BLOG: Governor Wolf’s Week, Feb. 29 – Mar. 4, 2016

first_img SHARE Email Facebook Twitter Like Governor Tom Wolf on Facebook: The Blog,  Weekly Update This week, Governor Wolf announced several significant milestones in Pennsylvania, including the reversal of over 600 opioid overdoses in a little over a year by police across the commonwealth and Pennsylvania’s success in exceeding its 100-day goal of serving 550 homeless veterans by the end of 2015.Governor Wolf’s Week, 2/29-3/4/16Monday, 2/29/16Announced IPEG relocation and expansion, creating new jobs in Butler and Venango CountiesNewspapers across the state recognized Secretary Wetzel’s push for early education investment as a way to lower incarceration ratesTuesday, 3/1/16Recognized police departments and individual officers for carrying naloxoneKicked off Women’s History Month by honoring the contributions of Pennsylvania womenWednesday, 3/2/16Released a statement on the Federal EEOC Lawsuit against Pittsburgh-area Medical Facility for LGBT DiscriminationThursday, 3/3/16Provided an update on Pennsylvania efforts to end veterans homelessnessFriday, 3/4/16Made a “Jobs that Pay” tour stop at Urban Outfitters Headquarters in PhiladelphiaAnnounced Norac is to establish its first American manufacturing facility in Northampton CountyThe Department of Labor and Industry announced Pennsylvania’s unemployment rate declined to 4.6% in JanuaryICYMI: Best of The Blog this Week, 2/29-3/4/16BLOG: Gov. Wolf is Bringing Back Honest Budgeting to the CommonwealthBLOG: Corrections Secretary Wetzel Pushes Pre-K to Slow Prison Growth (ROUND-UP)BLOG: This Month, Let’s Remember the Historic Contributions of Pennsylvanian WomenBLOG: Wolf Administration Recognizes Police Departments, Individual Officers for Carrying Naloxone (ROUND-UP)BLOG: Pennsylvania’s Checkbook BLOG: Governor Wolf’s Week, Feb. 29 – Mar. 4, 2016center_img By: The Office of Governor Tom Wolf March 04, 2016last_img

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