s recent call for...

Governor Wolf Pushes ‘Strongest Workforce in the Nation’ Plans

Governor Tom Wolf joined the opening celebration of the Johnson Controls Inc. (JCI) Commercial HVAC Pathways Vocational Lab. The North Philadelphia facility in the...

New Funding Will Help Break Barriers for Employment in Philadelphia

Governor Tom Wolf announced the approval of new funding for Community College of Philadelphia to support the Pathways to Advanced Manufacturing job training program....

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